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Bumpus
08-05-2011, 05:29 PM
AUCHTERARDER, Scotland, Aug. 5 (UPI) -- A Scottish skydiver whose reserve parachute became tangled in the main chute survived with only a broken ankle after landing in soft, boggy ground.

Zoe Sievwight of Dundee said she jumped from a plane at about 3,500 feet Saturday after taking off from Skydive Strathallan and soon discovered her parachute was too tangled...

Read more: http://www.upi.com/Odd_News/2011/08/05/Both-chutes-fail-skydiver-breaks-ankle/UPI-69491312527600/

WeVie
08-06-2011, 01:01 AM
I really wanna do this one day but stories like this makes me very weary to do it.

PhinzN703
08-06-2011, 08:53 PM
This is why I don't want to skydive. The luck I have will guarantee my chute disintegrates in mid-air

Bumpus
08-07-2011, 02:26 AM
I'd end up with the one from ACME:

http://www.finheaven.com/images/imported/2011/08/wileecoyotesupergenious530x397-1.jpg

WeVie
08-07-2011, 02:31 AM
Cadance love RoadRunner.

Bumpus
08-07-2011, 02:43 AM
Cadance love RoadRunner.

Speaking of 'ol Wile E. Coyote ...

(the later years) NSFW, or for little girls! :lol:


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zFDmcDW9uwc