Posted: Jan 13, 2016 05:46 pm EST
(By Raheel Adnan) The climbers on Kinshofer route have decided to join hands and work as a single unit. After failing to launch alpine style summit-bid and being unable to maintain acclimatization, Polish climbers Adam Bielecki and Jacek Czech have opted to coordinate with Alex Txikon, Daniele Nardi and Ali Sadpara. The three international climbers want to climb Kinshofer route in classical style, i.e. fixing rope and setting up camps before summit push. “Generally speaking we want to fix ropes on the way to C3 together,” says Adam Bielecki.
The five climbers have been working together on Kinshofer route since January 11th. They have deposited required ropes and gear in C1 or above.
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