Overcoming fear

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Overcoming fear

Postby Evren » Thu Mar 29, 2012 3:13 pm

This video of a 10 year old Park City girl making her "first" (more like first from 40m) ski jump has been making the rounds. I guess we've all been there in one way or another on the slopes but she is pitch-perfect in vocalizing the emotions... even if she does sound a bit like a little boy.

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Re: Overcoming fear

Postby Marc_C » Thu Mar 29, 2012 4:16 pm

+1 to all you said. That clip even made it onto the CBS Sunday Morning news program!
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Re: Overcoming fear

Postby rfarren » Thu Mar 29, 2012 9:05 pm

That is awesome!!! I just love hearing the internal battle. I for one wouldn't jump off that. Very Killer.
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Re: Overcoming fear

Postby Mavis » Thu Apr 19, 2012 4:47 am

Yeah, I've seen it on CBS :) It really cheered me up, this girl is doing great!
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Re: Overcoming fear

Postby SoCal Rider » Tue Apr 24, 2012 8:53 pm

Sweet! Inspiring in its own little way. I'll have to show that to my daughter.
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