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Kristin Harila’s Speed Record on the 8,000’ers

Kristin Harila, a former professional skier, completed her final summit – K2 in Pakistan, the world’s second highest mountain.  Osprey’s statement read: “At approximately 10.45am today Kristin and her dedicated climbing partner, Tenzin ‘Lama’ Sherpa, reached the final summit, K2 in Pakistan, and with that successfully reached the summits of 14 mountains towering above 8,000 meters in a phenomenal world record time of just three months and one day (92 days). “With this incredible achievement Kristin has set a new benchmark in mountaineering history and secured her status as an exceptional trailblazer in the field. Her achievement serves as an inspiration to adventurers and mountaineers around the globe, proving that with dedication and resilience, extraordinary heights can b...