At 828-metres-tall, Dubai’s Burj Khalifa is the world’s tallest building. And just for comparison, Taipei 101 is just 508 metres and New York’s Empire State Building comes in at a meager 381 metres. Daredevils Fred Fugen and Vince Reffet broke the world record for BASE jumping on April 21st by plunging off the Burj Khalifa. […]
Having grown up jumping from any height into water deep enough to survive the drop, I’ve been drawn to the experience of corporeal ballistics ever since. This is the natural earthbound progression, albeit with added horsepower. It may not be freefalling from the edge of space, but it’ll do.
If you think Base Jumping or even Skydiving will get your adrenaline going, just watching these guys in their Wingsuits will make your heart stop. From this guy skimming along alpine mountains and through waterfalls, to this guy trying to get as close to the cliff as he possibly can, they are on another level […]