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LOS ANGELES -- The Latest on a skydivers attempt to jump 25,000 feet into a net (all times local):6:10 p. Adidas NMD Human Race Sale .m.Skydiver Luke Aikins has become the first person to jump from a plane into a net on the ground without the benefit of a parachute.Aikins hit the 100-by-100-foot net perfectly, quickly climbed out of it and walked over to hug his wife, who had been watching with other family members.Just before climbing into a plane to make the jump, Aikins said he had been ordered to wear a parachute but indicated he wouldnt open it.As the plane was climbing to 25,000 feet above the drop zone he said the requirement had been lifted and he took off the chute.He fell for about two minutes, then flipped onto his back at the last second and landed perfectly to cheers from those gathered to watch.---5:45 p.m.Skydiver Luke Aikins says he learned just hours before his planned attempt to skydive from a plane into a net on the ground that hed have to wear a parachute in order to do it.He says he put it on but hinted strongly that he wouldnt open it.In a live broadcast from the plane hell jump from Aikins says wearing a parachute will make the jump more dangerous because hell have its canister on his back when he hits the net at about 120 mph.Aikins says he heard from the Screen Actors Guild that the jump couldnt go on unless he wore a parachute.The jump is being broadcast live on the Fox network.---5:30 p.m.Skydiver Luke Aikins says hell be wearing a parachute when he tries to become the first person to land in a net without using one.Aikins revealed about an hour before his scheduled jump Saturday in Simi Valley, California, that the Screen Actors Guild told him the jump cant be done unless he wears a parachute.He didnt elaborate but the jump is being broadcast on Fox television as part of a one-hour TV special.Aikins says he is disappointed because wearing a chute will actually make it harder for him to properly put himself over the 100-foot-by-100-foot net.He didnt say if he plans to actually open the parachute at any point.---7 a.m.Skydiver Luke Aikins figures his next leap into thin air will start pretty much like the thousands that preceded it, only with one small but significant difference.This time when he steps out of a plane at 25,000 feet he wont take his parachute with him.If all goes according to plan, he will land two minutes later in a trawler-like fishing net 20 stories above the ground and about a third the size of a football field.His jump is being broadcast live on Fox TV at 8 p.m. EDT Saturday.The 42-year-old daredevil has made 18,000 jumps.Hes done stunts for Ironman 3 and other movies and trained elite skydivers.But on Saturday hell become the first skydiver to go from plane to planet Earth without a parachute. New Adidas NMD 2019 . He just needed to be his best twisting, turning acrobatic self. "I didnt need to be anybody else, I just needed to be myself and be aggressive," said Burks, who scored a career-high 34 points to spark the Utah Jazz to a 118-103 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Monday night. Adidas NMD Womens Pink . Still, Brewers manager Ron Roenicke thought taking him out before the fifth inning was an unusual move. "Im looking up at the board and hes got two hits given up and one run, and Im taking him out after the fourth inning," Roenicke said. . Anthony Calvillo, through 20 CFL seasons, was frequently invincible and largely stoic in the heat of competition. But underneath the professional exterior he was, and is, compellingly human.Sky Academy Sports Scholar Siobhan-Marie OConnor has been unveiled as part of the GB swimming squad to compete at the Rio Olympics. The 26 athletes, including world and European champion Adam Peaty, secured their spots for Brazil following last weeks National Championships in Glasgow.Team GB will be desperate for the British swimmers to improve on a very disappointing home Olympics at London in 2012 where they picked up just two bronzes (Becky Adlington) and a silver (Michael Jamieson). Britain will take a swimming team of 26 to the Olympic Games. Sky Sports News HQs Gail Davis has been speaking to Siobhan-Marie OConnor. But hopes for the summer will be high with a youthful squad impressing over the last two years and scooping a record haul of medals at last years World Championships in Kazan.This will be the second Games for OConnor, who also won bronze in the 200m individual medley in Russia last summer.Im so excited to be officially selected for the Rio Olympics, the 20-year-old Sky Academy Sports Scholar said.I am now on my Road to Rio. Having been a part of the team in London, I hope that the experiences I have from there will help me achieve the results Im looking for in Rio. Skys Sportswomen followed Sioobhan-Marie OConnor on her fight for Rio qualification Ive worked so hard for this summer and Im excited that its now official. Adidas NMD R2 Cheap. OConnor was in dazzling form in Scotland for the Olympic trials. After booking her Rio spot with victories in the 100m freestyle and her favoured 200m individual medley, the Bath swimmer then eased home to win the 100m breaststroke.Peaty and OConnor will be joined by fellow world champion James Guy and world individual medallist Jazz Carlin as well as four members of the World Championship-winning mens 4x200m freestyle relay squad. Adam Peaty will be hoping for more success in Rio Mark England, Team GBs chef de mission for Rio 2016, said: After some strong performances at the British Swimming Championships in Glasgow we are excited to welcome this talented group of swimmers onto Team GB for this years Olympics.The athletes selected have shown that they are capable of producing performances at the highest level and among the ranks are world and European champions as well as athletes capable of swimming world-record times. British swimming head coach Bill Furniss names 26-strong team for Rio - and claims all athletes are there to do a job This group has fantastic potential and I am excited about watching them compete for Team GB in Brazil.GB swimming squad for Olympics: James Guy, Adam Peaty, Max Litchfield, Jazz Carlin, Siobhan-Marie OConnor, Andrew Willis, Hannah Miley, Ben Proud, Chloe Tutton, Ross Murdoch, Stephen Milne, Robbie Renwick, Duncan Scott, Craig Benson, Fran Halsall, Molly Renshaw, Chris Walker-Hebborn, Tim Shuttleworth, Aimee Willmott, Eleanor Faulkner, Georgia Coates, Camilla Hattersley, Georgia Davies, Cameron Kurle, Ieuan Lloyd, Daniel Wallace Also See: About the Scholarship Meet the athletes Blogs Videos Galleries ' ' ' 

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