Brought to you by CampCrate and hosted by CampCrate co-founder, Mason Gravley, the Adventure Sports Podcast is an in-depth interview into the lives of adventure sports enthusiasts around the globe. You'll hear from outfitters, guides, instructors, authors and many more who live their lives to the fullest. Subscribe now to get access to the three episodes every week.
Ep. 000: Introducing the Podcast - Meet the hosts and discover the Adventure Sports Podcast
In this inaugural episode of the Adventure Sports Podcast, we describe the show format and introduce ourselves to the listeners. We look forward to bringing you exciting new episodes 3 days a week on all types of adventure sports including Bungee Jumping, BASE Jumping, Wingsuit Flying, Proximity Flying, Sky Surfing, Skydiving, Indoor Skydiving, Hot Air Ballooning, Paramotoring, Paragliding, Hang Gliding, Microlight, Jet-Powered Flight, Skiing, Snowboarding, Ski Jumping, Snowmobiling, Speed Flying, Speed Riding, Windsurfing, Kitesurfing, Kiteboarding, Skimboarding, Jet Skiing, Big Wave Bodyboarding, Surfing, Big Wave Surfing, Waterskiing, Wakeboarding, Kneeboarding, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Whitewater Rafting, Whitewater Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Cave Diving, Freediving, Free-Diving, Adventure Racing, Endurance Racing, Trail Running, Triathlon, Obstacle Racing, Mountaineering, Rock Climbing, Ice Climbing, Mixed Climbing, Abseiling, Rappelling, Free Climbing, Bouldering, Slacklining, Mountain Biking, Adventure Motorcycle Travel, Enduro Riding, Cycling, Motocross, Rally Racing, Motorcycle Racing, Freestyle Motocross, BMX, Skateboarding, Longboarding, Mountainboarding, All-Terrain Boarding, Rallying, Inline Skating, Street Luging, Paintball, Parkour, Sandboarding
In 2013, Darcy Gaechter became the first woman (and vegan) to kayak the Amazon River from source to sea. With blistering lips and irradiated fingernails, her team of three paddlers tackled Class V whitewater for twenty-five days in a row; just barely survived a dynamite laden canyon being prepared for a hydroelectric dam, and pled for mercy at the hands of the murderous Ashaninka people who remained somewhat convinced we had come to steal their children's organs. In a desperate act meant to give me some pretense of control, Darcy cut off all of her hair just before they entered Peru’s notoriously violent “Red Zone.” The hope was to pass for a boy and be seen as less of a target. Despite all odds, they reached the Atlantic Ocean 4,300 miles and 148 days of kayaking later. Upon reaching the Atlantic, the three, an esoteric computer programmer from London, a vegan girl from Aspen, CO and her begrudging boyfriend who would become the first man to kayak the Amazon, “because his girlfri…
Let's talk bikepacking! Spring is nearly upon us and it's time to think about those long days in the saddle pedaling down some singletrack with everything you need strapped onto your trusty steed along with you. Luke Garten joins us on today's show to fill us in on the Tour Aotearoa bikepacking ride. Luke just got back from this 1800 mile ride in New Zealand and inspires the rest of us to get out and have some fun!
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Tommy is one of the greatest climbers of all time. Listen in as he shares stories from being held hostage, life as a father, and ultimately his famous climb of the Dawn Wall on El Capitan in Yosemite National Park with Kevin Jorgeson. http://www.dawnwall-film.com/https://www.instagram.com/tommycaldwell/?hl=enhttp://www.tommycaldwell.com/Save 20% off the best freeze-dried meals you’ll ever eat with Peak Refuel. Use the code ASP20 at checkout by visiting https://peakrefuel.com/Renowned nature photographer, John Fielder, has an amazing new book coming out with never before seen photos. To check it out, go to https://www.johnfielder.com/Gear up for the 2018-2019 ski season by shopping Powder7 Ski Shop's massive selection of new and used gear at https://www.powder7.com/Support the Adventure Sports Podcast by giving $5/month to our efforts at https://www.patreon.com/AdventureSportsPodcastCall and leave us a voicemail at 812-MAIL-POD or 812-624-5763 or send an email to info@adventurespor…