Norwegian skiier and filmmaker Nikolai Schirmer hiked up Norway’s Isskard Glaicer and skied down while wearing wearing a GoPro camera. Afterwards, he added 8-bit style graphics to his video to make it seem like a real life 8-bit virtual reality video game.
Skiing is always a somewhat dangerous sport, but it can become deadly when an avalanche is involved. Three friends decided to go skiing on the Swiss Alps even after a meter of snow had just fallen and the avalanche warning was high.
Finally, the inevitable occurred, and an avalanche covered the skiers with snow. Daniel, who had a helmet camera rolling, was luckily only pushed down by the snow. That was when he and Andrew realized their friend James was missing.
By a stroke of luck, James had raised his hand holding his ski pole up the moment he was smothered by the snow. His friends only found him in time because they saw the tip of the ski pole poking out of the snow.
French skier Candide Thovex is quickly becoming one of the most famous skiers in the sporting world. Last week, Candide released a brand new compilation video, titled One Of Those Days 2, of outrageous tricks and stunts he performed while wearing a camera.
The clip takes viewers on one crazy ride and has instantly gone viral. Already, the video has amassed over 10 million hits!
Red Bull Media House has collaborated with MSP Films to create an epic film about skiing and the skiers who love the high-speed sport. This trailer for the film, Days Of My Youth, shows a skier rushing down the crack of a giant mountain, and has gone viral with over 2.3 million hits.
Skiing is fun and all, but it’s nothing compared to night skiing. What exactly is night skiing? A group of skiers donned custom LED light suits, and set up colored lights all over the mountains to create the coolest skiing experience ever. Naturally, they had GoPro cameras to capture all the gnarly action.