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Ready, Set, Go! Competitive Cliff Diving

Although it may seem hard to believe, cliff diving is more than just an adrenaline rush for thrill seekers; it is a widely respected adventure sport with historical roots and extremely intense competitors. Cliff diving originated during the 1700s in Hawaii. King Kahekili, who was one of the last independent kings in Hawaii, used cliff [...]

June 16, 2011
12:50 AM EDT
An unidentified diver jumps from a 26 meter high cliff in Brontallo (Val Maggia), Switzerland during the 1998 Cliff Diving World Championships.

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