ABSA Cape Epic Mountain Bike Race in South Africa

17 ABSA Cape Epic Mountain Bike Race in South Africa
Riders compete in the final stage of the annual ABSA Cape Epic mountain bike stage race, Cape Town, South Africa, 30 March 2014. The multi day stage race is know as the “Tour de France” of mountain biking and sees 1,200 riders riding 720km in seven days. The race includes the worlds leading professional racers along with amateur cyclists. (Photo by Kim Ludbrook/EPA)

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Floating Skate Ramp

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Professional skateboarder Bob Burnquist had his own designers join “Visit California” for four days to build this ramp “floating” above Lake Tahoe.

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Blind runners in Tokyo

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Every weekend, at the Yoyogi Park in the middle of Tokyo, you can see blind people jogging around the park’s track. Amazing, emotional and inspiring, it’s a true testament on overcoming adversities.

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Afghan Female Boxers Fighting their Way to the 2016 Olympics

197 Afghan Female Boxers Fighting their Way to the 2016 Olympics
Afghan women boxers practice at the Kabul stadium boxing club. A few yellow lamps light up the cavernous, sparsely furnished room where Afghanistan’s young female boxers train, hoping to become good enough to compete in the 2016 Olympics. (Photo by Massoud Hossaini/AP Photo)

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Adidas Samba Primeknit – World’s First Knitted Football Boot

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World’s First Knitted Football Boot in the current week. Luis Suarez is going to wear the primeknit boot in the Liverpool vs. Manchester United match at Old Trafford. It features the heel-to-toe, zone-catering, bespoke second-skin fit upper to retain stability and strength.

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Altra Olympus | Trail Running Shoes

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Step into the only trail shoe with a foot-shaped toe box and max-cushioned Zero Drop platform. Named after one of the most prominent peaks in the Wasatch Mountains, the Olympus is designed to help you conquer any terrain. The flexible, max-cushioned Zero Drop platform and foot-shaped toe box combine to place your foot in a natural position for an efficient, stable trail or road running experience…

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Muhammad Ali’s 1964 Bout Winning Gloves Hit Auction

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Most of you won’t remember Cassius Clay’s massive upset of Sonny Liston back in 1964, but it doesn’t make these boxing gloves worn by the greatest boxer of all time during that fight any less valuable. Sports memorabilia fanatics can now get their hands on these iconic pieces of leather.

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A Bunch Of Lunatics Are Surfing On Lake Superior In The Dead Of Winter

Minnesota is probably the last place you would think of surfing, but a group of diehard surfers is making it happen on Lake Superior in the freezing winter, when the waves are biggest. Photographer and Minnesota-native John Haynes captured the chilly scene last year and shared some photos here.

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Most surfers go out to Lake Superior to surf, two and half hours from Minneapolis. (Photo: John Haynes / Business Insider)

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Awesome Skeleton Helmets on Sochi Olympics 2014

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Katie Uhlaender of the U.S. starts an unofficial women skeleton progressive training at the Sanki sliding center in Rosa Khutor, a venue for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics near Sochi, February 5, 2014. (REUTERS/Murad Sezer)

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Get LOADED With Dane Reynolds

‘Loaded’ started shortly after I finished ‘Slow Dance’ and I wanted to do a video documenting the premiere tour, but I was also doing a little video piece with Taylor Knox, and I had the idea of cramming it all together without context and calling it ‘Loaded’- Dane Reynolds. Spotted at WHUDAT

Man Jumps Up 2,919 Steps On His Bike

145 Man Jumps Up 2,919 Steps On His Bike
Krystian Herba, a Polish extreme cyclist jumps up the steps of Eureka Tower on a bicycle as he breaks a Guinness World Record at Eureka Tower on February 4, 2014 in Melbourne, Australia. Herba jumped up 2,919 steps on his bicycle in 1 hour 45 minutes without supporting himself with his hands or feet to break his own Guinness World Record. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

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Sochi Prepare for 2014 Winter Olympics

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Austrian alpine skiers (LtoR) Georg Streitberger, Klaus Kroell, Max Franz, Joachim Puchner, Romed Baumann pose in the Olympic Rings on February 4, 2014 at the Mountain Olympic Village at the Rosa Khutor Alpine centre, four days prior to the start of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games. (Photo by Fabrice Coffrini/AFP Photo)

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Skateboarding: Asphalt Yacht Club Sails The Southwest

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Arizona, California, and Nevada. Nyjah Huston, Jaws, Riley Hawk, Stevie Williams, Blake Carpenter, Stefan Janoski, Ben Nordberg, and Derrick Wilson embark on AYC’s first official roadtrip.

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Slyde’s Performance Karbon G6 Handboard

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Have an insatiable need for speed?  Then Slyde Handboards’ sleek Karbon G6 is for you.

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Parkour in the Snow: Schnee Running by Sebastian Linda

 Parkour in the Snow: Schnee Running by Sebastian Linda

Jo & Leo are two 13 year old Free Runners from Dresden. Last sunday it was below minus 10 Celsius. Nevertheless we went out. All my ND filters have been frozen from the spray of snow, while they would take all risk on slippery ground, performing one flip after the other.

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