Bloukrans Bridge is known for which extreme sport?

  • Abseiling
  • Paragliding
  • Canyon swinging
  • Bungee jumping correct

    If extreme sports are your passion, South Africa is the place you want to be. The nation on Africa's southern tip is one of the world's top destinations for extreme sports. One of the most popular sites for extreme athletes is Bloukrans Bridge, the world's highest commercial bungee bridge at 216 meters. In order to get to the part of the bridge where the jumping happens, the would-be bungee-jumpers must move along the underside of the bridge through a man-made cage. At the end of the underside track is the bungee platform. To those making the trek to the platform, it looks like the only thing separating them from several hundred feet of open air is a swath of mesh that groans with every step. The bungee jump operators have rescued more than one petrified customer from the skywalk over the years. The bungee jump itself is amazingly safe: the operating company sports a 100% safety record since the first jump in 1990. Source: ExtremeSportsX.com

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