Paddling atop a 60-foot waterfall â€” while inside nothing more than a glorified milk jug â€” Chris Korbulic’s mind calmly analyzes the speed, trajectory and technique that make kayaking over mega-waterfalls more about precision than insanity.
Korbulic envisions launching his kayak over the waterfall lip, then bear-hugging his 9-foot plastic boat as he plunges vertically at more than 45 mph.
Together they either will slip cleanly into the pool below like an Olympic diver, or they will fall flat and turn his pelvis into pick-up sticks… DetailsÂ
Motors will be roaring and Santa Rosa Sound will be packed with personal watercraft and riders for the 2009 Jet SkiÂ â€œX2travaganzaâ€Â April 24-26 at Navarre Beach.
The second annual extravaganza will take place just offshore from Juanaâ€™s Pagodas.Â â€œLast year we had the event on Pensacola Beach and had about… Details
Two popular drivers in the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series — Tony Schumacher and Ashley Force Hood — are each riding a wave of confidence into this weekend’s SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals (April 2-5) at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Both were able to reach the winners’ circle at Houston Raceway Park last weekend and in the process, put to rest nagging questions that were revolving around their 2009 campaigns… Details
The most comprehensive print coverage of the year in surfing, ever put together, will start shipping at the end of April 2009 to distributors and purchasers worldwide. The Surfing Year Book provides the complete package of news, features, results, opinions and photography, offering an insiderâ€™s view of everything that matters in each of the worldâ€™s surfing regions
The Surfing YearbookÂ enables you to keep and treasure the full year in surfing in this handsomely bound hard cover gold-leaf lettered 240-page illustrated coffee table book and reference work, that documents …Â … Details