15 May Denis Urubko summited Cho Oyu!
The Kazakh alpinists Denis Urubko and Borish Dedeshko summited Cho Oyu climbing in alpine style the South-East face of the mountain.
With this ascent, Denis Urubko completed the serie of 14x 8000ers.
Born July, 29 1973 in Russia in the North Caucasus, Urubko lived for a long period (1986-1990) in South Sakhalin.
He lives in Almaty (Kazakhstan) since 1990.He is under officer of the Central Sport Club of Kazakhstan Army.
2001 Lhotse – Gasherbrum 1 – Gasherbrum 2 (speed stile)
2002 Shisha Pangma – Kangchenjunga
2003 Broad Peak – Nanga Parbat
2005 Broad Peak – new route alpine stile and 1^ ascent SW face
2006 Manaslu new route alpine stile and 1^ ascent NE face
2007 Daulaghiri solo – K2 from N
2009 Makalu 1^ winter ascent – Cho Oyu, new route alpine stile SE face
updated 2009 may 16th