This badass woman kept her age stand in the way & # 39; excitement.
Irene O & # 39; Shea became what appears to be the oldest person draw shooting at 102 years and 194 days. The oldest skydiver earlier, according to the reports & # 39; news, was Kenneth Meyer, which issued in 2017 a jump in & # 39; 102 years and 172 days.
On Sunday, O & # 39; Shea collected it, came in & # 39; helicopter, and while it was connected to & # 39; her instructor, is exceeded in & # 39; 14,000 feet – all for good reason.
After her daughter died of disease & # 39; the motor neuron – degenerative disorder also known as ALS or the & # 39 Diseases; Lou Gehrig – 10 years ago, O & # 39; Shea started to raise awareness and research funds. This is the third dive to the Association of Motor Neurone Disease of the south & # 39; Australia. The first was in its 100 years in 2016.
According to a report by SA Skydiving, the groaning went perfectly.
O & # 39; Shea and her instructor Jed "ran smooth, beautiful … freefall through & # 39; wispy clouds, before the smooth opening of the parachute."
"They then cruise around the beautiful sky on Langhorne Creek, enjoying views of Lake Alexandrina, the Coorong and Murray Mouth", the report adds. Children and grandchildren awaiting its zone & # 39; jumps hugs.
Although O & # 39; Shea Meyer and surpassed the world records that were kept before, not registered in the Guinness World Records for the player of the oldest tandem parachute and the respective male. It is not clear why, but as Business Insider points out, there is a process of & # 39; application for the organization to review the attempts to break the records before officially register him.
O & # 39; Shea does not think she 'junkie of & # 39; extraordinary adrenaline ". During an interview with Channel 9, it did the stunt with "As far as I think I'm the same as every one else, just a normal person".
You & # 39; O & # 39 assist, Shea achieve its target & # 39; collection & # 39; & # 39 funds; $ 10,000 here.