Finances are just as important for any expedition as proper preparation and training. The total expected costs for this expedition is £65,000. (Costs may be subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances). All volunteers and team members, including Tom, are unpaid, and will not receive any financial benefits from this expedition or sponsorship.
A cost breakdown can be seen below:
£57,000 – Logistics to and in Antarctica and all costs in Antarctica.
£3000 – Return flights to Chile.
£2000 – Insurance
£3000 – Training and equipment.
Without the valuable and generous support from the expedition sponsor’s Tom’s journey would be no where!