For some outdoor adventurers, nothing beats a thrilling, death-defying interaction with nature. This week, we'll show you extreme feats from the outdoor sporting world — at least the ones that were captured on film.
Kayaking the White Nile
While you may be more at ease navigating the Class I or Class II rapids on your local river, Uganda's White Nile attracts insane river rats from around the world who boldly ride out its Class V surges. Outside magazine calls one section near Lake Victoria " the best whitewater in the world ."
Let the fearlessness and acrobatic manuevers of the kayaker in the video below inspire you to explore your own waterway with a little more gusto.
Read more: There's more than one way to ride a river. Meet Elijah Mack, a river surfer .