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  • November 12, 2014
    This is a video of a French base jumper being launched off a cliff in a giant slingshot, just like an Angry Bird. It looks like fun. I have never based jumped before. Or sky dived. Or bungie jumped. I have jumped into my pants with both legs at the same time though. I've ... / Continue →
  • November 12, 2014
    Cool, but I want to know more about your friend with the knight's helmet and moon boots on. This is a video of death wisher François Gissy breaking the world record for fastest speed you should definitely never travel on a bicycle, at 207MPH. For reference, that's about 190MP... / Continue →
  • November 6, 2014
    This is a video of two Japanese thrill-seekers playing a game of Crocodile Dentist in which they've attached a bunch of razor blades to the top of the croc's mouth. Looks like fun. I'm kidding, it looks terrifying. I sliced my thumb open to the bone on a broken glass a coupl... / Continue →
  • October 3, 2014
    This is a video of bike pro Danny Macaskill (who has skill in his name so you know he's got them) riding the mountaintops of Isle of Skye in Scotland. It's a beautiful watch. Plus its set to this sweet ass song that sounds fresh off of a Pure Moods CD. I used to have the ori... / Continue →
  • August 1, 2014
    This is DevinSuperTramp's latest extreme sports video of barefoot water skiing behind an amphibious plane. Plus a couple of the guys actually do pushups ON THE WATER. I don't really want to get into the laws of physics involved with that, but I assume it breaks them. Have I ... / Continue →
  • June 27, 2014
    This is a video of Devin Supertramp and friends slip 'n sliding off a 50-foot cliff into Lake Powell. It looks like fun and now I want to do it with my friends. At least until somebody dies. "And then what?" Sink the body, delete all the footage, and make everybody in the p... / Continue →
  • June 24, 2014
    The AirDog is a GoPro toting quadrocopter drone that uses a body-mounted tracking device to follow you around and film whatever the hell you're doing. Which is probably some EXTREME SPORT. Or getting hit in the head with a quadrocopter. The drones are currently a Kickstarter... / Continue →
  • June 10, 2014
    This is a video of Craig Benzine involved in some "parkour for the common man." It's basically parkour without any impressive tricks or stunts (although I did find the "self-dodger" move at 1:20 pretty slick). So, what do you say -- meet at the middle school after work and do... / Continue →
  • May 21, 2014
    Remember XPogo's extreme pogo-sticking video from last year? Well now they're back with COOLIGANS, their latest balls-to-the-handlebar, penis-to-the-stick, head-to-the-pavement pogo video. It really is worth a watch if you get the chance, they get pretty nuts. They're doing ... / Continue →
  • May 2, 2014
    This is a video of Spider Man parkour-ing his arachnid face off all over town. He's jumping off buildings, climbing things, doing flips and barrel rolls -- you name it. "Does he hang upside-down and kiss Kirsten Dunst in the rain?" No. But there are plenty of slow-motion cr... / Continue →
  • April 16, 2014
    You can call me a sissy all you want, but I got sweaty palms watching this. Just keep in mind that if you do decide to call me a sissy I will punch you in the face. Because, while I'm genuinely terrified of falling 120-feet to my death on a bicycle, I am not afraid of some go... / Continue →
  • January 24, 2014
    My hands are sweaty right now. There is literally sweat dripping onto my keyboard. "You masturbating?" Not right now, no. I meant because I just watched this video. This is a compilation of some crazy Ruskie hanging off the top of things by his fingertips -- sometimes one-... / Continue →
  • December 18, 2013
    This is a video of Ethen Godfrey-Roberts performing 'the world's first' Superman double backflip. That shit looks intense (jk jk, it looks like its inasportsarena). I'm not saying I couldn't do it, I'm just saying I probably wouldn't do it in front of so many people. What if... / Continue →
  • November 22, 2013
    This is a video of Aaron 'Wheelz' Fotheringham demonstrating his extreme wheelchairing skills. He does all kinds of stuff: wheelies, backflips, handplants, rail-grinds, you name it. "Shot out of a cannon?" I don't think that's a wheelchair trick. Still, you point me to a ca... / Continue →
  • November 5, 2013
    Note: Video is NSFW for reasons of BUTT NAKEDNESS (which, coincidentally, is my favorite reason for NSFWness). This is a segment from Sweetgrass Production's video Valhalla. This particular segment features nothing but naked skiers and snowboarders (both men and women) nake... / Continue →
  • September 9, 2013
    In honor of Electronic Arts' announcement of a second Mirror's Edge video game, parkour and freerunning production house(?) Ampisound made this first-person Mirror's Edge themed run along the roofs of a bunch of buildings. It was scary. When it comes to parkour, this is reall... / Continue →
  • July 3, 2013
    This is a video of parkour pro James Kingston leaping from rooftop to rooftop and performing a bunch of other death-defying feats of running and jumping around Cambridge, UK. I got a little sweaty watching it, and not just because it's hot as hell here and my A/C stopped worki... / Continue →
  • June 26, 2013
    This is a video of some yokel laying face down between the train tracks while a train passes over him (previously: this crazy Ruski). If this is what you find yourself doing for fun, congratulations, it's time to leave a note for your ma and pa, steal the family car, and not s... / Continue →
  • May 24, 2013
    I'm flying, Jack! This is an ad for GoPro featuring some guy riding a snowmobile off the edge of a cliff, sitting on it for awhile while airborne, then ditching it to crash below while he parachutes off to safety. I found it a pretty controversial ad because like, GoPro kille... / Continue →
  • April 18, 2013
    This is a video of BASE jumper/wingsuit enthusiast/potential extreme sport accident victim Alexander Polli flying through a tiny stone archway in Montserrat, Spain. They're saying the arch is only six-feet wide, but it looks a little wider than that to me. Granted not wide en... / Continue →