For these of you who do not but know, Hob is an expert stuntman from Pennsylvania USA, who has been going stay on our Fb for just a few months now. We liked his content material a lot that he now has his personal present to brighten up everybody’s Sunday afternoon. It is known as ‘The Wild Hob’ – and you’ll perceive why quickly sufficient.
We are actually in week two of The Wild Hob – and already we now have seen Hob on hearth, leaping off a constructing, and drift triking down a mountain. Not all on the identical time however nonetheless rattling spectacular if you happen to ask me.
When you have not seen episodes one and two you may view them right here:
To assist perceive a number of the technique behind the insanity we requested Hob some questions:
Title: The Wonderful Hob
Occupation: Stunt man / freethinker
What was your inspiration to do all this loopy sh**?
‘The explanation I pursue stunts and excessive sports activities is for that feeling of full freedom. On a mean day I really feel that life is a wild beast chasing me down… payments, tasks, work. However when I’m doing a stunt or using my trike I develop into the beast and it’s my flip to chase down life. So for these few moments I’m fully free.’
Who’s/was your inspiration?
‘My idols in life are my two brothers who stroll an identical path… simply when the sunshine could appear to be dimming considered one of them pulls a stunt or does one thing outdoors the field and it relights my inspiration and present me that I’m strolling the correct highway.’
When did you begin inflicting mayhem?
‘I’d say I got here out the womb stunting… My brothers and I grew up on an remoted piece of floor and we weren’t allowed to observe TV however got all of the freedoms to discover our personal minds. We began inflicting mayhem and filming our antics at a really younger age, at all times encouraging one another to get wilder. The insanity actually began once we attended Kahanas stunt faculty in 2010 and develop into totally immersed within the stunt tradition, after that life turned a curler coaster assembly up with stunt males studying the ins and outs of the commerce and filming for TV reveals.’
What’s the craziest stunt you have got ever accomplished?
‘The craziest stunt I’ve ever pulled off was a automotive explosion stunt. We had been in Tombstone, Arizona filming a present I had written with Dr Hazard and we would have liked a banger. I had damaged my collar bone in three locations the day earlier than however the present needed to go on. We entered a automotive with 20 gallons of gasoline in turkey luggage and explosives masking the surface… counted to 3 and set off the explosion. The explosion was so huge from the surface that the flames had been everywhere in the inside however we made it out fully nice. I nonetheless cannot consider that stunt to today, not to mention that I pulled it off with my collarbone fully destroyed.’
Have you ever ever critically injured your self?
‘I’ve had tons of accidents in my life… damaged bones, gaping wounds, ruined neck, however nothing that I’d take into account critical.’
How essential are EXTREME sports activities in your life?
‘Excessive sports activities and stunts have created who I’m in the present day, they’ve allowed me to have a relationship with my brothers and household like no different. They’ve confirmed me that true freedom lies inside and you’ll harness that freedom even in a world filled with management. With out stunts I do not know the place I’d have ended up.’
What do you have got in retailer for the present?
‘The remainder of the sequence goes to be a wild experience… let’s simply say I really like hearth.’
Thanks on your time Hob! we cant wait to see what the subsequent few weeks’ Sunday leisure brings.