crowd surfing

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crowd surfing

A group activity in which a person is passed overhead during a concert from one part of the venue to another, the surfer’s weight being supported by the hands of those underneath.

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Range from unwanted groping of surfers to death; 9 deaths at a Pearl Jam concert in 2000 in Roskilde, Denmark were linked to crowd surfing, which led to its ban at most festivals.
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When you crowdsurf, our security will be pushing your heads down.
Instruments were unplugged, the band -much to their amusement -were grabbed and made to crowdsurf and the whole gig descended into a glorious shambles after half an hour.