extreme sport

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Any sport or recreational activity that is dangerous and, if performed optimally, even by the highly skilled, risks loss of life or limb

extreme sport

Sports medicine Any sport or recreational activity that is dangerous and, if performed optimally, even by the highly skilled, risks loss of life or limb. See BASE jumping, Canyoning, High-sensation seeking trait, Novelty seeking behavior.
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Woohoo - Over 5,000 hours of extreme action sports, including big wave surfing, skateboarding, BASE jumping, and BMX.
RUSH HD brings heart-pounding extreme action sports to life, including kite surfing, mountain boarding and downhill speed skating against a backdrop of breathtaking scenery displayed in vivid high definition.
With these cameras you can capture all the action while fully participating in the outdoor activities or extreme action sports you love.
Some of the video clips contain material from extreme action sports, rock videos, interviews and a fashion show.