bungee jumping

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bungee jumping

, bungy jumping
a sport in which a participant jumps from a high bridge, building, etc., secured only by a rubber cord attached to the ankles
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Her friend Alana Cahill did the terrifying bungee jump in her place.
The pair leapt from the top of a crane at an organised bungee jump event at the Travellers Rest in Meltham on Saturday.
Fitness coach Colin Philips, from the UK, broke the existing world record of 105 bungee jumps in 24 hours, then went on to do almost 50 more jumps.
Suzanne Payne, who works in the intensive care unit at the City Hospital, took part in a 160-foot bungee jump at the West Midlands Water Ski Centre in Warwickshire.
Dubai-based fitness coach Colin Philips, from the UK, smashed the previous record of 105 bungee jumps, surpassing that total and going on to complete a further 50 jumps.
A FUNDRAISER joked he was glad "everyone survived" after taking part in a hair-raising bungee jump.
The jump will allow people to stay in air longer than a bungee jump, which typically lasts only four seconds.
Last month British woman Kleyo de Abreu, 23, died during a bungee jump from a bridge near Granada in southern Spain.
Highland Fling Bungee pioneered bungee jumping in Scotland and opened the UK's first permanent bridge bungee jump over the River Garry, Killiecrankie, in 2011.
The Reader Organisation is encouraging members of the public to take the plunge with a 150ft bungee jump.
Daredevils are being recruited by Carl Armes to take part in a bungee jump from the car park at his Nuneaton pub.
Parachute, parasail, paraglide, bungee jump completed