Chris Zhou, Land Rover Experience chief instructor, then had the job of successfully driving the £100,000 SUV across.
The challenge was carried out to celebrate 45 years of the Range Rover, with the six millionth model sold heading to China.
Steve Messam, who designed the bridge, said: "Paper structures capable of supporting people have been built before but nothing on this scale has ever been attempted.
"It's pushing engineering boundaries and the ease and composure with which the vehicle negotiated the arch was genuinely breathtaking."
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