Xavier De Le Rue Must Be Mad To Rappel Along This Sketchy Cornice!

The French snowboarder captures his latest near-vertical descent in this awesome GoPro footage

Pro snowboarder Xavier de le Rue is known for taking on mindbogglingly steep descents – from dropping cliffs in Antarctica to tackling near-vertical ice waterfalls, like this one…

Xavier de le Rue is a mad man. Photo: Tero Repo for Whitelines

Now his latest GoPro footage has hit the internet superhighway (as flagged up by our friends at Whitelines) – and it’s a pretty spectacular sight. Watch as he rappels a rocky cornice before descending into one of the best lines we’ve seen all season.

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