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June 7th, 2011
01:45 PM ET

Today's Big I: The Katal Landing Pad

Today we talked to Aaron Coret, the co-inventor of a safe landing pad for skiers and snowboarders.

"The Landing Pad, was inspired by a tragic accident: in February 2005 Aaron took a hard fall on a routine switch backside 540, crushing his C5/C6 vertebrae and leaving him paralyzed from the neck down. "

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