It is brave of the brave. They lie over the abyss on a wire, jump through fire and swim with lava.
A small selection of photos from the extreme athletes.
On the verge. 27-year-old police officer from Rio de Janeiro maintains shape difficult way.
Perhaps there is not a large ekstremaly riders and horses involuntarily. Every year in January in the Spanish village of San Bartolomé de Pinares, located 100 km from Madrid, is a traditional celebration in honor of St. Anthony - the patron saint of animals. The night before the Day of St. Anthony, which falls on 17 January, there is the most colorful part of the celebration - the riders gallop on horseback through the flaming bonfires to purge the animals. (Photo by David Rocaberti):
A walk over two balloons in the south of France. (Photo Chauffour Pierre Productions):
Extreme surfing by professional athletes Alison Teal. Near the lava flowing into the ocean. Kilauea (translated from Hawaiian - "belching") - the most active volcano of the island of Hawaii, which is continuously erupting since 1983. (Photo by Perrin James):
Another adrenaline junkie. Climbing in a crevice in Utah. (Photo by Max Seigal):
Climber climbs on Spada Nella Roccia in the Italian Dolomites. In 80 years, this route is considered one of the most difficult routes in the world. (Photo by James Rushforth):
Extreme camp and camp on the mountain in Yosemite National Park. (Photo by Alexandre Eggermont):
A series of frames showing overcome complex waterfall. (Photo by Jasper Gibson):
The jump in the water at the beach Navajo in the north-west of the island of Zakynthos (Ionian Islands, Greece). (Photo by Brian Mosbaugh):
Hanle Waterfall, British Columbia, Canada.
Slacklining - walking upon a special sling stretched between two fixed objects. German Lucas Irmler, professional sleklayner, traveling the globe and performs stunts since 2006. He - the author of two records in the Guinness Book.
Irmler recently made another incredible stunts - pulled three massive straps over the waterfall and adjacent peaks in British Columbia, and lay down on the rope stretched to 40 cm below the top of the waterfall.
Extreme and unflappable photographer Airport Gustav III in St Barts. (Photo: Sébastien Politano):
Marum crater Ambrym volcano in the province of Malampa Vanuatu on the same island. There are lava lakes, over which can be extremely hang. (Photo by Chris Horsley):