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Skier on K2

Postby Tony Crocker » Wed Sep 23, 2009 4:15 pm
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Re: Skier on K2

Postby rfarren » Wed Sep 23, 2009 10:36 pm

I like this shotImage

But it doesn't look like 60 degrees to me. Of course it could just be the angle of the camera. Either way it's pretty impressive. I wonder how his legs felt on that at 27,000 feet... talk about thin air. Skiing magazine should buy him a set of new skis.

It's a heck of a lot cooler than that lame ski descent of Everest, where the guy didn't turn and basically fell the 2,000 feet.
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