Thursday, July 31, 2008

Booking this for next year - fancy joining me?

I've always loved the idea of doing this:



The things people will do for cheese, eh?

So, fancy coming along? Here's what happened this year.

13 comments:

  1. I have enough bruises already. I'm staying home.

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  2. Hmmm, I'll have to think about it. I'm not sure I'm all for rolling down a 45' hill at speeds I'd rather not think about.

    And no, I'm not confusing myself for the cheese!

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  3. once we're retired next year, i'm seriously considering travelling to far off places to spectate things such as this!

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  4. I'd like to go Zorbing down a hill, but this looks like serious bone cracking madness.

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  5. I've always thought it looks like fun alright, but I'm sober and realsitic enough to realise that it would, in fact, most likely leave me wtih a hell of alot of aches and pains and quite possibly a broken bone or two.
    I'll quite happily come and laugh if you really are going to do it though.

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  6. apparently one of the most dangerous sports in the world.

    I'm up for it if you are Doyley!

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  7. Now *THAT* looks like savage craic!

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  8. Me me me me me me me - I want to do it!!! :)

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  9. I was about to reply "yes, definitely" until the last couple of seconds of the video - doesn't look to good.

    My fear is not that it would happen to me, but that my clumsy flailing arms and legs would be responsible for doing it to someone else.

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  10. I'm in pain already after watching that...send me a postcard :)

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  11. LOL that looks amazing :) :) :) then again I jumped out of the first plane i was ever on i did a parachute jump and it was excellent :)

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  12. Thanks for the comments all, so I've got half and half interested - how cool is that?

    @Grannymar - ah come on. You can buy me a pint later. I won't mind, honest.

    @thechrisd - thanks for the comment :) Come on across - these things need to be done.

    @donna m - hello my dear and thanks for the comment :) You can come along, meet Grannymar and buy me a pint afterwards ;-)

    @Le Craic - thanks AJ! What's zorbing? *off to Wikipedia*

    @Andrew - hey, thanks for the comment. Please do come along, laugh and buy me a pint ;-)

    @Lottie - you know me dearest, up for nearly anything!

    @Ken McGuire - thanks for the visit and the comment dude! Savage craic alright. Beats rolling down the hill in the grounds of Kilkenny Castle anyways!

    @Darren - not even a bit surprised :-P

    @Maxi Cane - legend!

    @Lar - hey Lar, welcome to the blog and cheers for the comment :-) Sure all you can do is give it a go ;o)

    @Little Miss - awww! Sure you don't want to come along and watch (and buy me a pint?)

    @Lette - wow, go you! Fair play. I *wanted* to jump out of the first plane I was on, but the lack of parachute and all that thing was just a bit of a concern. Something I've always wanted to do though!

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