Leaps of faith: Heart-stopping photographs show daredevil divers plunging into a fast-flowing river from a 90ft-high bridge



Thousands of people converged on the southern Bosnian city of Mostar over the weekend for an annual diving competition from a historic bridge that has drawn crowds for more than four centuries.
Over 10,000 spectators cheered and let off smoke bombs as they watched 41 daring men take the plunge from the Old Bridge during Mostar's 451st annual diving competition.
The competitors dove from a bridge 27 meters (89 feet) high into the cold, fast-flowing Neretva River below in front of a panel of judges studying the quality of the dive.
The fall from the top of the bridge to the 4.5-meter... read more

 
1 August 2017 in Travel, Views: 50
Source: Daily Mail
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