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Plans to Build the World’s Largest Extreme Sports Centre in Cumbria.

Plans to Build the World's Largest Extreme Sports Centre in Cumbria.
Up to 300 new jobs could be created if plans for what would be the world’s largest extreme sports centre are approved. The development scheme, which would see an £18 million facility constructed in Copeland (Cumbria, England), includes plans for Britain’s biggest ice-climbing wall, as well as the first indoor canoeing centre in the country. - Plans for West Lakes Xtreme were submitted to the Local... 

Climbers Survive Avalanche in Scotland.

Climbers Survive Avalanche in Scotland.
A pair of climbers in Scotland were lucky to escape with their lives after they were caught in the middle of a terrifying avalanche. The intrepid mountaineers has been attempting to reach the peak of Glencoe in the Highlands when disaster struck. They were swept over a thousand feet down the aptly named Avalanche Gully by a huge wave of snow, dislodged from one of the mountain’s faces. Thankfully,... 

Extreme Snow Sports in the U.K.

Snow sports are without question some of the most extreme sports on offer. Snowboarding, Skiing, Snowkiting and Ice Climbing all have highly adrenaline inducing content. With each, the pursuit of the thrill is tinged with personal danger.  It was revealed recently that one in ten of the thousands of Winter Olympic athletes who competed at the 2010 event in Vancouver, Canada, were injured. Snowboarding... 
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