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Vail photos: Views of pondskimming

Vail Daily staffnewsroom@vaildaily.comVail, CO Colorado
Highline Sports & Entertainment/Vail DailyA skier soars over the pond in Vail, Colorado

VAIL, Colorado Among the festivities that closed ski season in Vail, Colorado Sunday was the goofiest sport of them all: pondskimming. In the World Pondskimming Championships, skiers dressed in costume sped down the mountain and tried to make it across a pool of water. Most didn’t make it across. Here are some photos courtesy of Highline Sports & Entertainment of the season-ending wackiness.

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