Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Detroit red bull leap

  • Time for Detroiters to start counting down to Feb. 29, 2016. On a blustery Wednesday in the Motor City, wings alone werent enough to save the Red Bull Air Forces daredevil Leap Day stunt, a highly anticipated BASE jump from the top of the Ren Cen.
  • (Huffington Post)
  • Red Bull Air Force will sponsor members of its 11-person squad on BASE jumps in Detroit, Atlantic City, Las Vegas and Miami. At 572 feet, the Renaissance Center leap is Red Bulls most vertically-challenging BASE jump of the day.
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  • To celebrate Leap Day, Red Bull Air Force, an elite 11-person aerial sports team NV had already made their jumps while those in Detroit and Miami were delayed due to high winds.
  • (Huffington Post)
  • (WXYZ) - Today the Red Bull Air Force team will be celebrating leap day in a big way—base jumping off the Ren Cen! Red Bull will have teams in five cities making jumps at the same time, but the team in the "D" has the highest jump to make.
  • (WXYZ)
  • Look up February 29 in 2011 and youll find it never happened. Look up on February 29 in 2012 and, if youre in Detroit or one of four other cities around the nation, you may see somebody falling from the sky.
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  • The Red Bull Air Force base jump in Detroit is one of four taking place across the country in honor of Leap Day -- Feb. 29.
  • (Desert Sun)
  • (We hope you got your free Farmer John sausage samples and sugarfree Red Bull fix because it was the last showcase Sure, the venue is a bit larger than say, Detroit Bar, but everyone had plenty of breathing room.
  • (Orange County Weekly)

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