Extreme Sports

This Is An Underwater Cathedral Of Ice

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Tech

From the surface icebergs are giant, majestic towers but underneath they're vast cathedrals of clear ice. This video shows free-diving genius Stig ...

Why This Incredible Woman Climbed The 8 Highest Alpine Mountains

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

In the last five years, Sophie Radcliffe has cycled from London to Paris in 24 hours, completed the Three Peak Cycle Challenge and participated in Iro...

Not Even A GoPro Makes Real Life Look Thrilling

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 02.10.2014 | UK Tech

Mike Fry is just your average guy, he likes playing golf, walking through the woods and even going kayaking in the local lake. The problem is that ...

GoPro's New Cameras Will Dominate Another Year Of Viral Videos

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 29.09.2014 | UK Tech

GoPro has unveiled its most powerful range of action cameras yet, the HERO4 range. With new Black and Silver editions GoPro has introduced two firsts,...

Man Walks Across Side Of Mountain On Tiny Plank

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Tech

This man either has a complete death wish, or he's secretly the only man that can directly defy gravity. Either way watching this video is going to le...

Unicycling Down A Mountain Is Madness, Obviously

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK Tech

Unicycling is widely regarded as being as hard as it looks. With that in mind now imagine unicycling down the side of a mountain. Well GoPro has ma...

Just A Casual Evening Jumping Off A London Skyscraper

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 11.08.2014 | UK Tech

There are a lot of ways to spend an evening in London - one of the capital's many fine restaurants, a play in the West End or a gentle meander along t...

Skyscraper Zipline Is Just The Best Thing

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 06.08.2014 | UK Tech

Ziplines are fun, it's a universal truth. They make us feel like action heroes escaping from an exploding building. As with all things that are fun th...

Running Of The Bulls + GoPro = Terror

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.07.2014 | UK Tech

The Running of the Bulls is a very special kind of chaos. Taking place every year thousands of people will descend on the city of Pamplona where they'...

Skydiver's Parachute Fails, Puts faith In Back-Up Chute

Barcroft TV | Posted 22.06.2014 | UK Tech

A skydiver has captured the terrifying moment his parachute failed, sending him plummeting to the ground in a violent spin. The 27-year-old was on a j...

Daredevil Jumps Off Moving Truck... Into A Gorge

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK Tech

BASE jumper Sebastian Alvarez is clearly a man who -- if he did ever known fear -- has since placed that fear inside a titanium box, and dropped it to...

WATCH: Incredible Stunt Video Shows That The Impossible Is, In Fact, Possible

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you've ever stood at the foot of a (figurative) mountain and thought it unsurpassable, think again. The people featured in the video above are ...

What It Looks Like To Base-Jump Off One World Trade Center

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Tech

The vertically sensitive amongst should probably steer clear of the video above. Video of three base-jumpers leaping from the top of the 1,776-foot...

Yes, That IS A Handstand On A 40-Storey Building

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK Tech

In a world where people are flying over mountains and leaping to Earth from space, handstands stopped being impressive some time ago. Then someone ...

Yup, He's Going To Jump Into That...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK Tech

Base jumping is terrifying. Base jumping into a soup of thick fog is utterly insane. Even just watching the video is unsettling... ...

Terrifying Footage Of Unconscious Skydiver Plummeting 12,500ft To Earth – Filmed By His Own Headcam

Huffington Post UK/ Caters | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK

This hair-raising video reveals the 12,500ft plummet of an unconscious skydiver to earth after he was knocked out during an accident as he leapt from ...

Two Hours in the Life of an Atlantic Rower

Dan Howie | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Sport
Dan Howie

Since setting off in the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge nearly seven weeks ago, we have been rowing continuously in two-hour shifts - essentially our lives have been Eat. Sleep. Row. Repeat. for almost two months. The only time this ceased was when a violent storm during the first ten days of the crossing meant we were unable to row at all.

Flying Into the Final Quarter

Dan Howie | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Sport
Dan Howie

We have been busy gobbling up the nautical miles - and they tasted good! The end now feels like it's in sight, as the first crew has crossed the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge finish line to win the race in 41 days, two hours and 38 minutes. Huge congratulations to Locura Rows the Atlantic!

Reaching the Halfway Point With a Barnacle-Free Bottom

Dan Howie | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Sport
Dan Howie

The weather has finally picked up and is blowing us in the right direction. Happy days! We have clocked up some decent miles over the last few days an...

Christmas Wishes and an Update From the Atlantic!

Dan Howie | Posted 25.02.2014 | UK Sport
Dan Howie

Reaching Christmas Day is a huge milestone for us mentally... It was very hard to spend Christmas away from loved ones, but we managed to get through the day by reminding ourselves that Christmas is not just a time for being with family and opening presents, it's also a time to think of people less fortunate than yourself.

No Sooner Had We Settled Into Life on the Ocean Waves a Storm Hit - and What a Storm It Was...

Dan Howie | Posted 15.02.2014 | UK Sport
Dan Howie

We have been crossing the Atlantic Ocean as part of the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge for almost two weeks now, and what an eventful few days it has been! The race began with fantastic weather, and at one point we were lying in second position, which is a huge achievement - we were ecstatically happy!

Daring Cyclist Pedals Backwards Down Mountain At 50mph (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2013 | UK Sport

Norwegian daredevil Eskil Ronningsbakken has released a terrifying video of himself racing down one of Norway's steepest mountain roads backwards on a...

The Extremist Of Extreme Sports

Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.12.2013 | UK Sport

Is this a hoax? BASE jumping is insanely dangerous - just watch this video for how it can go terribly wrong. So quite why you would up the ante ...

Adventuring in the Pocono Mountains

Akeela Bhattay | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Akeela Bhattay

Just 75 miles from New York and 85 miles from Philadelphia, the Pocono Mountains make for a convenient retreat and with so much to offer throughout the seasons, from outdoor adventures, fine dining, shopping and pampering, it's a destination that can be enjoyed by all.

Woman Who Died In Sea Cave Was 'Poster-Girl' For Navy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK

Charlotte Furness-Smith, the 30-year-old woman who died after becoming trapped in a sea cave, was an adventure-loving "poster-girl" for the Navy, it h...