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Matthias Giraud, Extreme Skier, Jumps Off Cliff, Films Avalanche (VIDEO)

04/22/2011 01:09pm ET | Updated June 22, 2011

It's the stuff James Bond films are made of. A lone skier perched atop a mountain begins his daring descent. White powder puffs up around his skis as he makes his way down the mountain. He picks up speed; good nobody is behind him. But, wait, he's reached the edge of a cliff!

Well, that wouldn't stop a British superspy, nor does it stop Matthias Giraud, who flies off the edge, filming the rocky, snow covered peaks below