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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"By providing state of the art facilities and coaching from top professionals, Graystone will help kids and athletes of all ages and abilities to progress faster in the action sports they love within a secure controlled environment," he said.
Boardriders is an action sports and lifestyle company that designs, produces and distributes branded apparel, footwear and accessories for Boardriders around the world.
The aACAyX Line' project, initiated by Dubai X, a company that runs action sport activities, was launched early this month with Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, being the first person to travel across the zip-line in front of Burj Khalifa.
The number of participants in action sports has grown significantly since the late 1980s (Puchan, 2004).
WE'VE GOTTEN LOTS OF documentaries about surfing, skating, and other types of action sports over the years-from the Endless Summer movies to Dogtown & Z Boys to IMAXExtreme.
The investment capital enables Summit to acquire other e-commerce leaders in specialty sporting goods, and to continue its growth and performance in the action sports industry.
40 of the world's best action sports athletes and stunt performers will perform in Abu Dhabi in UAE on December 5 as part of National Day celebrations.
San Sebastian's Savage Cinema sidebar--now in its second edition--underscores the growing ambitions of the action sports movie sector and its ever-broader audiences.
SBI Brands A3 line (Anytime, Anywhere, Anyplace) focuses on the action sports market.
ISLAMABAD -- In the growing world of military-use drones, here comes one that follows action sports and tracks your every move, recording it as it goes.
--Top clothing brands (continued to) include Nike, Action Sports, Forever 21, American Eagle, Polo Ralph Lauren and Hollister

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