Subject: Re: Woman Skates On Frozen Lake, But Then The Camera Zooms Out AndEveryone Gets Goosebumps
On Wednesday, 7 March 2018 11:36:27 UTC, David_B wrote:
> On 06/03/2018 08:01, David_B wrote:
> > The woman in this video looks like she is completely at home outside in
> > the winter snow. Three-time bronze medalist and Olympic alternate
> > Elizabeth Putnam may have spent much of her life practicing and
> > competing on the world’s best rinks, but she’s most comfortable skating
> > on a frozen lake in the middle of the wilderness.
> > The stark, stunning beauty of the mountains of British Columbia is the
> > perfect backdrop for her exceptional skating talent. The ice of the
> > frozen lake is not perfectly groomed, and the outdoor temperature is not
> > carefully maintained, but Elizabeth skates as if she is competing for a
> > gold medal — perhaps even better. Without the pressure of competition,
> > she can embrace the grace and emotion that accompanies her skating.
> > This particular frozen lake is at an elevation of 2,500 feet and can
> > only be reached by helicopter. Pilot Bradley Friesen not only delivers
> > her, but it is from his helicopter that this uniquely stunning video is
> > captured.
> > Enjoy!
> Why has nobody watched this?
> The skater is fantastically good and the music and filming outstanding!
> David B.
I have but couldn't think of much to say about it, and don;t think much is needed to say about it.
Would have been more impressive with a drone as that would mean anyone could have filmed it but as I
don't have access to a helicopter, can't skate and dopn;t have access to a frozen lake althougbh it
was 16C in the lab on friday.....
and with the the winter olympics on while she skated well she didn;t do anyhting really impressive
like a triple back flip while drinking a pint of beer