Category Archives: Bizarre

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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Must Have Items for Extreme Summer Wasteland Camping

It is always a good idea to have the proper equipment prior to camping of any kind. However, extreme camping in some of the most inhospitable locations on the planet requires more in-depth planning for sheer survival. Camping equipment in … Click to read the full article

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Storm-Chasing Holidays in the US

The Midwest is famous for its violent tornadoes and superstorms. Every year, dozens of people are injured or die as a result of twisters carving up the countryside and leaving a trail of destruction in their wake. Most sensible individuals … Click to read the full article

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3 Extreme Sports That Won’t Break the Bank

A bird, a plane, superman; or is that you soaring through the sky, leaping from a plane, or scaling the Empire State Building? Extreme sports let you feel the wind in your hair as you soar and reach new heights … Click to read the full article

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Extreme Cold Weather Camping: How to Survive

Few things are as enjoyable and fundamental as camping. Odds are that if you’re engaging in an extreme sport out in the wilderness, you’ll need to camp someplace overnight because the best destinations are always the farthest. And if you’re … Click to read the full article

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