Your complete Guide to Bungee Jumping in New Zealand, Where,When, How

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If your mates all jumped off a bridge with a cord wrapped around their legs, would you do it? Well, in New Zealand, world renowned home of bungy, you probably would. One of human kind’s stranger inventions, the bungy (also spelt bungee) is both crazy and unfathomably alluring. Peer over your feet, ask yourself again who’s idea this was, swallow your fear and take a leap of faith. Plummet, bounce, and then swing in relieved ecstasy. This is bungy jumping.

While New Zealand was the birthplace of the commercial bungy jump, which put us on the map as adventure capital of the world, we certainly weren’t the inventors of this pastime. The first people to bungy were actually women in Vanuatu, who would fling themselves from wooden platforms high in the trees, with nothing but vines wrapped around their feet. The men were eventually allowed to join, and for them, it was a chance to prove their manhood. Catching the biggest fish wouldn’t cut it, apparently.

The next bungy experimenters were a bunch of Oxford students, in 1979. Four members of the Oxford University Dangerous Sports Club jumped off the Clifton Suspension Bridge with nylon braided rubber shock cords, while wearing top hats. New Zealander AJ Hackett laid eyes on a video of them doing this, and so began his journey setting up the world s first commercial bungy jumping spot, AJ Hackett Bungy. Now, people who want the best and biggest dose of adventure travel to New Zealand from all over the world.

Planning on coming to New Zealand for an adrenaline fix? Perfect. You’re coming to the right place. Looking for a chilled holiday that involves no plummeting from high places? Nice plan, but this is the adventure capital of the world. You just might re-think it, especially if you’re in Queenstown, where you’ll encounter adrenaline-fueled, post-bungy grins from half the folks in town.

Whether you’re counting down to your leap of faith or the idea of bungy jumping is making your insides squirm, we’ve put together a guide for everything bungee jumping New Zealand.

Where can you bungy jump in New Zealand?

Queenstown, home of the bungy.

It’s only right to start with Queenstown, where it all began. Well, the commercial bungy jump, anyway. After watching the video of the crazy Oxford Brits jumping off a bridge, AJ Hackett and his friend Henry Van Asch set to work developing bungy cords. The natural next step was to test it out at the Eiffel tower, and that’s exactly what they did. In June 1987 they snuck up the Eiffel Tower at night, where AJ Hackett jumped off. He was arrested, but it worked.

That set the wheels in motion: they opened the world’s first commercial bungy operation in Queenstown at Kawarau Bridge in November 1988. Queenstown was now officially New Zealand’s adventure capital, and one of the best places to go for a thrill. These days (alongside the jetboating, skydiving, white water river rafting, mountain biking and the smorgasbord of other activities to get your adrenaline pumping), AJ Hackett bungy has grown to include three sites in Queenstown. The original Kawarau Bridge bungy offers a 43 metre fall over the Kawarau river off the historic Kawarau Bridge, while the Ledge Bungy and the Nevis Bungy each offer a different experience (just as crazy, trust us).

For the ultimate ‘urban bungy’ experience, fling yourself off The Ledge Bungy, a platform overlooking Queenstown at the top of the gondola. It’s freestyle bungy jumping, which means you can use some creative license and chuck yourself off however you please – or, of course, shuffle to the edge with your eyes closed.

For those who want an experience to truly test the nerves, The Nevis Bungy will put hairs on your chest. New Zealand s highest bungy jump, it’s an 8.5 second free fall down 134 metres towards the valley floor. While you can make your own way to the other jumps in Queenstown, you’ve got to travel by the Bungy Bus along a narrow gravel road to the Nevis – it’s all part of the adventure. The bus goes from the Queenstown Bungy Centre, Corner of Shotover and Camp Streets.

While AJ Hackett remains ruler of the bungy world, there’s more to the Queenstown bungy experience. For those who love to free fall, The Shotover Canyon Swing is the world’s highest cliff jump, and an experience like no other, with a plummet and swing over the Shotover River. Dust off your vocal chords, and we’ll let you discover the rest.

Cliff-top bungy jump in Taupo

Welcome to the only cliff-top bungy jump in New Zealand, in gorgeous Taupo. Another AJ Hackett bungy, this one gives you a leap 47 metres over the Waikato river, just minutes from the mighty Lake Taupo. If you want a cherry on top, take the water touch option. It’s worth at least three coffees, and you’ll feel unbeatably refreshed as you swing, post-dunk, over the river.

Bungy over the City of Sails in Auckland.

It may not be known for its adventure activities, but Auckland offers plenty for those who want to get their blood pumping in the big smoke. Take a trip to the bungy pod nestled under the Auckland Harbour Bridge for the only ocean touch bungy in New Zealand. This is another AJ Hackett Bungy, and one of the most unique bungy jumps in the world. Watch out, swinging over the boats in Auckland harbour below is addictive – you might just be back for a couple more jumps.

You could even double the thrill with the Auckland Bridge Climb and Bungy combination, which is arguably the best way to see Auckland.

What is the highest bungy jump in New Zealand?

The Nevis Bungy takes the prize for the highest bungy jumping in New Zealand, at a gut-dropping 134 metres.

How much does it cost to bungee jump in New Zealand?

The price varies for bungy jumping in New Zealand, with the higher bungy jumps generally being the more expensive. Shotover Canyon Swing in Queenstown is around $180 NZD for a solo (no photos or t-shirt), while the Nevis is usually around $275 NZD. The Bridge Bungy and Climb in Auckland is around $192, and the Taupo Bungy is usually $185. Keep in mind, these prices are often reduced for deals and specials, and it costs less without photos for those who want to fit a bungy into a shoestring budget.

Also, the price generally goes down for your second bungy jump. Tempted?

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When you know which bungy you’re aiming for, head to their website or flick them an email to check the price.

How fast is a bungee jump?

Jumpers have been recorded rocketing down the Nevis Bungy at speeds of up to 128 kilometres. Don’t worry, at that speed, you’ll leave your fear behind – you just might need a change of underwear.

Once you’ve reached the swing part, though, it’s a gentle back and forth.

Is bungee jumping scary?

We’d be lying if we said no. But, while standing with your toes over the edge of a massive drop is one of the scarier places to find yourself, you’ll be be down the bottom in no time, elated, fizzing and signing up for a second time round.

What’s scarier, bungee jumping or skydiving?

This is like comparing apples to oranges. While you’ll get a longer free fall from a significantly greater height with skydiving, you’re also able to ‘strap yourself to a beautiful stranger’. As terrifying as it is to jump out of a plane, they actually take the leap for you, so there’s no going back.

With a bungy, however, unless you’re going tandem, you’ve got to pluck up the courage to throw yourself off a platform. You decide. Either way, the adrenaline will keep you flying all day.

How old do you have to be to go bungee?

That depends on the bungy. For most, you’ve got to be 10 years old to jump, but for the Nevis in Queenstown, you’ve got to be 14. There’s generally no upper age limit, but as the Shotover Canyon Swing website says, ‘if you’re mostly robot and 217 years old’, they’ll be happy to help you jump.

If you’re not sure, give the bungy centre a quick or email to check – they’re always a friendly bunch.

Does bungee jumping have a weight limit?

Yes, generally. To jump in New Zealand the minimum is 35kgs, though this can vary depending on the bungy. The maximum can be between 130kg and 235kg, depending. If you’re going tandem, the difference between your weights can’t exceed 30kg, and the maximum combined weight is 180kg.

What do you wear to bungee jump?

That depends on the bungy, your nerves and the weather on the day. For some, like the Taupo and Auckland bungies, you’ll need comfortable clothing and flat, secure shoes. The Kawarau, however, invites you to jump naked if you so wish – but bring warm layers.

Weather in New Zealand can be unpredictable and often cold, especially in Queenstown (South Island) so all recommend warm clothes for during or after.

What are you waiting for? Set the day and get ready for the time of your life. Bungee jumping is Kiwi-As!

How to Bungee Jump

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Ever hear people say, “If everyone else jumped off a bridge, would you?” Well if you would like to answer yes to that question, then bungee jumping is the answer! Bungee jumping can be an incredible experience and it is important to prepare yourself.

Finding the Location

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 1

  • Many harnesses are attached to your ankles and can exacerbate any ankle or knee problems you may be experiencing.
  • Neck and back injuries can make it difficult to bungee jump because of the pressure being put on them during your jump. Speak to your doctor.

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 2

Make sure you are old enough. Some outfitters will allow jumpers as young as 14, others only allow those 16 years old and above. In many cases, if you are under 18 then your parent or guardian will have to accompany you to sign any waivers the outfitter provides. [2] X Research source

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  • You can jump from bridges, cranes, platforms on buildings, towers, hot air balloons, helicopters or cable cars. Choose whichever location appeals most to you. [4] X Research source

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  • The BERSA (British Elastic Rope Sports Association) Code of Safe Practice is a safety guideline for operators. [6] X Research source It covers three important topics: informed participation (meaning you must understand the risks involved), redundancy (meaning there are back-up systems in place so that if one component fails the whole system will not fail) and competence (meaning that all equipment and personnel must be of sufficient quality to competently perform their function). This code allows you to ensure that your operator is safe. [7] X Research source

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 5

Don’t be afraid to ask questions. This also helps you check up on the outfitter and ensure they know what they are doing. You can ask about their equipment, staff training, operating standards, history and so on. This helps you determine how knowledgeable, friendly and safe they are as an outfitter.

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Look into costs. Look into costs in advance as well- expect to pay up to $100 or more. Many outfitters will charge a deposit when you book which could be around $50 or half of the total cost.

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Book your jump. You might want to book in advance to ensure that when you arrive you are able to jump. Some outfitters require advance booking because you have to take transportation to the location of the jump.

Preparing Yourself

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  • Just because you are afraid of heights does not mean you won’t jump. Bungee jumping is a very different experience and you may not feel the same while jumping- especially because of the adrenaline rush!

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 9

Dress correctly. Wear comfortable clothes and tuck your shirt in so that it does not fly up when you decelerate, showing everyone your stomach. Similarly do not wear a skirt. Your clothes should not be restrictive or too loose. Shoes should be flat-soled and attach securely to your feet. Do not wear boots or shoes that come up high on your ankles or else they can interfere with connecting the ankle harnesses. [9] X Research source

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 10

Tie up your hair. If you have long hair you must tie it up so that it does not get stuck in any of the components or hit you in the face while you are jumping.

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 11

  • A body harness will allow you to move around more easily and complete spins or flips more easily. If you are connected via a body harness you should have at least a sit harness and shoulder harness, or a full body harness. [4] X Research source

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 12

  • Other types of dives include the back dive, railing jump (similar to swallow except you are jumping off a railing on some bridges), bat drop (where you are hanging upside down on the edge of the platform before jumping and then simply drop), elevator (drop feet first but can be very dangerous and break your ankles) and tandem (jumping with two people at one time). [4] X Research source

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 13

Watch others jumping. Take some time to relax and watch other people jump before starting your experience. This can help you ease your mind and nerves.

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Shave your legs. If you are using a leg harness, then they will have to lift your pants to strap it on. If the sight of your unshaven legs embarrasses you, be sure to shave prior to jumping.

Jumping Off

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Sign in with your outfitter. You will pay the balance for your jump if you have not already and sign a few forms and waivers. Although bungee jumping is very safe, they will want to make sure you understand the potential risks. If you have any questions about the waiver, do not hesitate to ask a crew member.

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Be prepared to be weighed. They will weigh you to make sure they are using the correct equipment for you body weight and to make sure you are not over the weight limit of the outfitter.

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Go to the top of the bungee bridge. When you get to the top of the bungee, there will be instructors up there who will prep you. If you can make it to the top, then you should be fine because this is one of the scariest parts!

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 18

Listen to your instructors. Listen to what they have to say, as it will make your jump more enjoyable. Also, don’t be afraid to ask questions- that’s what they are there for. The instructors will put padding around your ankles and then attach big elastic bands around them, which will in turn be attached to the actual bungee cord!

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  • Don’t look down before jumping! You will have plenty of time to admire the scenery while jumping. Looking down before you jump might make you change your mind.

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  • After the jump, a guy in a boat might come and unhook you from the cords or they will lift you back up to the bridge or wherever you jumped from.

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Community Q&A

I would recommend speaking with your doctor before going bungee jumping to ensure it won’t further damage your back.

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You should talk to your doctor to determine if bungee jumping will be harmful with your heart condition.

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No, rubber bands are not meant to hold the weight of a human. You need something that is safer and stronger.

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As a small thank you, we’d like to offer you a $30 gift card (valid at GoNift.com). Use it to try out great new products and services nationwide without paying full price—wine, food delivery, clothing and more. Enjoy!

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  1. ↑https://www.acsh.org/news/2016/08/19/bungee-jumping-and-the-art-of-risk-assessment
  2. ↑http://www.ukbungee.co.uk/faqs/3/health-age-restrictions
  3. ↑https://edition.cnn.com/travel/article/worlds-15-best-bungee-jumping-sites/index.html
  4. ↑ 4.04.14.2http://www.bungeezone.com/types/
  5. ↑http://www.cnn.com/2011/09/23/travel/adventure-travel/
  6. ↑http://www.bungeezone.com/orgs/bersa.shtml
  7. ↑http://www.ukbungee.co.uk/content/14/safety-information
  8. ↑https://www.forbes.com/sites/rebeccanewton/2016/06/28/six-ways-to-overcome-your-nervousness-gremlin/
  9. ↑https://www.traveldudes.org/travel-tips/10-practical-tips-first-time-bungee-jumpers/139688
  1. ↑http://www.bungeezone.com/equip/harness.shtml
  2. ↑ www.bungeezone.com/types/
  3. ↑https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/smashing-the-brainblocks/201511/7-things-you-need-know-about-fear

About This Article

wikiHow is a “wiki,” similar to Wikipedia, which means that many of our articles are co-written by multiple authors. To create this article, 29 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time. This article has been viewed 130,911 times.

Before you bungee jump, make sure to put on correct clothes, like flat shoes attached securely to your feet and t-shirts and pants that don’t restrict your movement. If you’re feeling nervous beforehand, take some time to watch others jump so you can see how it’s done. When you’re ready to jump, fill in the forms provided by the operator and get weighed to determine what equipment you need. Then, go up to the top of the bungee bridge and follow the instructions given by the staff. Finally, jump when a staff member yells “Go!”. For tips on whether to jump backwards or forwards, and how to check the bungee outfitters’ safety record, read on!

How to Bungee Jump

wikiHow is a “wiki,” similar to Wikipedia, which means that many of our articles are co-written by multiple authors. To create this article, 29 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time.

There are 11 references cited in this article, which can be found at the bottom of the page.

This article has been viewed 130,911 times.

Ever hear people say, “If everyone else jumped off a bridge, would you?” Well if you would like to answer yes to that question, then bungee jumping is the answer! Bungee jumping can be an incredible experience and it is important to prepare yourself.

Finding the Location

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 1

  • Many harnesses are attached to your ankles and can exacerbate any ankle or knee problems you may be experiencing.
  • Neck and back injuries can make it difficult to bungee jump because of the pressure being put on them during your jump. Speak to your doctor.

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 2

Make sure you are old enough. Some outfitters will allow jumpers as young as 14, others only allow those 16 years old and above. In many cases, if you are under 18 then your parent or guardian will have to accompany you to sign any waivers the outfitter provides. [2] X Research source

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 3

  • You can jump from bridges, cranes, platforms on buildings, towers, hot air balloons, helicopters or cable cars. Choose whichever location appeals most to you. [4] X Research source

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 4

  • The BERSA (British Elastic Rope Sports Association) Code of Safe Practice is a safety guideline for operators. [6] X Research source It covers three important topics: informed participation (meaning you must understand the risks involved), redundancy (meaning there are back-up systems in place so that if one component fails the whole system will not fail) and competence (meaning that all equipment and personnel must be of sufficient quality to competently perform their function). This code allows you to ensure that your operator is safe. [7] X Research source

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 5

Don’t be afraid to ask questions. This also helps you check up on the outfitter and ensure they know what they are doing. You can ask about their equipment, staff training, operating standards, history and so on. This helps you determine how knowledgeable, friendly and safe they are as an outfitter.

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 6

Look into costs. Look into costs in advance as well- expect to pay up to $100 or more. Many outfitters will charge a deposit when you book which could be around $50 or half of the total cost.

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 7

Book your jump. You might want to book in advance to ensure that when you arrive you are able to jump. Some outfitters require advance booking because you have to take transportation to the location of the jump.

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Preparing Yourself

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 8

  • Just because you are afraid of heights does not mean you won’t jump. Bungee jumping is a very different experience and you may not feel the same while jumping- especially because of the adrenaline rush!

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 9

Dress correctly. Wear comfortable clothes and tuck your shirt in so that it does not fly up when you decelerate, showing everyone your stomach. Similarly do not wear a skirt. Your clothes should not be restrictive or too loose. Shoes should be flat-soled and attach securely to your feet. Do not wear boots or shoes that come up high on your ankles or else they can interfere with connecting the ankle harnesses. [9] X Research source

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 10

Tie up your hair. If you have long hair you must tie it up so that it does not get stuck in any of the components or hit you in the face while you are jumping.

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 11

  • A body harness will allow you to move around more easily and complete spins or flips more easily. If you are connected via a body harness you should have at least a sit harness and shoulder harness, or a full body harness. [4] X Research source

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 12

  • Other types of dives include the back dive, railing jump (similar to swallow except you are jumping off a railing on some bridges), bat drop (where you are hanging upside down on the edge of the platform before jumping and then simply drop), elevator (drop feet first but can be very dangerous and break your ankles) and tandem (jumping with two people at one time). [4] X Research source

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 13

Watch others jumping. Take some time to relax and watch other people jump before starting your experience. This can help you ease your mind and nerves.

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 14

Shave your legs. If you are using a leg harness, then they will have to lift your pants to strap it on. If the sight of your unshaven legs embarrasses you, be sure to shave prior to jumping.

Jumping Off

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 15

Sign in with your outfitter. You will pay the balance for your jump if you have not already and sign a few forms and waivers. Although bungee jumping is very safe, they will want to make sure you understand the potential risks. If you have any questions about the waiver, do not hesitate to ask a crew member.

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 16

Be prepared to be weighed. They will weigh you to make sure they are using the correct equipment for you body weight and to make sure you are not over the weight limit of the outfitter.

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 17

Go to the top of the bungee bridge. When you get to the top of the bungee, there will be instructors up there who will prep you. If you can make it to the top, then you should be fine because this is one of the scariest parts!

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 18

Listen to your instructors. Listen to what they have to say, as it will make your jump more enjoyable. Also, don’t be afraid to ask questions- that’s what they are there for. The instructors will put padding around your ankles and then attach big elastic bands around them, which will in turn be attached to the actual bungee cord!

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 19

  • Don’t look down before jumping! You will have plenty of time to admire the scenery while jumping. Looking down before you jump might make you change your mind.

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 20

  • After the jump, a guy in a boat might come and unhook you from the cords or they will lift you back up to the bridge or wherever you jumped from.

Image titled Bungee Jump Step 21

Community Q&A

I would recommend speaking with your doctor before going bungee jumping to ensure it won’t further damage your back.

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You should talk to your doctor to determine if bungee jumping will be harmful with your heart condition.

Thanks! We’re glad this was helpful.
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As a small thank you, we’d like to offer you a $30 gift card (valid at GoNift.com). Use it to try out great new products and services nationwide without paying full price—wine, food delivery, clothing and more. Enjoy! Claim Your Gift

No, rubber bands are not meant to hold the weight of a human. You need something that is safer and stronger.

Thanks! We’re glad this was helpful.
Thank you for your feedback.
As a small thank you, we’d like to offer you a $30 gift card (valid at GoNift.com). Use it to try out great new products and services nationwide without paying full price—wine, food delivery, clothing and more. Enjoy! Claim Your Gift

As a small thank you, we’d like to offer you a $30 gift card (valid at GoNift.com). Use it to try out great new products and services nationwide without paying full price—wine, food delivery, clothing and more. Enjoy!

As a small thank you, we’d like to offer you a $30 gift card (valid at GoNift.com). Use it to try out great new products and services nationwide without paying full price—wine, food delivery, clothing and more. Enjoy!

As a small thank you, we’d like to offer you a $30 gift card (valid at GoNift.com). Use it to try out great new products and services nationwide without paying full price—wine, food delivery, clothing and more. Enjoy!

As a small thank you, we’d like to offer you a $30 gift card (valid at GoNift.com). Use it to try out great new products and services nationwide without paying full price—wine, food delivery, clothing and more. Enjoy!

As a small thank you, we’d like to offer you a $30 gift card (valid at GoNift.com). Use it to try out great new products and services nationwide without paying full price—wine, food delivery, clothing and more. Enjoy!

As a small thank you, we’d like to offer you a $30 gift card (valid at GoNift.com). Use it to try out great new products and services nationwide without paying full price—wine, food delivery, clothing and more. Enjoy!

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Jump Higher

Build a Garden Tractor Snowplow

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Track Animals

Enjoy the Outdoors

Roll Down a Hill

Become a Game Warden

Enjoy a Sunrise

Enjoy Walking

Enjoy Nature

Find Burl Wood

Make a Nature Journal

  1. ↑https://www.acsh.org/news/2016/08/19/bungee-jumping-and-the-art-of-risk-assessment
  2. ↑http://www.ukbungee.co.uk/faqs/3/health-age-restrictions
  3. ↑https://edition.cnn.com/travel/article/worlds-15-best-bungee-jumping-sites/index.html
  4. ↑ 4.04.14.2http://www.bungeezone.com/types/
  5. ↑http://www.cnn.com/2011/09/23/travel/adventure-travel/
  6. ↑http://www.bungeezone.com/orgs/bersa.shtml
  7. ↑http://www.ukbungee.co.uk/content/14/safety-information
  8. ↑https://www.forbes.com/sites/rebeccanewton/2016/06/28/six-ways-to-overcome-your-nervousness-gremlin/
  9. ↑https://www.traveldudes.org/travel-tips/10-practical-tips-first-time-bungee-jumpers/139688
  1. ↑http://www.bungeezone.com/equip/harness.shtml
  2. ↑ www.bungeezone.com/types/
  3. ↑https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/smashing-the-brainblocks/201511/7-things-you-need-know-about-fear

About This Article

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Before you bungee jump, make sure to put on correct clothes, like flat shoes attached securely to your feet and t-shirts and pants that don’t restrict your movement. If you’re feeling nervous beforehand, take some time to watch others jump so you can see how it’s done. When you’re ready to jump, fill in the forms provided by the operator and get weighed to determine what equipment you need. Then, go up to the top of the bungee bridge and follow the instructions given by the staff. Finally, jump when a staff member yells “Go!”. For tips on whether to jump backwards or forwards, and how to check the bungee outfitters’ safety record, read on!

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