BASEjumper.com is a global online community for BASE jumpers. BASE jumping is the sport involving the use of a parachute to jump from fixed objects. “BASE” is the acronym for the four general types of objects participants jump from: Buildings, Antennae, Spans (bridges) and Earth (cliffs).
BASE jumping is arguably one of the most dangerous and extreme sports on the planet, with a high potential for injuries or fatalities. We do not recommend BASE jumping to anyone. BASEjumper.com serves as an online home for those individuals who have carefully considered their decision to jump and for whom BASE jumping is a lifestyle choice.
BASEjumper.com is loaded with BASE related articles and information, with a particular emphasis on risk and safety considerations associated with BASE jumping. Online video and photo galleries provide a glimpse into the excitement and dangers associated with BASE jumping. BASEjumper.com also hosts a classified ad section, gear reviews, and an active online forum where jumpers from across the globe can share ideas and discuss issues.