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# skydive - Friday 13 October, 2017

Three people die in 'mid-air skydiving collision' in Australia
# Mission Beach
# Mission Beach

Three people die in 'mid-air skydiving collision' in Australia

Oct 13th 2017, 4:31 PM 26,510 Views 11 Comments

Two men in their 30s and a woman in her 50s were found dead after the incident.

# skydive - Saturday 1 April, 2017

Three Irish skydivers to attempt world record jump from 35,000 feet in California
# Terminal Velocity
# Terminal Velocity

Three Irish skydivers to attempt world record jump from 35,000 feet in California

Apr 1st 2017, 9:00 PM 22,259 Views 15 Comments

The Irish Wingsuit Team are travelling to California to take up their challenge.

# skydive - Monday 12 September, 2016

Bear Grylls went skydiving to test the seats in a Land Rover Discovery
# Bear Grylls
# Bear Grylls

Bear Grylls went skydiving to test the seats in a Land Rover Discovery

Sep 12th 2016, 3:26 PM 1,251 Views 0 Comments

Bear Grylls takes to the skies to test new Land Rover Discovery Intelligent Seat Fold technology.

# skydive - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Woman dies when parachute fails to open in England
# Skydive
# Skydive

Woman dies when parachute fails to open in England

Sep 11th 2016, 7:48 AM 20,506 Views 18 Comments

Police said the 49-year-old woman was using her own equipment during the skydive.

# skydive - Saturday 5 September, 2015

This 73 year old is 'jumping out of a plane' for his 'magnificent grandson'
# Health
# Health

This 73 year old is 'jumping out of a plane' for his 'magnificent grandson'

Sep 5th 2015, 11:15 AM 10,403 Views 2 Comments

Alfie’s Army are heading for the skies to raise money for their little man.

# skydive - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

This 78-year-old granddad from Limerick who did a skydive is an amazing person
# Daredevil
# Daredevil

This 78-year-old granddad from Limerick who did a skydive is an amazing person

Sep 16th 2014, 1:08 PM 7,398 Views 8 Comments

“It was like getting a facelift”.

# skydive - Friday 18 April, 2014

This man is REALLY not enjoying his skydive
# Aaarglewarrrhghle
From The Daily Edge
# Aaarglewarrrhghle

This man is REALLY not enjoying his skydive

Apr 18th 2014, 5:00 PM 2,068 Views 1 Comment

Not one bit.

# skydive - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Unlucky GoPro camera falls out of plane, lands in pig pen, gets chewed by pig
# Oinkredible
From The Daily Edge
# Oinkredible

Unlucky GoPro camera falls out of plane, lands in pig pen, gets chewed by pig

Feb 12th 2014, 10:30 PM 2,267 Views 1 Comment

Now THAT’S what I call an incredible journey.

# skydive - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Gabby Giffords was almost killed by a gunman three years ago, today she skydived
# Gabrielle Giffords
# Gabrielle Giffords

Gabby Giffords was almost killed by a gunman three years ago, today she skydived

Jan 8th 2014, 7:21 PM 13,984 Views 10 Comments

Six people were killed and 12 others, including former congresswoman Giffords, were injured in the 2011 shooting in Arizona.

# skydive - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

100-year-old man skydives to celebrate his birthday
# Freefallin
From The Daily Edge
# Freefallin

100-year-old man skydives to celebrate his birthday

Nov 5th 2013, 9:10 AM 1,111 Views 0 Comments

So, what did you do for YOUR birthday?

# skydive - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Irish girl to jump out of plane in celebration of Amy Winehouse's 30th birthday
# Skydive
# Skydive

Irish girl to jump out of plane in celebration of Amy Winehouse's 30th birthday

Aug 21st 2013, 7:35 PM 12,602 Views 60 Comments

Jenny Conlon from Sandymount is one of thirty people who will be doing a skydive with Amy’s mother, Janis Winehouse.

# skydive - Saturday 18 May, 2013

It's a bird, it's a plane... No, it's the 75-year-old Flying Nun
# You Raise Me Up
# You Raise Me Up

It's a bird, it's a plane... No, it's the 75-year-old Flying Nun

May 18th 2013, 12:21 PM 11,019 Views 31 Comments

Sr. Patricia Wall braved a 200 km/h free-fall skydive from 10,000ft to raise money for the charity Aware yesterday.

# skydive - Sunday 13 January, 2013

Rio '007' Ferdinand faces this deadly foe on a TV screen near you
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From The42
# Skydive

Rio '007' Ferdinand faces this deadly foe on a TV screen near you

Jan 13th 2013, 11:44 AM 1,132 Views 0 Comments

The plot thickens at Old Trafford as the wannabe actor and panto villain meet at high noon (plus 90).

# skydive - Sunday 14 October, 2012

World record: Daredevil Felix Baumgartner skydives from 24.2 miles above Earth
# Skydiving
# Skydiving

World record: Daredevil Felix Baumgartner skydives from 24.2 miles above Earth

Oct 14th 2012, 7:55 PM 51,661 Views 70 Comments

The Austrian skydiver jumped from about 128,000 feet above earth – breaking the sound barrier in his four-minute freefall.

# skydive - Monday 20 February, 2012

Skydiver killed during San Diego competition
# Skydive
# Skydive

Skydiver killed during San Diego competition

Feb 20th 2012, 3:10 PM 4,069 Views 5 Comments

The experienced skydiver was carrying out a dangerous move when he crashed on Saturday morning.