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Russia: See St. Petersburg snowboarder shred majestic Palace Square at serious speeds00:56

Russia: See St. Petersburg snowboarder shred majestic Palace Square at serious speeds

Russian Federation, St. Petersburg
November 13, 2016 at 22:45 GMT -00:00 · Published

A St. Petersburg daredevil ripped through the Russian city's famed Palace Square on a snowboard, Thursday, turning the historic monument into an extreme winter sports paradise with the simple help of a car, a board, and a rope.

Drone footage captured the young man being pulled by a car at high speed through the nearly-empty square at nighttime, ripping through the snowfall with tight corners and spins amidst the impressive ambiance.

Heavy snowfall has been registered in St. Petersburg since the beginning of the week with some 20-22 centimeters of snow falling on Monday alone.

Russia: See St. Petersburg snowboarder shred majestic Palace Square at serious speeds00:56
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A St. Petersburg daredevil ripped through the Russian city's famed Palace Square on a snowboard, Thursday, turning the historic monument into an extreme winter sports paradise with the simple help of a car, a board, and a rope.

Drone footage captured the young man being pulled by a car at high speed through the nearly-empty square at nighttime, ripping through the snowfall with tight corners and spins amidst the impressive ambiance.

Heavy snowfall has been registered in St. Petersburg since the beginning of the week with some 20-22 centimeters of snow falling on Monday alone.

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