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The Exponential Growth of the British Horse-racing Industry

With the Cheltenham Horse racing Festival just around the corner, excitement is building steadily. But do we ever think of the deadly dangers jockeys face? Would we ever place horse-racing among the most extreme sports? Sadly, over

The Perfect Gift For The Adrenaline Junky

If you need to get a gift for someone who is a downright adrenaline junkie, then a PS4 or an iPhone may not quite cut the mustard. Why not think outside the box and give them an

6 Tips For New Motocross Riders

My first motorbike sparked a change in me that has defined my life ever since. Granted, it was a mini-motorcycle that my dad bought for me when I was three, but still.

Under The Influence: Overcoming Adrenaline Addiction

The chemical we all know as adrenaline is also commonly referred to as the “fight or flight” drug.  Those who experience a sudden influx of epinephrine usually feel scared and uncomfortable, but the body and mind can

A gadget you shouldn’t leave home without

Travelling with a multi-tool Whether you are backpacking around Europe staying in hostels and hotels, or camping throughout the deepest darkest Papuan rainforest, you would be silly to travel without taking along with you a multitool of

How to Stay Fit While Backpacking

Backpacking is often a rite of passage, a journey that teaches you a lot about yourself. Many people choose to take a trek across a foreign, unknown country or continent in order to make the transition from

Three Mistakes Beginner Surfers are Bound to Make

There are many different sports in the world, most of which you can learn the basics of in a short period of time. Surfing is a whole other ballgame, however – Surfing can be challenging; there is

3 Reasons Athletes Turn To Drugs

It seems as if every time that you look at the news you hear of some athlete which has gotten caught taking drugs and getting into trouble with the press because of it.  While it can be

Best Cities in the World to Go Rock Climbing

Rock climbing is one of the most thrilling extreme sports, and contrary to the popular belief, even those who are new to the sport can enjoy it in a safe way. There are extremely dangerous locations out

Live Music Lover’s Guide to Las Vegas

While a residency show is always worth checking out – Britney Spears, Celine Dion or Elton John are some of the big names playing in 2017 – a visit to Vegas is not complete with exploring the