Tag Archives: Switzerland
re-sized snowkiting

2012 | 24 April - 0 Comments

Snowkiting in Switzerland

Fabulous video of snowkiting …

re-sized Yves Rossy

2011 | 28 November - 1 Comment

Our boy Yves has done it again

Another extraordinary feat for Yves Rossy …

re-sized Eiger Monch and Jungfrau

2011 | 13 August - 0 Comments

Mammut of Switzerland turns 150

Mammut celebrates its 150th Anniversary with the biggest peak project in history. …

re-sized north face of the eiger

2011 | 4 April - 15 Comments

The North Face of the Eiger, Switzerland

The North Face of the Eiger is now the playground of the world’s most extreme athletes. …

4-Trailscomp01

2011 | 20 February - 0 Comments

A new trail running event in the Alps – Salomon 4 Trails

A new trail running event – Salomon 4 Trails. 160kms, 4 stages, 3 countries and 5 towns, this extreme event is the equivalent …

wingsuit-video

2011 | 14 January - 1 Comment

Are these the best wingsuit flying videos?

Proximity flying must be the most extreme of extreme sports, but Jokke Sommer makes it look easy. …

re-sized ski cross

2010 | 23 February - 0 Comments

New extreme sport catches the attention at Whistler

Ski Cross, or Ski X as it is often written, is a race on skis between four skiers on a man made course which includes twists, …

re-sized Torah Bright winning at Saas Fe

2009 | 6 November - 0 Comments

World Cup Half Pipe winners in Saas Fee

After the big air event last week in London the LG Snowboard FIS World Cup moved to Saas Fee in Switzerland where the usual …

2009 | 23 September - 0 Comments

The defender – Alinghi 5

re-sized Ultra Trail Mont Blanc

2009 | 20 July - 0 Comments

3 countries in one race? How extreme is that?

Be warned, for the 2008 event, 2000 runners registered in only 7 minutes… …

re-sized skiing the Haute Route

2009 | 11 June - 0 Comments

What skiing skills to you need to take on the Haute Route?

Although the Haute Route can be completed in under 24 hours on skies, most skiers take about five days, sleeping in high …