YouTube star Casey Neistat treated the snowy streets of New York City as a playground and broke out his snowboard and took it for a spin. He zips past taxis, invites pedestrians to try it for themselves and proudly waves the American flag in Times Square.
Two American filmmakers take advantage of the period of New York is about to close because of a snowstorm to traveling around the city by skis.
Two and a half minute long video shows Neistat, stand on skis and towed cars by a rope through the streets almost deserted Manhattan and Times Square.
Many expressed interest along with displays of Neistat skiing and skating are pleased to try. At times, he was a police patrol car stopped but was later let go.
Neistat’s video has attracted more than 1.5 million views on YouTube.
The United States has undergone historic snowstorm with at least 29 people were killed. On 23/1, the amount of snow in Central Park in New York City nearly 68 cm.