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Olivers Bradbury Jogger

Olivers Bradbury Jogger

A thoroughly modern take on jogging pants, steering clear of the sloppy look of sweats. The Bradbury has a stretchy, water-repellant Nylon/Spandex fabric, with zippered bottoms, and a slim, tapered leg that fits just right, but still lets you move.

Sportscaster vs. Pro-Athletes

Sportscaster vs. Pro-Athletes

Watching a pro football game, you lose perspective on just how fast the players are running relative to one another. Let’s put them up against your average sportscaster for a reality check.

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International Parkour

International Parkour

There’s no shortage of inspired acrobatics in this compilation of some of the best of tricking and parkour from around the world. We appreciate seeing the names with the talent too. (Thanks Ian!)

Freestyle Football Moves

Freestyle Football Moves

The music in the vid is slightly NSFW, but 17 year old freestyling champ John Acquaviva’s sick stunts showcase his impressive proficiency with ball control, dribbling tricks, rhythm and balance.

Cable Car Speed Ride

Cable Car Speed Ride

Antoine Montant, the world’s leading speed flyer (a mix of skiing, paragliding and sky diving), pulls off the first-ever speed ride, gliding some floaty cool moves along the old cable car line in Chamonix.

Night Surf at Jaws

Night Surf at Jaws

Mark Visser, with specially engineered LED lighting built into his buoyancy vest and board, became the first to night surf at Jaws off Maui, mainly on feel, in a surreal 2 am session. (Thanks Jonathan!)

Norseman Xtreme Triathlon

Norseman Xtreme Triathlon

Fitness enthusiasts should check out the Norseman, an epic triathlon in Norway. It starts in a fjord and finishes on a mountaintop at 1,850 M above sea level; total ascent is 5,000 M. (Thanks Seth!)

Roller Coaster Parkour

Roller Coaster Parkour

Before anyone out there gets ready to flip out at the amusement park, you should know that the NJ State Fair closed the ride down for the WFPF to film these sick parkour moves. Kids: no, you may not.

Wingsuit Basejumping

Wingsuit Basejumping

Does wingsuit basejumping make flying squirrels look boring? The answer may be revealed in this collection of shots from recent flights made by a talented group of enthusiasts. (Thanks IceBone!)

NYC Marathon Time-Lapse

NYC Marathon Time-Lapse

Cool time-lapse footage of this year’s New York City Marathon at the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, the starting point of the race since 1976. Bonus: helicopter hovering like a dragonfly at 0:17.

Fun Rugby Tricks

Fun Rugby Tricks

This ad for the Rugby Channel features New Zealand’s All Blacks rugby team showing off some incredibly precise skills. Ok, maybe it’s all staged, but it’s fun nevertheless. (Thanks Louis!)

Strongest High School Wrestler

Strongest High School Wrestler

Austin Meys demonstrates his sheer upper body strength, bending metal, destroying decks of cards and climbing ropes with only his arms. You don’t want to be in the ring with this kid. (Thanks, Mike!)

Nike BOOM App

Nike BOOM App

Simply choose your favorite sport, type/length of training and playlist on the Nike BOOM app and you’ll get blasts of encouragement from elite athletes and coaches throughout your workout.

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Beer Bottle Limbo

Beer Bottle Limbo

Check out this 90 second clip of a dude named Emperor Duke doing the limbo under 8″ beer bottles. Yep, you read that right. The yoga looks like it’s really paying off. (Thanks Chris!)

Out of Time: Parkour Video

Out of Time: Parkour Video

This flowing video from Latvian talent Andrew Skuryat is 14+ minutes with some NSFW music, but you’ll want to watch it all to see some impressive athleticism, free running and parkour moves.

Liquid Mountaineering

Liquid Mountaineering

We’re pretty skeptical about walking on water, what with that whole gravity thing, but the guys here don’t seem to care; they’re inventing the next new sport and calling it liquid mountaineering.

APL Concept 1 Shoes

APL Concept 1 Shoes

Athletic Propulsion Labs Concept 1 basketball shoe is made from space-age materials, including a special technology designed to give your vertical leap an instant boost. Up, up and away!

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