According to previous statistics, there were over forty people on all 8 meters. The latest research shows that many of them were on the wrong peaks. Is it the biggest mistake in alpine history?
The South Tyrolean Tamara Lunger has communicated that, despite the circumstances, she wants to stick to her goal of climbing K2 in winter.
The shooting star of high altitude mountaineering, Nirmal Purja, reached the summit of K2 without artificial oxygen.
The K2 was climbed for the first time in winter. But while the summiteers were cheering, one of their colleagues died further down the mountain, who had turned back out of caution that morning.
After numerous unsuccessful attempts, K2 was first committed in winter. A pure Sherpa team managed this.
Adrian Ballinger is practically at home in the Himalayan mountains. In the film Breathtaking he takes you into the world of the 8ers and tells about his K000 expedition.