BASE jumping

American man killed in Base jumping accident in French Alps

The man was jumping off a cliff near the town of Petit-Bornand-les-Glières in the Haute-Savoie department of the French Alps.<p>The accident is believed …

France

Swedish woman killed in Norway base jumping accident

The woman was on holiday with two other Swedes in Norway’s Eikesdalen valley when the parachute accident happened.<p>“The jump didn’t go as it should …

Sweden

"I Taught My Girlfriend to BASE Jump and It Scares Me"

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Relationships

Video Shows Extreme Cheese Fans Rolling Down a Dangerous Hill for a Lot of Cheese

When one thinks of dangerous sports things like mixed martial arts, street luging, and BASE jumping come to mind. Go ahead and add cheese rolling to …

BASE jumping

BASE Jumping Into Big Waves Is Now A Thing

Some say the final step of a BASE jump feels like suicide. Paddling into a wave at Europe's premiere big-wave location—Nazaré—probably evokes …

Men's Health

Rock climber dies after 60-foot fall in southern Utah

<b>Salt Lake City</b> • Authorities say a rock climber died after falling 60 feet in a remote spot in southern Utah.<p>Washington County Sheriff’s Lt. David …

Rock Climbing

This Adaptive Sit-Ski Backflip at Squaw Valley Is Pretty Outrageous

MASSIVE sitski backflip out of a quarter pipe today at @squawalpine 🔥🚀 If you haven't already, check out @jayrawe1695, dude is a beast …

Extreme Sports

Liv Along The Way

“Since she first summited Mont Blanc as a teen, Liv Sansoz knew she would make her life in the mountains. She was twice crowned World Champion in …

Mountaineering

Police detain four Brits about to jump off Benidorm skyscraper for fun

The men had planned to film the highly dangerous ‘base jump’ and share it on social media when they were arrested early on Saturday morning.<p>Local …

Spain

Gold Coast daredevil base jumps from 50-storey high-rise building

Heart-stopping vision has emerged of a reckless prankster diving from a 50-storey high-rise, in a dangerous stunt that could have turned deadly.<p>A …

Social Media

Watch this crazy wingsuit GoPro flight over the Xtreme Verbier FWT finals

Triple Xtreme Verbier winner Géraldine Fasnacht shares a POV preview of the Freeride World Tour finals Bec des Rosses competition face.<p>Watch the …

Extreme Sports

Adventurers document climb and BASE jump from Tasmania's Frenchmans Cap

For hikers, Frenchmans Cap in Tasmania's west offers some tough challenges.<p>It's a gruelling 46 kilometre, five-day trek to the 1,446 metre high …

Entertainment (Australia)

This Ski BASE Jumping Video From Jackson Hole Is Freakin’ Impressive

<b>This</b> ski BASE <b>jumping video is impressive and frightening, all at the same time.</b> These guys set up a huck at a place known as the Rock Springs …

Skiing

Cape Breton native lives to the fullest as full time travel blogger

She’s stepped foot on every continent, visited more than 100 countries and has no problem swimming with sharks, riding camels, skydiving or even …

Profit

Meet the Man Who BASE Jumps the Cliffs Above Nazaré and Pilots Jet Skis Through Its Waves

<b>It’s 4 am and the city seems empty.</b> Lisbon Casino is closed, the building’s windows are closed, and the occasional car comes and goes. Behind a …

Extreme Sports

Review: Far Cry 5 - PS4

Share Email Comments<p>I can’t say anything much different from anyone else when it comes to the Far Cry series. I didn’t really enjoy the franchise …

PlayStation 4

What is BASE Jumping?

There has been a lot of discussion about BASE jumping in the mainstream media of late. But what exactly is it and what does it entail? We'll help you …

Adventure Travel

The Five Most Extreme Sports, Ranked by Danger Level

Calling all adrenaline junkies.<p>You don’t need to be an Olympian to compete for eternal glory. Around the globe, athletes are constantly training for …

Extreme Sports

BASE jumpers arrested during plunge from cell tower

ACWORTH, Ga. — Two police officers were standing near a Georgia cellphone tower when they noticed a man falling from the sky.<p>News outlets report …

Trespassing

We must accept more risks if we want space travel to take off

FLYING to space is just about the most dangerous thing a person can do. That’s part of the reason nobody has ventured past the International Space …

Space Travel

Video: BASE Jumping 101 with Espen Fadnes

Want to learn what it takes to get into BASE jumping? I have no interest in trying this sport myself, but am fascinated with the men and women who do …

Extreme Sports

BASE Jumping's Wildest Party

This year was the 40th Anniversary of Bridge Day, an annual BASE event in West Virginia. For the Moeser family, BASE jumping together at Bridge Day is a big part of the fun. Watch to meet the Moesers and experience the craziness of the 2017 event.

Extreme Sports

‘The Crown’ Recap, Season 2, Episode 8: Dear Mrs. Kennedy

This episode of <i>The Crown</i> was a bit of a mess, but also unexpectedly grabbed me by the tear ducts on more than one occasion. I have a longstanding and …

Streaming

France’s Wingsuit Graveyard Claims a Ninth Life

On August 22, 2016, Alexander Polli jumped off the cliffs of Le Brevent, adding to his near countless tally of flights down the French peak near …

Paragliding

Watch: Daredevil base jumpers freefall 3,000m from Swiss Alps into plane

Mad, or just the ultimate thrill-seekers?<p>The Soul Flyers, a French group dedicated to Base Jumping, might just be both.<p>Footage shows the base jumpers in an eye-watering stunt, leaping off a Swiss mountain top in wingsuits and gliding down to meet a plane below. The stunt took more than 100 attempts …

Extreme Sports

BASE Jumping...into a Plane

Red Bull and the aerialists at Soul Flyers linked up to pull off this insane maneuver—guiding their wingsuits into a plane's cargo hold. The tight window they were aiming for was just five feet high by four feet wide—and they were flying at about 80 miles per hour.

Extreme Sports

Video: Watch Two Wingsuit Pilots Fly Into an Aircraft

Over the year's we've seen plenty of wingsuit pilots leap out of aircraft to make their flights, but this is the exact opposite. In this clip, two …

Extreme Sports

Wingsuit flyers perform mid-air landing through an airplane door

Yes, you read that correctly.<p>Most videos of wingsuit flyers are inherently crazy -- it just so happens that is the nature of humans imitating flying …

Extreme Sports

Wingsuit flyers perform mid-air landing through an airplane door; video

Wingsuit flyers Fred Fugen and Vince Reffet performed a wingsuit stunt video BASE jumping from the top of a mountain and flying into a plane door …

Extreme Sports

Watch Two Crazy Wingsuiters BASE Jump Into An Airborne Plane

If this isn’t truly batsh*t crazy, we don’t know what is. Watch these guys fly <i>into</i> an airplane in the Swiss Alps. The bar, it seems, has been</b> …

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