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Interview with Surfer and Sports Model Jessie Tuckman

Can you tell us a little bit about your early life? Where did you grow up and what made you decide to get into surfing? I grew up near Manchester, worlds away from surfing and the sea. I grew up horse … Click to read the full article

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Indoor Skiing – A Great Way to Learn

Living in the UK with all the cold temperatures that we experience you would think that winter sports would be in abundance! Funnily enough when I used to live in Melbourne I was significantly closer to a substantial ski field … Click to read the full article

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The Best Places to Surf in the UK

Many surfers based in the UK are often clueless when it comes to finding a good beach to catch a few waves. The UK is often mistaken for a place where surfing isn’t really possible; however this is most certainly … Click to read the full article

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Extreme Sports to Try in the UK

Think of yourself as extreme? The UK is a great place to try out extreme and adventure sports with fantastic facilities for many activities. Here are some suggestions of activities to get you going… Skateboarding Fancy yourself as the next … Click to read the full article

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Paragliding Considerations within the UK

Paragliding is an extreme (or adventure) sport in which participants fly soft-bodied aircraft while sitting in harness; paragliders are launched on foot from a mountain, cliff or other suitable high place. Gliders are kept aloft by a single, ovoid fabric … Click to read the full article

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Britain’s Best Skate Parks – It’s Time to Ride

The summer may be a bit of a wash out here in good old Blighty but it doesn’t need to stop you getting your fix of adrenaline. Local councils  have begun to get involved in the alternative sports scene, but … Click to read the full article

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Basking Sharks Sighted off the UK and Irish Coastlines

British marine experts are asking all Brits located on the west coast of the UK and Ireland to let them know about any sightings of basking sharks that they see in the waters just off the coast this summer.  Basking … Click to read the full article

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Mountain Biking in the UK – Extreme Fun for Everyone

Mountain biking is an incredibly popular extreme sport throughout much of the world, including the United Kingdom. The rugged terrain of Great Britain, Scotland and Wales offers exhilarating challenges for mountain bikers of all ages and experience levels. The UK’s … Click to read the full article

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