Thousands watch largest legal base jumping event in US

AFP New Haven, CT, United States Oct 22, 2018, 01.13 PM(IST)

Hundreds of base jumpers brave a 267-metre plunge over the New River Gorge in West Virginia, USA. Every year, thousands of people come to see these thrill-seeking athletes jump and be catapulted from one of the highest road bridges on the American continent during the largest legal gathering of the discipline in the world.