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Our first week in Colombia seems like so long ago now I can hardly believe it. Way back in February, Sam and I flew from the UK to Colombia to kick off our… 213 more words


For Our French Readers - Video: Le Premier Chien à Avoir Sauter En Wingsuit BASE Jump Au Monde

Si pour vous les sports extrêmes sont comme prendre une marche à l’extérieur, il n’y a aucune raison de ne pas apporter votre chien avec vous. 425 more words

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Urban Wakeboarding in Dublin - Blog for Isaacs.ie

Sounds like a crazy idea – but until you’ve tried Urban Wakeboarding you’ll have no idea how great it can be.

Wakedock is located in the Central Canal, just 5 mins from the DART station and 20mins walk from the hostel. 320 more words


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 (Dévoluy) 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