Friday, May 23, 2014

New Olympic Sport - Kayak Jumping

You know you've always wondered about this, right? The ultimate kayak launch: going off a ski jump ramp.
Well, wonder no more. A group of crazy people extreme sports fans sent a kayak off a ski jump and filmed it for our entertainment.
The take-off goes well, but the landing is a little rough. It looks horrible, but I'm pretty the sure the passenger is actually a dummy. Then again, I guess either way, he'd be a dummy, right? And the landing brings a whole new meaning to kayak rolling.
Check out the video below:


And here's some "behind the scenes" footage and other angles:


And yet another angle:

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