Antarctica : No Ordinary Place

AntarcticaAntarctica is by all accounts a beautiful place that is among the least touched by humans in the entire world. That is about to change for one lucky winner, who will get the chance of a lifetime to visit the frozen continent courtesy of Air New Zealand:

Antarctica: No Ordinary Place, No Ordinary Assignment is a new project sponsored by Air New Zealand. One lucky winner will undergo cold weather training in Christchurch, New Zealand early next year, then team up with National Geographic photographer Jason Edwards to fly to Antarctica for two weeks, in an effort to raise awareness about global environmental issues and the scientific research underway in Antarctica to address them. Essentially you’ll get the chance to take some bad-ass photos like this :

Jason EdwardsWhile there, the winning candidate will spend time exploring with Jason and use their unique storytelling skills to bring the experience to life for everyone back at home and create a unique voice for Antarctica. Intrepid candidates with strong communication skills can enter at

Philip Van der Vossen

Editor at Gunaxin
Philip Van der Vossen is the Editor of Gunaxin, a Men's Lifestyle Magazine that was established in 2008. Philip also created and hosts the Trail Trek Tour, a traveling series of off-road events for automotive media.

Additionally, Philip has served as Rally Director for the Washington Automotive Press Association, Speaker at IMPAcon and Blogs with Balls, Chairman of the Relay For Life of North Anne Arundel County, Examiner Team Leader for the Maryland Performance Excellence Awards, and Credentialed Founder of Capitals Outsider.

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