Endured Temperatures Of 31 Degrees Below Zero

NEW YORK (WLNY) — Prince Harry has a bit of a “party boy” reputation, but apparently, he can also keep things chill.

The 29-year-old member of the royal family spent nearly 24 hours in a giant freezer in preparation for an upcoming trip to the South Pole. The freezer was 31 degrees below zero, with wind speeds of 45 miles per hour.

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The prince wanted to simulate the conditions he’ll face on the 15 day, 200 mile expedition.

The royal son will join a group of injured British servicemen and women.

Last week, his brother, Prince William left his position in the military.

After serving in the Royal Air Force for seven-and-half years, Kensington Palace said William was hanging up his wings to focus on supporting “the work of The Queen and the Royal Family through a program of official engagements.”

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