Landing a Helicopter on the top of Mount Everest

The extremely thin air on the top of Mount Everest has prevented helicopters from flying on altitudes of over 8000 meters. Until test pilot Didier Delsalle took to the task and made aviation history b...

SUP-ing & Kitesurfing Iceland with Nuria Goma

Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP-ing) and kitesurfing are regular kickass sports that have been featured on kickasstrips.com. Normally it involves tropical backdrops the likes of Mozambique or palm filled...

Overlanding the Silk Road

The Silk Road is one of the classic travel routes on earth. The Road that derived its name from the lucrative trade in Chinese silk carried out along its length has existed ever since the beginning o...

Paragliding across and through the Northern Light

The Northern Light – officially called the Aurora Borealis – is a natural phenomenon that is beyond stunning. The play of lights in the sky really is beyond beautiful and it should be on e...

Travel destinations…..Go Anywhere!

Often when you think about travelling the first thing that comes to mind is picking the right travel destinations. Indeed you gotta pick a cool spot to go to. But the options are basically unlimited. ...

Freeclimbing the Eiffel Tower the non-touristy way

Daredevil James Kingston went to visit the Eiffel tower on November 8, 2015. It had been on his list of must-see places for a while so he finally went over. Logically he wanted to go to the top. But n...

Aladdin explores New York City on a Magic Carpet

We all know the story of Aladdin and his magic carpet. Well here are some guys that made it happen in reality in the middle of downtown New York city! Aladdin riding through NYC Brought to you by kick...

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, anywhere he needed to ma...

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 step furth...

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...

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 & ...

Around the world in 80 Seconds

This amazing video by Romain Pergeaux and Alex Profit shows a journey around the world in 80 seconds through stop-motion. It was shot with a Sony HX5V compact camera, and shows 640 different photograp...