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#Extreme Sports

# extreme-sports - Monday 13 May, 2019

145,000 people flocked to Dun Laoghaire to see some of the world's top cliff divers over the weekend
# Extreme Sports
# Extreme Sports

145,000 people flocked to Dun Laoghaire to see some of the world's top cliff divers over the weekend

May 13th 2019, 12:34 PM 8,429 Views 6 Comments

The popular Red Bull event was held in Dublin for the first time.

# extreme-sports - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

Cliff Diving World Series coming to Dublin for the first time this year
# Extreme Sports
# Extreme Sports

Cliff Diving World Series coming to Dublin for the first time this year

Feb 12th 2019, 12:34 PM 11,280 Views 6 Comments

The Red Bull event will take place at Grand Canal Dock over a weekend in May.

# extreme-sports - Monday 15 August, 2016

Five people died in a deadly weekend for extreme sports in the Alps
# Deadly Pursuits
From TheJournal.ie
# Deadly Pursuits

Five people died in a deadly weekend for extreme sports in the Alps

Aug 15th 2016, 1:24 PM 21,645 Views 27 Comments

Four separate accidents caused the five deaths.

# extreme-sports - Monday 2 May, 2016

Bodies of two men found 16 years after avalanche in the Himalayas
# Sishapangma
From TheJournal.ie
# Sishapangma

Bodies of two men found 16 years after avalanche in the Himalayas

May 2nd 2016, 2:12 PM 35,410 Views 19 Comments

Alex Lowe was regarded as the greatest climber of his generation when he died in 1999, alongside cinematographer David Bridges.

# extreme-sports - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

21-year-old extreme snowboard world champion killed by avalanche
# RIP
# RIP

21-year-old extreme snowboard world champion killed by avalanche

Apr 19th 2016, 5:58 PM 7,729 Views 0 Comments

Switzerland native Estelle Balet was making a film when she died in the Alps.

# extreme-sports - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

WATCH: Skier somehow survives terrifying 1,000 foot fall down a mountain
# Alaska
From TheJournal.ie
# Alaska

WATCH: Skier somehow survives terrifying 1,000 foot fall down a mountain

Jan 27th 2016, 8:41 PM 23,301 Views 27 Comments

“I got really lucky.”

# extreme-sports - Sunday 27 December, 2015

Soldier (39) killed while attempting Alps wingsuit jump
# French Alps
From TheJournal.ie
# French Alps

Soldier (39) killed while attempting Alps wingsuit jump

Dec 27th 2015, 8:09 AM 21,626 Views 10 Comments

He died after jumping off the 2,525 metre-high summit of Le Brevent.

# extreme-sports - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

MTV extreme sports star killed after hitting tree in skydiving accident
# California
From TheJournal.ie
# California

MTV extreme sports star killed after hitting tree in skydiving accident

Sep 29th 2015, 8:39 AM 23,245 Views 13 Comments

Authorities said Roner struck a tree during his descent and was pronounced dead at the scene.

# extreme-sports - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Stay put - we've found 6 of the best places to 'staycation' in Ireland
# Sponsored
From TheJournal.ie
# Sponsored

Stay put - we've found 6 of the best places to 'staycation' in Ireland

Aug 6th 2015, 7:30 PM 16,509 Views 23 Comments

You don’t have to go far at all to have a great holiday.

# extreme-sports - Friday 31 July, 2015

PHOTOS: 164 skydivers join hands for world record at 20,000 feet
# DO NOT LOOK DOWN
From TheJournal.ie
# DO NOT LOOK DOWN

PHOTOS: 164 skydivers join hands for world record at 20,000 feet

Jul 31st 2015, 10:03 PM 9,267 Views 13 Comments

Wheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee…..

# extreme-sports - Thursday 15 January, 2015

We're training for Red Bull's 'Crashed Ice' event so you don't have to
# Ice Cool
# Ice Cool

We're training for Red Bull's 'Crashed Ice' event so you don't have to

Jan 15th 2015, 6:45 PM 3,239 Views 0 Comments

Who knew skating downhill really, really fast could be so scary?

# extreme-sports - Sunday 27 July, 2014

'I was called disgusting and sadistic but lots of them are doing it again'
# The Race
# The Race

'I was called disgusting and sadistic but lots of them are doing it again'

Jul 27th 2014, 8:00 AM 32,129 Views 12 Comments

David Burns is hoping to help northwest Donegal rival Sahara and Death Valley as an endurance event destination

# extreme-sports - Friday 4 July, 2014

Opinion: Surviving in the wild can benefit every part of your life
# The Great Outdoors
From TheJournal.ie
# The Great Outdoors

Opinion: Surviving in the wild can benefit every part of your life

Jul 4th 2014, 8:00 AM 56 Views 24 Comments

We have become somewhat soft in recent years, becoming increasingly dependent on technology and comfort – we need to get into the wild again.

# extreme-sports - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Watch two daredevils BASE jump off the tallest building in the world
# Jump Around
From The Daily Edge
# Jump Around

Watch two daredevils BASE jump off the tallest building in the world

Apr 23rd 2014, 4:21 PM 2,120 Views 1 Comment

The pair of jumpers set a World Record for BASE jumping off the Burj Khalifa in Dubai.

# extreme-sports - Saturday 16 November, 2013

Adventure Film Festival featuring Irish movies opens tonight
# The Great Outdoors
From TheJournal.ie
# The Great Outdoors

Adventure Film Festival featuring Irish movies opens tonight

Nov 16th 2013, 7:00 AM 4,812 Views 3 Comments

Are you outdoorsy, maybe a bit of an adrenaline junkie? The Why Not? Adventure Film Festival featuring films from Ireland and around the world opens today.

# extreme-sports - Thursday 17 October, 2013

Biker Cam Zink pulls off biggest backflip in mountain biking history
# Wow!
# Wow!

Biker Cam Zink pulls off biggest backflip in mountain biking history

Oct 17th 2013, 12:16 PM 2,496 Views 2 Comments

Check out this monster 78-foot jump at the Red Bull Rampage.

# extreme-sports - Saturday 22 December, 2012

11 things Santa gets up to in his spare time
# Christmas
# Christmas

11 things Santa gets up to in his spare time

Dec 22nd 2012, 9:01 AM 4,160 Views 1 Comment

With only one night of work a year, the jolly fella likes to keep busy with sport.

# extreme-sports - Sunday 14 October, 2012

Balloon diver hoping to finally break sound barrier today
# Skydiver
From TheJournal.ie
# Skydiver

Balloon diver hoping to finally break sound barrier today

Oct 14th 2012, 12:44 PM 6,637 Views 27 Comments

Felix Baumgartner has already had two cancellations of his jump.

# extreme-sports - Monday 31 October, 2011

WATCH: Paraglider vs. eagle
# Clash Of Titans
# Clash Of Titans

WATCH: Paraglider vs. eagle

Oct 31st 2011, 12:38 PM 1,255 Views 1 Comment

Curious to see how a Russian paraglider handled a mid-air collision with a couple of kamikaze eagles? Of course you are. (Hint: a hard landing was involved.)