Djurdjevica Tara – Built 70 years ago, demolished in the war and after liberation renovated, bridge at Djurdjevica Tara whit its architecture that amuse through photos, films shot on it and remembrance of many who stayed by its 366 meters long fence and looked at abysm 150 meters deep is interesting for lovers of base jumping.
These lovers of extreme sports who from “Hundred floor buildings”, steep cliffs or bridges such our one, jump with parachutes, leaving themselves to the joy of flight through space.
Challenge and Tear of Europe on Saturday could not overcame triple world champion, Denis Lancevski from Moscow with wife Svetlana Buzenkova, world women champion that this challenge could not miss for four months baby is more important. There Denis and Igor Pankov from Sanct Petersburg who jumped in Mexico, Venezuela and Malaysia. Debuted as he said “without tremor” Miki Zotov.
-Each jump is dangerous and especially from this bridge for air currents in the canyon are strong and unforeseeable. Discipline is necessary, respect of measuring instruments, strong character, caution and concentration – says the most experienced Denis Lencavski and remembers jump like this inChamony when he too late opened parachute and barely survived, something reminds him poles of precious metal by his spine.
Denis jumped on Saturday from our bridge waiting for that pleasure for the wind to stop. Team as it seems followed without excitement and left the present breathless.
On his first jump starts Miki Zotov. He seems calm. His girlfriend Aksemija shoots with camera and team yell “one, two, three”. He is long in free falling and while all freeze the blood raises hand up and yells “all normal”, opens parachute and receives applause from the bridge.
As he challenged Igor Pankov who all convince not to jump because of strong wind for two jumps are enough. He climbs to edge of bridge and barelystands from strong wind. Courageously gives sign to them to count. He opens parachute near bottom and jumps in bushes at the bank. Some time later he comes underneath parachute that covered him, safe and sound and receives ovations.