False News Report of Bungee Fail

A false news report is being circulated through several levels of media (television and on-line) which incorrectly reports a “bungee jumper fall, hoist rescue” by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department on Monday, December 17, 2018. The Sheriff’s Department initially reported this as a “bungee jumper fall, hoist rescue, Bridge to Nowhere” on their Twitter […]

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Fear: It’s All In Your Head

When there is no real danger, our emotions or stress may still innervate these responses.
What does this mean? It means fear is a defense mechanism, we should be thankful for in emergencies (it may just keep us alive), but we need to acknowledge when the threat is not real.

photo of long-horn sheep seen on hike to bridge to nowhere

Lookout for Big Horns!

Residents of the Bridge to Nowhere: Desert Big Horn Sheep Scientific Name: Ovis canadensis nelsoni The Bridge to Nowhere is a source of adventure for thrill seekers, hikers, friends,?and family. But it is also the home to the majestic desert big horn sheep. The big?horn sheep are an endangered species. In fact, in 1980 there […]

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Even my own mother…

3 years ago, I told my mom that I was going to be an instructor for bungee jumping. Her immediate response was, ‘You’re nuts. I would never in a million years, even think about doing something like that.’ After seeing the impact Bungee America had made on my life, she decided to surprise me last […]