It’s safer than driving your car, and, in Chicago at least, way more fun! READ MORE »


You’ve probably heard about the insane skydiving accident that occurred this weekend near Lake Superior in Wisconsin. Two planes carrying nine seasoned skydivers collided at 12,000 feet and miraculously, everyone including the pilots survived. Even crazier: the skydivers’ helmet cams caught the entire crash and plummeting fall. The teeny, tiny part of me that was… READ MORE »


The Swedish insurance company Folksam asked their customers what they’d like to see in a commercial. The insurance market is flooded with geckos and singing weirdos and all kinds of distractions, after all. One customer, Eva, wanted to see cats skydiving. To R. Kelly’s “I Believe I Can Fly.” So the company took her suggestion… READ MORE »


A group of skydiving lovers from Russia have just broken a world record. Yes, that is them in the formation you see above. Hit the jump to find out the amazing feat these 88 women pulled off.

The ladies go by the name the Pearls of Russia and this was their third attempt at… READ MORE »

Love & Sex

Call him a pioneer in skydiving sex: porn star Alex Torres has done the dirty while skydiving! His female partner, Hope Howell, happened to be the receptionist at Skydive Taft, the skydiving school which, uh, hosted the event. Oh yeah, the dirty video which captured this Mile High Club milestone is set to a Katy… READ MORE »


A 26-year-old Belgian woman was just sentenced to 30 years in prison for sabotaging her rival’s parachute while skydiving. The woman fell 13,000 feet to her death in a Flemish garden. Schoolteacher Els “Babs” Clottemans apparently disabled 37-year-old Els Van Doran’s main and reserve ‘chutes because she was jealous of her involvement with their mutual… READ MORE »