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103-year old Japanese runner challenges Usain Bolt

Closing in on his 104th birthday, a twinkle-toed Japanese sprinter has thrown down the challenge to the world’s fastest man Usain Bolt, telling him: “let’s rumble!” 785 more words


Wingsuit daredevils risking their lives on film

Playing Icarus as they leap off sheer cliffs and fly at eye-watering speeds along mountainsides, thrill-seekers dressed like flamboyant bats have become an increasingly common sight in the Alps. 788 more words


L'Obiou - paragliders' paradise?

I don’t know much about extreme sports, but given where this lot were paragliding, the “extreme” part seems pretty accurate!

When we hiked up the mountain of L’Obiou (D√©voluy) a couple of weeks ago, we were kept company by at least a dozen paragliders for much of the climb. 72 more words


Black Water Rafting

I was in a pitch black cave in the middle of a river system in the North of New Zealand… in a rubber ring. To say it felt surreal would be a massive understatement. 562 more words


Jumping into the Unknown... Literally

I woke up feeling sick. This was the day I had been anticipating with equal amounts of dread and excitement. Well, probably more dread…

Today was bungy day. 657 more words


Skydiving Experience

Hi guys!

So I have been wanting to post about my experience first time skydiving and today is the day.

First let me tell you the details… 807 more words


Cowgirl in Cowtown- ending Calgary Stampede with Rangeland Derby and Grandstand Show

There’s so much to do and see at the Stampede Park. It is just impossible to watch all the entertainments and tour around the whole park in one day. 599 more words