Teen Reaches South Pole

Amelia Hempleman-Adams skis to Antarctica, endures 13 nights on the ice.
1:23 | 12/10/11

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Tell you about a fearless sixteen year old girl who made history today and one of the most forbidding places on the planet the South Pole. What did she say about the thirteen nights on ice the -- doubts that temperatures of fifty below zero. And what did she say about the -- right by her side here's ABC's -- -- area. This is the frozen face a victory. At 1:30 Friday morning sixteen year old a million -- woman Adams became the youngest person to ski to the South Pole. This may just -- -- not to do them gray term direction of my. To prepare -- spent hours in a massive supermarket freezer in England incumbent yes -- have enough. -- -- parents. For about -- and she and her father of famous explorer tracked across 97 miles of ice in thirteen days did you learn anything about your dad that you didn't know before. That -- -- won't go or did you sleep. Here the cold as low was 58 below also -- -- -- her blog on day ten. Aching shoulders aching back blisters on my thumbs and -- But she says it was all worth it irate members are -- standing at the bottom of the world in the record books. Kelly can -- AS ABC news.

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