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May 22, 2015

Cliff Diving in La Rochelle

Cliff Diving in La Rochelle

Jumping and diving off a 27.5 meter high platform is not my idea of fun, but these guys at the Red Bull Cliff Diving event in La Rochelle love it.
I must admit that it looks like a spectacular event.

Cliff Diving in La Rochelle
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Artem Silchenko of Russia prepares before a training session for the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 15 2015. Vincent Curutchet/Red Bull

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Jonathan Paredes from Mexico dives from the 27.5 meters platform on the Saint Nicolas Tower during the seeding round of the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 16 2015. Vincent Curutchet/Red Bull

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Steven LoBue from the USA dives from the 27.5 meters platform on the Saint Nicolas Tower during the seeding round of the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 16 2015. Vincent Curutchet/Red Bull

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Orlando Duque from Colombia dives from the 27.5 meters platform on the Saint Nicolas Tower during the seeding round of the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 17 2015. Tomislav Moze/Red Bull

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Jucelino Junior from Brazil dives from the 27.5 meters platform on the Saint Nicolas Tower during the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 17 2015. Markus Berger/Red Bull

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Michal Navratil from the Czech Republic celebrates after his dive from the 27.5 meters platform on the Saint Nicolas Tower during the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 17 2015. Tomislav Moze/Red Bull

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Orlando Duque from the USA dives from the 27.5 meters platform on the Saint Nicolas Tower during the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 17 2015. Tomislav Moze/Red Bull

Cliff Diving in La Rochelle
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Andy Jones from the USA dives from the 27.5 meters platform on the Saint Nicolas Tower during the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 17 2015. Tomislav Moze/Red Bull

Cliff Diving in La Rochelle
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Jonathan Paredes from Mexico dives from the 27.5 meters platform on the Saint Nicolas Tower during the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 17 2015. Markus Berger/Red Bull

Cliff Diving in La Rochelle
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Artem Silchenko from Russia dives from the 27.5 meters platform on the Saint Nicolas Tower during the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 17 2015. Markus Berger/Red Bull

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Jonathan Paredes from Mexico dives from the 27.5 meters platform on the Saint Nicolas Tower during the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 17 2015. Markus Berger/Red Bull

Cliff Diving in La Rochelle
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Jonathan Paredes from Mexico cheers after diving from the 27.5 meters platform on the Saint Nicolas Tower during the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 17 2015. Markus Berger/Red Bull

Cliff Diving in La Rochelle
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David Colturi from the USA dives from the 27.5 meters platform on the Saint Nicolas Tower during the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 17 2015. Vincent Curutchet/Red Bull

Cliff Diving in La Rochelle
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Jucelino Junior from Brazil dives from the 27.5 meters platform on the Saint Nicolas Tower during the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 17 2015. Vincent Curutchet/Red Bull

Cliff Diving in La Rochelle
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David Colturi from the USA dives from the 27.5 meters platform on the Saint Nicolas Tower during the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 17 2015. Vincent Curutchet/Red Bull

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Blake Aldridge from the UK dives from the 27.5 meters platform on the Saint Nicolas Tower during the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 17 2015. Vincent Curutchet/Red Bull

Cliff Diving in La Rochelle
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David Colturi from the USA dives from the 27.5 meters platform on the Saint Nicolas Tower during the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 17 2015. Vincent Curutchet/Red Bull

Cliff Diving in La Rochelle
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Jucelino Junior from Brazil prepares at the 27.5 meters platform on the Saint Nicolas Tower during the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 17 2015. Vincent Curutchet/Red Bull

Cliff Diving in La Rochelle
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Cyrille Oumedjkane from France dives from the 27.5 meters platform on the Saint Nicolas Tower during the second stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, La Rochelle, France on May 17 2015. Vincent Curutchet/Red Bull

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