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Insane cliff diving with Team Super Tramp along the Italian coast

Australian guy Matt Johnson got to live out every daredevil's fantasy by cliff diving in the Mediterranean.<p>But this is no standard cliff jump. It's …

Waterfall Jumping Is the Next Cliff Diving

The first leap from the top of a waterfall was horrifying. I’m not used to jumping off the equivalent of a four-story building into a river where the roaring water is frothing below, and my brain kept trying to stop me. But eventually it got easier—and fun!<p>Waterfall jumping is an everyman’s thrill. …

Jumping Straight Down the Side of a 3,228-foot Cliff Looks Like a Neverending Free Fall

The drop doesn’t seem to end. And that’s because the jump is off a 3,228-foot cliff in Norway. At that high of an elevation, that free fall will feel …

Biggest Wave Ever? Surfer Rides Gigantic Swell

Take a good, long look at the photo above this sentence. Let it sink in that the speck you see in the middle of the frame is an actual human being on …

This Surfer Cheated Death After Falling Into the Jaws of a Massive Hawaiian Wave

El Niño strikes again.<p>Here's a horrifying moment: Surfer Tom Dosland may have bitten off a bit more than he could chew when he took on this massive swell in Hawaii. El Niño—that weather thing you occasionally bring up at the bar after a couple of drinks—is warming the eastern Pacific and generating …

Britain's Nitro Circus Star Jamie Squibb is Living the Dream

The first two times Nitro Circus came to the UK, Jamie Squibb went along as a punter. Now, the British rider is in on the act. We caught up with him at the recent London show.<p>The phrase 'living the dream' is overused and generally bullshit. I know for a fact that I wouldn't want to live in a world …

The Olympics Are Going To Get Extra Gnarly With The Additions Of Skateboarding And Surfing

You know all those guys and gals who you watched compete at the X Games in skateboarding and surfing back when you were a kid? Well guess what: starting in 2020, those folks will get the opportunity to compete at the Olympics.<p>That’s right, the International Olympic Committee announced today that …

International Olympic Committee

An Ode to Great Skater Hair, From Stacy Peralta to Leticia Bufoni

What draws a person to skate? Beyond the ease of traveling from point A to point B on four wheels, the impulse to turn an urban landscape into a personal test of physical boundaries—one that’s often painfully punishing—is a search for freedom, a liberation from limiting circumstances and laws (see: …

Kayakers take on Niagara Falls, and shoot the documentary Chasing Niagara

Would you be willing to face a chance of death to pursue your hobby or sport? Would you risk your life for your dreams, or be willing to watch a …

Watch this guy paramotor over Japan’s highest peak

Pál Takáts hit unbelievable heights to fly over Mount Fuji with his paramotor and a GoPro camera.<p>It began with a little idea – what if Pál Takáts …

Watch An MMA Fighter Get Knocked Out Three Times Before The Ref Steps In

Mixed martial arts is one of the most exciting sports in the world because you’re constantly seeing shocking acts of violence so over the top, you’d question their believability if you saw them in an action movie. But truth is stranger than fiction, and things get crazy on the regular in the cage — …

Martial Arts

The Surprisingly Practical History Behind Spain's Running of the Bulls

Like many of the world’s most famous traditions, the annual “running of the bulls” in Pamplona, Spain—the <i>encierro—</i>has somewhat foggy origins.<p>Each …

New Jersey

Daredevil risks life to go 'extreme sightseeing' on edge of some of world's tallest skyscrapers

The extremes some people will go for a free holiday .<p>International daredevil Oleg Sherstyachenko takes his life in his hands as he performs an array …

Hong Kong

How Tyron Woodley stopped Robbie Lawler, Boxing for MMA (Heavy Hands #117)

The gut doesn't lie. Tyron Woodley was the wrong kind of challenge for Robbie Lawler at this point in his career. The man who had been staggered in …

MMA & UFC

Inside Ferrari's program to turn mere mortals into Formula One racers

The first motorsports events were primarily automotive executives demonstrating their wares and rich playboys showing off their toys.<p>The cost here? About $2.7 million for an FXX K, but there's a catch: you can't take the car home.<p>It takes a small army of engineers with period-appropriate laptops …

Rock Climbing North Dakota? Great Plains Get Guide

Pancake-flat for most of its expanse, and blessed with rich earth and waving grains, North Dakota is the antithesis of alpine. But this month a crew …

Climbing

Enduro World Series: Graves, Ravanel sweep opening day in Colorado - Mountain Bike Review

Cecile Ravanel (Commencal Vallnord Enduro) looking focused and ready at the start of stage 1. Photo by Jason Sumner<p>Isabeau Courdurier sits in …

Mountain Biking

‘Please Don’t Hit That Farm!’: Storm Chaser Video Shows Tornado Destroying Buildings, Trees and Power Lines

Just after 4 p.m. Monday, near the small town of Katie, Oklahoma, storm chasers Darin Brunin and Dick McGowan captured a powerful tornado ripping through the countryside.<p>Image source: YouTube<p>The duo’s YouTube page rated this twister as one of the “Top 5 Tornado of All Time.”<p>As the storm was bearing …

Cave Diving in The Yucatan Like You’ve Never Seen Before

Mexico, in particular the Yucatan Peninsula that curls up into the Gulf, is pockmarked with underground caverns filled with water called cenotes that …

Extreme Paraglider Breaks 8000 Meter Mark in Pakistan

Here at The Adventure Blog we cover a lot of interesting stories about people climbing 8000-meter peaks. It isn't often however that we share a story …

Paragliding

Chris Russell’s Winning Run, Vans Pro Skate Park Series HB

<b>Vans Pro Skate Park Series World Championship Contenders Decided</b><br>Global Challenger Rankings Set Final Field for Vans Park Series World Championships …

Red Bull Presents Mind-Blowing Rooftop Parkour In New Series

Suffer from vertigo? Look away now. Red Bull have released a trailer to mark the premiere of <i>URBEX: Enter At Your Own Risk</i>, an eight-part series which …

Watch this windsurfer shred Jaws like a legend

Jaws is a mean, nasty beast of a wave – but extreme windsurfer Jason Polakow knows how to tame it.<p>There are waves, and then there are waves. Then …

Whitewater and Loss

<i>"In life we all take risks. Paddling whitewater is a risk that I take, and I’ve come to grips with the consequences that come along with it. I love</i> …

Kayaking

This Man Jumped Out of a Plane With No Parachute

Adventure<p>On July 30, skydiver and father Luke Aikins jumped from 25,000 feet without a parachute or wingsuit on live TV.<p><i>Update: Aikins, who was compelled at the last minute to wear a parachute to comply with actors' union rules, was cleared to jump without any safety gear minutes before exiting the</i> …