GoPro is producing small, quality cameras that allow extreme sports athletes and performers to strap the camera to their head and give viewers a first-person point of view of their activities. While most popular GoPro videos showcase the extreme antics of skaters, surfers and other extreme sports athletes, director Ilya Naishuller decided to put the camera […]
Johanna Quaas was born Johanna Geiβler in 1925 in Hohenmölsen, Germany, and began practising gymnastics at a young age. During the Second World War, gymnastics was banned by the Allied Control Council, which forced Quaas to pursue another sport, handball. When the ban on gymnastics was lifted in 1947, Johanna Quaas quickly took up her passion […]
Parkour and free runner athlete James Kingston straps a camera to his head and allows viewers to live vicariously by joining him for a run across the rooftops of Cambridge. While parkour videos are impressive when shot from a distance, the first person point of view used in this video reveals just how daring free […]
Munich is a German city that is hundreds of miles away from the ocean, but determined Munich surfers haven’t allowed this fact to hold them back. Braving the icy cold waters of the river Eisbrach, the surfers show off their talents in the broiling rapids before being ripped downstream to face further dangers in the […]
This incredibly inspirational video shows how one man took himself from having an average physique to being exceptionally strong by persistently practicing calisthenics. This form of street exercise is becoming increasingly popular as body builders begin to venture further from the confines of a gym environment, exploring not only the world around them but the […]
This compilation video of road accidents shows how many people risk their lives each day on Russia’s dangerous, icy roads. Some of the clips shown here are simply unbelievable, yet it is all real-time footage taken from dashcam videos around Russia. Prepare to cringe!
Home owners in England built a maze for a squirrel that frequently visited their garden, adding pieces as the squirrel learned the previous section of the maze. The clever squirrel quickly figured out how to run the maze in order to get to the ultimate prize; a bowl of nuts left out by the property […]
This inspiring story begins with younger brother Cayden being diagnosed with cerebral palsy, a condition that makes walking and communicating difficult. Although many people would have despaired in the face of the condition, older brother Cayden chose instead evolve both his thinking and his relationship with his sibling by including Cayden in his sporting activities. […]
Shaun White takes viewers on an adventure, following the creation of a snowboard from tree to slope.
Kevin Richardson is an animal behaviorist from South Africa who is also known as the Lion Whisperer and the Lion Man. Although he has worked with a number of large and small animals, he is most renowned for his work with big cats and the king of the beasts; lions. Richardson rebels against previous beliefs […]