How I Ski As A Blind Woman! (live skiing footage)

21 Mär 2020
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I'm Molly, a typical sushi, makeup, and fashion loving millennial girl who just so happens to be blind! I was diagnosed with Retinitis Pigmentosa at just 4 years old and began public speaking at age 5. I started just doing motivational speaking, but now I make videos and even model! Even though I can’t see, I know that there are bright spots in everything we face. Let’s find them together. 💕

  • Where was this?

    Faith & LoveFaith & LoveVor Monat
  • Molly: I’m less of a risk on this hill than u are Me having been a skier all my life and still being bad: probably ya

    Mackenzie ReasorMackenzie ReasorVor Monat
  • Wait she said Ontario!!! She's from here

    MahamMahamVor 2 Monate
  • I love how your naming all these sports you did and I all I do is I used to do dance also I ice skate that it😂

    Charlie CatCharlie CatVor 2 Monate
  • I go swimming even though that's how I was paralyzed.

    Angie PattersonAngie PattersonVor 2 Monate
  • Hola. Molly ,..."""Inglés con Aly""" I. recommend watching your vídeos, because I want my english better. but. how many. words do you speak for minute????? you speak very fast. ! I. want to be a teacher l. hope to speak like you. Muy nephew. brocken his leg he wanted to estar running. I like running. I love snow,,,in Monterrey , Mexico. we have the chipinque mountain. when we are at 0 degrees it snows in. Chipinque.

    Marcela GuerreroMarcela GuerreroVor 2 Monate
  • I am a skier and I ski every year and I have done so many black diamonds my first was when I 8 I had started when I was about 5

    ocean waveocean waveVor 3 Monate
  • How do you read comments?

    Sophia ._Sophia ._Vor 3 Monate
  • U realize playing goalie is harder the playing center forward u semmmed like goalie is easy or defense is easy

    Kacee MageeKacee MageeVor 3 Monate
    • It’s easier for someone with low vision because you don’t need to move around a big area.

      AnonymousAnonymousVor 5 Tage
  • i feel like the fact i can see the mountain makes me psych myself out sometimes.🤔

    Isabelle ChevalierIsabelle ChevalierVor 3 Monate
  • Ice skating represent!

    Tessa DurandTessa DurandVor 3 Monate
  • That sweater looks sooo itchy

    Billy Bust InsideBilly Bust InsideVor 4 Monate
  • Who’s here from jubilee’s video?

    Stervenies FenelusStervenies FenelusVor 4 Monate
  • My name is Molly to

    Dan DalyDan DalyVor 4 Monate
  • Am I the only one who found her from Jubilee?

    Shae ReubShae ReubVor 4 Monate
  • So, so cool!

    Just Some YT userJust Some YT userVor 4 Monate
  • Hey love your channel. I am legally blind too. Very inspiring. I’m starting my own DEhave channel as well. Very cool.

    Jose ViewsJose ViewsVor 4 Monate
  • I came from Charli but are you completely blind or only mostly

    Connor JamesConnor JamesVor 4 Monate
  • How can she see when she is blind ??

    Manisa and her lifeManisa and her lifeVor 4 Monate
  • Molly , YOU KILLED IT!!

    IndigoIvyIndigoIvyVor 4 Monate
  • The Ski Hill I work for has a couple of days were people who are blind or hearing loss can come out with their guides to ski. It's actually pretty cool to watch them and I have snowboarded when they were there. You wouldn't tell that they had some sort of disability and they are always the friendliest people. They do also wear the I am blind or I am deaf so people know and can avoid accidents. Pretty neat program and I am glad to always watching them when they ski, keep up skiing its a fun sport! Yes I agree not many people don't pay attention, I've been almost ran into because people would barrel towards me not paying attention. Or they will cut me off and I almost collide into them, that's why I stopped playing music into my helmet because it cuts out the noises around me. I like to hear if someone is close to me or what type of snow I'm dealing with. I love snowboarding because it is a rush and it lets me forget about what's going on in my life. I agree with all of your points when it comes to freedom on the ski hill.

    Dancing Unicorn HornDancing Unicorn HornVor 5 Monate
  • If didnt say she s blind u would have just thought this is a vlog

    RenderrXrRenderrXrVor 5 Monate
  • Why am I watching this in the middle of summer?! Now I just wanna go skiing/snowboarding

    wierszokleta jbnywierszokleta jbnyVor 5 Monate
  • I have that exact same ski bag!

    Bella RamenskyBella RamenskyVor 5 Monate
  • That's so cool I want to take my bf hes deafblind. I told him about your video he says he wants to try. Happy Belated Birthday btw!!

    Joey AdeJoey AdeVor 5 Monate
  • She is fabulous! I love skiing. Also her turns are beautiful!

    Sonja De PiroSonja De PiroVor 5 Monate
  • Red, in between blue and black, red is advanced

    Rosie MillerRosie MillerVor 5 Monate
  • I loooooooove ur makeup in this video

    RixtRixtVor 5 Monate
  • Snowboarder here... I loved back diamonds when I was a kid

    Abby HennemAbby HennemVor 6 Monate
  • It is hard to believe she is completally blind?? she see some -she half to! ??

    GullvivasGullvivasVor 6 Monate

    Cece CiolinoCece CiolinoVor 6 Monate
  • You said that you used an earpiece, but if you Skied more I assume you would use a headset with speakers in your helmet, or at least this is what I, and the people I know like me who are blind and nationally and or internationally ski race use. It’s also very interesting to me that you got guided from the back, and always get guided from the back, because I’ve never seen anyone guide from the back before, and I have also never been guided from the back before. This is a great video, loved it!

    Abby dAbby dVor 6 Monate
  • molly your purely amazing, i love snowboarding and took it easily, and i am so happy to see you enjoying a sport like this, showing nothing is impossible. Love your videos x

    TR KyleTR KyleVor 6 Monate
  • omg this pinguin sweater is trally too cute. where did you buy that?

    Iris HoutIris HoutVor 6 Monate
    • really

      Iris HoutIris HoutVor 6 Monate
  • i dont think she totally blind i feel like she sells herself to get more followers and views

    nicole dnicole dVor 6 Monate
  • i dont think she totally blind i feel like she sells herself to get more followers and views

    nicole dnicole dVor 6 Monate
  • 15:01 skiing footage

    Gorkem GulanGorkem GulanVor 6 Monate
  • I really love skiing but your right, some people just don't watch out! I was skiing and I was on some moguls I'm not too great at moguls so I was taking it slow and looking at my skis and ahead of me when suddenly out of the blue this person comes skiing super fast down and I tried to get out of the way but they ran right into me got up, yelled at me (I'm not sure what they said I was in Austria and I only know a little German) and skied away! So there's a little skiing story to whoever is reading this!

    Moon BlossomMoon BlossomVor 6 Monate
  • This is great because I've been skiing since I was 9 and it was always a MASSIVE part of my childhood growing up. Like me and my dad would go out every winter and take a big trip up to Maine (I live in CT) and just ski all week long. Some of my best memories are me skiing and I think it's great that she still gets to enjoy it even though she is blind

    Lindsey SchulteLindsey SchulteVor 6 Monate
  • I love how accessible they are. Even though you are more than capable some may not be

    StephanieLCWStephanieLCWVor 6 Monate
  • Hey Mollly. I kinda understand about being blind. I've been legally blind in my right eye since I was about 8. I'm 30 now. I've played plenty of sports and have had plenty of hobbies. It has always been hard for me to adapt to every activity that I've tried to go for. You're an inspiration, even for people older than you. Keep up the good work girl.

    Cory WiddisonCory WiddisonVor 6 Monate
  • I always wear really baggy trousers so when I realize I’ve gained weight it’s when my trousers fit right 😂😂😂

    Dougal PolluxDougal PolluxVor 7 Monate
  • I was hoping to see Gallop on little dog skis!!

    nishihsnishihsVor 7 Monate
  • I go skiing once a winter and I love it and the footage of her skiing really made me want to skii but I can’t because it’s june

    Evan ChenowethEvan ChenowethVor 7 Monate
  • I would have never guessed that this was your first time skiing with poles by seeing you holding them so statically not moving them an inch. XD Sorry, I had to.

    MrPauliCZMrPauliCZVor 7 Monate
  • You said soccer season in the summer. Intresting, all our sport like soccer, rugby, netball are considered winter sports. And the real winter sports that involves snow, just doesn't exist in South Africa

    Pumpkin witch98Pumpkin witch98Vor 7 Monate
  • You’re talented

    Mia CaristoMia CaristoVor 7 Monate
  • She should wave around her ski pole a bunch and be like: sorry I'm blind...

    Cassie BairdCassie BairdVor 7 Monate
  • You look stunning hun 💕

    Mortuus MMortuus MVor 7 Monate
  • It takes about 20 minutes to sing the 99 bottles of beer on the wall song. Yes my friends and I have tried it we had a 2.5 hour bus ride for school with no technology.

    Nastaro _Nastaro _Vor 7 Monate
  • Me, an euopean skier since i'm two: what is a black diamond...

    Das WienerleDas WienerleVor 7 Monate
  • Blind person: Good at skiing Me: was in crutches for 2 weeks after skiing.

    JazzJazzVor 7 Monate
  • My first time snowboarding I went down a double black diamond 😂 so I vibe with this

    Elizabeth GraceElizabeth GraceVor 7 Monate
  • Your makeup and hair is BEAUTIFUL!

    Jordi PJordi PVor 7 Monate
  • wow I love this! I've been skiing for around 15 years and I'm not sure I've ever seen a blind skiier before, but I love that you can participate in this sport. It's so fun!

    Courtney LaneCourtney LaneVor 7 Monate
  • late reaction, and not sure if this question has ever been answered before, but wouldn't blind soccer be ideal to try? since you love soccer so much. i would love to see you try it someday!

    stephaniestephanieVor 7 Monate
  • Wow cool!😎😎

    April StaleyApril StaleyVor 7 Monate
  • am i the only one that didn't realise scott was no longer the editor?

    Ratus RatusRatus RatusVor 7 Monate
  • As a massive massive skier, I am so jealous of you going to ski at Mammouth. I live in the east so skiing is much different and the mountains are different but I like going to new mountains in new places.

    LunatheartistLunatheartistVor 7 Monate
  • Hey I’m a ski racer I have skied since I was two and I always see disabled people skiing and I’m always so happy when I do x

    IssyIssyVor 7 Monate
  • This is amazing, molly you’re amazing ❤️

    Kaylee MarceauKaylee MarceauVor 8 Monate
  • Would you ever try double skydiving when you are strapped to a skydiving instructor? that should be thrilling. How about paragliding?

    Gwin WillisGwin WillisVor 8 Monate
  • Tried to do an orange before this all started but I’d just recommend either sticking to blacks or doubles my favourites are either blues or double blacks blues are very fun just speeding down them but if you want a real challenge double blacks 2 diamonds are amazing

    AngryicecreamAngryicecreamVor 8 Monate
  • i cant even ski sighted, props to you dude

    stonersirenstonersirenVor 8 Monate
  • Its so crazy how especially sports are... without barriers. It shows that its your body. You can handle so many things without seeing/ without a leg /w/o this or that but you can still do it and its so great!

    Candy7la3CremeCandy7la3CremeVor 8 Monate
  • Omg you make me want to try skiing again. I went skiing a few times when I was young and it’s as if my legs don’t obey and I keep crashing into trees, snow and fences. I like the sensation but it’s the most panic I’ve felt voluntarily while doing something supposedly fun.

    Nikki AirytNikki AirytVor 8 Monate
  • My question: how does she not have more subscribers?

    EmilyEmilyVor 8 Monate
  • I'm an alpine racer, and when I see blind people or people who are skiing with a disability, I respect you guys, and I keep my space but still watch as you are a new thing. I see on the hill.

    Wyatt SumnerWyatt SumnerVor 8 Monate
  • Girl... THAT MAKEUP 😍😍😍

    Rae HeslingRae HeslingVor 8 Monate
  • Molly if you have not already you ABSOLUTELY need to read the book "Tangerine" by Edward Bloor It is FANTASTIC. Its about a teen with vision damage/loss who is a soccer goalie.

    Courtney JCourtney JVor 8 Monate
  • I have skiing since I was 4

    Lia TufanoLia TufanoVor 8 Monate
  • I just subbed today and I’m binging all your videos and I just have to say, you are an incredible, inspiring, bad ass woman !

    Jessica MerazJessica MerazVor 8 Monate
  • You are such an amazing story teller. I could listen to you all day everyday without getting bored

    Biscuit SundownBiscuit SundownVor 8 Monate
  • Do you have to tell them you are a blind skier if you are as experienced as you are?

    iheartigloosiheartigloosVor 8 Monate
  • Happy belated birthday 🎂🎉🎈

    rihanna murrayrihanna murrayVor 8 Monate
    • Sorry did not mean to put the L

      rihanna murrayrihanna murrayVor 8 Monate
    • Molly L

      rihanna murrayrihanna murrayVor 8 Monate
  • I have spina bifida and I'm a black diamond skier

    mike koloskimike koloskiVor 8 Monate
  • I snowboarded for 5 days and I already went on like 5 black diamonds XD

    DedFlopDedFlopVor 8 Monate
  • This might be a fun adventure to try while quarantined; This is a link to my favorite yoga video and I think she may be descriptive enough that you're able to follow her words. Plus I think you'd get a kick out of when she talks about the balance pose being hardest with your eyes closed.

    Allison BallAllison BallVor 8 Monate
  • How do you edit???

    Aleckhai StevensonAleckhai StevensonVor 8 Monate
    • She has an editor

      KelseyKelseyVor 6 Monate
  • How... just how, u act and record and stuff its almost like ur not blind but I know u are

    Moos MWMoos MWVor 8 Monate
  • Ah, so scary. My freind died up skiing, he was great at it. I cant imagine skiing while blind, but I shouldn't really be scared to be honest. Your chances of dying up skiing is 41.5/6.9 million. Honestly, I'm incredibly "Lucky" to know be the best freind of someone who died skiing. :/

    Ustole myMusterdUstole myMusterdVor 8 Monate

    Melissa I want that phone MorganMelissa I want that phone MorganVor 8 Monate
  • I loved the video but... I think I saw something run when you were talking about your sunglasses in soccer.......maybe a mice?

    Jayla AtebeJayla AtebeVor 8 Monate
  • How do you know we’re the end is

    Nicole9waNicole9waVor 8 Monate
  • Geez I was proud of doing my first black diamond when I was 8, fully sighted, and had been skiing since I was 5.

    Peregrine08Peregrine08Vor 8 Monate
  • Looks incredibly fun

    Tierra OTierra OVor 8 Monate
  • Have Molly ever spoken about her first job(s) before? If not I'd love a video about it.

    Do The DoDo The DoVor 8 Monate
  • thank you for all this awareness you're spreading, you're amazing

    PhanalyaPhanalyaVor 8 Monate
  • “He’s less of a skier and more of a nap in the chalet guy” why is Gallop my dad though 😂

    Abi May EquineAbi May EquineVor 8 Monate
  • You’re so awesome!!!

    Malu M.G.Malu M.G.Vor 8 Monate
  • Molly you are so inspiring! I am sighted and I am terrified of skiing--I went once and I fell so many times I ended up sitting down and scooting down the remainder of the slope--so embarrassing. Anyway, you are a rock star! Keep it up!

    DDVor 8 Monate
  • that yellow in the beginning is your color!!!!

    L CL CVor 8 Monate
  • Molly, I hereby invite you to Germany, the country without speed limit

    DorfkindDorfkindVor 8 Monate
  • your such an insperation to other people where i live in the uk we have a residential blind collage

    mark tylermark tylerVor 8 Monate
  • Molly, you are truly an inspiration! Myself as a sighted person is terrified to even attempt to ski! I admire your skill and enthusiasm at the way you just jump right into a sport where it is a stereotypical sighted sport more often. You are amazing and I love the way you just don’t mind anyone else and just do you! I love you and love your story!

    Laney DanceLaney DanceVor 9 Monate

    Teagan NovakTeagan NovakVor 9 Monate
  • Your makeup looks so good omg😍

    Saiyma YSaiyma YVor 9 Monate
  • imagine if they trained guide dogs to guide their owners down the slopes

    carrie cardinalcarrie cardinalVor 9 Monate
  • Your outlook on life is truly inspirational

    Anna S.Anna S.Vor 9 Monate
  • Awesome Girl !! Thank you for showing what Blind people can do ! Your a Mentor for people as myself going blind !❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

    HopperHopperVor 9 Monate