'Extreme bungee', from fear to euphoria
Maybe this is at the top of extreme sport, but it is also one of the safest if it is done with the appropriate technique. Jumping from up high means that you will live moments of fear and tension which will then lead you to experience absolute peace. Essentials: Having good equipment, with an elastic rope that must take up to one ton of weight. Where? From the United States to South Africa, from New Zealand to Canada, One of the best places: the bridge of the Victoria waterfalls, between Zimbabwe and Zambia.
Glider, like having wings
Flying without engine: it seems a miracle, but it is possible, Gliders are expensive, from 30,000 euros, but you can rent them, It is recommended to attend a course in order to learn the technique. Emotions worth every penny.
Paramotor, the weight is on the back
It came about from paragliding, an engine was adapted and placed on the pilot’s back. Advantages: it allows you to fly without wind, and it is quite a safe activity, However, it is advisable to receive training in a recognised school.
4.- “Kitesurfing” in Indonesia is an art
It combines surf, skate, windsurf and snowboard techniques. In Indonesia, it is considered nearly an art. The best thing that one can do to discover its secrets is to travel to the country and join a kitesurf.clinic (that is what the schools are called).
5.- 'Wakeboard', pirouettes on the high seas
It is a mixture of water ski, surf, , snowboard and skate, but it allows greater dynamism and flow of movements. Maybe that is the secret of its success. There are wakeboard schools in the most beautiful places of the planet.
6.- Rafting, following the current
It is an activity for all types of sportspeople. For the descent you can use rafts, canoes, kayaks or other types of boats and choose rivers from difficulty levels 1 to 6. The United States and the Argentinean Patagonia are some of the best places for rafting.
7.- Free fall, maximum vertigo
Jumping from a plane 4,000 meters above land: During the minute before the parachute opens there is time for pirouettes. Crazy? No, tandem jumping (with an instructor) allows you to try it even with no previous experience.
8.- Cave diving, danger on the caves
Cave and cavern diving, little explored places with nearly unknown flora and fauna species. A privilege that demands a lot of training. Bermudas, Bahamas and the Mayan Riviera, in Mexico, are the ideal places for this sport.
9.- 'Hidrospeed', floating in the river
Navigate over the water on top of a board with handles, resting your chest on it. Unique feelings when going down white foam rapids in a river. A sport for nature lovers, not as dangerous as one may think.