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Land Rover Magazine Issue 39

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Icelandic surfing, enabled by the new Land Rover Defender | Artisanal globe-making in London with Bellerby & Co | Gallery of stunning drone photography | Author Helen Russell explores the meaning of happiness | Exclusive short story by Jean Macneil


LAND ROVER MAGAZINE TEAM Sean Thomas Sean is an award-winning journalist but most well-known as a Sunday Times bestselling writer, publishing novels including The Ice Twins under the pseudonym S K Tremayne. “I feel most alive when in the far north such as Greenland, Iceland or the Solovetsky Islands. I love how challenging and beautiful the landscape is.” Sean felt right at home in the wilderness of the Netherlands tracking European bison (p30). We asked our CONTRIBUTORS Helen Russell Internationally bestselling author of The Atlas of Happiness, Russell lives in Denmark and writes for publications including The Observer, Stylist and Grazia. “I feel most free when on my paddleboard in the Vejle Fjord. It’s where I learned to love the water, and I’m often joined by a seal or porpoise.” Read about Helen’s insightful study of happiness (p52). – where do they feel most alive? Tanveer Badal A Los Angeles-based travel and hotel photographer who has explored more than 50 countries, Badal’s photographs have appeared in The New York Times, Condé Nast Traveler and BBC Travel. “There’s nothing like going on a sunrise safari in Africa, driving through Kruger National Park and watching wild animals take their first drink of the day.” Tanveer shot the stunning landscape of California’s Napa Valley (p58). James Brown Most recently Editor-in-Chief at FourFourTwo, Brown has edited magazines including Loaded, GQ and Quintessentially. “I’m in my element when walking on Winchelsea Beach at dawn when not a soul is around.” James interviewed boxing legend Anthony Joshua (p38). Editor Conor McNicholas Managing editor Sachin Rao Art director Jon Wiggins Picture editor Rebecca Naylor Copy editors Bryony Coleman, Alex Briand Account managers Adrianna Juraszek, Hannah McDonald Business & strategy director Ann Hartland Production controller John Morecraft Production director Vanessa Salter Consultant director Kerry Smith Advertising director Alisa Stamenkovic To advertise in Land Rover Magazine please call +44 (0)20 7550 8170 or email Cedar Communications CEO Clare Broadbent Global business development director Christina da Silva Creative director Stuart Purcell Commercial director Justine Daly Finance director Jane Moffett Compliance director Karen Huxley For Land Rover Direct Communications Manager Hannah Rintoul-Hoad Head of Editorial Victoria Kirby-Keyes Brand Communications Director Richard Agnew Customer Experience Director Fiona Pargeter Land Rover Magazine is published twice a year by Cedar Communications Limited, 85 Strand, London WC2R 0DW on behalf of Land Rover, Abbey Road, Whitley, Coventry CV3 4LF. © 2019 Cedar Communications Limited Cedar believes in the highest standards in journalistic integrity. Editorial material and RSLQLRQVH[SUHVVHGGRQRWQHFHVVDULO\UHŴHFW the views of the publisher or of Land Rover. The publisher and Land Rover do not accept responsibility for the advertising content. While every care is taken in compiling the contents of Land Rover MagazineVSHFLƓFDWLRQV features and equipment shown in this magazine are subject to change and may vary by country. All necessary permissions were obtained for ƓOPDQGSKRWRJUDSK\LQUHVWULFWHGDFFHVVDUHDV Information was correct at the time of going to print. For additional vehicle information, contact your authorised Land Rover retailer. Please drive responsibly on- and off-road. This magazine does not accept unsolicited manuscripts, photographs or illustrations. Material in this publication may not be reproduced in any form without permission. 10

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Land Rover Magazine showcases stories from around the world that celebrate inner strength and the drive to go Above and Beyond.

In this issue, New Defender is put through its paces by two inspirational young adventurers as they prepare for an expedition to the South Pole. We also celebrate 50 years of Range Rover by taking a journey of discovery to Dubai. As well as looking back, we look to future as a group of visionaries explain the technologies that could change the future for all of us.

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