The Green Monster at Fenway Park is the historic stadium's most imposing feature, a massive doubles machine that baffles opposing outfielders and is home to some of the best seats in baseball. It takes a lot to make the Green Monster look small -- something like, say, a 14-story ski/snowboarding ramp? Specifically, this one?
That colossus is being built for the Polartec Big Air at Fenway event, a U.S. Grand Prix tour event featuring several Olympic medalists, with a $150,000 grand prize at stake.
For jumping off ramps this big, that sounds like an appropriate amount.
If you can believe it, the ramp is three times taller than the Green Monster. A few more photos to illustrate that difference ...