|By PR Newswire||
|August 15, 2014 09:41 PM EDT||
-- August 18 – 22nd 2014
DENVER, Aug. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GO FAST! Sports is proud to announce the 2014 GO FAST! Games in Zakynthos, Greece August 18th – 22nd. The GO FAST! Games are one of the premiere action sports events in the world! It brings together the world's top aerial and action sports athletes for this amazing event!
This serene and relaxing beach vacation spot for some, will be soon become the landing zone for many B.A.S.E. jumpers. The cliffs are perfect for B.A.S.E. jumping, the water is clear enough to see to the bottom and the excitement and anticipation is at an all time high right now. The jumpers have waited all year for this extreme event and now you will get to see the amazing accuracy, style and aerials from them. This is an event you definitely cannot miss.
We welcome everyone and all members of the media to come out and cover this heart pumping event to cheer on the B.A.S.E. jumpers. In fact, now you have a chance to take part in this GO FAST! event and become a B.A.S.E. jumper as well. It doesn't matter if you've never been B.A.S.E. jumping or skydiving before and perhaps you have only dreamed about doing something this adventurous. GO FAST! and TandemBase.com want you to take the jump. TandemBase.com is the first and only company to offer tandem B.A.S.E. jumping in the world. Right now, there is a special opportunity for those that want to B.A.S.E. jump in Zakynthos, but don't have the experience. Safety is first, you will be harnessed to the most experienced Tandem B.A.S.E. Master in the world, Sean Chuma. To do a tandem B.A.S.E. jump, all you need is the desire. These jumps will be historic first time jumps that have never before been available, but now a special few will get the chance to. Contact Sean at [email protected] to book your jump or Troy, the on-site contact for details of this event. Don't let this opportunity pass you by. You could be watching the B.A.S.E. jumpers and or you could be one.
Video and photos from previous year's events will be made available upon request. Athletes from this year's GO FAST! Games are also available for in-studio interviews. Please contact Jessica Altman for footage or Troy, the on-site contact to schedule an interview or a jump!
About GO FAST! Sports and Beverage Company:
The GO FAST! lifestyle is becoming a global phenomenon. Based out of Denver, Colorado and the Emirate of Dubai, U.A.E., the GO FAST! way of life has expanded to such countries as Holland, England, Scotland, Mexico, Jamaica, Belgium and Hungary through the GO FAST! Energy Drink and Gum, and Jet Pack performances.
On any given day you find a member of the worldwide GO FAST! staff skydiving, B.A.S.E. jumping, racing motorcycles, snowboarding and living the GO FAST! Lifestyle. The GO FAST! brand appeals to people who have a passion for living life a little on the edge, while our products speak to the audience's adventurous attitude. No other company does extreme the way GO FAST! does! Not only does GO FAST! have the products and means to support the fast lifestyles, but they live it in everything they do. From Jet Pack flights across the globe, to B.A.S.E. jumping events, to stunts like the human slingshot and the world's tallest bungee, GO FAST! supports the people and the athletes that want and strive to live life on the edge. GO FAST! Sports and Beverage Company is not just a company, IT'S A STYLE, IT'S AN ATTITUDE….IT'S A WAY OF LIFE!
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