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Skydiving Accident Caught on Camera

Skydiving Accident Caught on Camera
Daredevil Survives 8,000 foot Skydive Accident. An American skydiver is lucky to be alive after surviving a massive skydiving accident. Craig Stappleton, 51, fell 8,000 feet when both of his parachutes failed to deploy during a skydive. The terrifying ordeal was caught on camera by his jump partner. Skydiving accident caught on camera Luckily for Craig, who had more than 7,000 jumps under his belt... 

Felix Baumgartner – Skydiving From The Edge Space

Felix Baumgartner - Skydiving From The Edge Space
Felix Baumgartner Prepares For Record Breaking Skydiving Jump. For someone who thinks the Oblivion ride at Alton Towers is dangerously high, the thought of making a 22 mile skydive is obviously totally beyond reason, but that is precisely what one fearless daredevil is planning to do. On 9th October they will jump from the edge of space. The feat will be the long awaited culmination of Red Bull’s... 

Queen’s Olympic Skydiving Body Double Wants to Keep the Dress

Queen's Olympic Skydiving Body Double Wants to Keep the Dress
When it comes to the world of professional stunt people, there aren’t many who can add “body double to Queen Elizabeth” to their CV without running the risk of being taken for a lunatic, so Gary Connery should consider himself particularly privileged. - The 34-year-old daredevil and extreme sports fanatic stood-in for the Queen during the Olympic opening ceremony, when he skydived into a pack... 

Guest Post: Mass Skydiving in Northern Ireland and Other Great Skydiving Stunts.

Guest Post: Mass Skydiving in Northern Ireland and Other Great Skydiving Stunts.
Last week saw Ireland’s first ever mass skydive in the form of the All-Ireland Inter-Varsity 3-way scrambles competition. 19 students from across Ireland came together to put on a spectacular aerial display combining solo divers and 3 way formation diving (which was judged). In light of this, we thought it was high time we rounded up some of the most amazing skydiving stunts ever seen. Joe Jennings... 

Skydiving on the National Curriculum.

Skydiving on the National Curriculum.
A school girl from Wales has become the first person to take a skydiving exam as part of a GCSE. The fifteen-year-old from Aberystwyth took the test at an indoor skydiving tunnel as part of her Physical Education qualification. She had to get the special permission of her teachers to do so and went on to pass the practical test, soaring-in with an impressive mark of 93%. It is believed that the GCSE... 

Sense of Flying – Amazing Wingsuit Skydiving Video

Sense of Flying - Amazing Wingsuit Skydiving Video
Sensational new footage of a wingsuit skydiving daredevil has been released on Youtube. The video, which shows Norwegian adrenaline junkie, Espen Fadnes flying through the air at 155 miles an hour, is set to become an internet sensation. Fadnes, or the Flying Squirrel as he is also known, made the video in order to communicate his passion for his chosen extreme sport. The Sense of Flying video shows... 
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