Krzysztof Wielicki

Krzysztof Wielicki

Krzysztof Wielicki The Polish master Krzysztof Wielicki is a Polish mountaineer, born in Szklarka Przygodzicka on January 5th 1950. His entry into Himalayan mountaineering took place in 1980 with the first winter ascent of Everest with Leszek Cichy. An entrance with a bang, with the use o supplementary oxygen.It is … Read more

Jerzy Kukuczka The Polish Star

Jerzy Kukuczka in Hindukush region

It is 24 October 1989, Jerzy Kukuczka dies climbing the south face of Lhotse. Jerzy Kukuczka The news making the round of the world, the man considered to be the only one capable of competing with Reinhold Messner end his life trying to reach the Lhotse summit through the south … Read more