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Playing Outdoors: Watch deer run alongside pro skier in Sun Valley

Pro freeskier Angel Collinson got into an unexpected race during a recent ski vacation in Sun Valley — with deer.

Collinson posted video of her encounter to her Facebook page. The video had been watched more than 67,000 times in a week, according to Facebook.

Check it out below:


THIS WAS THE COOLEST!!!! Out of all the places I've been in the backcountry, this has never happened, until right out...

Posted by Angel Collinson on Monday, January 18, 2016

Collinson made national news this week when video surfaced of a crash she survived last spring in Alaska. Ironically, she was filming a safety video from Teton Gravity Research, according to the New York Daily News. She said she jammed two fingers but otherwise was OK.

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