19 Extreme GIFs of People Who Stuck the Landing Perfectly
Being able to do a cool flip is great, but if you can’t stick the landing, forget about it.
There’s nothing more satisfying than watching someone attempt to do something impressive and then seeing them succeed.
With that in mind, we found these amazing GIFs of people who attempted something impressive and were able to stick the landing, too.
After all, the landing is sometimes the most impressive (and important!) part of the trick.
(Especially if you want to avoid injuring yourself.)
This rock-skipper is a god among men.
We can’t even count how many skips he achieved, he’s just that good.
Teach us your ways!
This would have been impressive enough if he was just skateboarding.
The fact that he took things to the next level by jumping on a raft and skidding across the puddle while remaining completely dry is just the icing on the very, very impressive cake.
Stairs? Who needs ’em?
That settles it.
I’m having trampolines installed at the base of every staircase in my house immediately.
Here are two tricks in one!
Not only does he flawlessly execute the tablecloth removal; he also has some fancy footwork to save the vase of flowers.
In fact, this tablecloth trick is almost as impressive as this next guy…
Look at that form!
Every once in awhile, it’s good to be reminded that there are all kinds of people who are more talented than you will ever be.
This is one of those times.
This is the best way to put on your swim cap.
Forget pulling it over your head like some kind of casual.
Jump into it or just leave it off entirely.
For those who hate parallel parking:
Be glad that at least you don’t have to try to do this every time you park your car. You’d quickly end up with a lot of bills and zero driveable vehicles.
I don’t think this one is completely real…
…But it brings me so much joy that I don’t even care.
Someone get that cat some driver’s training!
This one’s not graceful, but it is impressive.
Did the waterslides of your youth ever have a giant gap to jump like this one? I’m guessing probably not.
This next person has also mastered life on the water…
There’s so much to admire, here.
The expert swing, the multiple flips, and (of course) the perfect landing.
This has to be worth more than one point, right?
I’d say she deserves at least three points for style.
Plus another 10 for actually making it in the hoop.
OK, so this one isn’t technically extreme.
But I am just as impressed with this guy’s circle-drawing skills as I am with all of the extreme flips and jumps on the list.
How does he do it?!
If you ever find yourself in need of a very accurately thrown ax, I recommend giving this guy a call.
He seems to know what he’s doing.
Here’s another unorthodox basketball swish.
If there’s one thing I’ve learned today, it’s that balls can be put through basketball hoops using all manner of odd methods.
Don’t believe me? Keep reading…
See what I mean?
This one’s a football thrown from way up in the stadium.
Impressed? Yeah. You should be.
I didn’t even know this was possible.
But I’m very glad that it is.
I’m also glad that I don’t have to be the one to prove that it’s possible.
The good news: You have superpowers.
The bad news: They only work underwater.
Don’t worry, though. It’s still totally awesome.
I’d like this girl to teach me how to park.
Actually, if she could just go ahead and teach me how to do everything, that’d be great.
She clearly has life figured out.
And finally, one more reminder of how impressive you will (probably) never be:
I have just one question: HOW?!?!
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