Base Jumping

What It Looks Like To Base-Jump Off One World Trade Center

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Tech

The vertically sensitive amongst should probably steer clear of the video above. Video of three base-jumpers leaping from the top of the 1,776-foot...

Jumping Off A Cable Car. As You Do.

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK Tech

With base jumpers around the world competing to stay at the cutting edge of the sport, they're having to become more and more imaginative about where ...

Yup, He's Going To Jump Into That...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK Tech

Base jumping is terrifying. Base jumping into a soup of thick fog is utterly insane. Even just watching the video is unsettling... ...

WATCH: How Not To Base Jump

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

"A fairly stupid idea... gone mildly wrong" And the award for 2014's biggest understatement so far goes to this chap. Race a BMX down Bolivia's ...

The Extremist Of Extreme Sports

Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.12.2013 | UK Sport

Is this a hoax? BASE jumping is insanely dangerous - just watch this video for how it can go terribly wrong. So quite why you would up the ante ...

WATCH: World's Highest BASE Jump Marks 60th Anniversary Of Everest Climb

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 29.05.2013 | UK

An extreme sports star from Russia has made the world's highest BASE jump, leaping from Mount Everest to mark the 60th anniversary of the first ascent...

WATCH: Base Jumper Cheats Death After Parachute Fails During 1,000ft Leap

SWNS | Sara C Nelson | Posted 21.07.2013 | UK

A base jumper’s miraculous survival after falling 1,000ft to the ground has been caught on film. Matthew Gough was base jumping in Lake Garda, I...

WATCH: Epic Somersault Base Jump Fail

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK

Not content with simply partaking in the incredibly risky sport of base jumping, Norwegian dare-devil, Richard Henriksen decided to add a little 'swin...

China's New Nuclear Tourist Attraction

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 16.10.2012 | UK

China has announced it is to spend 6 million yuan (£595,000) on converting the site of the country's first nuclear bomb detonation into a unique, fas...

WATCH: Base Jumper Breaks Record In 90 Second Fall From Mountain

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.08.2012 | UK

Base jumper Valery Rozov has broken a world record after falling for 90 seconds from a 6000m mountain. Rozov climbed the peak in the Indian Himalay...

How A Stuntman Survived A Leap From 2,400 Feet With No Parachute

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.05.2012 | UK

A stuntman has become the first person to jump out of a helicopter and land without using a parachute. Gary Connery, 42, used a special "wingsuit" ...

WATCH: Base Jumper Leaps Off Shard Four Times

Posted 13.04.2012 | UK

A base jumper has admitted leaping from the top of The Shard four times, raising further questions about security around London’s latest landmark. ...