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Extreme Sports Collection

"Embrace the thrill of the unknown and soar above the world with a hang glider, taking in breathtaking views of rural landscapes

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White water rafting, Queenstown, South Island, New Zealand, Pacific

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Hang glider above rural landscape

Hang glider above rural landscape

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: View over lake with paraglider, Lake Annecy, Rhone Alpes, France, Europe

View over lake with paraglider, Lake Annecy, Rhone Alpes, France, Europe

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Ski jumper, blue sky and ski jump, Oslo, Norway, Scandinavia, Europe

Ski jumper, blue sky and ski jump, Oslo, Norway, Scandinavia, Europe

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Mountaineers and climbers, Mont Blanc range, French Alps, France, Europe

Mountaineers and climbers, Mont Blanc range, French Alps, France, Europe

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Mountaineers and climbers

Mountaineers and climbers, Mont Blanc range, French Alps, France, Europe

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Cable cars approaching Aiguille du Midi summit

Cable cars approaching Aiguille du Midi summit, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, French Alps, France, Europe

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Kite surfing at Santa Maria on the island of Sal (Salt), Cape Verde Islands

Kite surfing at Santa Maria on the island of Sal (Salt), Cape Verde Islands, Atlantic Ocean, Africa

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Skiers on the Argentiere Glacier, Chamonix, France (MR)

Skiers on the Argentiere Glacier, Chamonix, France (MR) A snowboarder jumps off a rock at Le Brevent, Chamonix, France

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Illustration of parachuters dropping from plane

Illustration of parachuters dropping from plane

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Up Up And Away

Up Up And Away
17th July 1909: Balloons and people gather for an exciting day of balloon racing at Hurlingham. (Photo by W. G. Phillips/Phillips/Getty Images)

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Rock climber climbing steep face of rock cliff

Rock climber climbing steep face of rock cliff
Rock climber in the Needles climbing area. This area is part of the Giant Sequoia National Monument, Sequoia National Forest, CA

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: A climber ascending a difficult crack climb, Cadarese Valley, northern Italy, Europe

A climber ascending a difficult crack climb, Cadarese Valley, northern Italy, Europe

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Tandem skydivers, Waldviertel, Austria

Tandem skydivers, Waldviertel, Austria

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Mountaineers and climbers

Mountaineers and climbers, Mont Blanc range, French Alps, France, Europe

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Smiling ringmaster in circus ring pointing to acrobats juggling

Smiling ringmaster in circus ring pointing to acrobats juggling, walking tightrope and balancing on unicycle

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Woman sliding down a zip-line, Storms River, Eastern Cape, South Africa, Africa

Woman sliding down a zip-line, Storms River, Eastern Cape, South Africa, Africa

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: A. J. Hackett

A. J. Hackett, bungy jumping, Kawarau Bridge, Queenstown, South Island, New Zealand, Pacific

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Abseiling for charity JLP01_11_60748_07

Abseiling for charity JLP01_11_60748_07
Lewisham Centre, Citibank, Molesworth Street, Lewisham, Greater London. Abseiling down the outside of the Citibank offices in Lewisham, raising money for the Winged Fellowship Trust

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Seaside #11

Seaside #11
Tal Paz-Fridman

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Seaside #10
Tal Paz-Fridman

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Seaside #9
Tal Paz-Fridman

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Seaside #8
Tal Paz-Fridman

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Abseiling for charity JLP01_11_60750_01

Abseiling for charity JLP01_11_60750_01
Lewisham Centre, Citibank, Molesworth Street, Lewisham, Greater London. Abseiling down the outside of the Citibank offices in Lewisham, raising money for the Winged Fellowship Trust

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Rafting through white water rapids on the Karnali River in west Nepal, Asia

Rafting through white water rapids on the Karnali River in west Nepal, Asia

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Young Woman With Her Surfboard; Tarifa, Cadiz, Andalusia, Spain

Young Woman With Her Surfboard; Tarifa, Cadiz, Andalusia, Spain

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Japanese Triptych Woodblock Print of the Hunt

Japanese Triptych Woodblock Print of the Hunt
A wonderful tryptic created by the master woodblock printer Utagawa Kuniyoshi 1797-1861 illustrating the monster hunt story, the hunt is called Nue Taiji, Yorimass retainer, Hayata Tadazumi

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Dog sleds crossing the frozen snowy landscape in winter, Lyngen Alps, Tromso, Troms og Finnmark

Dog sleds crossing the frozen snowy landscape in winter, Lyngen Alps, Tromso, Troms og Finnmark, Norway

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Paraglide flying in the mist over mountains of upper Engadine Graubunden, Switzerland

Paraglide flying in the mist over mountains of upper Engadine Graubunden, Switzerland

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Paragliding, Schreckhorn, Grindelwald, Bernese Oberland, Switzerland

Paragliding, Schreckhorn, Grindelwald, Bernese Oberland, Switzerland

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Riffelsee, Matterhorn, Zermatt, Wallis, Schweiz

Riffelsee, Matterhorn, Zermatt, Wallis, Schweiz

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Paraglider at Tegelberg, Allgaeu, Bavaria, Germany

Paraglider at Tegelberg, Allgaeu, Bavaria, Germany

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Paraglider, Pardorama, Ischgl, Tyrol, Austria (MR)

Paraglider, Pardorama, Ischgl, Tyrol, Austria (MR)

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: A tourist photographs paragliders from atop the hilltop village of Motovun, Istria, Croatia, Europe

A tourist photographs paragliders from atop the hilltop village of Motovun, Istria, Croatia, Europe

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Climbers ascending Aconcagua, 6961 metres, the highest mountain in the Americas

Climbers ascending Aconcagua, 6961 metres, the highest mountain in the Americas and one of the Seven Summits, Andes, Argentina, South America

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: View of surfboarders and the Atlantic Ocean, Corralejo Natural Park, Fuerteventura

View of surfboarders and the Atlantic Ocean, Corralejo Natural Park, Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain, Atlantic, Europe

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: The Graphic, Front Cover Saturday October 6. 1888, 1888. Creator: Unknown

The Graphic, Front Cover Saturday October 6. 1888, 1888. Creator: Unknown
The Graphic, Front Cover Saturday October 6. 1888, 1888. From, The Graphic. An Illustrated Weekly Newspaper Volume 38. July to December, 1888

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: The Descent from a Balloon at the Alexandra Palace, 1888. Creator: Unknown

The Descent from a Balloon at the Alexandra Palace, 1888. Creator: Unknown
The Descent from a Balloon at the Alexandra Palace, 1888. From, The Graphic. An Illustrated Weekly Newspaper Volume38. July to December, 1888

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Middle Caicos Cave in BW

Middle Caicos Cave in BW
Vines, Stalactites, and stalagmites fill the damp and mysterious interior of the Indian Caves of Middle Caicos. Middle Caicos, Turks and Caicos, Caribbean.. Matt Anderson

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Nicholas Parsons TV Presenter and actor Tandem skydiving freefall January

Nicholas Parsons TV Presenter and actor Tandem skydiving freefall January 1982 Dbase

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Handgliding animals

Handgliding animals

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: People kiteboarding on waves crashing on white sand of Sotavento beach, Jandia

People kiteboarding on waves crashing on white sand of Sotavento beach, Jandia, Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain, Atlantic, Europe

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Man sitting on rocks looking at the kitesurfers in the clear sea, Sotavento beach, Jandia

Man sitting on rocks looking at the kitesurfers in the clear sea, Sotavento beach, Jandia, Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain, Atlantic, Europe

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: People enjoying kitesurfing at Sotavento beach (Playa de Sotavento de Jandia)

People enjoying kitesurfing at Sotavento beach (Playa de Sotavento de Jandia), Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain, Atlantic, Europe

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Tourist with straw hat photographing kiteboarders with smartphone at Sotavento beach

Tourist with straw hat photographing kiteboarders with smartphone at Sotavento beach, Jandia, Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain, Atlantic, Europe

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: High tide over the white sand beach Playa de Sotavento de Jandia, Fuerteventura

High tide over the white sand beach Playa de Sotavento de Jandia, Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain, Atlantic, Europe

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Pro surfer James Jenkins flies above the Atlantic Ocean on his wing surfer at Nags Head

Pro surfer James Jenkins flies above the Atlantic Ocean on his wing surfer at Nags Head, North Carolina, United States of America, North America

Background imageExtreme Sports Collection: Pro surfer James Jenkins on his wing surfer flies across the Pamlico Sound at Nags Head

Pro surfer James Jenkins on his wing surfer flies across the Pamlico Sound at Nags Head, North Carolina, United States of America, North America




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"Embrace the thrill of the unknown and soar above the world with a hang glider, taking in breathtaking views of rural landscapes. " "Dive into an adrenaline-fueled adventure as you conquer raging rapids while white water rafting, feeling the rush of nature's power. " "Glide through the skies like a bird with a paraglider over Lake Annecy in France, where beauty meets exhilaration in perfect harmony. " "Feel your heart race as you witness ski jumpers defy gravity against a backdrop of endless blue skies and towering ski jumps in Oslo, Norway. " "Conquer new heights and push your limits alongside mountaineers and climbers amidst the majestic Mont Blanc range in the French Alps. " "Ascend to new heights on cable cars approaching Aiguille du Midi summit, where breathtaking vistas await those who dare to reach for the sky. " "Harness the power of wind and waves as you ride along Santa Maria's shores on Cape Verde Islands, kite surfing like never before. " "Ski effortlessly across Argentiere Glacier in Chamonix, France, immersing yourself in an icy wonderland that only true adventurers can experience. " "Inspired by challenge? Let these mountaineers and climbers ignite your passion for conquering mountains both metaphorical and literal. " "With every leap from a plane illustrated here, remember that life is about taking risks. So spread your wings - Up Up And Away.