Three years ago on March 26, 2009; Shane McConkey died while ski base jumping. Friday Night Video has featured this newly elected US Ski Hall of Fame member a few times:
This pass week, it was announced that a documentary on his life and legacy would be release in Winter 2013.
“McConkey,” a 90-minute documentary to be released in 2013, is a heartfelt examination of the legacy one athlete left to the progression of his sports, and the path he paved to conquer his dreams. Shane McConkey is revered as the pioneer of freeskiing and ski base jumping, and through his talent and unique outlook on life, he inspired countless lives. “McConkey” celebrates the life of one of the world’s ultimate innovators.
The movie is produced by Matchstick Productions and will be distributed by Red Bull.
This is our feature this month on our Friday Night Video: