Helen Skelton at South Pole
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Blue Peter's Skelton completes South Pole challenge

Blue Peter presenter Helen Skelton has completed her gruelling 500 mile expedition across Antarctica for Sport Relief.

The 28-year-old endured numerous blisters, a hacking cough, stomach troubles and a bad bout of dehydration during her 18-day adventure.

She travelled by ski and kite, and became the first person to use a bike as part of an expedition to the Pole.

  • 23 Jan 2012
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