‘Extreme’

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Downhill Pro Claudio Caluori
Downhill Pro Claudio Caluori

The maverick

Claudio Caluori, YouTube’s mountain biking sensation 

The birth of X Games

Looking back at the zany beginnings of the biggest show in action sports

steve-o, jump
steve-o, jump

Steve-O

From drugs to veganism, Steve-O’s life turns 180

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cave, son doong, water

Lost And Found

Discovering the eighth natural wonder of the world in the Vietnam jungle

sunset, surf, camp
sunset, surf, camp

The Aleutian Islands

Escape to the planet’s most extreme islands for an epic adventure

adventurer, south korea, mount everest
adventurer, south korea, mount everest

Missing modern explorers

Explorers who went off into the unknown and were never heard from again

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sup, atlantic, ocean

SUPing the Atlantic

The horrors and rewards of Chris Bertish’s Transatlantic SUP crossing

Mad’ Mike Whiddett: Franschhoek Pass, near Cape Town
Mad’ Mike Whiddett: Franschhoek Pass, near Cape Town

The art of losing control

‘Mad’ Mike Whiddett on maintaining focus while drifting at insane speeds

Wie du über einen Ozean ruderst
Wie du über einen Ozean ruderst

How to row across the sea

Stuck in a rowboat in the middle of the Atlantic? 

Last of his kind

Mike Horn explores the most extreme regions with photographer Chris Brinlee Jr.

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hunt

Eagle Master

What it takes to become an eagle hunter

The Eagle Master

Technology is no match for ancient knowledge

waterfall, danger, outdoors, adventure
waterfall, danger, outdoors, adventure

Extreme Adventures

These 5 insane adventures can and will kill you

Newall Hunter, Adventurers Grand Slam, climbing
Newall Hunter, Adventurers Grand Slam, climbing

Adventurers Grand Slam

Find out what it takes to climb the 7 highest mountains and reach both poles 

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everest, hiking, mountain

The Great Adventure

How 53-year-old IT engineer Newall Hunter joined the exploring elite

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matrix, action, film, john, wick

Keanu Reeves in action

The outrageous effects and stunts made in John Wick: Chapter 2

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body slam, ouch, stunts

Train like a stunt double

Discover the routines of Hollywood’s top stunt performers

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snow, fort, hut

The Bushcraft Master

This man builds forts in snow-covered woods  

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diving, ocean, boat

Ancient cities emerge 

James Cameron’s new documentary dives into the ancient underwater cities.

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paragliding, bridge, jumping

Watch if you dare

Five brutal human crash landings

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mushroom, forage, woods, forest

How to find food anywhere

How to feed yourself in the wild using nothing more than a knife and a lighter

red bull, ice climbing, winter
red bull, ice climbing, winter

Winter wipeouts

Watch these five close-call moments of ice climbers taking a tumble

The Fast and The Furious - reasons for success
The Fast and The Furious - reasons for success

The Fast and the Furious 

What makes the franchise so successful?

xXx - The Return of Zander Cage
xXx - The Return of Zander Cage

Behind the scenes 

How they made that CRAZY opening stunt from xXx - The Return of Xander Cage

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horror fish, instagram

What lies beneath? 

This deep-sea fisherman’s Instagram account is the stuff of nightmares

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go pro, paddle boarding, adventure

Expecting the unexpected

Two brothers defy death and prone paddle from Alaska to Mexico

The most deadly animals in the world
The most deadly animals in the world

Silent Killers

Take a look at the most deadly animals in the world

Adventure Sports in 2016

As the year comes to a close, we look at the stories that flew under the radar.

How to jump out of a plane without a parachute
How to jump out of a plane without a parachute

Skydiving … like a boss

Skydiver Luke Aikins explains how to jump out of a plane without a parachute

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marathon, running, monks, bhutan

Level up your marathons

Find out why you’ll never want to lay in bed again…

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ice, meditation, winter

Our world’s ice guru

More proof why Wim Hof’s method works for all humans

David Lama
David Lama

The rational alpinist

David Lama explains how to stay cool and change the plan in the right moment

ocean, california, surfing
ocean, california, surfing

Mavericks Madness

Jeff Clark on surfing and discovering Mavericks

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sailing, ice, winter, sports

Ice sailing in Wisconsin

Now you can go sailing all year round

Sail to victory in a hollowed-out tree trunk
Sail to victory in a hollowed-out tree trunk

Spice up your life

Sail across the Indian Ocean in a hollowed-out tree trunk!

Nado con el tiburón ballena en Playa del Carmen
Nado con el tiburón ballena en Playa del Carmen

Cageless Shark Diving

The where, why and how of it

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ian walsh surf

Risking it for a Big Wave

Big wave surfer Ian Walsh talks about the wipeout that changed everything

Snowbiking in Winter
Snowbiking in Winter

Experience fat biking

Ever wanted to try fat biking? Check out this epic place

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climbing, ice, extreme, winter

A winter wonderland 

Learn how to ice climb on a man-made ice mountain

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flying, snowboarding, mountain

Get air with snowkiting

Fly into winter season

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swimming, winter, snow, ice

Swim yourself to death

Now is the time to add winter swimming in the Hudson River to your bucket list

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avalanche, survival

Avalanche survival 101

Physicist and aerospace engineer Mark Denny explains how to survive an avalanche

Big Wave Rescue

Risking it all on big waves means surfers have had to prepare themselves better. 

The toughest mountain bike events in the world
The toughest mountain bike events in the world

Going beyond the limit

Saddle sore: These are the toughest mountain bike events in the world

ice climbing, adventure
ice climbing, adventure

The everywoman adventurer

Victoria Valchev: Full-time worker, part-time ice-climber  

Dakar motorsport rally: Support and supply
Dakar motorsport rally: Support and supply

Under extreme conditions

Find out where to get support and supply at the world’s toughest rally

Dakar motorsport rally
Dakar motorsport rally

A gruelling event

Find out why the Dakar Rally is the most dangerous race in the world

Dakar motorsport rally: What to expect while driving
Dakar motorsport rally: What to expect while driving

Meet the extreme

10 things to expect while racing the Dakar, the world most’s dangerous rally

Dakar motorsport rally
Dakar motorsport rally

A dangerous race

Find out what it takes to win the most dangerous rally in the world – The Dakar

These horror creatures really exist
These horror creatures really exist

Real Life Monsters

4 monsters you won’t believe actually exist

Chip Conley
Chip Conley

THE FESTIVAL HUNTER

THIS FESTIVAL FAN HAS SEEN THE WILDEST AND WACKIEST IN THE WORLD.

mike horn
mike horn

Traversing the Planet

Explorer Mike Horn sets out on the trip of his lifetime