Downhill: A Brief History of Extreme Cycling
Downhill for fans of extreme sports, like manna from heaven. This type of cycling allows you to throw out adrenaline and get a lot of emotions, as well as test…

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WHAT IS Freeride ...
Freeride. We are already used to this term, although no one is able to say what it is exactly, even the riders themselves. The word "freeride" is usually understood as…

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Madness Technology: Thousand Balloon Flying
Probably, it seems to you that to rise above the peaks of Elbrus on a bunch of balloons is a completely insane undertaking? It seems right to you. But to…

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Diving Dangers – Real and Imaginary

Fear of the first dive often becomes the main braking moment, preventing the tourist from joining a new type of outdoor activity. However, diving, especially recreational, can be called extreme sport only for advertising purposes. Scuba diving, as well as skiing, has its own difficulty levels, and there are practically no serious dangers for beginners – after all, no one puts neophyte skiers, confusing the yoke with a telemark, right on the black track. Of course, the person who wore the wetsuit for the first time in his life will experience excitement – and what more! But if you dive with modern equipment and carefully consider the briefing, then this excitement will remain just a pleasant surge of hormones before diving into the unknown. The real “extreme” – great depths, tangible currents, night dives, ice and speleo diving – the lot of Continue reading

Skiing

Alpine skiing is sparkling snow, dazzling sun and picturesque peaks, wind whistling in the ears and entertainment apre ski. Russian and world skiing: from France and Italy to Argentina and Japan – all about resorts, slopes and ski passes.
Why do people put themselves to the test of skiing? Instead of lying on the beach, rocking in a bar or splashing around in the sea, the skier goes to the mountains (usually quite far from home), climbs the slope all day and rolls down, climb the slope and rolls down (and pays money for it ) And for some reason he enjoys it, incomprehensible to the rest of mortals.

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How to overcome fear

It is not an exaggeration to say that fear is one of the most dangerous enemies of man, and the question of how to overcome fear is one of the oldest questions. It would seem nonsense. After all, a sense of fear, on the contrary, is designed to protect a person from falling into dangerous situations. And when it comes to primitive existence, it worked. Therefore, fear arose in the process of evolution.

But the further a person moved away from the primitive society according to the time line, the less fear performed its protective functions. Indeed, real dangers became less and less, and fears were, and remained, becoming more and Continue reading

Longboard - Well Forgotten Old
Two years ago, few people heard about longboards in our country, but now strange long skateboards have begun to appear both in advertising and in online video, and the word…

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What is base jumping?
This is a sport for real extreme sportsmen - those who are not afraid to tickle their nerves. The media played an important role in its popularization. Thanks to media…

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Winter wakeboarding
It would seem that wakeboarding is, in general, summer entertainment. Well, at least from the subjective point of view of a resident of the temperate zone of the Earth, to…

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Snowboarder Sean White
In 2007, Sean was the first Winter X-Games snowboard champion. In addition, he is editor of the snowboard magazine. Sean is the only one in the world to win the…

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