Friday, April 22, 2011

Matthias Giraud and Stefan Laude , Skier Jumps Off Cliff, Films Avalanche

Most Incredible Content Seen By GoPro As Matthias Giraud and Stefan Laude Hit Alps like true heroes skiing the French backcountry while escaping a large avalanche on their tails.

Well, that wouldn't stop a British superspy, nor does it stop Matthias Giraud, who flies off the edge, filming the rocky, snow covered peaks below.

Adventure Travel, News AFP/Getty Images It's the stuff James Bond films are made of. A lone skier perched atop a mountain begins his daring descent.

Professional extreme skier Billy Poole died Tuesday from injuries he suffered after jumping off a cliff while filming in Utah with Warren Miller Entertainment.