Discover the world of extreme skiing with John and Dan Egan, brothers who have brought their close relationship to the slopes.
Join karate master Matsui Shokei as he delves into the world of grace, strength, and discipline that permeates martial arts. Champions Francisco Alves Figlio and Nicholas Pettas expand on the ideas that make karate such a pervasive world sport.
Resident extremist Laird Hamilton quenches his need for speed as he explores the world of drag racing. N.H.R.A. World Record holder Kenny Bernstein shares tips and experiences relating to the high speed/ high danger lifestyle. Frank Hawley, who owns a drag racing school, offers two days of intensive lessons before students can even hit the track. Chief mechanic Derek Martin keeps these intricate, power intense vehicles in top working order every day.
Finally, high impact crash specialist Pascal Hardy gives advice on how to avoid and survive intense wipeouts.
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. From white water rafting to mountain climbing and hang gliding, each new adventure brings a better understanding of human limitations, or the lack thereof.