• A BASE jumper who posted white-knuckle videos of his stunts online died after his parachute failed to open

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    German BASE jumper Dominik Loyen died when his parachute failed to open after he jumped off a 330-foot cliff in Portugal.
    Loyen was well-known in the community as he often filmed his jumps and ran a BASE jumping school.
    BASE jumping, which involves jumping from fixed objects like buildings, is one of the world's most dangerous sports and is banned in many places.
    Loyen previously said that he considered giving up the sport after a friend's fatal accident, but said "you have to do what you find fun."
    A well-known BASE jumper who posted videos of his jumps online has died after his parachute...
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