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Vic Falls Highline

Victoria Falls Highline

“Two years ago, a 100-meter long highline was just under world record”, Lukas Irmler remembers. “Even for us it was a length that we couldn’t master safely, so it was a huge challenge.

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Nepal avalanche

Interview with Cape Town Couple who survived Nepal Snow Storm that killed 43

Cape Town-based couple Luke Metelerkamp and Rosie Downey’s recent visit to Nepal turned to near disaster when they become trapped in an unseasonable snow storm that claimed the lives of 43 people and was described as ‘Nepal’s worst trekking disaster’.

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Victoria Falls Slackline

Victoria Falls Slackline

Two slackliners have successfully walked across Victoria Falls Slackline on the Zambia-Zimbabwe border.

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Rock Master 2014

2014 Rock Master Competition

The 2014 Rock Master Competition will be held at CityROCK, Cape Town on the 6th of December 2014

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South African Tricklining

White guys can jump!

Alex Honnold Interview

Clif Bar terminates Freesolo, BASE and Slackline Athletes

The Valley Uprising, movie seems to have motivated Clif Bar to terminate support to anybody who freesolo climbs, BASE jumps or slacklines.

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Rope swing

Killin’ Willies – Most Beautiful Rope Jump

The Bivy Presents a learning experience that everyone needs to see. Watch and learn as one of the realest dirtbags alive sends innocent friends into the void, in an attempt to murder their own Willies.

Flatanger Cave

Joe Kinder Visits the World’s Hardest – Flatanger Cave

A relatively unknown Dutch flatlander named Jorg Verhoeven had established a 180-foot 5.14 in the belly of a cave in Northern Norway that looked deep enough to house a supermarket.

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live Plucked down

What the Pluck? – Conventional Down Is a Scary Business

At this point, I think we’ve all seen the movies and know that this is often a gruesome affair. Feathers are usually “live plucked” off the birds…

Falling tape measure kills construction worker

A man delivering sheet rock to a construction site was killed Monday when a tape measure fell 50 stories and hit him on the head.