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Semantically speaking he is gliding. Wikipedia indicates that wingsuits have a glide ratio of about 2.5.
Saw him speak at TEDX Portland last year- He had to speak remotely as he had just had an accident in Africa doing some stunts for a TV special- Here's the talk - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R1WJANjY5-w&list=PL4FF40284DAE0E1C3&index=16He does show his injuries as well as footage of the accident, but listening to him really lets you get in the head of people who do such dangerous stuff for a living, and for the rush-
Fascinating talk, thanks for the link!
You should always follow Jeb's griding the crack with this Kitty Corliss video:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Veg63B8ofnQ