Marko Grilc died in an accident in Austria

Legendary Slovenian snowboarder Marko Grilc has died on November 24th. According to Slovenian media, Grilc was in Austrian resort Sölden, where he was part of the crew working on a promo video for the resort.  

As reported, Grilc was part of the crew inspecting the site for the shooting and fell during descending a slope in the deep snow. He hit the snow-covered rock and sustained a fatal head injury. 

Grilc is survived by his pregnant fiancée Nina, and two children, Max and Ema. Marko Grilc was 38.

Cover photo: Jean Louis de Heeckeren / Red Bull Content Pool

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