Father & Son

Robert & Barney Swan

Robert Swan has been working side-by-side with his son Barney for the past 5 years. Together they are joining forces to embark on the South Pole Energy Challenge on November 15th, 2017. Learning to work together, despite generational and character differences, has turned into a story of commitment that will be tested to the ends of the Earth.


Robert Swan

Robert has dedicated his life to protecting Antarctica and our planet at large. Read More.


Barney Swan

Barney has a passion to give back to the places he loves exploring, and co-directs 2041’s expeditions & projects. Read More.