The 'Ambassador of Poland 2019' awards sponsored by copper firm KGHM were given out in Warsaw on Saturday to people who have created a positive image of Poland in the fields of culture, sport and science as well as a popular-vote award and a special prize.
The most prestigious travel event in Poland, Kolosy awards real life action men and women from around the world for their incredible achievements.
The famous magazine rewards a man who skied down K2 and two climbers involved in a desperate bid to save two colleagues stranded high on one of the world’s highest mountains.
Last year, the seasoned mountain skier was forced to abandon his K2 challenge. This year he nailed it.
Fastest man to climb Mt. Elbrus now plans to ski down K2.