Tombstoning offers a high-risk, high-impact experience but it can have severe and life-threatening consequences. This is because: 

If you jump when you feel unsafe or pressured, you probably won’t enjoy the experience and increase the risks. 

Ideas for you

If you are determined to engage in this potentially dangerous activity there are some basic safety tips you should follow: 

Things that might help

A number of case studies highlighting the risks and consequences of tombstoning are available from the Logal Government Association online here.

The RNLI provide an excellent water safety education resource for children and young people available online here as well as a Water Safety Education Resource.