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Cliff Diving – American Cliff Diver Takes Win in Wales

Cliff Diving - American Cliff Diver Takes Win in Wales
U.S. Cliff Diver, Steven LoBue, Takes His First Ever Victory in the Welsh Stage of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2012. Following the spectacular victory of Gary Hunt at the Boston stage of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, it was time for the Americans to get their revenge on those pesky cliff diving Brits. The task fell to 27-year-old Floridian Steven LoBue, a relative newcomer to the... 

£1.2 Million Mountain Bike Tracks To Open In Gwynedd

£1.2 Million Mountain Bike Tracks To Open In Gwynedd
Gwynedd in Wales will become the proud home of a stunning new mountain biking facility later this month. Three new tracks at Llechwedd Quarry in Blaenau Ffestiniog will officially open on 21st July, transforming the area into a top class MTB location. - The facility is composed of three MTB trails, each measuring approximately 2 kilometres. Users will benefit from an uphill lift, which will convey... 

Cutting Edge Water Sports Centre to Open in Swansea

Cutting Edge Water Sports Centre to Open in Swansea
A new water sports centre is due to open in Swansea. The £1.4 million development is being heralded as the most comprehensive water sports facility in Wales, with a degree of “completeness, inclusivity and focus” that will be unmatched elsewhere. The multifaceted nature of the new centre gave it its name – 360 Beach and Water Sports. - 360 will cater to an impressive array of different sports,... 

Conwy County Set to Become Extreme Sports Capital of Wales

Conwy County Set to Become Extreme Sports Capital of Wales
The Welsh County of Conwy is set to become a major European extreme sports location after local authorities secured millions of pounds of investment. The county is already renowned for offering some of the very best mountain biking and climbing terrain in the U.K., as well as having a thriving water sports industry. The additional investment will ensure that the local extreme sports infrastructure... 

Gore Bike Wear Transwales 2010 – Big Success!

The Gore Bike WearTransWales, powered by Mercedes-Benz Vito Sport is a seven day mountain bike challenge, which links together over 300 miles of premium Welsh mountain bike trails in seven non competitive marathon stages, which link together some of the creme de la creme of welsh mountain biking terrain (the special stages). Having taken place earlier this month, TransWales 2010 proved to be a huge... 

Wakeboarding in the U.K. – Top 10 Locations

Wakeboarding in the U.K. - Top 10 Locations
Wakeboarding is an exciting, adrenaline-inducing surface water sport, which involves riding a wakeboard over the sea or a lake whilst being towed by a boat. This relatively new sport is a unique combination of water skiing, snow boarding and surfing techniques. Typically speeds will reach 18-24 miles per hour, but professionals will try to exceed this Wakeboarding enjoys a small, but fanatical following... 

Is the UK ready for MMA?

Is the UK ready for MMA? M.M.A. or Mixed Martial Arts has been a bit hyped up of late. Interest is growing in the press and M.M.A semi-celebrities are emerging. Whilst interest in the UK is significant, it pales by comparison to the adulation enjoyed by The Ultimate Fighting Championship or UFC in the United States. UFC has exceeded all expectation, surpassing the highly choreographed WWF to become... 

The top 5 strangest uses for a BMX

The top 5 strangest uses for a BMX
The top 5 strangest uses for a BMX: We all know what BMX is good for, but have you ever considered putting them to a more constructive use? We’ve decided to compile a list of our top five weirdest uses of a BMX. In reverse order we have: (5) Fighting the Enemy: The US Army has been secretly ferrying groups of international BMX champions to and from Iraq for sometime now. But don’t worry, they’re... 

Sky Diving – an experience of a life time

Sky Diving – an experience of a life time: When you make your first sky dive expect the sensation to be nothing like you anticipate. Some first timers imagine something akin to a rollercoaster combined with a bungee jump awaits them, a notion that strikes terror into their hearts. They imagine an experience, which they will want over no sooner than it has begun. The truth is somewhat different.... 
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