Know all about Preet Chandi, 1st 'woman of colour' to Trek Solo to the South Pole-Watch Video

17 Jan, 2022

Preet Chandi Biography: Preet Chandi is a British-born Sikh army officer who has made history by becoming the first Indian origin woman to complete a solo expedition to the South Pole. Ms Chandi's adventure began in November 2021. when she embarked on her journey without any support from Antarctica's Hercules Inlet. Chandi spent the next few weeks skiing solo across Antarctica and announced on January 3 that she had completed the 1126 km trek in 40 days.

"I made it to the South Pole where it's snowing," Ms Chandi announced on her blog. "Feeling so many emotions right now... it feels so surreal to finally be here," the 32-year-old, who has adopted the moniker "Polar Preet," said. 

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Who is Preet Chandi?

Preet Chandi Biography: She is an Indian origin explorer. She is also an athlete, psychologist and skier. She is a former British army officer, her army job started in 2007. She served for 14 years in the force then initiated her long expedition. Becoming the first woman of colour, she has travelled to the remotest corner, South Pole, that too alone. 

Preet Chandi Age

She was born in 1989 and is currently 32 years old. She was born in the North-west of England.

Preet Chandi Education

Her schooling was done at London’s High School. Chandi has completed a BSc. Degree in physiotherapy from St. George University situated in London. Further, she did her MSc in sports and exercise medicine from Queen Mary University, London. 

Preet Chandi Husband

David Jarman is the husband of Preet Chandi. He is an army reservist. The couple is engaged as of now. 

Preet Chandi Height and Weight

Height: 5’9 inch

Weight: Not Known

Preet Chandi Net Worth

Her net worth is not known.

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