Partners of the Expedition


Oakley was created for world-class athletes, those who see the limits of possibility as just another challenge.  Decades of Oakley innovation have been awarded more than 540 patents that elevate physics to the level of art. Technologies transcend sports to enhance the lives of consumers, and more than 110 countries now enjoy a full array of market-leading products including premium sunglasses, goggles, prescription eyewear, apparel, footwear and accessories. Oakley is happy to give his support to Arctic05 & to this Polar sailing expedition. The crew members are equipped with Oakley “Polarized Radar”, Lifestyle Sunny sunglasses & "Snow Goggle Crowbar". Eyewear is Oakley’s passion. We make the difference, and you reap the benefits when you strap a pair of Oakley’s on your head! You wish to know more about Oakley’s products, simply surf under

International Tools Service (I.T.S.) is a firm with more than 30 years of experience in the professional tooling business which has a showroom of more than 2000m2. I.T.S. is a force to be reckoned on when it comes to the industrial maintenance & equipment for building, leisure, automobile sectors, not to mention the import and export of diverse tools. I.T.S. is happy to give his support to Arctic05 & to this Polar sailing expedition. I.T.S. will offer to each crew member a Parka jacket.  For I.T.S. it’s essential to be associated to human & sports challenges. You wish to know more about I.T.S. products & services, simply surf under You are very welcome to come to I.TS. "Open Doors" on the 25-26 of September 2009!


Arctic05 & kids website Kid City have joined forces to attract your attention on Polar beauties and the importance to respect our earth. Come with Patrick to the heart of this extreme Polar expedition by sail called “Arctic Calling”. Patrick will update you on Kid City website with some breaking news, pictures & educational reportages. Together, let’s discover under Kid City website the Arctic Ocean, its wildlife & the stunning landscapes of the Northwest icy Passage! Are you ready? Then click here to view the French version or if you prefer to view the Dutch version    


Kokatat is the leading watersports wear manufacturer with a comprehensive line of technical paddling apparel, from GORE-TEX® dry suits to life vests. Designed by paddlers for paddlers to meet the most challenging weather and water conditions. You’ll find a rich history of innovation, expedition field-testing, outstanding customer service and quality control behind every Kokatat product. Every single garment is checked by hand in our quality control department, and it’s this attention to detail that keeps our reputation alive, one garment at a time. Kokatat are happy to support Patrick Reader & Arctic05 during this sailing expedition with Kokatat following equipment: Expedition Dry Suit - ProFIT Tour life jacket - Pair Heavyweight Hand Jackets - Innercore & Outercore Longsleeve Top & Pants - Pair Scouts.For more information, please give our customer service crew a call at (707) 822-7621,, or log on to 


In the context of this Polar sailing expedition, Patrick Reader is committing to reduce & offset his climate impact in collaboration with CO2logic. In order to measure your personal climate impact, we invite you to surf under r

If you wish to illustrate your Press & Media articles with extraordinary Polar pictures (fi photos of this Polar sailing expedition with code name “Arctic Calling” …), please order my photos by surfing under Belga’s Press Agency website (search under Patrick Reader) - the funds will directly be paid to Arctic05 International Polar Organisation - click here to go to Belga Pictures


As an e Marketing agency, communication is for Wanabe a passion. Combining this passion with our citizenship responsibility to protect the environment is captivating. Thanks to Patrick to have invited us to collaborate in the designing of his International Polar Organisation website named . We wish him all the very best of luck to succeed with this new Polar expedition. Wanabe is happy to give its support by designing & issuing Arctic Calling expedition' Newsletters. You wish to know more about Wanabe’s activities, simply surf under

The fitness center Physical Golden Club has 25 years of experience in Wellness & Health.  With its 1000 m², one can practice so many sports courses (aerobic, fat burner, spinning, Krav Maga, stretching, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu …), bodybuilding, hammam, sauna & solarium. The Golden Club is where Patrick is training to be fit as exercise shapes and strengthens both body and soul. The Physical Golden Club is more then happy to give his support to Patrick to bring him for the start this Polar sailing expedition to his best physical form. You wish to know more about the Physical Golden Club, simply surf under


Belgian Golf Club La Bruyère is pleased to give his support to Arctic05 by positioning on his golf course Arctic05's flags in order to promote this Polar expedition. You are welcome to visit this lovely Belgian golf course at the heart of the Brabant Wallon: 1, Rue Jumerée in 1495 Sart-Dames-Avelines - Belgium - Phone : +32 (0)71/87.72.67 -