Video Of The Week - World's Longest Water Slide Was Open . . . Only Two Days!

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When charities are trying to raise money, they usually do it with mundane things like selling raffles, holding auctions or having bake sales - But not two New Zealand residents, who lived up to their life's motto of 'living more awesome' by constructing the world's longest and muddiest water slide - A 650 meter (2,132 feet) monster - All to raise awareness and funds for people suffering from depression.

The best part is that Jimi Hunt and Dan Drupstee did not spend millions, nor bring in a massive construction crew to pour concrete, but instead, built the slide by carving up a steep slope inside a private cattle grazing ranch located outside Auckland,using an excavator and two shovels.

The only downside to this of course, is that the luge-trench style slide that also featured a tunnel, was not permanent. In fact, it only remained open for two days during the weekend of February 23rd as part of a festival, after which the hole was filled up and the field, handed back to the rightful owners - The cud chewing cattle!

Resources: Huffingtonpost.com, Dailymail.co.uk

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  • daniela43347
    daniela43347Friday, March 13, 2020 at 10:10 am
    I WANT TO GO ON THIS SLIDE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    • TyThursday, December 20, 2018 at 1:50 pm
      Awsome
      • macyqiu
        macyqiuTuesday, October 9, 2018 at 3:47 am
        slime?
        • someoneSunday, January 21, 2018 at 10:06 am
          The videos won't play
          • its-funnehcake
            its-funnehcakeSunday, January 21, 2018 at 8:42 am
            Thats cool because i am selling free slime only
            • skyflower121
              skyflower121Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 7:01 am
              How are you going to sell it to us though? I live in Europe, I'm just guessing that u live in America.
            • parthy21dabb
              parthy21dabbThursday, October 13, 2016 at 11:40 am
              I need to ride that
              • parthy21dabb
                parthy21dabbThursday, October 13, 2016 at 11:35 am
                Want to go and do it. NOW!
                • unicornSaturday, March 19, 2016 at 11:44 am
                  havta ride that I love big rides.
                  • •o•Friday, November 13, 2015 at 12:20 pm
                    that is so COOL!
                    • isastarplayerTuesday, October 13, 2015 at 4:14 pm
                      that seems scary for a person that dosent like the beach like me