South Pole Solo Team

Hannah Mckeand

Hannah McKeand

Consultant and Coach

Hannah is one of the most accomplished polar explorers and adventurers of our time. Among many of her accomplishments, she has held the record for the fastest journey (man or woman) to the South Pole, and has skied to the South Pole more times than anyone in history (six, so far). Hannah is a Guinness World Record Holder, a Sue Ryder Foundation Woman of the Year and a National Geographic Society Adventurer of the Year nominee.


Lisa Renee Tumninello

Lisa Renee Tumminello

Personal Trainer

Lisa Renee is an accomplished road cyclist having competed for years as a pro racer on a variety of cycling teams. More recently she has taken to ultra-endurance cycling events, including a solo of the Race Across the West (Oceanside, CA to Durango, CO) and as member of a 4-woman team for the Race Across America (RAAM). In her work life, Lisa Renee is an international presenter for athletic coaches and is a head coach for the Steamboat Springs High School Track and Cross Country teams.


Kirsten Lautrup

Kirsten Lautrup

Expedition Manager

Kirsten has lived throughout the United States and abroad and currently calls Littleton, Colorado home. She loves to rock climb, run, and hit the slopes with her two children. For questions or comments about the expedition contact Kirsten at: