Author: Jonesy


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Garmin Connect Challenge Pre-training

Pre – training Episode  


Windows 8 Partnership Announced!

Jonesy and I have recently partnered up with Microsoft as part of the global launch of the Windows 8 platform. We’re super excited about the direction Windows 8 is heading and it’s an honour to be associated with this leading company. Over the coming weeks if you’re in Australia, you might see some TV commercials, […]


Top End Time Out!

We’ve just returned from an action packed 5 day whirlwind tour of Australia’s Top End! Tourism NT ran a competition for 2 people to join us on experiencing the very best of this wild and wonderful part of the Northern Territory. Two Sydney-siders: Garth & Ella were the lucky winners and we couldn’t have shared the […]

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Wow, I can’t believe this time last year we had our 18 XL North Face duffels packed and ready to depart on the biggest adventure of our lives. We had no idea what Antarctica was going to dish up and were eager to hook up to those bloody heavy sleds and start the long march south…. and […]

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Australian Tour HUGE Success!

We’ve toured round Australia’s major capital cities over the past month sharing our stories from Antarctica and launching Extreme South (our book) & DVD. The venues have been packed (in Sydney we had just over 800, all up about 1,600 people), it’s been incredibly rewarding to receive a number of standing ovations! The media schedule with the […]


What the hell is that?

Come hear Cas & Jonesy on their Australian Tour! Tickets selling fast:

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Ski Masters…

On day 71 of an 89 day expedition down in Antarctica. Cas and Jonesy (well Jonesy in particular) shows off some of the “sick” ski technique they’ve learnt over the previous 1500km. Pick up your copy of the Crossing the Ice documentary HERE


The beauty of Antarctica…

“Pain is Inevitable, suffering is optional”Come hear Cas & Jonesy on their Australian Tour! Tickets selling fast:      


89 days and 55kg later…

Antarctica took a massive toll on both our bodies. Before we left Cas weighed 101kg and Jonesy weighed 106kg…we returned both weighing 76kg. To find out what happened on this mammoth expedition come along to our national speaking series across Australia. Tickets available HERE  


National Speaking Tour Announced

Don’t miss your chance to be inspired by two extraordinary Australian adventurers, James Castrission (Cas) and Justin Jones (Jonesy) when the Extreme South Australian Tour 2012 passes through a city near you for one amazing night of adventure. The tour will also launch their book & DVD and the boys will be available to sign […]

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Update: Keeping busy

  Sorry guys, it’s been a while – so much has been happening! A couple of weeks after returning from Antarctica we headed over to Thailand for Cas’ wedding. It was incredible – absolute paradise, oh.. and the climbing was pretty good as well! (Jonesy jumping in here – Cas is probably one of the […]

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Ep15: More delays…

Cas gets a phone call from ALE (the crew flying us down to Antarctica) and the news isn’t great.. Join our Facebook page to follow the journey!

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Ep14: Training overview

A South Pole expedition is all about the training and planning leading up into trip So on the eve of our departure, let’s have a look back over the past yr and the various training that we’ve done in the lead up! Join our Facebook page to follow the journey!


Departure Party!!

Well Cas and Jonesy have finally got their act together and are heading off to Antarctica! So, come around, have a beer and say goodbye and good luck to the boys before they head to the real great southern land… What better excuse to have a party! Friday 30th September : 5.30pm – late Aurora […]

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Ep13: Jonesy gets laser eye surgery

Down in Antarctica Jonesy can’t be messing around with frozen contact lenses or fogged glasses. He went under the laser and the results were AMAZING. Better than 20/20 vision!   A huge thanks to Dr Con Moshegov from Perfect Vision for giving me my sight back – JJ Join our Facebook page to follow the […]