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Daredevils base jump off worlds highest bridge in SW China

Daredevils base jump off worlds highest bridge in SW China

Two parachute jumpers jump off the Balinghe Bridge in Anshun city, southwest Chinas Guizhou province, 21 July 2012. China has held its first ever BASE jumping event on the worlds highest bridge in in Anshun City, southwest Chinas Guizhou Province, 21 July 2012. Around 30 people from across the globe took part in the challenge. After jumping off the bridge, the parachute jumper falls 80 kilometers an hour before opening their parachute just about 100 meters above the ground. With a 1,088-meter-long span and 2,237 meters in length, the competition terrain Balinghe Bridge is the worlds highest suspension bridge with 375 meters clearance above the river.
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July 21, 2012
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