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Divers Discover Russia’s Deepest Underwater Cave

A team from the 220BAR diving club in Perm reached the bottom of Russia’s deepest underwater cave

Russian Divers Set a World Record in Ice Diving

Researchers from the Russian Geographical Society have set a world record for ice diving

‘Russian Spiderman’ Climbs Moscow City Skyscraper

Sergei Devlyashov, nicknamed Russian Spiderman, climbed on skyscraper of the Moscow City complex without safety

High-Paying ‘Extreme Tourist’ Job Available in Russia

The Russian financial service Sravni.ru is currently looking for an insured event tester for its experimental analytics department

Female Bikers of Moscow

Girls on bikes who don’t have anything to prove

Russia's Khakassia Unveils Airboat For Extreme Tourism

Unlike other watercraft, this boat is easier to control, has a high load capacity and better maneuverability

Russian Spaceship to Take Tourists into Space

A ticket for a trip on the first Russian reusable suborbital vehicle for tourists will cost approximately $200,000-250,000, RIA Novosti reported yesterday

‘We Mustn’t Let Fear of Sharks Turn Into Paranoia’

The three-time Russian champion Yevgeny Isakov on surfing, its risks and the continued growth of surfing in Russia

Motoxicosis

How Russians store their “iron horses” during the off season

Three Russians and a Pole Go on Round-the-World Helicopter Trip

Travellers will need to overcome about 40,000 kilometres spending month and a half in the sky

Russian Cyclist Plans to Reach Eurasian Pole of Inaccessibility

A traveler from Russia’s Krasnoyarsk region Vladimir Chernikov intends to conquer Eurasian pole of inaccessibility, located in China

Two Men Complete Bike Ride from Moscow to Yakutia

The two travelers, Nikolai Pavlov and Alexander Vigandt, rode their bicycles all the way from Moscow to Yakutia in the Sakha Republic

The Height of Selfie-Indulgence

A girl from Moscow has achieved world fame through her selfies taken at astonishing heights

World’s First Wheelchair for Divers Built in Russia

Wheelchair-bound traveller Igor Skikevich is going to test the world’s first wheelchair for diving in the Russian city of Novorossiysk

How Skiers Built Their Own Village in Baikal Region

Mamai, a unique place with natural, un-groomed terrain, became a real catch for freeriders

Russia and China to Create World’s First Tourist Submarine

The Chinese Tianjin Ostar Underwater Vehicles Co, in association with Russian scientists, is planning to create the world’s first submarine for public transport

Extreme Urban Sports: Climbing to the Top of Moscow’s Tallest Buildings

Moscow's “old school” roofers who have been conquering the skyscrapers of the Russian capital for over a decade talk about the past, present and future of roof exploration

Russian Travellers Go from Moscow to Bangkok by Train and Bus

Elena Gitt and Pavel Kotikov, two travellers from the Moscow suburb of Khimki, covered the distance from the Russian capital to its Thai counterpart in 55 days

The Colder, the Better

Some unusual pastimes in Northern Russia

Russian Balloonists Break World Record

Russian balloonists Fedor Konyukhov and Ivan Menyailo broke the world record for the longest nonstop flight in a hot air balloon

Ten Days of Silence: Russian Spiritual Retreat

Vipassana, a meditative practice that is becoming increasingly popular in Russia, forces its participants to take a vow of silence for ten days

Russian Drivers Travel All the Way from Moscow to Bali in Soviet Volgas

Members of the Russian Sunrise expedition, who left Moscow driving two Soviet Volga cars, reached the final destination of their route – the Indonesian island of Bali