Friday, 25 April 2014

Record breaking base jump?

So, the news story was about these two base jumpers leaping from the world's highest building, as a record breaking base jump.

Impressive! The story names them both, and shows the start of the two jumps...


But surely there is a third person, starting off higher than these two, and following them down - the cameraman. He/she was not named at all.

Why is the story not of three people doing this jump?

Or did I miss something really obvious here.

3 comments:

  1. I think they all jumped from the same height, just the camera man went last. The two that went first get the record as they jumped before the camera man.

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  2. Also in base jumping surely jumping from a lower height is more of an achievement?

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    1. It depends :) What if they jumped from 2 feet?

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