Branson’s Caribbean island hosts daredevil kitesurfer jump

Necker Island & Virgin Gordo.

Necker Island & Virgin Gordo. Image by kansasphoto / CC BY 2.0

British billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson has released a video of a professional kitesurfer launching himself into the sky 131ft above sea level from the roof of Branson’s Caribbean house.  The awesome footage shows daredevil pro Nick Jacobsen flying 500ft over Branson’s private Necker Island before landing upright in the water. The jump was filmed for a major production on kitesurfing called Chapter One. Branson is a kitesurfer himself. Watch the video:

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