6. UpSki

From lawnmower propellors to skis with fins, here are the weirdest skiing inventions we've ever seen.

Alex Burd Alex Burd

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Ski Lifts are the bane of the skiing holiday. Anyone who denies it is either lying or a T- Bar salesman. UpSki, a Colorado-based bunch of innovators, have decided to finish off the lift menace once and for all. With the UpSki you attach yourself to a sail and glide effortlessly to the top of the run – in theory.

Presumably no-one goes anywhere on a windless day and the potential for slapstick chaos is almost boundless. UpSki is currently a kickstarter project. You can buy the UpSki sail for $2,400.

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