Antoine Auriol braved the security guards when he went kitesurfing in front of the Eiffel Tower.
These playful dolphins aren’t scared of the Dutch kitesurfer that’s joined their territory — in fact, they welcome him. Watch what happens when these dolphins decide to play around and make the ride of this Dutch kitesurfer’s life.
Watch as this drone footage highlights the red beauty of Moab, Utah as rock climbers scale the face of the sky-high rock formations. It’s a sight you have to see to believe.
This group of skydivers decided to bring a little color to their world (but with that view, it doesn’t look like they need it) by throwing a few rainbow colored smoke bombs as they dive from the sky.
Armando and Francisco del Rosario know how to walk on water, creating a surreal visual feast that looks like it’s created with CGI or special effects. The brothers use weights and breath control to hover inches below the ocean’s surface.
Why not add a bit of flair to a typical day out wakeboarding? Watch this cool footage of technicolor smoke grenades going off as these extreme sport athletes play around on the lake.
This BASE jumper wanted to have one fun jump in a tropical paradise — until things went wrong. Watch as he gets stuck on a tree in front of an audience. Fortunately, no real injuries occurred.
Frigid water and snowbanks doesn’t stop these wakeboarders who are keen to head out in any condition.
Experience MTB biking through Medeira in perfect 360 views. John rides from sea to the to jungle to desert. The video will make you feel as if you’re right there.
Piers Soloman skis through Japan, Switzerland, Alaska, British Columbia and Mt. Baker over the course of three seasons. Such talent and this video is sure to make you want to head to the slopes as soon as possible.
French freediver Guillame Néry shows how deep and long he can stand on just one breath. He is the record holder for France and admits he does it because he loves the peaceful moments alone at depth.
In Nazare, Portugal, monster waves rolled through and attracted the world’s best surfers to come and take them head-on. Watch this incredible clip of a surfer getting caught by one of the giant waves and get rescued.
Steve Alba shows us his strategy for pool skating in a 360 perspective. Alba says pool skating can, “Take you places that nothing else can take you.” Watch and see why.
This new sport is sweeping the nation by storm … er, okay, maybe it’s just sweeping neighborhood parking lots. You have to admit, being able to find happiness with nothing but a tarp, a skateboard, and some wind is surely a feat.
Every snowboarder’s heart should melt at this clip of a baby shredding on a snowboard for the first time. When most babies are crying for a bottle, this one surely screams out for another ride and a new twin tip.
Who would’ve guessed that Southern Germany has such a thriving surf scene? The Eisbach, a frigid river that runs through the state of Bavaria has been attracting surfers from all around the globe to come and ride the perpetual wave.
Though really, do you need nine reasons? Surely the fact that you’ll be able to ski or snowboard all day every day is the only reason you need. #6 is quite appealing too, though.
Watch the world’s best slackliners do their thing over the Spacenet, an elaborate slackline setup 400 feet above ground in the Moab Desert. It can hold 20 people and attracts all types of extreme sports athletes — BASE jumpers in particular.
Because People are Awesome compilations are always an inspiring pick-me-up no matter how down you feel.
Some people have no fear, like this Russian daredevil who has braved jumping from the world’s sixth highest peak on the Nepalese border.