Extreme Sports

This Man Will Spend A Year Studying Icebergs Inside A Giant Metal Ball

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.04.2015 | UK Tech

Alex Bellini is a man who doesn't really accept 'no' for an answer. As one of this planet's most stubborn explorers Bellini might be the only person t...

High-Speed Downhill Skateboarding Looks Absolutely Epic (But Terrifying)

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 15.04.2015 | UK Sport

Watch with caution, this might give you vertigo. Downhill skaters Byron Essert and Alex Tongue star in this video by Surf All Beaches, which sh...

Base Jumpers Break Their Backs In 500ft Fall - But That Hasn't Stopped Them Jumping Again

Barcroft | Posted 14.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Two base-jumpers who broke their backs after a horrific 500ft fall have made a remarkable recovery - and started jumping again. Austin Carey, 23, a...

You Can Re-Enact Indiana Jones In Real Life With This Epic New Sport

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 09.04.2015 | UK Sport

Now this is a sport we'd love to see in the Olympics. YouTube film-maker Devin Graham opened our eyes to this astounding concept in an epic video, ...

This Wingsuit Pilot Has Superhuman Reflexes

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.04.2015 | UK Tech

Watching the world's best wingsuit pilots do their thing it's easy to forget just how difficult a sport it actually is. Travelling at incredibly speed...

Extreme Pogo Stick Is Your New Favourite Spectator Sport

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 07.04.2015 | UK Sport

This is an extreme sport craze we can see catching on - Extreme Pogo. The chaps at Dude Perfect teamed up with XPOGO for this six-minute video full...

Man Jumps Off Building While On Fire, With GoPro

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK Tech

When you see the iconic phrase 'Don't try this at home' it's hard to suppress the immediate instinct to ... immediately try it at home. In this ins...

These Are Almost Too Painful To Watch

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Tech

Youtuber and extreme sports sensation Devin Supertramp has given us some of the finest GoPro stunts we've ever seen. From the giant slip n' slide ...

If You Don't Like Sharks Don't Watch This Selfie Video

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 16.01.2015 | UK Sport

A London-based filmmaker and journalist has released a stunning video showing his quest to take selfies with sharks. Aaron Gekoski took the incredi...

Who Knew Snowmobiles Were So Much Fun?

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 30.12.2014 | UK Tech

We're all for doing extreme sports, in fact we're just as happy to watch them but this, this isn't extreme, it's lunacy. This video shared by GoPro...

Top Four Books For an Adventurer's Christmas Stocking

Alastair Macartney | Posted 14.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Alastair Macartney

This Christmas, the adventurers amongst us will be gazing out of the snow splattered windows, plotting. If we're not currently on an adventure then we know that Christmas is the time for rest and relaxation. This rejuvenation is key as we plot, in our own special way, to take over the world with our hair-brained adventures.

We're Still Not Sure How He Survived This

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Tech

A BASE jumper has miraculously escaped unharmed when he crashed into a cliff just moments after pulling his parachute. Evgenii D was BASE jumping i...

871 Feet Above Chicago, No Harness, Blindfold

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 03.11.2014 | UK Tech

Daredevil Nik Wallenda has successfully tightrope walked between not two, but three skyscrapers as part of a blindfolded walk across the Chicago skyli...

Meet The Youngest Female Professional Monster Truck Driver

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Most people would assume to find a burly bloke behind the wheel of a monster truck, but one seventeen-year-old is breaking the mould by becoming the y...

Surfing At 1000fps Becomes Something Else Entirely

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Tech

Surfing videos are timeless, they'll never get old but yet you'll always end up discovering something new. This latest video is arguably the most p...

This Man Has Nerves Of Steel

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Tech

When taking a cable car up the slopes it's not unheard of to stand by the window and take in the surroundings, the beautiful scenery and even check ou...

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'...