Dan Butler and Chris Eastabrook aim to be the first to travel from Source to Sea of the Irrawaddy River. Northern most tip of Myamar to Southern Most tip, the longest river in Myanmar (previously known as Burma).
They will record and document wildlife, habitat, geography & history of the river as a record before completions of dams.
The Irrawaddy river is an ancient trade river with lots of history - can it help the future of the country by encouraging adventure tourism and tourism in general.
The expedition will be a joint British and Burmese expedition with 2 from each country, building closer ties between the two countries.
The kayaking footage is from Tom Parker, Pete Wood, Chris Eastabrook, Dan Butler, Pete Catterall, Spike Green and Adam Harmer.
The Music is Zombie Nation by Jose Travieso
The in-country footage is from the video Myanmar 2011 (vimeo.com/21911976) by Werner Vverbo