An ingenious way to ski in Afghanistan
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Skiing in Afghanistan's snow with homemade skis

Bamiyan province hosts the Afghan Ski Challenge every year for people with a taste for adventure.

Many locals would also love to take part, but cannot afford professional skis. Farmer Mujtaba has found a solution of sorts - carving homemade skis using wood and plastic.

Reporting by Kawoon Khamoosh

  • 01 Apr 2016
  • From the section Asia
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