BREAKING NEWS: Bargiel makes history with first K2 ski descent

Andrzej Bargiel seen at the K2 Ski Challenge in Karakorum on July 22, 2018. Andrzej Bargiel is seen on his ascent of K2 in Pakistan on July 21, 2018. The Polish ski mountaineer made history this Sunday as the first man to ski down from the summit of K2, the second highest peak in the world at 28,251ft above sea level. // Marek Ogień / Red Bull Content Pool

Polish ski mountaineer Andrzej Bargiel has made history this Sunday as the first man to ski down from the summit of K2, the world’s second highest mountain at 8,611 metres. Here is all you need to know: – Bargiel first attempted the daredevil feat a year ago, but had to abandon due to high temperatures […]

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