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Re: Scary one

Postby or6 » Mon May 03, 2021 7:11 am

Hang on, hang on. I'm trying to work this out.
So, he lost his knackers???
:lol: Had to look twice., thinking why the hell are you quoting me? Well spotted.

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Re: Scary one

Postby plummet » Mon May 03, 2021 9:39 am

Yep that's Dave Edwards already. He is operating next level.

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Re: Scary one

Postby Onda » Mon May 03, 2021 1:35 pm

Never seen speedflying without skis. This looks like pure suizide :o

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Re: Scary one

Postby JakeFarley » Mon May 03, 2021 4:05 pm

Newton's unwritten law of gravity: Gravity always wins

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Re: Scary one

Postby Hugh2 » Mon May 03, 2021 5:49 pm

I lost a rock climbing friend from college to a paragliding accident last year. He was world class yet still got slammed into a cliff. These guys will not last long.

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Re: Scary one

Postby Flyboy » Mon May 03, 2021 6:47 pm

Yes - this seems like one of the riskiest activities possible. Must be exhilarating to do ... but surely at some point you're going to misjudge the the manoeuvre, or some air turbulence is going to throw off the timing? There seems to be practically no room for error when you're that close to the cliffs.

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Re: Scary one

Postby Matteo V » Mon May 03, 2021 7:14 pm

plummet wrote:
Mon May 03, 2021 9:39 am
Yep that's Dave Edwards already. He is operating next level.

Just like in star trek (V....something) I keep my genitals in my kneecaps. I'd be wearing knee pads, along with the helmet. Speaking of kneecaps, quagga muscles can easily get through 3mm of neoprene pretty easy.

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