Author Archives: Wes

Going Skydiving for the First Time? What You Wear is Important!

It probably took all your courage to decide to do the jump and now the moment is approaching it’s time to decide another important matter. “What to wear”? Now this may seem a question more suited to ask before going … Click to read the full article

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Extreme Pogo – Everything You Need to Know

Extreme sports come in a wide variety of different styles and genres.  While some are popularly known, other members of the extreme sports family are relatively undiscovered in the mass population.  One such sport that belongs in the latter of … Click to read the full article

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Man Jumps 2400ft Without a Parachute

Imagine jumping from a distance of thousands of feet from the ground without the safety of a parachute to break your fall. For one stuntman, this was not just a bad dream but an extreme sports experiment that went amazingly … Click to read the full article

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Extreme BASE Jumping from the KL Tower

Every extreme sports enthusiast has surely thought about BASE Jumping at some point or another especially if death-defying experiences are what it takes to get their adrenaline pumping.  After all, isn’t the prospect of jumping off a high structure the … Click to read the full article

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Five of the Best Climbing Helmets – Which is Best For You?

When you are hanging from the side of a cliff, you do not want to be in doubt about any of your gear.  Mountain climbers have a tendency to look out for one another, and we’ve taken that a step … Click to read the full article

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A Brief History of Hang Gliding

Although often considered to be one of the newest extreme sports around today, hang gliding can actually be traced back to the late 1800’s.  Before the airplane was even invented people were taking part in a form of hang gliding … Click to read the full article

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Top 5 Best Handheld GPS Devices for Hikers and Climbers

Whether you’re planning on going on a hiking vacation or a new climbing adventure, if it’s too a new destination you’ll surely want to follow a specified route to ensure that you don’t get lost.  Whilst maps and compasses are … Click to read the full article

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Top Ten Sky Diving Locations in Australia

Few things come close to the thrill and exhilaration of skydiving. Likewise, there are few places more breathtaking and beautiful than Australia. Combining these two things makes for an unforgettable experience for extreme sports fanatics everywhere; because in the outback, … Click to read the full article

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