How two skiers survived a Colorado avalanche

Two skiers were caught in a large soft slab avalanche in Vail, Colo., on March 19. No one was hurt. This video shows their point of view and how the skier in the video did two things that decreased his odds of injury and burial.
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Two skiers were caught in a large soft slab avalanche in Vail, Colo., on March 19. No one was hurt. This video shows their point of view and how the skier in the video did two things that decreased his odds of injury and burial.
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