Watch These Dare Devils Base Jump in to a Pool in Kuala Lumpur
A Video doing the rounds on YouTube depicts how two dare devils made an extraordinary entrance to a party in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
BASE jumping is all about throwing yourself from a Building, Antenna, Span or a non man made place on Earth and is is basically where the acronym B.A.S.E, in the name comes from.
Its an action packed, adrenalin rushing hobby that attracts a wide variety of participants who share in this dangerous but exhilarating pastime. In order to relive the moments of fun and share their spectacular feats of daring, participants often use wearable sports cameras to film themselves hurtling towards the ground.
Earlier this week ABC News reported on some individuals who used an action camera to capture their big splash entrance at pool party in Kuala Lumpur. Reported to have been uploaded to YouTube on October the 4 th, the video depicts a Mr John Van Horne and his buddies, Matt Frohlich and Andy Lewis, as they base jump from the 1,099 foot tower in Kuala Lumpur. It shows Mr Van Horne land just a couple minutes later in a pool. The kicker is, that this pool was on the roof of a 34 story building and surrounded by a cheering crowd. Moments after Mr Van Hornes splash-down, a second base jumper comes into view and also lands into the roof top pool.
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Van Horne was quoted by ABC as saying “The kind of fun part for us is the ‘make it or you’re in trouble’ kind of way because there’s nowhere else to land.”
These trio of jumpers were in Malaysia for the KL Tower International Base Jump annual event and these guys certain impressed the crowds when they pulled of this stunt on the 28th of September.
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You can click here to watch the full YouTube video.