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It’s not an event for the faint of heart. The Red Bull Jump and Freeze contest at a Georgian ski resort draws an array of costumed characters – all looking for a downhill thrill.
This motley crew is having a good time and it doesn’t look like water or weather could dampen their spirits.
– The Ninja Turtles are not afraid of cold.
– We are veteran Ninja Turtles and we want to remind people that we are back.
In its second year the costumed competition drew 24 contestants, including these newlyweds … hoping to glide their way to happily ever after.
Draw – to cause (someone or something) to come : to attract (someone or something).
Array – a large group or number of things — usually singular.
Thrill – to cause (someone) to feel very excited or happy.
Motley – made up of many different people or things.
Crew – the group of people who operate a ship, airplane, or train.
Glide – to move in a smooth way.