Sammy Carlson: 24 Stories at 70 MPH

For his new movie, “The Sammy C Project,” Sammy Carlson hit a 24-story ski flying jump at Copper Peak, MI. Designed to send skiers distances of over 500 feet, Sammy dropped down the towering structure’s runway going over 70mph, spinning massive 540s and hitting it numerous times switch. Is there anything Sammy can’t do?

For the full story behind Sammy’s Copper Peak performance, check out Issue 8.3. With photos shot by Flip McCririck, it gives the backstory of one of the most insane feats in skiing history.


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