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“Adventure Sports”

Jul 28, 2015 12:25 PM ET
Every year people flock to one of the most ominously named places in the United States: Badwater Basin, Death Valley. They flock there to run an insanely torturous foot race.
Jul 21, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Elizabeth Goldbaum, LiveScience
Scott Jurek overcame an injury, sleep deprivation and steep terrain to complete a 2,189-mile run along the Appalachian Trail in 46 days and 8 hours.
Apr 3, 2015 09:35 AM ET // AFP
Louis Jordan, 37, who was reported missing on January 29, told family members he survived by catching fish with his hands and drinking rain water.
Jan 14, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Just as the Dawn Wall had once been considered too difficult to free-climb, the future of the sport lies in what today seems unfathomable.
Nov 19, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A South African adventurer will attempt a human-powered pole-to-pole and east-to-west circumnavigation of the globe. Continue reading →
Oct 13, 2014 12:01 PM ET // Discovery News
A trio of BASE jumpers film themselves making a big splash at a party.
Sep 25, 2014 10:30 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Nik Wallenda will attempt a skyscraper-to-skyscraper walk -- without a harness or safety net -- beginning at 7 PM ET/4 PM PT, Sunday, Nov. 2. Continue reading →
Aug 26, 2014 12:15 PM ET // Discovery News
Against a beautiful French Polynesian backdrop, the world's top surfers took to the water in search of waves that could make them champions.
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