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23 May 2017

Polish climber and Scottish resident Marek Raganowicz has established two new aid routes in rope solo style on the east and north face of the Ship's Prow, Baffin Island, Canada. Marek spent 12 weeks alone on the island, except for the brief but thankfully uneventful company of some curious polar bears. Read more

Marek on Secret of Silence, 73 kb

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