Update on Robert. This is the first interview since the crash.
More than a million people have seen Robert Stafsing cheat death in Kungsbacka.
He fell six meters between two rooftops and landed on his face. Now it has the parkour athlete become a world celebrity hunted by the international press. Northern Halland was the first newspaper in the world with an interview.
Robert Stafsing will never be able to get on an airplane without a certificate. After the accident, his face was put together again with 19 titanium plates, 38 screws, 59 graphs from ear to ear and a titanium stick in the nose. There is no point to start counting the stitches.
– I have a whole tooth left. My friend was on the site the following day and collected several of my teeth, but then he lost them (LOL). It is typical of him, says Robert Stafsing that after 14 days got home from the hospital.
For six years, Robert has been active in Parkour and Freerunning branch. Parkour is about to get around as quickly and efficiently as possible using only the human body. A disciplined sport where no risks should be taken, despite the breakneck flips and jumps they do.
– Actually, there is not much accidents in this sport and that’s why this bail has become this big. This is one of the worst parkour fails ever. You should not do anything you’re not sure of, but at the time I took a risk, it was wet when I jumped, and it is against everything that sport stands for, says Robert.
There where the end of september he was out with two friends and filmed various jumps. On Main Street in downtown Kungsbacka he jumps between two rooftops, and when he runs to jump from the terrace down to a nearby roof, he slips on the wet railing and he falls and falls …