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Old 04-16-2014, 01:07 PM
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Go Pro Footage from 125K parachute jump


My apologies if this has already been posted.

P.S. Check out the airspeed and altitude info at the bottom of screen. He gets up to Mach 1 before stabilizing.
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Old 04-16-2014, 01:36 PM
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one of the best all time GoPro video's
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Old 04-18-2014, 08:21 PM
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My wife and I are both skydivers. We watched that jump live. I think I was hyper-ventilating while I was watching when I saw him in the spin. I kept saying to myself "stop the spin, stop the spin". When I heard the family and support in that room let out a yell when he got it stopped, I knew they were all thinking the same thing.

I know he had an AAD to open his reserve if he wasn't able to, but I'm glad I didn't have to see that.

Seeing this video brought back all the same emotions. Hearing him in freefall was incredible. I loved the line "I'm hauling ***".

Can't wait for my wife to see this also.
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