If we are facing in the right direction, all we have to do is keep on walking. –Buddha
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National Geographic selected Amy and Dave Freeman as two of their 2014 Adventurers of the Year. These American adventurers and educators completed a three-year, 11,647-mile (18,750 kilometers) journey across North America by kayak, canoe, doglsed and foot. When they skied across the Great Bear Lake in Canada, they encountered harshest weather, a ground blizzard with winds in excess of 40 miles per hour; they kept going…
National Geographic recognized 13 individuals for their achievements in exploration, adventure sports, conservation or humanitarianism. Live Science has a few photos of the winners take a look.