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Rory McIlroy zooms across Dubai cityscape on zipline

Published 02/02/2016

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays a chip shot on the fourth hole during practice for the 2016 Omega Dubai Desert Classic on the Majlis Course at the Emirates Golf Club on February 1, 2016 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays a chip shot on the fourth hole during practice for the 2016 Omega Dubai Desert Classic on the Majlis Course at the Emirates Golf Club on February 1, 2016 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland hits his tee-shot on the fourth hole during practice for the 2016 Omega Dubai Desert Classic on the Majlis Course at the Emirates Golf Club on February 1, 2016 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Rory McIlroy has enjoyed a sky-high adrenaline rush ahead of the Omega Dubai Desert Classic.

The World No 3 shared a video on Tuesday of the moment he zip-lined across Dubai, grinning at the camera and shouting "See you at the other side" before lift-off.

See you on the other side! XDubai #XLineExperience

Posted by Rory McIlroy on Tuesday, 2 February 2016

The United Arab Emirates city has in recent years become a playground for adrenaline junkies, as well as the rich and famous.

And the 'XDubai' action sports centre where McIlroy has been letting off steam operates on an invite-only basis.

Let's just hope he made it to the other side without any injuries to mess up his Grand Slam hopes...

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