Is he crazy? Is it a Darwin Award waiting to happen? Would I do it? Is it inspiring? ETC.
SIMI VALLEY, CA – JULY 30: Skydiver Luke Aikins celebrates with son Logan after jumping 25,000 feet from an airplane without a parachute or wing suit as part of ‘Stride Gum Presets Heaven Sent’ on July 30, 2016 in Simi Valley, California. (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images for Stride Gum)
I’m not going to ruin the video by typing it all out here, but suffice it to say
My thoughts on this are very clear.
For those of you who don’t know my professional history, I have significant experience in skydiving and stunts, including high-fall stunts, 10,000 jumps around the world in varied and challenging locations, performing in front of crowds, etc. I share this simply so you know my commentary on Luke’s jump comes with that professional experience behind it.