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PSA: This Kayaker Caught in the Death Grip of a Sieve is a Reminder to Stay Safe on the Water

For those not familiar with the jargon of kayak dangers and obstacles, a sieve is when water is forced through an opening in a rock. Water can flow freely through it, but with something like a kayak or a person, this is not always the case. Jordie Searle found himself on the wrong side of a sieve while paddling the Nevis River for Red Bull's Flow Hunters. 

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It is haunting to see the footage of a man literally fighting for his life. You can see Jordie becoming more tired as the water forces him under. Rush Sturges, one of the world's best paddlers, only makes the gravity of the situation more dire as he describes how he thought he just saw one of his friends die. Luckily, Searle is flushed through the sieve and makes his way safely to shore. It is videos like this that keep paddlers awake at night. 

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WATCH: Conrad Anker and David Lama Face Death on A Himalayan Peak
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WATCH: Conrad Anker and David Lama Face Death on A Himalayan Peak

WATCH: Conrad Anker and David Lama Face Death on A Himalayan Peak

In 2016, Conrad Anker suffered a heart attack at 20,000 feet. The legendary mountaineer was halfway up his second attempt at climbing the 22,660-foot Lunag Ri with Austrian climber David Lama when he noticed the typical symptoms of a heart attack: tight chest, trouble breathing, general weakness. Of course, on a climb of this magnitude, those feelings are pretty standard, but Anker immediately knew something was actually wrong. The team rappelled back to base camp, and Anker was evacuated by

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Jimmy Chin Releases Trailer for New Film: Free Solo
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Jimmy Chin Releases Trailer for New Film: Free Solo

Jimmy Chin Releases Trailer for New Film: Free Solo

If you don’t know who Jimmy Chin is at this point, you’re likely living on the moon. The acclaimed photographer-turned-film director, who was behind massive projects like Meru, has been quietly plugging away at yet another film. While the subject matter may already be familiar to most, this film looks to shed light on some new angles and capture it in true fashion.  When Alex Honnold free soloed El Capitan in the summer of 2017, Chin was with him on the wall to capture the feat. Chin’s new

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WATCH: Dane Jackson Just Took Speeding To The Next Level
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WATCH: Dane Jackson Just Took Speeding To The Next Level

WATCH: Dane Jackson Just Took Speeding To The Next Level

Can you imagine sliding downhill on a massive rock face with a minimal water flow, reaching a whopping 36 mph? Oh, and not to mention you're in a kayak. Apparently this hypothetical is akin to a fun time in professional kayaker Dane Jackson's dictionary. Watch as he sends it down Tenaya Creek in Yosemite, complete with a narration of shouts and "holy shits" for the duration of the epic two-minute ride.