Ski the world’s most famous downhill in VR

It's the world’s toughest downhill course and thanks to virtual reality, you can now ski it too.
By Tarquin Cooper

If you're going to ski the legendary downhill course that is the Streif, you want to be either an incredible skier with killer quads and nerves of steel. Or go down very slowly.

As history has shown, the Streif can be pretty unforgiving for those brave enough to take it on. It demands perfect technique and extraordinary courage. Mistakes are punished with severity – and there have been many skiers whose careers have ended tearing down at speeds of 145kph.

Daron Rahlves
“There is nothing bigger than racing the Streif” © Philip Platzer/Red Bull Content Pool

“There is nothing bigger in the ski world than racing the Streif,” says Daron Rahlves. Who better than the former American racer to guide you down this VR experience? Rahlves skis the course with a 360º camera specially adapted to his pole. Get ready for those beeps, then assume the tuck...

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