Author Archives: Laura Stark

If You Really Want to Enjoy the Pacific Northwest – Primitive Camping Is a Must!

If you don’t think primitive camping is an extreme sport, you’ve never been camping! It’s just you and nature where anything can happen at any time and you must be prepared for any challenge that lies ahead. However, don’t let … Click to read the full article

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How Jonathan Kambskard-Bennett Cycled Around the World by Accident

You’d think that embarking on a three-year trip cycling around the world would involve a huge amount of planning, training and continuous dedication to the sport. You’d be surprised then, to hear that in Jonathan Kambskard-Bennett’s case, his trip Cycling … Click to read the full article

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Florence Has Ground to Make Up in Bid for 3rd WSL Crown

John John Florence, winner of the last two men’s WSL Tour titles, has had a slow start to the 2018 season and is in danger of losing too much ground on his rivals. After three events (there are 11 in … Click to read the full article

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Highlining with Valentin – The Path of the Sky

Most people have heard of and maybe even tried the art of slacklining. But multiply everything you know by 100 and you’ll get slacklining’s more dangerous and adrenaline fuelled relative – highlining! Professional highliner Valentin Rapp’s discovered his passion for … Click to read the full article

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Your Guide to Choosing the Right Roller Derby Skates

If you are interested in roller derby, you will need the right skates. There are many different skates that you will have to choose from, so it’s important that you take the time to select the right ones. There are … Click to read the full article

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7 Ways to Condition for a Long Distance Cycling Tour

A long distance bike ride is a journey that pits the body and mind to conquer massive obstacles in pursuit of a goal. For this reason, it is crucial to prepare for such a trial. These tips provide insight on … Click to read the full article

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Recovering from a Back Injury – The DOs and the DON’Ts Every Snowboarder Should Know

Very few of us in the extreme sports crew will be blessed not to deal with a back injury at some point, especially the snowboarding crowd. “Hard” data is difficult to come by, but according to some estimates, an average … Click to read the full article

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5 Ways to Get a Good Night’s Sleep While Camping

We’ve all been there – a perfect day’s hiking, biking, climbing or canoeing is ruined by a terrible night’s sleep. And nothing spoils the following day’s fun like bags under your eyes bigger than your sleeping bag. Not only will … Click to read the full article

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