Shane McConkey dies in BASE jumping accident

Holy shit, 39 year old freeskiing legend Shane McConkey died today in a BASE jumping accident while filming with MSP.  When we see films with the incredible stunts these guys do I think we become desensitized to just how f’in crazy the shit is that they are doing, and making it look easy.  RIP to one of the good guys, and thoughts/prayers/vibes/karma to his wife and kid.

ESPN article

Thread at TGR


Matchstick’s official release

K2’s tribute page

Shane McConkey, aka Saucerboy
Shane McConkey, aka Saucerboy

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