Maybe it is due to Jack Osbourne’s UK show that adrenaline sports have seen resurgence in popularity not only with adrenaline junkies but also with the normal day to day people of this world. Also more and more of these documentaries are appearing on our TVs, for example the recent Channel 4 documentary ‘The Men Who Jump off Buildings’ attracting thousands of viewers. This show documented probably one of the most dangerous of adrenaline sports ‘base jumping’. Base jumping, if you have never heard of the sport, is quite simply jumping of a base. However what makes this the most dangerous of all sports is that the base is usually a sky high building or bridge that is meters off the ground. You jump off between these sky-high buildings with a parachute attached to your back and fall to the floor at an exceptionally quick speed. Once you have pulled the parachute you have to fight the swirling winds without colliding with the other buildings. If this sport sounds just a little too life threatening there are others that are a lot safer and you can still fulfil your adrenaline cravings.
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