France avalanche: Lucky escape for Alps snowboarder

France avalanche: Lucky escape for Alps snowboarder

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Broom posted Mar-2018

Snowboarder Thomas Kray had a lucky escape after being caught by an avalanche on a downhill run in Savoie in the French Alps.

He activated his safety airbag, which allowed him to stay above the crumbling snow.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-europe-43323716/france-avalanche-lucky-escape-for-alps-snowboarder

Dobby
reply to 'France avalanche: Lucky escape for Alps snowboarder'
posted Mar-2018

Blinking scary. That moment when you see the snowpack slip must be horrible

Topic last updated on 08-March-2018 at 12:24

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