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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Though Scott has faced his fear of heights twice before on the race-he rappelled down a building while washing windows in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and also climbed up a stack of wooden pallets in Norway, this task will be different because it involves the bungee jumping.
Kleyo De Abreu, who was killed while bungee jumping in Spain, pictured with her father Bernard Atwell
Due to the patented breaking system divers land similar to as if a parachute had been deployed and do not experience recoil as in Bungee Jumping.
Santander, which is among the providers signed up to the agreement, found 12% of consumers feel that bungee jumping and hurtling through the sky on a parachute is less intimidating than trying to change current accounts.
I waste no time asking her if she has ever taken Lucy bungee jumping.
Not everyone can bear to watch as Craig's brother, Darren, eats a fish eye in a bush tucker trial Friends and family of Craig Smith, who is suffering from cancer, did a drag walk, above, to raise money for him, as well as going bungee jumping, top right
The bungee jumping trainer, identified as Shailendra Kumar, met with gruesome death when the rope supporting him snapped near the seventh floor of the Great Adventure Mall, police said.
But she has never stopped looking for an extreme sports rush, and that is how she ended up bungee jumping in Whistler.
Rachel Henigan, right, who works at the Middlesbrough branch of Waterstones at Captain Cook Store, will be bungee jumping off the Transporter Bridge on Sunday.
Washington, Sept 28 (ANI): David Hasselhoff has revealed that he plans to propose to his Welsh girlfriend Hayley Roberts for a fourth time while bungee jumping.
Whether it's flying high among the clouds in a hot-air balloon above the Grand Canyon or bungee jumping from towering heights in distant lands, there are many ways for the adventurous to experience the great outdoors and bring new meaning to the phrase "head in the clouds.
Damron said bungee jumping worked on an emotional level.