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Nov 12, 2017

Russian base jumper dies in Nepal's Everest region accident

A Russian extreme sportsman famed for his record-breaking free-falling stunts has died in a base jumping accident in the Himalayas, expedition organizers in Nepal said Sunday. Valery Rozov, 52, an acclaimed daredevil, was pursuing a "seven summits" quest — base jumping from the highest mountains ...

Amami Oshima resort offers unique barrier-free experience

Jun 8, 2016

Amami Oshima resort offers unique barrier-free experience

by Supriya Singh

A marine sports facility built exclusively to cater to people with disabilities is making waves as a place where wheelchair users can have the "zero gravity" experience of floating freely in the sea. The all-inclusive, barrier-free facility located near a tranquil beach with crystalline coral ...