Josh Miramant decided to take extreme base jumping to a whole new level. Who needs straps when you can attach the parachute directly to your back? Check out the video.

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That’s Gotta Hurt: Josh says “I’d never had any other piercings before and it was by far the most painful part of the whole experience”

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Extreme Measures: “It takes about 20 minutes to get all four done and despite the appearance of this, I am not a masochist”

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It’s About the Rush

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Leap of Faith: Josh BASE jumped off a 377ft cliff

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Hooked: The parachute was attached to Josh’s flesh with metal hook

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Bloodied & Scarred – According to Josh the Fun Outweighed the Pain

After it was over Josh recounted: “I was shocked that when the canopy opened, it was not very painful at all. It’s amazing how powerful adrenaline is – as the canopy made a loud snap above me, it triggered one of the strongest adrenaline kicks I’ve ever had.”