27.10.09 by Jeff


My friends tricked me into jumping off a bridge yesterday.

whistler bungee jumping jump british columbia

We went up to Whistler for a little belated birthday celebration, and they didn’t tell me what we were doing until we got to the bridge. I guess that’s what friends are for!

whistler bungee jumping jump british columbia

whistler bungee jumping jump british columbia

whistler bungee jumping jump british columbia

whistler bungee jumping jump british columbia

whistler bungee jumping jump british columbia

whistler bungee jumping jump british columbia

whistler bungee jumping jump british columbia

whistler bungee jumping jump british columbia

whistler bungee jumping jump british columbia

Thank you Kyle and Renan – best birthday surprise ever!

Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.

  • http://www.corygibbons.com Cory Gibbons

    i need to get out and do this

  • http://www.myadventureisyouradvantage.com CapreeK

    Dude. I want YOUR friends!

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

      they are the best!

  • Jordan

    That looks freakin amazing, Jeff (2nd pic especially). Way to go for just DOING it when they surprised you!

    When I do this someday, I’ll send you pictures from the bottom of the cord.

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

      yea we literally just finished eating lunch and then they drove me to the bridge and said “surprise” haha

  • http://www.yaelmiller.com yael miller

    glad you’re still alive! that stuff is crazy. but, yeah – it’ll definitely make you feel very alive and glad to be one year older. your friends look like lots of fun btw

  • davro

    geez i really wanna do that someday

  • http://g-fighter.com Michael

    Is that shirt from H&M? I got it too, nice.

    My two brothers and I are going sky diving around christmas—jumping off stuff is awesome.

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

      its not but its a pretty generic plaid shirt

  • http://damage-me.deviantart.com caroline

    Do want. NAO!

  • lapetitefaon

    Wow, everyone in Vancouver this brave?!

    • Kyle

      Yes, yes we are. 😛

    • http://www.corygibbons.com Cory Gibbons

      of course

  • Sarah

    i love the mid-air leap photos – gotta love fast shutter speed 😉

  • http://www.smellslikerevenge.com Blake Ellender

    Lol and the whole jumping after lunch thing didn’t make you barf?

  • christina

    wow, look how graceful you and kyle are haha.
    wish i could say the same for renan… hahah

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

      haha i chose the best possible photo of him, he’ll show you the other ones, hilarious

  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/pankunchii Tewosret

    whistler is the place to be.
    thats so rad.

  • renan cabrera

    damn that was one of the sexiest days ever glad we experienced it together homie

  • http://weloveyouso.com Graham K

    Happy belated birthday! I had mine on Friday as well. It’s a good week for being born. Let’s go bungee jumping!

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

      happy belated to you too Graham – dude bungeeeeee, it was life-changing

  • http://www.karte-r4.at/ r4 firmware

    Man i wanna jumo too…. i would like to make it in a way that my head dips into water….

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  • Sarah

    YAY! I went for my 20th birthday, it was great except when they were counting me down I got “5..4…3..2..1 *I jumped* OH NO DON’T JUMP!” I thought I was dead.

    • http://www.corygibbons.com cory gibbons

      thats just mean.

  • b-lamb

    Jumped off that same bridge with your buddy Brent Ak last winter. Good times! Happy belated.

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

      thanks man, Brent is the type to jump off a bridge like that every morning before breakfast!

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