However,when he heard that Robert Peary claimed to have already reached the North Pole,he made last minute plans and decided to pursue the South Pole.
Roald next planned an expedition to reach North pole.
on january 14, 1911 Amundsen's ship, the Fram , arrived at the Bay of Whales in Antarctica.
He became a crew member on various ships in 1887. In 1903 Roald commanded an expedition to reach the North Pole.
He kept this a secret until the last minut.He was in a race with British explorer Robert Scott to be the first to the south pole.
Roald next plane to reach the south pole
from Then on his goal was to become a pilot. at
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