Big Swing – Graskop, South Africa

trip report by site editor Rick McCharles

I stopped by the 68 metre freefall not one bit interested in trying it myself.

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17 February 2012 | Nicolene Smalman:

Hefty fines have been imposed on the company that owns the Big Swing, and two employees who managed the tandem jump in which Ms Jo-Anne Samuels was killed on October 3, 2009. She undertook the jump with her husband, Capt Hendrik Samuels.

The couple plummeted to the bottom of the gorge of about 60 metres, where they struck a rock at great speed. …

Big Swing court case reaches a result

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