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Base Jumping in France – extreme videos

Tour Montparnasse

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BASE Jump from Tour Maine-Montparnasse, a 210-metre tall office skyscraper located in Paris, France, in the area of Montparnasse. Constructed from 1969 to 1972, it was the tallest skyscraper in France until 2011, when it was surpassed in height by the Tour First. It is currently the eleventh tallest building in the European Union.

Team Médéo in Outdoor Games

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The final “director’s cut” of the Team Médéo movie, shot and edited in one only week, during the Outdoorgames in Chamonix (February 2008). This is a 5-minute short film movie featuring 5 different sports: mountaineering, skiing, snowboarding, paragliding and base jumping. All the footage and editing had to be done in five days, from Monday to Friday and had to be shot in the Mount Blanc range.