Posts Tagged ‘ski’

Ski without snow

Proporta co-founder Guy (who just did a bungee jump and has broken more bones than you can count on one hand) recently came across a really interesting video about extreme skiing. When you think ski you typically think snow, but two skiers recently thought outside the box and decided to ski down a very steep and dangerous slope during the summer.

You’ve got to see it to believe it (this may take a little while to load, but we reckon it’s worth it).

coombsskiing

Some days things just don’t go your way

We’ve all had those days when everything seems to go wrong, but at the very least we can usually be assured that our bad hair days or clumsier moments don’t make national news.

Unfortunately for an American skier his mishap with a chairlift was caught on film for the rest of us to enjoy.
As the BBC reports, a skier was left dangling from a chairlift at an American resort after he became stuck upside-down with his ski trousers round his ankles. You’ll be pleased to hear that only his pride was dented. We think the picture speaks for itself…

Read the full story here

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