A Group of Skydivers Figured Out How to Play Quidditch in Real Life
Entertainment| | By Margo Gothelf
Two skydivers held up an inflatable hoop, while the other players battled it out in the air for an attempt to score with the quaffle. After one team successfully scored a goal, the skydivers deployed the parachutes and safely returned to the ground. While the video was missing some key elements from the game such as a golden snitch and beaters batting away at bludgers, it was still an impressive effort from the fliers. The fictional game that J.K. Rowling created in the Harry Potter universe has taken off on land, inspiring ground events since 2005. The game, which is very popular on college campuses, even began hosting its own World Cup in 2010. Check out the full game below.