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Mental Game?

It is no secrete that I love learning or tying new things. I even wrote a blog post about always learning just a few short weeks ago, (It can be found here). 614 more words

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Man in critical condition after base jumping injury near Nordegg

CALGARY- A 39-year-old man is recovering in a Calgary hospital after suffering critical, potentially life-threatening injuries after a parachuting mishap near Nordegg, Alta.

“A base jumper contacted the cliff on his way down and did not achieve full parachute deployment,” said Kananaskis Country Public Safety Section on its… 77 more words

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This Guy Attached A Parachute To His Skin And Jumped Off A Cliff

To you and I, traditional BASE jumping probably seems crazy enough as is. This is because you and I are well-adjusted adults who understand throwing yourself off a cliff or tall building or other structure most people avoid falling off of is an insane idea. 81 more words

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Man takes BASE jumping to new painful extremes - with parachute HOOKED to his flesh

How do you get more extreme than BASE jumping?

Well, you can always attach your parachute to your flesh. 402 more words

What's FUZZing???

Why Officials are Puzzled by the Deaths of Yosemite Jumpers

FRESNO, Calif. — World-famous wingsuit flier Dean Potter had strapped his iPhone to the back of his head and hit record before jumping from a cliff in Yosemite National Park in what was to be an exhilarating flight through a V-shaped rocky formation — a route that left little margin for error. 770 more words

Everyone Has Bad Days

With the ever continuing advancement of social media and the availability of tools to aid in self promotion we all fall into this space of believing someone else life is so much better than ours. 269 more words

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