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Tom Sims

Innovative designer of snowboards who popularised the sport in ski resorts and was admired by fans as the original ‘adrenalin junkie’. (more…)... [Read more]
September 14, 2016 No Comments

How it feels to … skydive aged 100

Self-confessed daredevil Verdun Hayes is the UK’s oldest person to jump out of a plane. Next year, the great-grandfather has his sights set on breaking the world record. (more…)... [Read more]
August 13, 2016 No Comments

Skydiver died after uncontrollable spin

A charity campaigner with dwarfism fell 15,000 feet to her death during one of her first solo skydives having backed out of two jumps hours earlier, an inquest has been told. (more…)... [Read more]
July 28, 2016 No Comments