23. 09. 2015
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Perfect Balance: Mountainbiking a slackline

Kenny Belaey, the Belgian nine time world trial bike champion, recently pulled off a kickass arial feat by riding his mountainbike across a slackline 112 meter high up in the air. After a...

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12. 06. 2015

Guy Quits Job to Travel and High Five the World

Craig Lewis worked his ass off for 3 years in order to be able to quit the rat race and travel the world. He hitchhiked, couch surfed, slept in airports, train aisles, floors,...

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05. 06. 2015
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Uphill Skating & Longboarding of Alpe d’huez

  Skating (or rollerblading if you like) and longboarding are sports invented for a flat, smooth surface and landscape. Now in true kickass style a skater and a longboarder have taken it one...

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20. 05. 2015

Skiing and football – what could possibly go wrong?!

As a way of promoting football, popular soccer website thisisfootball.com, came up with a classic idea of mixing two existing and hugely popular sports: skiing and football. They put a whole bunch of...

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09. 05. 2015
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Via Ferrata on a Mountainbike in the Dolomites

A via ferrata (Italian for “iron road”) is a protected climbing route involving iron cables and ladders to secure the climber found in the Alps and certain other locations. They are always conquered...

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25. 04. 2015

Around the World in 80 Days Celebrity Relay Race

In 2009 the BBC came up with another version on Jules Verne’s ‘Around the World in 80 Days’ travel classic. In order to raise money and awareness for the Children in Need charity...

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27. 03. 2015
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Hiking the 2600 mile PCT from Mexico to Canada with a Selfie every Mile – Video

David Hazy hiked the entire 2600+ mile Pacific Crest Trail, from Mexico to Canada, while taking a selfie every mile. From those 2600 selfies he made a kickass timelapse video in which he...

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23. 03. 2015
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Tindering USA >> Using 3,766 Tinder Matches to Hitchhike across North America

So you’ve used Tinder to pick up girls, but have girls ever picked you up in their car and driven you halfway across a country just to help you complete your hitchhiking adventure?...

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22. 03. 2015
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The World at your Feet >> A Round the World Trip of Feet Selfies

A French guy named Thibault, decided to make a round the world trip for the normal reasons: have an adventure of a lifetime before settling for a normal working life. He gave it...

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19. 03. 2015
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White Ice Cycle >> Cycling a Recumbent Trike across the Antarctic continent to the South Pole

In 2013 Maria Leijerstam did something that until not too long was deemed impossible: she became the first person in the world to cycle from the Antarctic coast, across the entire icy continent,...

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18. 03. 2015
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Paragliding a snowmobile off a huge cliff in Riksgränsen, Sweden

Taking off with a parachute/paraglider from the side of a mountain is a pretty normal adventure sports that is accessible for everyone these days. So to spice things up a bit some guys in...

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17. 03. 2015
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Black Ice Cycle >> A 1000km Siberian Winter Cycling Trip on a frozen Lake Baikal

Lake Baikal is the world’s largest and deepest lake – with a dept of up to 1642 meters – containing 20% of all the fresh water on Earth. It is located in the...

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15. 03. 2015
Mega yacht Symphony is bigger than a block of flats

Sailing a Super Yacht through the Dutch Canals

It is not an everyday sight to see one of the biggest yachts in the world sailing through the narrow Dutch canals. But the symphony – a yacht with a length of 101,5...

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14. 03. 2015
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Encircle Africa >> A circumnavigation of Africa by Public Transport

Encircle Africa is Ian Packham’s kickass solo-journey of a 25,000 mile circumnavigation of Africa following its coastline while using public transport only! It brings him through 31 countries traveling a distance that is...

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13. 03. 2015
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An 8 year Walk around your own House – Stop Motion Video

The idea that microadventures – adventures close to home – can be often as cool as far away journeys is getting more and more popular. Now Youtube user dumo has taken this quite...

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12. 03. 2015
Tim and his bathtub

Tim Fitzhigham Rows a Bathtub across the English Channel

Tim Fitzhigham is a comedian with a fascination for making jokes, sporty activities and bathtubs. Combining those passions he took a copper bathtub a pair of rowing paddles and rowed himself across the...

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10. 03. 2015

Solar Impulse 2 >> Flying the first full loop around the world in a Solar Plane

Solar Impulse is the first ever airplane of perpetual endurance, able to fly day and night on solar power, without a drop of fuel. And now it is flying around the world becoming...

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01. 03. 2015
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Mr. Ballsy: Thomas Cantley  Pushes Giant Ball across America to raise Testicular Cancer awareness

Every day, Thomas Cantley walks six to eight hours pushing a 6-foot-high inflatable ball. And he is pushing the giant ball all the way across the USA. Cantley started in Santa Monica, California,...

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28. 02. 2015

TrooperTrek: Jacob French walks 5,000 Km from Perth to Sydney Dressed as Star Wars Stormtrooper

Jacob French went for a walk. A kickass walk across Australia. To raise loads of awareness and money for the Starlight Children foundation he did it dressed up as a “Star Wars” Storm...

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24. 02. 2015
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My Naked Trip: Amichay Rab gets his picture taken at famous destinations round the world..while naked

Travelers around the world are showing more and more of their skin while trying to shoot a memorable photo or video of a beautiful vista or a world famous monument. It’s all for...

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21. 02. 2015
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Guy Travels 8,000 km to Meet Total Stranger That Facebook Suggested as a Friend

Facebook friend suggestions are often very random, and you can easily ignore the biggest part of them. Belgium Victor van Rossem however took it to another level when facebook suggested he become friends...

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13. 02. 2015
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Counting Stars in the Himalayas: A lip-syncing Singalong Journey to Everest Basecamp

Filmmaker, Guido Patrignani, traveled throughout the Khumbu Valley in Nepal while lip-syncing the One Republic song Counting Stars. Even if you’re not a fan of the song, the backdrop of the Himalaya is...

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11. 02. 2015
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Blind Caroline Casey rides an Elephant across India

Caroline Casey is an Irish tough cookie who is legally blind, but has, in spite of her handicap, done more in her life than you and me combined. And her most notable feat...

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08. 02. 2015
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Horse Powered Surfing

Horses are kickass. And with horses you can even engage in more kickassness than you would have thought! After horse wakeboarding on a New Zealand beach we have now found a Dutchie who took...

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08. 02. 2015
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‘Mad Fool’ Stuart Kettell runs 7 Marathons in 7 Days in a Giant Hamster Wheel

Stuart Kettell calls himself a ‘mad fool’. And maybe he is a bit. We’d rather name him a kickass chap. He is after all the one who raised money for charity pushing a...

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06. 02. 2015

Former Popstar Andrei Rosu runs 7 Marathons & 7 Ultras on 7 Continents (and Drums on the North Pole)

Thinking about changing your life?! Take Andrei Rosu as an epic example: Andrei Rosu is a former member of the ’90s Romanian pop group Gaz pe Foc (“Gas on the Fire”), who went...

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05. 02. 2015
The Road Story Vietnam

The Road Story Vietnam, an awe inspiring Travel video

Vietnam is a kickass impressive country that is easy to travel and hard to get out of your mind once visited. That it is a real fun place open for kickass adventures was...

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05. 02. 2015
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Jeremy Curl becomes the first Westerner to cross the Sahara by camel

In 2008 Jeremy Curl  set out to cross the Sahara travelling as one of the Touareg nomads who live there to experience their threatened lifestyle first hand. Armed with a sword and some...

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01. 02. 2015
David Kirke Kangaroo Cluster Balloon Channel Crossing

Cluster ballooning a Kangaroo across the English Channel

The Oxford dangerous sports club was a pioneer in many extreme sports fields in the seventies and eighties. They were the kind of club that got legendary for both its dangerous sports and...

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31. 01. 2015
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Driving a motorized Bathtub across the Ukraine from Odessa to Kiev

Even the traffic police were in shock when they were overtaken on the highway by a bathtub on wheels at a speed of 60 km/h. Its driver was Roman Bilyk – the driveable...

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29. 01. 2015
Michael Palin

Michael Palin becomes modern day Phileas Fogg & travels Around the World in 80 Days

Jules Verne’s 1873 classical travel book ‘Around the World in 80 Days’ has inspired many person’s imagination. At that time it was a truly fictional piece of writing covering a trip of 80...

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26. 01. 2015
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A Playbacking and Sing-along Roadtrip through India, Nepal, Tibet & China

A group of friends went on an overland trip from trip from Delhi to Beijing crossing the Himalayas in Nepal and Tibet. Along the way they recorded themselves playbacking to the song “Here...

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25. 01. 2015
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Sailing a Batman Bouncy Castle to the Isle of Wight

Britain has a long tradition as a sea-faring nation. And even sailing crazy contraptions seems to be a truly British affair. After some mates sailed a bouncy castle across Lake Garda, and a...

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24. 01. 2015
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Pedal in your Birthday Suit >> The World Naked Bike Ride

Under the slogan ‘dress less to impress’ & ‘ as bare as you dare’ thousands of people each year take of (almost) all of their clothes, jump on their bikes and ride through...

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21. 01. 2015
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Three Irish lads Step Dance their way around the world to spread Irishness abroad

In May 2013 three Irish lads – Iain McNamara, Chris McGrath and Kevin Cobbe – left Ireland aka the Emerald Isle armed with a round the world ticket, a limited budget and a dodgy...

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20. 01. 2015
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Riding the World’s Biggest & Longest Snowboard

Here at kickasstrips we love kickass contraptions like the world’s biggest skateboard (which was crashed in spectacular kickass fashion). Next up in kickass-land is the world’s biggest snowboard. And there are actually three contenders...

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17. 01. 2015
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Luca Tinello Travels overland from Italy to the North Cape for the 7th time, this time Hitchhiking

Luca Tinello, aptly nicknamed the Flying Viking (el Vichingo Volante), must be the world’s biggest fan of the North Cape (Nordkapp), Europe’s most northern landmass. So far he has traveled overland from his...

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14. 01. 2015
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Lovers Abramović & Ulay Walk the Length of the Great Wall of China from opposite ends, Meet in the Middle and BreakUp

World notorious performance artists Marina Abramović and Ulay ended 12-years of intense personal love and shocking art collaboration, in 1988, with an art stunt never seen before. It was named “The Lovers: the...

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12. 01. 2015
After a small knee injury, I’m back. This dick has a beautiful head and curves gently to the left

#DickRun >> Claire Wyckoff uses Nike+ to draw GPS pictures of Dicks on her runs

Claire Wyckoff has found the ultimate motivation for going on her weekly runs: she uses Nike+ (and a bit of pre-running map research) to plot pictures of dicks on her runs! Or in...

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