- One of the largest races in the emerging sport of snow kiting takes place on a remote, windy ice field
- Like the legend for which it is named, few make it to the end of the snow kite competition
Haugastøl, Norway (CNN)Snow kiting is as exciting as it looks. Speeds of up to 70 miles per hour. Leaping 80 feet up in the air and gracefully soaring distances as far as 500 feet before landing back on frozen terra firma.