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The Extreme Olympic Roundup 2012

As the Olympics have come to an end, so we say goodbye to a monumental time for almost every activity across the globe but in particular our favourite extreme sports. While athletes such as LeClose and Raisman have done their … Click to read the full article

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Latest Extreme Sports News from the London Olympics 2012 Canoe Slalom Events

With the canoe slalom events in the 2012 London Olympics nearly at an end, the spectators are on their toes for the results of the Men’s C2 and Women’s K1 Event. To date, France and Italy are in the lead, … Click to read the full article

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Canoe Slalom in the London Olympics

Canoe slalom is actually modelled on the traditional ski slalom; it is an event that has seen a lot of changes as it has developed. The first competitive canoe slalom was held in 1932 in Switzerland, back then the course … Click to read the full article

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BMX in the London Olympics

The fast paced sport of BMX is making only its second Olympic appearance this year in London. From its early beginnings in California in the 1960’s, bicycle motocross, known to you and me as BMX sprung up in response to … Click to read the full article

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Mountain Biking in the London Olympics

Not generally one of regularly televised events of the games, the mountain biking taking place at this year’s London Olympic Games looks set to attract lovers and followers of extreme sports none the less.  This year the mountain biking course … Click to read the full article

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