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Flying Squirrels

I got this from a colleague in the office the other day, and it has to be the single most incredible clip that I’ve ever seen:

In case you were wondering, what these psychos are doing is called wingsuit flying. Popularised by Patrick de Gayardon (who subsequently died while testing a new modification) wingsuits seem like the stuff of dreams, and yet they’ve found their way into the mainstream.

It’s almost surreal just how awesome that clip is. The guys are practically living one of humanity’s oldest dreams and keep on pushing the boundaries. I love how the guy says that they got bored, so they had to try something more interesting!


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