(1892-1956) – Украина.
master of sports with 1939.
Was born in Yalutorovsk in
Siberia, veins in Kharkov, then in Kiev.
On the first world war has left
the volunteer, being the student of the
institute. Was at war in structure of
infantry a shelf on turkish front.
Participated in several
hand-to-hand fights with the
opponent. Once has managed to throw out from an entrenchment flown there to
a pomegranate. Has been wounded and contused, and in 1916 it is released
from service. Награжден
a medal and Георгиевским
a cross of IV degree. In 20th worked in
the Maximum advice on affairs
of physical culture and sports at ВУЦИК,
later - the teacher of the Ukrainian institute of physical training.
About 20th - the active propagandist of
mountaineering and mountaneering, the writer, the researcher of «white
the tutor of young climbers, the organizer of mountaneering in
Ukraine. With 1939 - the full member of the All-Union geographical
society. The first ascentions has
made the young man in Bernese Alps in the summer
1909. Later, in 1916, rose
on tops in areas of Fergana and
Alma-Ata. In 1926-1933 has made
a number первовосхождений
1929-1936 was the initiator, the
organizer and the head of the
Ukrainian expeditions to
inaccessible areas of Soviet
Union, mainly Central Тянь-Шаня.
1929 surveyed a glacier Southern Инылчек
direct approaches to Khan Tengri
which are considered then the maximum point
In 1931 primary goal of expedition there
was an ascention to Khan Tengri. Despite lacking experience of high-altitude
ascentions and heavy meteorological conditions, this problem it was
possible to carry out: on September, 11th
tops on ЮЗ
to a slope
have reached Погребецкий,
research works were conducted
scientists took part in them,
geomorphological and geological researches
were spent. Expedition 1932
worked under the program of II International polar year. In 1934
among the first
the rank of the master
has been appropriated.
Was the enthusiast and the pioneer in
business of training of frontier guards to technics of mountaneering. Under
offer in 1932-1936
boundary armies on Тянь-Shang
were annually spent.
In 1938 has organized in Адырсу
the Ukrainian school of instructors
of mountaneering and supervised over her prior to the beginning of Great
war. In 1942-1943 spent
gathering on preparation of instructors
of mountaneering in Kazakhstan, in
1943-1945 headed School on
preparation of military instructors of mountaneering and gathering Всеобуча
has involved in mountain-shooting
by then: Century Kolomna,
E.Kolokolnikova, Century Миклашевского,
J.Gudkova, K.Strekalova. In 1946 has revived activity
of the Ukrainian school of instructors
of mountaneering in Адырсу
and supervised over her up to 1952.
This school was ended more than thousand young
climbers. Has published more
than 300 clauses concerning
mountaneering and ten books, among which: « Practice
of tourism and travel » (М.-Л.:
1931); "Khan Tengri" (in the
Ukrainian language; Харьк.-Одесса,
1934); «Three years of struggle for
Khan Tengri » (in the Ukrainian language) (Kharkov,
the Ukrainian worker, 1935); «the
Management on mountaineering »
(Kharkov, 1937); « In heart of heavenly mountains » (in the
Ukrainian language) (Kiev, 1960).
For long-term activity in the field of
mountaneering was награжден
an award of «the Labour Red Banner»,
a medal «For labour valour», the letter of the Supreme body Kazakh ССР.
two tops on Тянь-Shang: top
Ala Tau and top «6.487 м»
Books are devoted to it:
And. «the first to Khan Tengri.
Travel of M. of T. Pogrebetskogo »
(the Idea, 1971); Winds And. « Columbus
of heavenly mountains » (Kiev: Health,