Paul Mahony’s many close calls have little effect on how he approaches his adventurous life
Produced by ZOE CHOY, EVAN MANCONI AND COLIN MCHATTIE
If you call it a near-death experience, he’ll correct you.
For Paul Mahony, they’re just close calls.
A prolific skier, mountaineer and sailor, Mahony has faced multiple dangerous situations.
He has capsized while sailing on Lake Superior, nearly suffocated in a skiing crash that dumped him into a snow-filled tree well and narrowly avoided being hit by an avalanche.