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Wing-suit jumper from Dorset takes to Saudi Arabia

A Dorset man who takes part in an extreme sport has completed his mission in Saudi Arabia.

Sam Hardy has become one of the world’s leading experts in wing-suit jumping. This sport allows him to fly through the air at speeds of more than 100 miles per hour.

His passion for outdoor adventure started with competitive rock climbing but after moving away Dorset, his attention turn to Sky Diving and then base jumping.

3000+
Sky dives
1700+
Base jumps
27
Countries around the world
Sam Hardy dons his wingsuit to take to the skies across the world Credit: ITV News

Saudi Arabia plans to transform Neom’s landscape and build a futuristic super-city that they hope would become a global centre for sport.

Their first big event, is a showcase of extreme sports which Sam took part in.

Sam’s next destination is Croatia to run a training workshop.