All posts by Alan Perlman

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NR002: Joe Mauko, 70 Lbs Overweight to Ultrarunner

Welcome to the Nerve Rush podcast, episode 2. In this episode, we chat with Joe Mauko. Joe reached out to me a few months ago, and he wrote: Alan, I am doing four […]

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Rush Sturges Kayaks Over 70 Ft. Outlet Falls

Check out this actually insane GoPro footage of Rush Sturges taking an icy drop down the 70 ft. Outlet Falls in Washington.

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Kelly Slater’s Ridiculous 720

Age simply doesn’t seem to impact Kelly Slater’s surfing capabilities at all. Last month, the 42 year old surfing legend was in Portugal, where he hit the waves during some […]

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Meet Motorsport Legend, Ricky Johnson [Infographic]

Red Bull Frozen Rush, the world’s only off-road truck race on snow, is returning to the slopes of Sunday River Resort, Maine, January 9, 2015. In the race, 900-horsepower Pro4 […]

NR001: Joel Runyon, Ultramarathons and the 777 Project

Welcome to Nerve Rush FM, episode 1. In this inaugural episode, we chat with Joel Runyon, an ultramarathon athlete, online entrepreneur, philanthropist, and close friend! Joel and I go way […]

Google VP Secretly Shatters High-Altitude Skydive Record

On October 14th, 2012, after 7 years of planning and a 2 1/2 hour ascent, Felix Baumgartner jumped from 128,100 feet above Earth’s surface, breaking 3 world skydiving records in just […]

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Community Rowing in Boston [Aerial Videography]

Fellow Nerve Rush adventurer Eugene Muzykin takes to the skies with his DJI Phantom 2 quadcopter in a fun video for Community Rowing in Boston, MA. Community Rowing was able […]

Meet the Hendo Hoverboard. Whoa Momma.

In one of Silicon Valley’s most remarkable (and eagerly anticipated) feats of innovation, a small but passionate team has resolved the issues surrounding hover technology by using magnetic field architecture […]

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Danny MacAskill Tackles The Ridge

At the time of this post, Danny MacAskill’s latest cinematographic masterpiece, The Ridge, has chalked up more than 11 million YouTube views. No big deal, considering he posted the video LESS […]

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How to Win a Warrior Dash Obstacle Race

This guest post comes from Jason Fitzgerald over at Strength Running. Jason wrote our original obstacle race training guide. Take it away, Jason! When I beat nearly 17,000 other people […]