Adventure News

Madman-Skydiver Felix Baumgartner To Jump From 23 Miles Above Earth’s Surface

*Update: The jump has been postponed due to weather. A rescheduled date hasn’t been set yet. On Tuesday, October 9, skydiver “Fearless” Felix Baumgartner will step into a pressurized, balloon-borne capsule and lift up into the sky until he reaches the 23-mile mark above Earth’s surface. And then he’ll step [...]

1000 Mile Swim Down Missouri River Finished by British Adventurer

1000 Mile Swim Down Missouri River Finished by British Adventurer

This past weekend, British adventurer Dave Cornthwaite wearily pulled himself out of the Missouri River not far from the Gateway Arch in St. Louis. That iconic landmark served as the finish line for an incredible journey that began back in early August, when Cornthwaite dove into

Now You Can Adventure With Bear Grylls…Not.

Now You Can Adventure With Bear Grylls…Not.

“Man vs. Wild” host Bear Grylls is probably a supremely cool dude, and there’s no doubt that he’s an outdoorsmen of badass proportions, but his new Survival Academy lacks an important piece: him.

Climbers Successfully Summit Manaslu

Climbers Successfully Summit Manaslu

Tragedy has turned into triumph on the Himalayan peak of Manaslu this week. On Monday, several climbing teams successfully reached the summit of the 8156 meter (26,670 ft) mountain which was the site of a massive avalanche on September 23.

Interview with Manaslu Survivor Glen Plake

Yesterday, Epic TV conducted a Skype interview with legendary free skier, Glen Plake and his wife, Kimberly yesterday. By Yoon Kim

Grand to Grand Ultra Endurance Race Begins Sunday

Grand to Grand Ultra Endurance Race Begins Sunday

A unique new endurance race is scheduled to get underway Sunday, September 23 as runners take to the starting line for the inaugural Grand to Grand Ultra. The seven day event will pit some of the top long distance runners in the world against one another on a 168 mile [...]

Lance Won’t Dance

Lance Won’t Dance

You’d think that news of one of America’s most beloved, revered, and respected athletes getting stripped of all his accomplishments would have more staying power.