Tom Avery

Tom Avery is one of the brightest stars among the new generation of young explorers. As one of only forty-one people in history to have reached both the North and South Poles on foot and a veteran of over a dozen mountain and polar expeditions, Tom holds several exploration world records and is listed in the "Guinness Book of World Records" for leading "the fastest surface journey to the North Pole." He lives in Wimbledon, England. Visit the author at