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Crazy avalanche/skiing video

Postby AndYouSeeMe » Fri Feb 15, 2013 12:53 pm

Stumbled across this in class just now. It's gets crazy around :55 in and right at the end it shows it in slow-mo. Must have been crazy seeing the avalanche while upside down!

http://www.grindtv.com/snow/blog/51023/skier+performs+back-flip+while+under+pursuit+by+cascading+avalanche/

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Re: Crazy avalanche/skiing video

Postby geojed » Fri Feb 15, 2013 1:11 pm

Saw that one. Pretty cool. Great way to avoid an avalanche!



Here's another one. Wouldn't want to get caught in this. I don't think avalanche probes are made to get through rocks!



Here's a shot from a helicopter surveying the aftermath.

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