A group of climbers have successfully climbed to the top of the world’s second highest mountain, K2, in freezing winter conditions.
What do you know about Mount Everest?
Read the resource below to find out more.
Why do you think the climbers decided to take part?
Watch the video clip to find out more from the climbers.
Think about the following questions.
Have you ever climbed a mountain or completed a similar physical challenge? Why did you want to take part?
How did you feel before, during and after the challenge?
Can you think of a time when you have faced a different type of challenge, what skills did you need to tackle the challenge? E.g. perseverance, confidence, knowledge etc.
Have a look at the resource below which shares information about 4 people who have climbed some of the world's largest mountains.