The life of a bike messenger is almost always on the verge of ending. As a pedestrian, it’s easy to forget how visceral the weaving and dodging through traffic really is. The video embedded above will remind you. Using first person footage of bike messengers flying through the streets of cities around the world, Road Sage is an insane compilation of some the most fearless people in the business.

Watch the video for a tour of the globe’s metropolitan areas and all the various ways to get squeezed between a bus.

(Image: Benny Zenga)