Try the Trend: Stand-Up Paddle Boarding

Stand up paddle boarding (or stand up paddle surfing), or SUP, is one of the fastest-growing trends in adventure and fitness! This versatile activity, which involves standing on a surfboard and using a large paddle, is fun, interesting and is very customizable to both your skill and experience level. Newbies can develop balance and strengthen their core by learning on flat, still water. More advanced paddlers can race, ride waves and even paddle down rivers for a challenge! Kids can learn to SUP, making it a great family adventure choice. This could be a really fun family fitness idea! This thorough article describes every step of the SUP process: read full article. Standup (SUP) and Prone Paddle Boarding classes, training and activities are available throughout… Read More

Bungee Jumping – The Fastest & Safest Way to Get an Extreme Rush!

Ever watched a professional extreme adventure skier drop out of a helicopter, land on the top of a vertical snow capped mountain and shred his way to the bottom as if it were just another day at the office?  Watch in amazement as a wingsuit flyer leaps from an airplane at 20,000 feet with nothing but some plastic/nylon wings and a parachute the size of a lunch box or shudder as an extreme mountain biker launches himself off the edge of a cliff in what surely must be a suicide mission only to watch them expertly ricochet off jagged rock walls and land softly on the canyon floor without breaking a sweat? Professional Extreme Adventure Seekers are a living testimony to the existence of the… Read More

Traditional vs. Non-Traditional/ Extreme Sports Pros: Who Do You Envy?

Most people don’t have a problem admitting that they’re at least a little envious of traditional professional athletes and the lives they lead, but then again why should they.  Golf, tennis, hockey, football, baseball and basketball pros make tons of money, never wait in line for anything and they’re adored by their fans.  I’m also envious of professional athletes, but not those in the traditional sense.  It’s those extreme, thrill seeking professional daredevils that risk life and limb leaping out of airplanes from 20,000 feet, sailing off tops of mountains on bikes and base jumping from towering skyscrapers with little more than mini-parachutes on their backs. Don’t get me wrong, I like traditional sports and appreciate the level of talent and commitment that pros in… Read More
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