Speedflying Combines Skiing and Parachuting in Death-Defying Video

By: Jordan M - Published: Jan 10, 2011 • References: speed-flying & speedfly8000
Speedflying is the craziest sport you've probably never heard of, but one look at this video and you'll see why the guys who do it are as hooked as they are. Speedflying combines parachuting with skiing, and, though it can seem kind of suicidal, this clip of some experts trying it out in Wengen, Switzerland make it look deceptively easy.

Similar to wingsuit flying, speedflying can be an extremely dangerous sport. That said, however, with the right training and equipment, there is no doubt that Speedflying is also one of the coolest new extreme sports there is. Stats for Supercharged Snow Sports Trending: Older & Mild
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