A polish team makes the first winter ascent of Nanga Parbat in 2007. They are now attempt to climb K2, but Denis Urubko has set out alone. Photo: Artur Hajzer A polish team makes the first winter ascent of Nanga Parbat in 2007. They are now attempt to climb K2, but Denis Urubko has set out alone. Photo: Artur Hajzer
A polish team makes the first winter ascent of Nanga Parbat in 2007. They are now attempt to climb K2, but Denis Urubko has set out alone. Photo: Artur Hajzer

Brave or brash? Polish climbers wake to find team member has headed for K2 summit alone with no radio

The Polish team attempting to be the first to reach the summit of K2 in winter are surprised to find one of their members, Denis Urubko, has set out alone for the top

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A polish team makes the first winter ascent of Nanga Parbat in 2007. They are now attempt to climb K2, but Denis Urubko has set out alone. Photo: Artur Hajzer A polish team makes the first winter ascent of Nanga Parbat in 2007. They are now attempt to climb K2, but Denis Urubko has set out alone. Photo: Artur Hajzer
A polish team makes the first winter ascent of Nanga Parbat in 2007. They are now attempt to climb K2, but Denis Urubko has set out alone. Photo: Artur Hajzer
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