Skateboarding, surfing as well as karate, sports climbing and baseball/softball have all chances to become Olympic sports if the proposal is approved by the IOC executive board in mid-2017.
Cory Richards and Adrian Ballinger have been successfully Snapchatting all their way to the peak of Everest but the phone let them down at the most important moment.
Considerable preparation, harnessed willpower and maximum concentration – Damien Walters impresses with his new video.
Robbie Maddison deminstrated riding huge waves in Tahiti on a bike.
Take a final look of one of the scariest roads before it will loose its title.
The Russian duo of Vadim Makhorov and Vitaliy Raskalov have pushed the height limits by climbing the 2,100-foot Shanghai Tower, the world’s second-tallest building.
Freerider Kelly McGarry threw few backflips for good measure, including one over a gaping 72-foot canyon.
American balloonist Jonathan Trappe is attempting to soar into the history books and become the first person to cross the Atlantic Ocean using only cluster balloons.
A 64-year-old long-distance swimmer became the first person to swim across the Florida Straits from Cuba without a shark cage.
Australian businessmen claim they have sponsored a university project of what is to be the first shark-repellent wetsuits.
The 135-mile (217 km) race, which bills itself as the world’s toughest foot race, goes from Death Valley to Mt. Whitney, California in temperatures which can reach 130 degrees Fahrenheit (55 Celsius).
US daredevil Nik Wallenda becomes the first man to cross a Grand Canyon-area gorge on a tightrope, completing his latest record-breaking feat in under 23 minutes.
A pilot and a wing-walker died when a stunt plane crashed and exploded during an air show in Ohio on Saturday.