Ola Skinnarmo is one of Sweden's most famous and best adventurers. He has a long background of exciting expeditions:
- In December 1998, Ola became the first Swede and the youngest ever to reach the South Pole alone. He skied 120 miles in 60 days.
- In 2000, he set off on an expedition to the North Pole from Siberia. 48 days later, after being attacked by polar bears and daily temperatures of -30 degrees Celsius, Ola reached the North Pole. The first Swede ever to do so.