2010 – Svalbard 360

Sebastian Plur Nilssen and Ludvig Fjeld attempt the world's first circumnavigation of Svalbard by kayak - a journey of over 2000km.

Sebastian Plur Nilssen and Ludvig Fjeld attempted the world’s first circumnavigation of Svalbard by kayak, a journey of over 2000km around the large and small islands that together make up this artic wilderness. Unfortunately, the expedition had to be halted when Sebastian was attacked by a polar bear. Prior to this dramatic event, they had a fabulous trip and you can read their daily blog posts on the expedition homepage.