THE second a dust biker plunged to his dying from a cliff edge has been caught on video.
Mikhail Blumenfeld, 38, a married dad-of-two, appeared to lose his footing and overbalanced on a ridge 330ft above the Black Sea in Russia.
4Mikhail Blumenfeld appeared to lose his footing and overbalanced on a ridgeCredit: East2West
4He then fell 330ft to his dying from the cliffCredit: East2West
4The dad-of-two was an skilled riderCredit: East2West
4The 38-year-old pictured together with his with with JuliaCredit: East2West
In video filmed by one other biker, he slowed and appeared down the cliff earlier than out of the blue falling whereas his bike remained on the rocky path.
His good friend Sergey Chernobay paid tribute to Mikhail, who “cherished” his sport and was an skilled rider.
“For greater than ten years we rode collectively,” he instructed Gazeta.Ru.
“He lived for it, cherished it very a lot, continuously testing himself with troublesome excessive climbs.
“However this time he stumbled. He was not a newbie. He was knowledgeable in his discipline. It was an accident.”
His heartbroken widow, Julia, 37, additionally mentioned she could not clarify how the accident occurred.
“He has been doing this sport since he was 14,” she mentioned.
“He was very fond of maximum sports activities, had loads of expertise. He knew easy methods to journey very nicely. I don’t know the way it occurred.”
Tributes have been paid to Mikhail on media with one individual saying: “He was a very good man. How unfair life is. RIP.”
One other mentioned: “It is so unhappy when life stops due to a small oversight.”
It comes after footage confirmed a motorcyclist plummet 65ft to his dying off a cliff after smashing right into a automotive which was being pushed within the fallacious lane.
Stunning CCTV and dash-cam movies present the biker plunge down the valley after the collision in Taiwan.
However one other motorcyclist was extra lucky and survived a 250ft fall from a cliff.
Matthew Murray, 27, was driving alongside the winding roads that run via the Santa Monica Mountains in California when the accident occurred.
Footage filmed on a GoPro digicam exhibits the bike persevering with straight off the highway earlier than flying over a cliff.
For a short second, the rider is airborne earlier than he and the bike plummet down into the valley beneath.
Talking from his hospital mattress, he instructed the information channel: “It processed instantly in my head that, ‘You’re gonna die’.”