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She Is Amazing! Watch ‘Tractor Girl’ Make It to the South Pole

‘Tractor Girl’, whose real name is Manon Ossevoort, has driven by tractor to her dream destination – the South Pole.

As the above video shows, she and her team drove across the icy terrain non-stop for over a week utilizing the 24 hour sunlight of the Antarctic summer to cover more than 2000 km to make their destination by their deadline.

The expedition took three years of planning and preparation.

The 38-year-old former actress and mom of one looks right at home in her red Massey Ferguson MF 5610, and so she should:

She has already traveled tractor style across Europe and Africa.


‘Tractor Girl’ Manon Ossevoort (bottom left) with her team having reached the South Pole. (Twitter)
‘Tractor Girl’ Manon Ossevoort (bottom left) with her team having reached the South Pole. (Twitter)

But if you think the above is amazing then make sure you see the video below showing excerpts of her tractor travels through Africa. You’ll find this Dutch woman is a pretty down to earth person full of optimism and humor.


James Burke
What keeps the world ticking? James is always looking for the answer and the latest news from around the globe. When he's not behind his computer, he's basking in the Thailand sun, or dreaming of the southern hemisphere, where he grew up in rural Australia.

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