Tag Archives: extreme sports

  • The Flying Frenchies: Daredevil Troupe Releases New Video

    The Flying Frenchies: Daredevil Troupe Releases New Video

    It’s Election Day in the United States, but it’s important to remember our brethren across the ocean, particularly when they’re BASE jumping and engaging in extreme surfing stunts for the amusement of viewers all over the world. I’m talking about The Flying Frenchies, a group of daredevil adventurers who recently released their latest video to […]

  • Mega Swing: A Swing Suspended Between Two Hot Air Balloons 6,000 Feet Up (Video)

    Mega Swing: A Swing Suspended Between Two Hot Air Balloons 6,000 Feet Up (Video)

    I’m writing this right in the thick of Friday afternoon, also known as “Pre-Leisure Breaking Point,” which is the best possible time of the week to contemplate extremely unorthodox leisure activities. And the folks at Red Bull have come through with possibly the least orthodox of them all, a dangerous-looking contraption known as the Mega […]

  • Dronesurfing is Now Officially a Real Sport (Video)

    Dronesurfing is Now Officially a Real Sport (Video)

    Drones, despite many recent advances in technology, still get a bad rap in many circles for their participation in creepy spying and/or bombing. But now we can add dronesurfing to the list of benign drone activities, thanks to a new promotional video from Freefly that demonstrates how this new sport works. Dronesurfing is basically like […]

  • ‘Pogo Freestyle!': Take a Look at These Extreme Pogo Tricks (Video)

    ‘Pogo Freestyle!': Take a Look at These Extreme Pogo Tricks (Video)

    I know it’s only Thursday and most of us have another workday to suffer through before the weekend, but I thought I’d let everybody get a taste of some content that screams “FRIDAY!” a day in advance. It’s a video entitled Pogo Freestyle!, courtesy of extreme pogo brand XPOGO. Billed as the “World’s Best Pogo […]

  • ‘GoPro: Best of 2015 – The Year in Review’ (Video)

    ‘GoPro: Best of 2015 – The Year in Review’ (Video)

    As 2015 draws to its inevitable close, it’s natural to look back and take stock in what the year had to offer. One of the best and most important endeavors in this sphere comes from the people at GoPro, who’ve come out with GoPro: Best of 2015 – The Year in Review. GoPro: Best of […]

  • ‘Point Break’ Remake Trailer: Appropriately Extreme (Video)

    ‘Point Break’ Remake Trailer: Appropriately Extreme (Video)

    For some reason, they’re doing a remake of Point Break, despite the fact that Keanu Reeves isn’t involved and Patrick Swayze is dead (they should have let Reeves play Swayze’s part in the new one, but whatever). And now, a trailer for this new version has hit the internet, demonstrating how it’s replaced the surfing-and-bank-robbing focus […]

  • Sony Action Cam

    Sony Action Cam

      Now that we’re living in the YouTube generation, it’s a common practice to post your extreme sports adventures online to thrill those less adventurous than you. Now, Sony has introduced a new camera specifically for that – it’s the aptly named Action Cam. The wearable Action Cam is specifically designed for extreme sports action, […]

  • PROMO: DC Develops Unilite Trainer with Insight from Action Sports Athletes

    PROMO: DC Develops Unilite Trainer with Insight from Action Sports Athletes

    We are all aware that skaters, BMXers, snowboarders, and motocross riders are some of the most intense athletes in the world, and everyone knows DC as a premiere shoe brand representing those athletes. The DC Unilite Trainer is the first training shoe created with the insight of action sports athletes, and was designed and developed […]