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Alex Honnold Talks to Jimmy Kimmel about Free Soloing El Capitan

Climbing history was made this June when 31-year-old pro climber Alex Honnold completed the first free solo of Yosemite’s El Capitan, scaling over a half mile of vertical rock without a rope. The completely unbelievable feat set both the outdoor and mainstream world on fire so much so that Alex Honnold went on Jimmy Kimmel to talk about the climb.

Normally I like Jimmy Kimmel's line of question, but it's annoying/slightly entertaining to have the world's best climber answer silly questions about mountain lions. Alex Honnold did get to meet 50 cent which isn't too shabby. 

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How Yvon Chouinard Built Patagonia
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How Yvon Chouinard Built Patagonia

How Yvon Chouinard Built Patagonia

Yvon Chouinard is a legend in the outdoor world. For those who have followed his humble origins blacksmithing his own climbing tools, his story is incredible. In this episode of NPR's "How I Built This", Yvon explains the origins of Patagonia and how he accidentally built one of the most beloved companies in the world. 

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What Happens When a Professional Golfer Tries Wakesurfing?
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What Happens When a Professional Golfer Tries Wakesurfing?

What Happens When a Professional Golfer Tries Wakesurfing?

41 year professional golfer has climbed to the top ranks in gold, winning the British Open just last year and is currently ranked 5th in the world. Yet the world of wakeboarding, surfing, and wakesurfing is completely foreign to the Orlando Florida native. Stenson Took to Lake Nona with professional wakeboarder, Steel Lafferty to test his skills on the water, and lets just say he wasn't bad for a golfer! 

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Volcom’s Most Influential Athletes & Artists Create Video Meant to Inspire
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Volcom’s Most Influential Athletes & Artists Create Video Meant to Inspire

Volcom’s Most Influential Athletes & Artists Create Video Meant to Inspire

Artists, skaters, snowboarders, dancers, surfers, musicians, and activists all have something in common. In Volcom's latest short film, 'The Irrational Pursuit' they look into the mindset of some of the most diverse ambassadors of the brand, from rapper/activist Killer Mike to Nigerian born professional skateboarder Chris Pfanner. Each one of these individuals share a drive and will to let go and let your irrational pursuit take over. This ability to let go, and let passion take over is what