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David Roeske Summits K2 In Record 19 Days, Without Supplemental Oxygen

Photo by David Roeske HIMALI™ athlete, David Roeske summited K2 on July 25, 2019, without the aid of supplemental oxygen - it is thought to be a record-breaking expedition time of just 19 days. This achievement marks the alpinist’s fourth 8000-meter peak summit without bottled oxygen.  Roeske successfully summited K2 a little over 12 months after unexpected events in July 2018 thwarted his first attempt. During his first expedition to the mountain, Roeske delayed his K2 summit attempt in order to help save the life of British climber, Rick Allen. Allen was lost on neighboring mountain, Broad Peak, the world’s twelfth highest mountain. Roeske and his Swedish climbing partner, Fredrik Sträng, were beginning a summit attempt on Broad Peak when...

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HIMALI welcomes Michael Hauck

We're honored to welcome Michael Hauck to the HIMALI athlete team!  Mike has some serious projects under his belt, and plenty more in store.  We look forward to sharing Mike's progress with all of you.  We think he's got tons of potential and we're planning on helping him unleash it!

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