Category Archives: Hang Gliding

Ben Akhtar – Youngest Extreme Sports Athlete in the UK

I am Ben Akhtar – Aged 15. Although I am young – I am already living my dreams in the world of extreme sports. Since as long as I can remember I have always been fixated by flying, aviation. From … Click to read the full article

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Top 5 List of Seriously Extreme Sports

You may have read my previous list of top five extreme sports.  However, these were the sports that most people should be able to do – if they have the guts to do it – in the knowledge that they … Click to read the full article

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5 of the Most Popular Extreme Sports Activities in Spain

While extreme sports is a language spoken all over the world in different ways, each country has its own unique achievements and approaches to this exciting world. Spain is no exception to this idea, with a thriving local extreme sports … Click to read the full article

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Why Ski Resorts are Perfect for Summer Thrill Seekers

Most people only ever see the inside of a ski resort in deep mid-winter, when the ground is covered in a few feet of snow, the cold air is enough to give you frost-bite, and the sun barely reaches above … 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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Combine Ireland Holidays with Some Extreme Sports!

Ireland holidays are an increasingly popular choice due to the amount of activities that Ireland has to offer.  Quite apart from the ancient myths, incredible landscape, jolly locals and general air of affability, Ireland is becoming a leader in the … Click to read the full article

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Top Ten Extreme Sports

Extreme sports generally involve a considerable amount of risk and include many things like heights, speed, and/or physical exertion. Any sport which involves one or more of these qualities can and should be considered extreme. Thrill and excitement is the … Click to read the full article

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Extreme Hang Gliding

Soaring thousands of feet in the air can excite anyone, but have you done it in a hang glider? This extreme sport is one which adrenaline junkies drool over and will leave you addicted once you try it. But don’t … Click to read the full article

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