In keeping with my comment over on Twitter, “Skiing: the art of catching cold and going broke while rapidly heading nowhere at great personal risk” – I couldn’t resist broadcasting these extreme skiers and their even more extreme exploits (ZiGGAH):
Almost definitely not to be recommended if you’re planning a nice little ski weekend up in Gstaad!
And just because I can’t resist it, I’ll show the last jump again (skitchysays) – it was, after all, a world record at the time:
And then along came Fred Syversen determined to outjump Jamie Pierre and succeeded with a magnificent 107 m (351 ft) jump (homeboyskidotcom):
Hats off to them, and rather them than me!