Watch: BASE jumper Nathan Jones flies perilously close to ground

Friday December 19th, 2014


BASE jumping is already an incredibly dangerous activity, but Nathan Jones decided he still needed to take things up a notch. 

Jones put on a wingsuit and jumped from a cliff in the French Alps. The suit allowed him to fly closer and closer to the ground, close enough, in fact, to high five a guy standing on the ground. 

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While the stunt certainly seems reckless, it was all for a good cause. Jones was helping to raise awareness for a project that brings clean drinking water to Ethiopia. 

- Dan Gartland

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