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Winter Pakistan: Broad Peak summit push is on

Posted: Feb 16, 2013 02:28 pm EST

(Newsdesk) The Polish summit push on Broad Peak has commenced. Adam Bielecki and Arthur Malek are enroute today to C2 supported by Shaheen Amin.

"Weather is not perfect but the team wants to try to be on top February 18," reports Polish winterhimalayism. Berbeka, Thomas Smith and Karim Hayyat have further left BC as backup team.

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Summit push is on with Monday as target day.
Image by Adam Bielecki courtesy http://polskihimalaizmzimowy.pl, SOURCE
Winter G1 and summer 2012 K2 summiteer Adam Bielecki.
courtesy Polish Makalu Expedition 2011, SOURCE
File image of Shaheen Amin (with winter climber Simone Moro in back).
Image by Shimshal Mountaineering School courtesy Shimshal Mountaineering School