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Follow Mike Stewart as his adventures in surfing take him from Maui to Alaska. The journey includes the expert stretch of water known as The Wedge in California. Meet extreme paragliders in Idaho who are taking the sport to new heights. Dave Bridges, Chris Santacroce, Bethany Lemanski, and Monte Bell describe the innovations and techniques these new air artists are bringing to the table. Join resident extremist Laird Hamilton as he tries his hand at the Catalina Classic, a paddleboard competition that pits man versus nature. Finally, discover shovel racing. Rick Schrandt and Kyle Eby talk about this unique winter sport. This video includes footage of extreme sports and interviews with the experts who live with their passions day in, day out.Follow The Extremists as they travel the world, searching for the rush of adrenaline that comes from mastering the natural world.
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Title from title screen (viewed on Aug. 18, 2010).
Originally produced in 2009.
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