France avalanche: Lucky escape for Alps snowboarder


France avalanche: Lucky escape for Alps snowboarder

Started by Broom in Avalanche Safety - 1 Reply

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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.

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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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