Would you be upset if your husband wanted to go sky diving while you're pregnant

posted 3 years ago in Pregnancy
Post # 2
7289 posts
Busy Beekeeper

More people die in traffic accidents than sky diving accidents. It is actually a very safe sport with far less injuries than a lot of common sports.

I would have no problem with my husband doing any kind of sport like this.

Post # 3
518 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2014

hspw714:  I don’t think I would have minded if my fiance did something like that when I was pregnant, but I would never have to worry about it because he’s scared of heights! lol.

Post # 4
399 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: August 2013

hspw714:  My DH did it a week before our wedding for his bachelor party.  It was a surprise for him but I knew and I was very excited for him :).  I agree with PP, it’s very safe…was more worried about him doing something stupid like shaving his head lol

Post # 5
3119 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: August 2012

I don’t want to skydive for myself but it’s definitely not something I’d get mad about if he wanted to, pregnant or not.

Post # 6
7664 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: July 2013 - UK

It wouldn’t bother me. It’s very safe, and I’m not sure what difference my being pregnant would make. It’s not as if people need to completely put their lives on hold when they have kids!

Post # 7
502 posts
Busy bee

I’d only get mad because I TOTALLY want to do it and he’d be choosing a time to do it when I couldn’t!

Post # 8
71 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: February 2013

I’d only be mad because I’d want to do it with him! But if I had no interest in it, I wouldn’t mind at all!

Post # 9
227 posts
Helper bee

I dont understand why it matters if you are 8 months pregnant. you arent going. Hes a big boy and can make his own decisions..great opportunity I say..have fun,

Post # 10
1229 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: April 2012 - Chateau Briand

hspw714:  I would be the same way, I wouldn’t want him to skydive while i’m pregnant. First off, I get super hormonal so ’nuff said there. Additionally, I would worry quite a few days leading up to it and we all know being stressed out like that isn’t good for the baby. So basically, no I wouldn’t be having that lol. 

Post # 11
5392 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: August 2014

hspw714:  I might be missing something, but I don’t see the issue here, at all.

Post # 12
8518 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: April 2014


winstonchurchill:  Haha, +1!

We’ve talked about going before, but haven’t had a chance to do it yet. So I’d be super upset if he chose to go when I couldn’t!

Post # 13
11668 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

hspw714:  yes. I told my husband his window of opportunity for doing that kind of thig closed whem he proposed lol.

Post # 14
76 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: September 2014

I have been skydiving plenty of times and have never felt like it wasn’t safe. I actually feel safer skydiving than flying in a commercial plane. If my fiancé wasn’t so terrified of heights I would have no issue with him going. 

Post # 15
1436 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

I’d be fine with it. I mean, I may feel uneasy, because I’m a worry wart. But the likelihood of him being injured is so slim. He’d have a higher chance of getting in a car crash commuting to/from work.

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