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VIDEO: The insane story of Prince George’s Sandblast sand skiing event

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(Via Vancouver Is Awesome)

Started in 1971, it was a summertime ski race down a sketchy sand track. It lasted until 2003 when insurance issues shut it down after an unfortunate accident.

The Sandblast is an important part of the history of Northern B.C., so we went up there and got the story.

Watch the entire episode below!

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- Bob Kronbauer, Vancouver Is Awesome