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#Extreme Sports

# extreme-sports - Monday 13 May, 2019

From The42 145,000 people flocked to Dun Laoghaire to see some of the world's top cliff divers over the weekend Extreme Sports This post contains videos

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

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

# extreme-sports - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

From The42 Cliff Diving World Series coming to Dublin for the first time this year Extreme Sports This post contains videos

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

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

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

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

From The42 21-year-old extreme snowboard world champion killed by avalanche RIP

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

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

# extreme-sports - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

# extreme-sports - Sunday 27 December, 2015

Soldier (39) killed while attempting Alps wingsuit jump

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

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

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

Wheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee…..

# extreme-sports - Thursday 15 January, 2015

From The42 We're training for Red Bull's 'Crashed Ice' event so you don't have to Ice Cool

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

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

# extreme-sports - Sunday 27 July, 2014

From The42 'I was called disgusting and sadistic but lots of them are doing it again' The Race This post contains videos

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

From The42 Biker Cam Zink pulls off biggest backflip in mountain biking history Wow!

Biker Cam Zink pulls off biggest backflip in mountain biking history

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

# extreme-sports - Saturday 22 December, 2012

From The42 11 things Santa gets up to in his spare time Christmas This post contains videos

11 things Santa gets up to in his spare time

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

Felix Baumgartner has already had two cancellations of his jump.

# extreme-sports - Monday 31 October, 2011

From The42 WATCH: Paraglider vs. eagle Clash Of Titans This post contains videos

WATCH: Paraglider vs. eagle

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.)