Did that woman really catch herself ten inches from hitting the ground? Oh yes. Yes, she did.
I’m tempted to cast around for some hackneyed creativity metaphor after watching aerial rope professional Allie Cooper toss her own body around using a padded rope, grit, muscle and know-how gained from thousands of practice hours— but you know what? I’m just going to sit back and let you enjoy this technically fantastic two-minute promotional video of Cooper performing created by talented filmmaker Fabio Fletcha.