Is bungee jumping considered a sport or an outdoor recreational activity?
Here is how the Merriam-Webster dictionary defines "Sport".
: a contest or game in which people do certain physical activities according to a specific set of rules and compete against each other
: sports in general
: a physical activity (such as hunting, fishing, running, swimming, etc.) that is done for enjoyment
Is Bungee jumping a physical activity? Some would argue that jumping off of a tall structure does not require much exertion. Also, some consider bungee jumping an extreme sport. If it's a sport, do competitions exist?
I agree it is extreme. I see it as extreme foolishness. It is straining the realm of safety to an extreme degree. Not all bodies are the same and how does one prepare for such a hefty strain on the legs?
by Nichol marie 3 years ago
What do you think is the more risky skyydiving or bungee cord jumping?
by Gemini Fox 6 years ago
Have you ever been sky diving or bungee jumping and would you repeat the experience?Did you learn anything in particular from this experience? Did you do it to overcome a fear?
by Rookie70 7 years ago
Looking at a lot of the forum topics, it seems to me that everybody loves football. I have to ask this question, are there any other sports people like besides football? I enjoy golf, swimming, bowling, archery, running, and martial arts.
by Glenn Raymond 7 years ago
Hey to all of you. I am thinking about paintball, because it is a great way to purge frustration and it is really a whole lot of fun. Unless of coarse, your grown daughter shoots you "in" the ear.Would you say paintball should be under the outdoor games catagory or the outdoor...
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