I tried to remember the drill - jump out headfirst, and count to 10 before pulling the rip cord
of the parachute,'' he says.
He tugged in vain at the rip cord
which deflates the balloon but it was stuck.
When you get down to about 4,000ft, the other man taps you and pulls the rip cord
After pulling a rip cord
to start, riders can reach speeds of up to 100mph in just three seconds and fly up to 200ft - 50ft higher than Nelson's Column.
This week's Cutting Edge follows one of Britain's most prolific base jumpers and his right-hand man as they leap from the top of some of the country's most famous landmarks, cheating death by pulling their rip cord
a mere seconds from impact.
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With a light win donhis back, he crossedthe iconiccliffs in just over nine minutes and even completed some loops before spending some four more minutes in the air after pulling the rip cord
on his parachute.