Category Archives: Bizarre

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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4 New Adrenaline Based Extreme Sports

It’s impossible to tell who the first adrenaline seekers were.  Maybe it was the first single cell organism that migrated from the ocean, and eventually sprouted legs. Maybe it was cavemen who discovered fire. Arguments could be made for a … Click to read the full article

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Glamping With City Slickers

If you consider yourself a city slicker and the thought of going without your smartphone for a weekend scares the bejesus out of you, then read on my friend. The phenomenon known as “glamping”, or “luxury camping” is the city … Click to read the full article

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The Cyprus Ultramarathon – Because Regular Marathons Are Just Too Easy…

For some people, being able to run a marathon like the London marathon – 26 miles on the street with no break, is a fitness goal to aspire to, or a challenge of a lifetime. Others, however, laugh in the … Click to read the full article

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Hit the Slopes and Go Sandboarding in Cape Town

Ever thought that donning a snowboard in board shorts and sunglasses enjoying balmy temperatures was impossible? Think again! Snowboards might be built for snow, but it’s not the only surface in which this multifaceted sporting device excels. That’s right, for … Click to read the full article

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Snowkayaking – A New Extreme Sport?

So first of all let’s go on record as saying that this cannot be regarded as an entirely new extreme sport – the simple fact that people have partaken in the event tells us otherwise, but for the most part, … Click to read the full article

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The Best X Game Skateboarding Performances

The X Games have become a popular sporting event focused on action sports. It has found popularity and big money sponsorships by fulfilling a niche in extreme sports. The event is particularly popular amongst the under-forty crowd, a highly prized … Click to read the full article

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Training Tips for the British Tough Mudder Challenge

Tough Mudder, an annual extreme sporting event that challenges daring athletes and regular Joes to tackle a ‘hardcore’ 10 or 12-mile obstacle course, is something that half a million people worldwide have already taken on. Some will succeed, some will … Click to read the full article

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