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 numerous movies and video games created to tell the…

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 skills needed in climbing, how and when to…

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 experience there is no reason why you canít…

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 weight belt, then move on to advanced sets later.…

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 repair, remove the spark plug to prevent accidental starting while you…

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 perhaps be a spectator – routing for the likes of…

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 paddle usually having two…