Some of the best white water rafting in South Africa

Some of the best white water rafting in South Africa The human body is a fragile thing. There is a relatively thin layer of dermis that separates the scary outside world from our sensitive nerves, blood vessels, delicate internal organs, and not-indestructible bones. Why then, do we human beings chase the risk of injury and […]

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Shark cage diving in Mossel Bay

Shark cage diving in Mossel Bay It saddens me – that the outrageous, sick practice of shark finning has decreased global shark populations by 90 % in the last 20 years. The multi-billion dollar shark fin industry has decimated shark populations, killing 100 million sharks every year; and while Asians feast on shark fin soup, […]

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The art of walking off buildings… face first

The art of walking off buildings… face first There are those who are crazy enough to create online stores, speculate with their pensions or invest in the Zimbabwean economy… for the rest of us, we need to get our adrenaline pumping in other, more visceral ways. Welcome, then, to the world of adventure sports. Adrenaline […]

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Big Rush in Durban

South Africa has undergone drastic changes since the end of Apartheid. Not only is our society transforming itself in racial terms,  but on the technological front one can access the internet, go to an eCommerce store and buy a tablet computer online. In addition to this, SA is also leading the way in terms of big stadium […]

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Zip lining in Sabie

Now to many people zip lining is one of the most frightening outdoor sports, yet to others it’s epic. Let’s think about it for a second, the zip line is 450m long, 77m high and travelling at 100km/h. The experience includes trees flashing past you as you find yourself hanging in mid-air and screaming in […]

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Mountaineering

Unlike several other adventure sports, mountaineering is not something that can be attempted by novices. Conditions encountered on mountains are often too extreme for solo novices to survive should something go wrong. Sudden changes in weather conditions have been responsible for many deaths on mountains, even relatively low mountains in temperate climates (think Table Mountain, […]

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Powered Parachuting

Tired of spending hours in front of a computer screen working at various endeavours like attempting to sell property online? Consider getting out of the office and into the sky… Powered parachuting is a great way to see and photograph the beauty of the natural environment. Additionally, it is easy to pilot a powered parachute […]

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Hang Glide!!

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s a hang glider, soaring high above the earth, enjoying the spectacular view below. Although hang gliding might look like a prerogative of the brave and adrenaline seeking, it is in fact a lot safer than it might at first look. You needn’t be the most […]

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