The world-known American magzine “Time” has announced 25 best creations worldwide of 2012 in November monthly. Luckily, the flying match with wing suit hosted in Tianmen Mountain of Zhangjiajie is listed as one of the best creations.
From October 13th to 18th, a newly founded World Wing Suit Alliance hosted the global wing setting flying championship for the first time in Tianmen Mountain. Speed contest with high difficulty was going on within the famous Tianmen hole with contestants from 9 countries and regions all over the world participating in. This contest aroused broad attention from global medium including CNN, BBC and so on.
Wing setting flying sport is famous for its high danger coefficient and difficulty and is deemed as the highest level of extreme sports. At present, the number of wing setting flying contestants is less than hundreds. Thus, no competitive world contest has been hosted until the host of wing suit flying match in Zhangjiajie Tianmen Mountain.