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Watch Epic First Ski Descent in Himalayas

The Himalayas of Nepal and Tibet don’t have the best snow quality and the altitude keeps many skiers away.

Watch as two of the best freeride skiers on the planet head above 6,500 metres to attempt a first descent.

A whole lot of suffering follows for Chris Rubens and Cody Townsend on their way to find out why Tibet is not about to be on every skier’s bucket list.

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