Enzo Ferrari – His Story

Born in Emilia-Romagna, and raised in Modena, Italy, Enzo Ferrari grew up with little formal education but a strong desire to race cars. During World War I he was a mule-skinner in the Italian Army. His grandfather, Alfredo, died in 1916 as a result of a widespread...

Dreaming Of Playing Blues Guitar Chords Like A Pro?

You know what they say: ”If you’ve got the blues, you’ve got the juice.” Indeed, blues guitar music is the Mecca of all guitar music. After all, you can’t get any better than that head bobbing and feet tapping rhythm that courses through your very soul like a fine...

4 Epic Days Of Powder Skiing

Grab your skis and get out here! Those seven words were the start of the most epic adventure of my life. They came in the form of a phone call from a remote lodge in Eastern British Columbia. “Man you will not believe what the last 2 days were like. It hasn’t stopped...

A Beginners Guide To Bodybuilding – The Basics

As a beginner to bodybuilding there are few basics you need to know before you head off head first down the gym to start training to ensure that you maximize the effects of your work outs and minimize the risks of injury. One of the biggest mistakes many people do...

Easy Backpacking Dinner Recipes

As you already know if you’ve read our other easy backpacking recipes, it is very important to eat nutritiously and drink plenty of water while backpacking. We’ve already mentioned a few meal ideas for breakfast and lunch, as well as a few energising backpacking snack...

Deciphering Skateboarding Languages

By the time a skateboarder has refined their techniques and styles to a level that meets all the requirements for competition, they have also had time to amass a whole new language that is understood by all skateboarders around them. As they perform various...

7 Secrets To Shoot Video Like A Pro

A lot of us get inspired by movies to want to shoot great video with our video cameras - unfortunately there is a difference between want and being able to. Like photography, good videography requires a level of competence and artistic know-how. After all, there's...

Get in Gear for your Mountain Bike

Necessary equipment for the casual bike rider consists of a helmet, and a headlight if there's a chance of biking at night, and that's about it. Anything else is gravy. The same can not be said for the mountain biker. To have a safe and enjoyable ride, the mountain...

An Introduction to Surfboards

History of surfboards The ancient Hawaiian Islanders used a hardwood board which is much shorter than modern boards. Because hardwood surfboards were heavy, a transportation issue may have been the reason for smaller surfboards. Over last hundred years, surfboards got...

Chopped Bikes: Cool And Confident

Chopped Bikes The latest rage is not a mountain bike with a new set of gears, or a road bike made of lighter material, but rather lowrider bikes - low seats, high handlebars, and lots and lots of chrome As the world around us continues to become more and more...
Are Cheap Airsoft Guns Reliable?

Are Cheap Airsoft Guns Reliable?

There is always one key question On every shoppers mind - how cheap can I get it? This is true of airsoft guns too. We all expect to be able to get the best possible deal with anything we buy today. Fortunately investing in an airsoft gun doesn't have to break the...

White Water Rafting – Not For The Faint Of Heart

White Water Rafting – Not For The Faint Of Heart

White water rafting is an adventure sport in which a raft is used to navigate a river or any water body. It is usually done on rapids or white water to keep up the excitement. A river goes through different gradients and flows from a higher gradient to lower gradient....

The Buzz of Street Racing

The Buzz of Street Racing

What is it about street racing that just drives teenagers and young adults out of their wits? Even the most uninterested person will have to admit that, in some way, speed still provides an exciting rush unparalleled by any human feeling. Why else would there be...

Strength Training For Climbing

Strength Training For Climbing

In climbing, there is an old adage stating that "climbing is the best training for climbing,î an adage used by many to make excuses for not training outside of climbing. I personally disagree with this philosophy as I will explain. When we are speaking of the exact...

Racing Dirt Bikes

Racing Dirt Bikes

So you want to start racing dirt bikes? Who can blame you; dirt bike racing is an increasingly popular choice for many thrill seekers. Itís true that in the wrong hands racing dirt bikes can be incredibly dangerous but with a little care and attention and some...

Attention All Skiers: Try Snowboarding!

Attention All Skiers: Try Snowboarding!

For many people, the idea of snowboarding sounds dangerous, like it was only for crazy teenage boys. The idea of skiing down a large hill or mountain sounds scary enough and the idea of doing it with a snowboard sounds too hard to be tried. If these are your thoughts,...

Choosing Your Scuba Diving Equipment

Choosing Your Scuba Diving Equipment

Before taking up scuba diving as a recreational sport, it is important that you get yourself the necessary scuba equipment and gear. There are many options available but if youíre a beginner, itís best to start from the basics such as the mask, fins, snorkel, and...

Fixing Your Portable Generator

Fixing Your Portable Generator

So, you've brought your generator out of storage, filled the tank, pulled the cord, and nothing. Hopefully, you are finding this out BEFORE the power outage or camping trip. This article will help you fix some common problems you may encounter. Before attempting any...

Go Karts – Becoming a Racing Enthusiast

Go Karts – Becoming a Racing Enthusiast

Imagine - ripping your torso as you hit a curve launching your sprint kart down the circuit. Pressing on the accelerator as you exercise dead-on hand-and-eye coordination determining the smartest way to turn the drift in the 21st minute of an hour-long enduro race. Or...

A Basic Overview of Kayaks and Kayaking

A Basic Overview of Kayaks and Kayaking

Kayaking is growing in popularity. It is a sport with a lot of variations, which are covered below in this article. At its core, kayaking is simply a method of propelling oneself through a body of water by using ones own power. A paddle is used to do this with the...

Paintball Is A Bang-Up Sport For Anyone

Paintball Is A Bang-Up Sport For Anyone

Ron Fowler said it feels like being hit with a wet towel. Bryan Vasaris said it's like being snapped with a rubber band or stung by a bee. Being shot by a paintball gun doesn't sound very fun. So why is paintball one of the fastest growing sports in America, according...

Don’t Regret Past Mistakes – Embrace Them

Perhaps one of the biggest stumbling blocks in becoming successful is past regrets. Too many times we become so obsessed with all of the times in the past when we were unable to achieve our goals that we believe we are doomed to fail at anything we do. What actually...

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