THE PLAYBOOK FOR THE MODERN MAN, SIGN UP NOW

Receive a free copy of our magazine when you sign up.

Roberta Mancino Wingsuit Flys Over An Active Volcano For GoPro

Wingsuiting is an art form that requires a steely demeanour and a regular tendency to brush with death. With most flyers proving their chops by launching themselves off mountains and buildings, one woman wanted to show the boys how it’s really done – by gliding face first into an active volcano.

Roberta Mancino is her name and it has long been the Italian’s dream to see a volcano from a perspective never before tried. The dangerous mission involved years of training as the spewing sulfur-laced smoke alone is enough to kill a human being on the ground let alone diving straight into a plume of it.

RELATED: Watch Tony Hawk Attempt To Skateboard Under Zero Gravity

Located in Chile’s Villarrica stratovolcano, the project was backed by GoPro and the stunning vision speaks for itself. From 4,500 metres on a helicopter to staring a volcano straight in the eye, we don’t reccommend you guys try this one at home. Or anywhere else for that matter.

Close

Sign up now,
you magnificent bastard.

Access exclusive content, be the first to know about giveaways
and receive news before your mates.