Which pair of climbers made the first winter ascent of Mount Everest?
Jerzy Kukuczka i Andrzej Czok
Krzysztof Wielicki i Leszek Cichy
Reinhold Messner i Peter Habeler
Andrzej Zawada i Andrzej Heinrich
On February 17, 1980, Leszek Cichy and Krzysztof Wielicki, as the first alpinists in history, won the highest mountain in the world in winter - Mount Everest (8850 m). A 20-person, national expedition was led by the precursor of the winter himalism, Andrzej Zawada.
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+1 Very interesting! Ninjai