No Brakes! Skier Falls Through Ice

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If there was ever any question that skiing on thin ice is a bad idea, this should clarify the issue.

This Russian skier had a close call while skiing on Lake Baikal in Siberia. Luckily, he makes a hasty escape thanks to his buddy (but not without getting soaked). Imagine trying to swim in skis. Yikes!