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Extreme sports
Date Issued: 2000-05-02
Postage Value: 33 cents

Commemorative issue
Celebrate the Century - 1990s
Extreme sports

“Extreme sports” is a term used to describe counter-cultural activities that may involve speed, heights, highly specialized gear, spectacular stunts, and/or a high level of physical activity. They all are considered to have a high level of danger and they tend to be more individual rather than team sports. Among the sports that fall under the category are bungee jumping, hang gliding, storm chasing, mountaineering, mountain biking, snowboarding, water skiing, show skiing, rock climbing, surfing, scuba diving, skydiving, and skateboarding.
 

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