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Prince of Monaco reached the North Pole

April 17 2006
06:22

On the eve of Prince Albert II of Monaco has successfully reached the North Pole.

The expedition lasted four days and was devoted great-grandfather Prince - Albert I, the famous polar explorer. Descendant decided to make the journey to "draw public attention to the issue of the effects of global warming."

After a brief celebration at the North Pole expedition, and those who met her on the helicopter returned to the polar station "Barneo, which is located on a drifting ice floe in the area around 89 degrees north latitude, passes MIGnews.com.

48-year-old prince of Monaco Albert II - an experienced athlete: in his youth, he actively played football and handball, was fond of swimming, athletics and judo. In addition, he participated in the Paris-Dakar rally four times and played in the Olympics as a bobsledder.

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