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On Friday, people gathered at the Holiday Lodge in Fayette County to get their parachutes ready for Bridge Day.  Bridge Day is held on the third Saturday in October.

There were people there from other countries, including Canada.

59News spoke with people getting ready for the events.

"Unbelievably stoked...  The weather is fantastic right now... Came all the way down here from Canada.  Some other people did as well," said Greg Noonan

"I'm kind of toying around with the idea of my first double back flip. That's what tomorrow (Saturday) is for me," said Jon Forman, from northern Virginia.

Stay with 59News and wvnstv.com for complete coverage of Bridge Day events.