Jamie Flynn suffered a terrible BASE jumping injury when he landed in a rock field and crushed half of his body. As he lay in the hospital, the doctors doubted he would ever be able to jump again. But after seven months of intense rehab Jamie is back in action. First he heads to a wind tunnel to perfect his freefall technique, then it's off to Simpson Airfield for his first skydive since the accident. Watch him fight through nerves and physical limitations for one of the most incredible recoveries we have ever witnessed.
They Told him He'd Never Skydive Again. He Proved them Wrong | Back to BASEics, Ep. 4
On the 30th June 2013 Jamie Flynn crashed into the side of a mountain in Turkey; This is his story..
We take a dive into Jamie's life before the accident, his life in the Parachute Regiment, being introduced to Skydiving and subsequently his passion for BASE jumping. We will follow him closely through his recovery with his many visits to the doctors and physiotherapy appointments to witness his ups and downs and the struggles he is facing when he goes 'back to BASEic's'. With the support of his friends, family and the Base community will he make it back and will he Jump again?
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