All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Vail avalanche’

Tony Seibert – Champion Skier Dies In Avalanche

On Tuesday Tony Seibert, 24, along with three friends were caught in an avalanche while skiing the Vail mountain region known as the East Vail Chutes. Tony was the former top ranked USSA alpine racer who turned his focus to freeskiing when he was 15, and consistently placed high in competitions for professional halfpipe and big mountain competitions. He also …

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Vail Avalanche Claims Life Of Resort Founder’s Grandson

An avalanche claimed the life of the grandson of Vail Resorts’ co-founder and temporarily trapped three other persons, county reports indicate. Anthony Seibert, 24, died in backcountry outside the Colorado resort that his grandfather, Peter Seibert Senior co-founded. The three who were injured in the accident are expected to recover from the injuries. In fact, their injuries were not bad …

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