The 80s Birth of Extreme Volume 1

The 80s Birth of Extreme Volume 1

'Bad hair, bad lycra; what more could you want?' Vol.1 of a two volume collection of classic 1980s films from Alun Hughes. Contains Total Control with Jimmy Jewell, Waterfall Kayak with Shaun Baker, The Fourteen Peaks with Colin Donnelly and Swallow F

Description

'Bad hair, bad lycra; what more could you want?'

Vol.1 of a two volume collection of classic 1980's films from Alun Hughes. 

Total Control with Jimmy Jewell (35mins)
Extreme solo climbing in North Wales. 'It's nice to see someone 200 feet up in the air without a rope; it's a liberating thing.' – Stevie Haston

Waterfall Kayak with Shaun Baker (12mins)
Winner of several international film festival awards, this is the original extreme kayak film. 'This film makes climbers look like wimps!' – Jerry Moffatt

The Fourteen Peaks with Colin Donnelly (12mins)
After 20 years, Colin Donnelly's record still stands. The epic run over the 3000ft peaks of Snowdonia.

Swallow Falls (5mins)
The first descent of Swallow Falls by Canadian canoe, with Phil Blaine and Dave Crook.

NOTE: some films in Welsh with no English subtitles.

Volume 2 available here

About the Film

Release Date
2007
Duration
1:08
Genres
Climbing, Kayaking & Canoeing and Running
Featuring
Jimmy Jewell, Stevie Haston, Shaun Barker, Colin Donnelly, Phil Blaine and Dave Crook
Director
Alun Hughes
Producers
Alun Hughes
Download Filesize
SD (4:3)
The 80s Birth of Extreme Volume 1

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