Winter parasailing: soaring over Novosibirsk

The venue was a large frozen lake in Novosibirsk. Pictured is the ice track where the parasail flights took place.

The venue was a large frozen lake in Novosibirsk. Pictured is the ice track where the parasail flights took place.

Vadim Makhorov
Besides a parachute, you normally need a speedboat to go parasailing. But in Novosibirsk, where it's cold most of the year around, a snowmobile will do instead.