Obscure sports: Eton Fives

Eton Fives is a handball game developed in the late 19th century at Eton College. It is an uncommon sport, with a large number of unique rules, as unique stands the shape of the court: it consists of three walls, with the left hand wall interrupted by a buttress approximately halfway up the court, resembling one of the bays at College Chapel where the game was invented.

Monster Children photo comp returns for 2017

Monster Children Magazine has launched its seventh annual Photo Competition, and professional and amateur photographers are invited to submit entries online until November 5th to win a share of the massive $30,000 (AUD) prize pool.

The ride of a thousand passes

All pictures © Jered & Ashley Gruber. Phil Deeker, founder of the Cent Cols Challenge (CCC), rode 1,000 mountain passes – or cols – in just 100 days of riding. Not a bad way to celebrate his 60th birthday!

Mountain lover: the photographer Paolo Sartori

Before meeting Paolo Sartori in person, I already had the chance to admire his photographic work. From his images, I immediately understood Paolo is a very committed person, with a strong passion for nature, and extremely good skills not just as a photographer,

A fish market in Borneo

In Borneo, Malaysia, fishermen sell their daily catch at Kota Kinabalu market. On the promenade, tourists pose in front of the sunset and local boys enjoy the evening breeze smoking sigarettes and drinking liquors.

An Icelandic journey into No Man’s Land

We live in a fast paced society, where the action of walking slows us down. Nature never hurries.
Film maker Davide Calafà, along with two friends, undertook a six days hike into the wild, carrying only what was strictly necessary to explore and document the incredible landscapes of Icelandic inland.

Bali: an extraordinary experience

And the answer might be: to travel, to fly away. You sure? You can cross the vast oceans on a jet plane, but your soul illness will still be on your side, aisle seated. During the flight it won’t bother you too much, and you can cheerfully watch a disaster movie, where all the crash scenes have been cut out.

Nitro Snowboards team in Patagonia

Chasing the endless winter, last August the Nitro Snowboards team headed to Argentinian mountains of Patagonia, near Bariloche, filming footage for Boom! video. Enjoy the action of Markus Keller, Nils Arvidsson and the rest of the team; all pictures by Markus Rohrbacher.

Cruising the Amazon on a skateboard

The sun sets along the Amazon river as Barney Page, Mason Silva, Korahn Gayle, Clint Walker, filmmaker Marcos De Souza and photographer Sam McGuire kickback in their freshly-hung hammocks watching Manaus fade into the horizon.

Click On The Mountain 2017

Click on the Mountain is an international media event that takes place in the beautiful Courmayeur, home of the majestic Mont Blanc. Divided in teams, riders, filmers and photographers battle each other by shooting all around the freeride area of Courmayeur and Mont Blanc, surrounded by a faboulous, unique background.