Sibu BASE Jump 2013
It took place from 20th to 22nd September off Wisma Sanyan.
36 BASE jumpers from 14 different countries completed over 684 BASE jumps.
Participating countries included Australia, Austria, Belarus, Brazil, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Malaysia, Norway, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland, and USA.
This year featured the worlds first tandem BASE jump off a building. Local Sarawak Tourism Board executive Rudy Anoi courageously volunteered to be the first Tandem BASE passenger off Wisma Sanyan.
Another feature of the event was paraplegic BASE jumper Lonnie Bissonnette doing a jump in his wheelchair.
For more information about Sibu BASE Jump 2013 contact Gary Cunningham.
Damai BASE Festival 2013
The management of Gua Damai Extreme Park opened up their 300 foot cliff for BASE jumping during the days of 24th and 25th September and also including night jumps on 24th.
Gua Damai is about a 20 minute drive north of KL Tower. This year they built a bigger metal ramp and an improve the route to the launch point. They will also have a rescue and medical crew on standby in case of an accident.
See guadamai.blogspot.com for more details.
KL Tower BASE Jump 2013
Event Host: Menara Kuala Lumpur
Event Organiser: CD Events
BASE Jumping Organiser: Gary Cunningham, President of Australian BASE Association
Open Deck Controller: Nasarizal Nasarudin
Launch Point Coordinators: Zainol Abdullah, Khaizul Hairey Abdullah, Yusof Mamat and Abdul Karim Salleh
Ground Coordinator: Aziz Ahmad, President of Malaysian BASE Association
BASE Jumpers Briefing: Thursday, 26th September
Jumping Days: Friday 27th September to Monday 30th September - 4 Days
Night Jumps: Friday 27th September to Sunday 29th September - 3 Nights
KL Tower BASE Jump 2013 took place from 27th to 30th September. It included 4 days and 3 nights of BASE jumping. 101 BASE jumpers from 20 countries completed 2860 BASE jumps during the event.
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