Mar 25, 2020
The Death Zone
India’s premier trail runner dreams up new mountaineering speed ascents in his home of Manali. No one in the entire country has even attempted something like this.
A team of 10 Nepalese climbers including Nirmal "Nims" Purja reached the summit of K2 at approximately 5pm local time, completing one of the last great challenges in mountaineering.
Fair warning. Once you get used to the battery-powered heating, you’ll find it difficult to wear anything else outdoors again.