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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865 Comments
  • 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
                    • Rose101Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 1:14 pm
                      WOW!