I’m not sure what overcomes a man or woman to want to strap long boards to their feet and hurtle themselves down a massive ramp on a mountain, only to be launched hundreds of feet in the air with no safety mechanism to catch them when they fall. And they do fall.
Look at these athletes from yesteryear and see how incredible their courage and determination were:
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