Alternative sports

Cheese rolling: Extreme sport or Britain's oddest festival?

Cheese rolling: Extreme sport or Britain's oddest festival?

Thrill-seekers hurtle downhill and break bones as they chase after a cheese wheel. See their various stages of pain here
World's most extreme sport? The modern renaissance of jousting

World's most extreme sport? The modern renaissance of jousting

Six places to watch competitive jousting around the world in 2013
Let’s go Zorbing in Singapore!

Let’s go Zorbing in Singapore!

Didn't do much with your weekend? Next time try what CNNGo reader Shirley Ngo did, and climb into a giant plastic ball to roll about in a field
Kicking it Mumbai: Alternative martial arts scene

Kicking it Mumbai: Alternative martial arts scene

This video feature introduces three of the newer martial arts in Mumbai: Tae Kwon Do, Mixed Martial Arts and Capoeira, and the cultures among their happy practitioners
Fixed gear bicycling-- no brakes, no stopping, no fear

Fixed gear bicycling-- no brakes, no stopping, no fear

The riders from Crank Gear Steady don't care what you do as long as you roll with the action
Bangkok parkour: See how they run, leap and fly

Bangkok parkour: See how they run, leap and fly

Free runners are famous for their wild jumps off buildings. But there's more to this discipline than action film moves
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Destination Berlin

It's crowded and outdated, but Berlin's hexagon-shaped Tegel air hub has won a place in the city's heart