Tip Tuesday: Landing Patterns
Heading to a new DZ? Here are a few tools from Flight-1's Justin Price to help you scope it out before you even get there...
Close calls, wall strikes, tree landings, etc. Perfect progressions are rare, and random chance makes an appearance on every jump.
Normally this footage gets hidden away on our hard drives never to see the light of day, but 2018 seems to be the year for (carnage) sharing so here you go!
1. This was put together with video from a lot of different jumpers, and covers more than 7 years of skydiving and BASE jumping.
2. There are two skydiving clips in there. I like them. Get over it.
3. We’re not proud of these moments. They represent our worst, and nearly last jumps in some cases. But it’s real, so here it is.
4. “Any BASE jumper that is without sin among you, let him first cast a stone.“ - Jesus (kind of)
5. No serious injuries (or worse) resulted from any of the clips shown.
6. This has been edited in order to protect jumper identities. Think you recognize someone? Cool. Please keep it to yourself.
Stupid Serious BASE (and stuff).