Standing 126 meters high, Wisma Sanyan is the tallest building in Sarawak.
Sibu, Sarawak is located in Eastern Malaysia on the island of Borneo. It is less than a 2 hour flight from Kuala Lumpur.
Sibu BASE 2009 took place on Saturday 31st October 2009.
10 BASE jumpers completed 60 jumps off Wisma Sanyan.
More about our day of jumping can be seen at the following blogs.
Following the day of jumping we visited an Iban longhouse at Bawang Assan. This became a highlight of the trip as the Iban people were so friendly and welcoming.
We sampled much of the home made rice wine while we were there.
The communities first boat race also took place that day.
The event is organised by the Malaysian BASE Association and local Sarawak BASE organiser Captain Wallen Alexander Gugak of Civil Aviation Sports. It is supported by Sarawak Tourism and Pelita Towerview Sdn Bhd, the management of Wisma Sanyan.
Trial jumps off Wisma Sanyan in Sibu took place on 25/07/2009. Jumps were completed by Malaysian BASE Association President Captain Aziz Ahmad along with Azaun Taharudin.
Aziz with 10 years of experience at organising BASE jumping events is very excited about bringing an event to this location.
For more information about Sibu BASE Jump contact Gary Cunningham.