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The most exciting event in recent years in the sport of bodyboarding has just begun. The Mike Stewart Pipeline Invitational Event is on and the surf is pumping!
A few guys having a lot of fun slipping & sliding over a 50 foot cliff-face into deep dark water.
Prior to setting off, a route, which is to be covered snorkeling and freediving within several days, is determined. Equipped with a waterproof and floatable backpack, the seatrekkers travel along the coastlines, exploring and discovering nature – below the water surface as well as above. The nights are spent ashore on the beach beneath the stars.
Following the flow of the water through storm-water drains.
Mike Stewart’s Incredible Journey following the 8000 mile swell.
A great short movie showing the adventure and fun that can be had just by adding water.
Guys taking bodyboards where they’ve never been before and living to tell the story.
A little gem of a video about two older guys who are just stoked to be out there and riding waves.
The Snoogee Board lets you shred the snow just like you would shred a wave with the added opportunity to incorporate snowboarding moves such as rail slides.
Did you know that it is possible to go on swimming tours through submarine tunnels, built by Hitler’s forces in the Second World War, in Croatia which was part of former Yugoslavia?
Asaf Arad made the 1st Riverboard Descent of the Jordan River in Northern Israel – along the DMZ (De-Militarized Zone) close to the border with Syria.
Flowriding is an interesting mix of various wave riding disciplines. The best riders are able to seamlessly switch between riding prone, drop-knee and standing. There are many great videos of Flowriders doing some amazing things, but to whet your appetite here is a...
Mike Horn is credited with running many waterfalls in the 90’s, but he wasn’t alone – so who is the other guy with him?
One rapid, 2 riverboarders, 2 different WipeOuts.
The dates have been announced for the 2015 Riverboarding World Championship in Guatemala, and it is scheduled to take place the 12th – 19th of October, 2015
Mike McVey took his riverboard off Metlako falls without even looking at it first, in an attempt to break the world record for riverboarding waterfall height
Riverboarder Mike McVey recently attempted the highest drop ever recorded on a riverboard, sparking fresh discussion and a statement from the sport’s global association about the guidelines for official world records.
Jusbyn Lockard and I hit up the world renown Green River Narrows on riverboards – this was only the 2nd descent of this canyon including Go Left and Gorilla
The National Championship for the USARA this year will feature a sport discipline they are calling “white water boogie boarding” – so wrong on many levels
Straight Outta Wompton is the world’s greatest bodysurfing competition, held at the Wavehouse in San Diego
Awesome mash-up of the best wingsuit proximity flying from the past couple years.
(Above: Tom Paterson airs out a body varial on the Ottawa.) Last week we wrapped up the first annual Ottawa River Throwdown, a riverboarding freestyle event which was the brainchild of Face Level athlete Tom Paterson. Horizon X rafting hooked us up with an ideally...
The first episode of Freestyle Origins from Face Level and Tom Paterson includes mind-blowing riverboarding action and freestyle aerials