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Friday Freakout: Ground Launch Crash, Smashes Into Rocks

Friday Freakout: Ground Launch Crash, Smashes Into...

All David Laffargue wanted to do was jump from paragliders, but the ground launch didn’t go as planned. He learned the hard way that it’s not worth hurting yourself unless you get all the footage — the GoPro broke off the helmet as they continued to roll/fall/crash down the rocky hill. Watch Video »
Friday Freakout: Epic Tree Crash-Landing. Fail!

Friday Freakout: Epic Tree Crash-Landing. Fail!

This just might be the dumbest thing Solomon Ould has ever done. He wanted to ground launch off the other side of the mountain and land on the beach. It seemed like a good idea at the time, but without much wind and no (good) landing area in sight, his unplanned journey leads to an... Watch Video »
Friday Freakout: Paraglider Cheats Death in Moab

Friday Freakout: Paraglider Cheats Death in Moab

The last thing a paraglider wants to see flash before their eyes as they ground launch off a cliff in Moab is their glider. I think the only thing that re-inflated his glider was the warm, moist air that came out of his pants. “Oh f**k. Ohhh, shit. Holy shit” sounds about right. This could’ve... Watch Video »
Ground Launching A Giant Paraglider

Ground Launching A Giant Paraglider

The perspective of this shot makes John Rojo’s paraglider look ginormous as he ground launches off a hill. Photo by Nick Burden. View Photo »