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"Explorers wanted: ordinary men and women wanted for an extraordinary adventure".
Seven hundred intrigued Irish men and women responded to this advertisement in the press. But there were only 24 places available.
Beyond Endurance is a four-part series that follows a group of wannabe explorers as they attempt to make it through the selection trials and on to the harsh Antarctic terrain of South Georgia in their attempt to follow in the footsteps of Sir Ernest Shackleton.
A Panache Production for RTÉ