Erling Kagge

Explorer, publisher, author, lawyer, art collector, entrepreneur and politician

Erling Kagge

Erling Kagge is an explorer, publisher, author, lawyer, art collector, entrepreneur and politician. He is the first person to reach the North Pole, South Pole and the summit of Mount Everest on foot. In 1992/93, Kagge completed the first unsupported and solo expedition to the South Pole, covering the 814-mile (1,310 km) route in 50 days.