01 Jan '12, 7am

A big leap into the New Year

A big leap into the New Year

SINGAPORE: The New Year began on an extra high note for six daredevils on Sunday morning as they attempted the largest BASE jumping stunt in Singapore. The six BASE jumpers launched off the Observation Deck of the SkyPark at Marina Bay Sands in quick succession, then parachuted to safety on Bayfront Bridge, which was temporarily closed to traffic. BASE jumping is an extreme sport where participants jump from fixed objects, which are generally at a lower altitude compared with skydiving from a plane. But it was plain sailing for these six professional jumpers - each of them has made between 800 and 1,500 BASE jumps. Apart from buildings, the jumpers, who are mostly based in the US, have also jumped off antennas, bridges and cliffs all over the world. "We're all really thankful to be able to jump off this really cool building on New Year's Day. It's fantastic to be up there ...

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