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Marathon running

The marathon is probably the most strenuous race one can ever hope to run in the world of athletics, apart from it being the oldest race in the world. It is run over a distance of 26 miles or 42.2 kilometres and is usually run in a time of around two hours and fifteen minutesRead More »

Rally racing – an extreme sport?

Rally racing can be considered as one of the most extreme sports on the planet. The combination of tremendous driving skills, fast speeds, perilous terrain and the adrenalin of winning make it into one truly awesome cocktail. The real thrill of rally driving however is combining all these skills and bringing the best out ofRead More »

The most famous persons in extreme sports

Snowboarder

The art of extreme sports is all about pushing the limits, finding the edge of what is possible and running head first through it. It is due to this extreme nature that every extreme sportsman will have a great collection of injuries and stories to tell. Shaun White The man who is the modern faceRead More »

The World’s Most Dangerous Extreme Sports

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The adrenaline rush that extreme sports produces can be highly addictive. One wrong move and it could end in injury or even cost you your life. But, for extreme athletes the danger is well worth the rewards. Here you can discover the world’s most dangerous extreme sports. Free Soloing The idea of rock climbing terrifiesRead More »

Extreme Sports

Peg grind

Extreme sports, sometimes referred to as action sports or adventure sports, are activities associated with the great outdoors. A level of inherent danger and risk is also included, hence their designation as ‘extreme’. BMX trick riding Many extreme sports are actually quite mainstream activities, these days, such as skateboarding and BMX trick riding. Other extremeRead More »