About

Romanian-born Horia Colibasanu, now 37, has ascended seven 8,000-meter mountains on Earth without supplementary oxygen and Sherpa support.

Horia's successful attempts include the dangerous K2, the barely-ascended Annapurna and the unpredictable and dangerous Manaslu.


Infography by Lorpen.

Five out of Horia’s seven successful ascents in the Himalayas were firsts for Romania. Given his track record and international recognition, he is considered Romania’s most successful high-altitude mountaineer.

Read more: How Horia’s story started
Read more: International Recognition