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See urban skier zoom down steps of Paris' Palais de Chaillot00:17

See urban skier zoom down steps of Paris' Palais de Chaillot

France, Paris
February 8, 2018 at 18:14 GMT -00:00 · Published

While heavy snowfall and subzero temperatures have caused quite a few disruptions and headaches in Paris, a few have taken advantage of the icey conditions and brought an alpine atmosphere along with their ski gear into the French capital.

Footage showed a ski-enthusiast gliding smoothly down the snow-covered steps of Palais de Chaillot in Paris, on Wednesday.

Algunos habitantes de Paris aprovecharon de la gran nevada en la capital para practicar el esquí urbano. Las imágenes muestran a un entusiasta de los deportes de invierno deslizándose suavemente por los escalones cubiertos de nieve del Palais de Chaillot en París.

El esquí urbano se ha extendido gradualmente desde su primera aparición hace unos 15 años.

See urban skier zoom down steps of Paris' Palais de Chaillot00:17
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While heavy snowfall and subzero temperatures have caused quite a few disruptions and headaches in Paris, a few have taken advantage of the icey conditions and brought an alpine atmosphere along with their ski gear into the French capital.

Footage showed a ski-enthusiast gliding smoothly down the snow-covered steps of Palais de Chaillot in Paris, on Wednesday.

Algunos habitantes de Paris aprovecharon de la gran nevada en la capital para practicar el esquí urbano. Las imágenes muestran a un entusiasta de los deportes de invierno deslizándose suavemente por los escalones cubiertos de nieve del Palais de Chaillot en París.

El esquí urbano se ha extendido gradualmente desde su primera aparición hace unos 15 años.

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