I am not a risk-taker in both the physical and not-physical sense. Thinking myself adept in the process of cost-benefit analysis (just not the math kind), I have made sure to make choices that put my planned-upon success before the risky kind of success. 689 more words
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WATCH: American base jumper Flanders’ parachute fails, falls to death
ANKARA, Turkey – Organizers and media reports say American base jumper Ian Flanders has died in a parachute accident during a nature sports festival in eastern Turkey. 107 more words
(CBSLA.com) — Hours before Southern California resident Ian Sanders died in a BASE jumping accident on Tuesday, he shot footage for a documentary about the high numbers of deaths in the sport. 136 more words
SACRAMENTO (CBS Sacramento) — A death-defying leap turned tragic for an American BASE jumper.
Ian Flanders, a 37-year-old BASE jumper and wingsuit flyer from Southern California, died during an extreme sports event in Turkey. 220 more words