Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2013 – Story Clip – Denmark, Copenhagen

World of Freesports
June 27, 2013 AT 6:03 AM
85kph, aesthetic gravity-defying freefall – cliff diving is the purest extreme sport on earth. The world’s best cliff divers launch from 27 meters with no protection at all, except their concentration, skill and physical control. Let’s dive into the science of what the body endures upon a monumental 85kmph impact. The impact on the body is enormous and a cliff diver has to handle it over and over. What the divers need to do in the air in order to find a vertical position when they hit the water? – Find out by watching the story clip! © Red Bull Media House