An adventure is an exciting or unusual experience. It may also be a bold, usually risky undertaking, with an uncertain outcome. You should try these thrilling adventure sports before you die.
1. Scuba Diving-
Scuba diving is a form of underwater diving where the diver uses a self-contained underwater breathing apparatus (scuba) which is completely independent of surface supply, to breathe underwater. Andaman Islands are playing host to an increasing number of scuba divers from around the world. As well as Netrani in Karnataka is a great place to get started off at.
2. Sky Diving
Skydiving, is a method of transiting from a high point to Earth with the aid of gravity, involving the control of speed during the descent with the use of a parachute. It is one of the most extreme sports and takes a lot; we repeat a lot of guts to perform. Fox Glacier is an 8-mile-long glacier located in the remote West land Tai Poutini National Park on the West Coast of New Zealand’s South Island and many other places.
3. Cave Diving
Cave diving is underwater diving in water-filled caves. It may be done as an extreme sport, a way of exploring flooded caves for scientific investigation, or for the search for and recovery of divers lost while diving for one of these reasons. Underwater diving in caves can expose you to your deepest fears you never knew existed. This sport needs more than just guts to lunge into the depths of unknown waters. A lot of people dive fearlessly but never find their way back up. One of the thrilling place fpr cave diving is The Blue Hole in Belize is a thousand feet in diameter! You would be amazed to know that the limestone cave system formed underwater dates back to the ice age! Who knows, you might find fossils, treasures or even dead bodies of those who dived in but never returned.
4. Mountain biking
Mountain biking is the sport of riding bicycles off-road, often over rough terrain, using specially designed mountain bikes. Mountain bikes share similarities with other bikes but incorporate features designed to enhance durability and performance in rough terrain. Although the Singalila Ridge in the northwest of West Bengal has been a popular trekking destination for quite some time, it has seen an influx of mountain biking enthusiasts in the recent years and has become a favourite on any Adventure-junkie’s book.
5. Para Sailing
Parasailing, also known as parascending or parakiting, is a recreational kiting activity where a person is towed behind a vehicle (usually a boat) while attached to a specially designed canopy wing that reminds one of a parachute, known as a parasail wing. There are commercial parasailing operations all over the world. Land-based parasailing has also been transformed into a competition sport in Europe.
6. Hang Gliding
Hang gliding is an air sport or recreational activity in which a pilot flies a light, non-motorized foot-launched heavier-than-air aircraft called a hang glider. Most modern hang gliders are made of an aluminium alloy or composite frame covered with synthetic saicloth to form a wing.
Highling is an astounding experience, a stunning mental challenge! You need nerves of steel to walk unsupported on a highline supported on two farther ends of canyons or rock formations. The support may save you from dying but once youve fallen off the highline, getting back up is the trickiest part.
8. Tow-In Surfing
Catching waves by paddling with hand is an obsolete technique now. It doesnt allow you to surf the bigger waves. Some adrenalists who wanted to catch waves higher than 30 feet came up with the concept of tow-in surfing wherein a surfer uses artificial assistance to catch faster moving waves. Mavericks offers wave that go beyond 80 feet in height! Only a few surfers risk to surf these hazardous waves.
9. White Water Rafting
The rapids of Deschutes can sometimes devour even the most hard-core rafters! This rough 21km stretch is explosive, thrilling and treacherous. The 63 rapids that youd come across are all graded III or above. They are so dangerous that they are almost difficult to survive through. You might encounter some powerful blows by the water, huge rocks and fatal hazards that can damage all your rafting equipment and prove to be fatal.
10. Wing Suit Flying
Wingsuit flying (or wingsuiting) is the sport of gliding through the air using a wingsuit which adds surface area to the human body to enable a significant increase in lift. Each one of you dreams of flying high like a superhero, like you own the sky. You would think its fun and exciting, but its not. It is said that it takes a man to skydive 200 times to eliminate all risks of dying during this sport. The thrill and adventure is something not all can handle.
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