A Video of a Ten-Year-Old Going Off a Ski Jump for the First Time Is Getting a Ton of Hits on YouTube
Helmet cam video of a 10-year-old girl named Zia trying her first ski jump at the Olympic Park in Utah is getting a ton of views on YouTube. Some people think it's actually a boy.
The huge ramp she had to ski down was more intimidating than the actual jump, which wasn't that huge. But the build-up (and how nervous she was) are the reason it has over 800,000 hits.
Her mom posted the video, and she probably said it best: "It was a very honest portrayal of [someone] experiencing something huge. A lot of people can identify with it."
She starts at 1:15