Gripped Magazine

July 30, 2014

BBC Hand Documentary

As climbers, we rely on our hands. Watch this documentary which dissects a real hand, taking it apart layer by layer to reveal what makes it unique in the animal kingdom. Discover what gives our hands an unrivalled combination of power and precision. Fast-forward to about 11
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K2 Success!

A record number of climbers stood on K2 on July 26. Despite the near-perfect conditions, one climber has died at Camp Four. K2 is located on the border between Baltistan, in the Gilgit–Baltistan region of northern Pakistan, and the Taxkorgan Tajik Autonomous County of Xinjiang,
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