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Squirrel Wingsuit Pilots Defy Gravity and Fly Up

Wingsuit flying made its way into the niche "do you have a deathwish" category of action sports as an offshoot from the already incredibly dangerous base-jumping. If your not familiar, wingsuits are a special kind of jumpsuit with ram-air-inflated between the arms and legs that enable humans to fly their bodies like weightless gliders. The clear advantage of the wingsuit technology to skydivers is that it allows them to fly not just straight downwards, but forwards and allows for a longer flight time. 

Yet the nut-heads over at Squirrel, one of the world leaders in wingsuit technology wanted to see if it was possible to fly wingsuits down and then fly back up to gain a positive elevation. The Squirrel team took to the canyons of Moab Utah to see if the unthinkable could be down, and the results were outstanding; wingsuits going up. The wingsuit pilots would dive down into the canyon and then flare up to positive elevations as high as 250 ft.

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Paragliding on a Snowmobile, Not Your Average Slednecks
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Paragliding on a Snowmobile, Not Your Average Slednecks

Paragliding on a Snowmobile, Not Your Average Slednecks

They call themselves the Stunt Freaks Team for a reason. Turns out it's actually possible to combine paragliding and snowmobiling into the same sport. After smashing the sled on the first trial, this band of extreme-lifestyle lunatics put it back together again and successfully succeeded flying it off the cliff in Rikgranson, Sweden. Apparently using a snowmobile on the ground is too mainstream these days. 

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What Happens When Your Boat Breaks Down in An Iceberg Field?
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What Happens When Your Boat Breaks Down in An Iceberg Field?

What Happens When Your Boat Breaks Down in An Iceberg Field?

We are proud to introduce a new series highlighting some of the wild, crazy, or completely unbelievable moments from this past winter filming TGR's new film, Rogue Elements. In this episode, we found ourselves with Johnny Collinson, Angel Collinson, and Sam Smoothy on a down day. Together with the crew, they make their way up a narrow bay to the terminus of a glacier. When the boat breaks down they have to be creative to get of out this icy situation.  Rogue Elements is presented by

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Ansel Adams Inspired a lot of People, Including Chris Burkard
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Ansel Adams Inspired a lot of People, Including Chris Burkard

Ansel Adams Inspired a lot of People, Including Chris Burkard

Chris Burkard, the photographer, and van life aficionado shares an in-depth look at his life in this new short film. From his inspiration Ansel Adams to his new van build-out, we learn so much more about this famous storyteller. Like most of us, Chris had his passion for travel and nature instilled in him at a young age. It was largely thanks to his grandfather, who took him on his first road trip. Now Chris is trying to do the same for his family.