Risks and Rewards of Bungee Jumping
Ragan Mathias, Emily McFadden, Jacob Hanz
Risks and Rewards
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Risk #1 - being injured
“Eye trauma is another risk that can result in retinal hemorrage or loss of vision.”
"Minor injuries include bruises and rope burn, dislocations and back injuries."
Reward #1 - conquering your fear
"We need to summon every ounce of courage and strip away our terrors and inhibitions in order to experience this sport."
"Here are 10 advantages of experiencing bungee jumping: conquering fear."
Risk #2- jumping off and dieing "The reported deaths of bungee jumping are said to have resulted from human error by mishandling harness preparation or fault hooks on the bridge that break"
Reward #2 -having done something you've never done
"In life, this translates us being bold and daring in our actions and decisions. Satisfying a sense of adventure."