Maverick climber calls off 'suicidal' solo bid to summit K2

Maverick climber calls off 'suicidal' solo bid to summit K2Russian-Polish climber Denis Urubko has called off his attempt to summit K2 alone during winter, a post on his former teammates’ Facebook page said Monday, after a weekend drama saw him begin what another climber had called a suicide mission. “Denis Urubko, according to his convictions regarding the end of the winter season, decided to leave the Winter Expedition on K2,” the statement said.


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