A 101-year old man wanted to go with a bang! He became the world’s oldest tandem skydiver.
Verdun Hayes completed his jump from an airplane 15,000 feet above the ground in Devon, England, at the age of 101 years and 37 days young.
Verdun jumped from 15,000 feet in Devon, England. Verdun Said “Amazing” to BBC. “i Would do it all over again.”
Canadian Armand Gendreau previously held the record with his June 2013 jump from 10,000 feet in the Quebec area. He was 101 and three days old at the time, according to CNN.