Don't miss a new episode of NBC's World of Adventure Sports on Sunday, November 8th at 1:00 p.m. ET/ 10:00 a.m. PT!
Hosted by Pat Parnell of NBC Sports, this episode features an impressive collection of action and adventure sports events including:
•Teton Gravity Research – Alagna, Italy: This year the TGR crew traveled to Alagna, Italy for the filming of TGR's new film Re:Session. Skiers Dana Flahr, Dash Longe, and Callum Pettit got the opportunity to explore the humble mountain village in the heart of Italian Alps. The small village has preserved the old ski mountain culture and way of life. The local hospitality was incredible and the terrain was unbelievable. The boys rolled into some of the deepest conditions Alagna has seen in over 10 years.
• Red Bull Surfing – Mentawi Islands: In a world first for surfing, a group of pro surfing’s star names and hottest new talent were brought together for this ground-breaking event. This was the first time World Champions, explosive young talent and current World Title contenders shared cabin space aboard the surf charter ‘Indies Trader IV’ with a group of specialized performance coaches. Athletes include Jordy Smith, Mick Fanning, Julian Wilson and other top surf talent.
• Dean Potter: First "FreeBASE" ascent: One of the most revered climbers in the world, Dean Potter attempts the first ascent without ropes on one of the most difficult faces of the Eiger. With only a small parachute marking the difference between success and a near certain death Potter once again pushes the limits of climbing on one of the world’s most challenging peaks.
•The Canadian Freestyle Ski Team Preps for Vancouver 2010: WOAS gets up close and personal with the Canadian Freestyle Ski Team at their practice facility in Quebec City as they prepare for the 2010 Winter Olympics.
•Columbia Sportswear Pioneers: Extreme Unicyclist: Dan Heaton isn't a regular in the sports section. But he doesn't mind. His passion for off-road unicycling keeps him pedaling. And falling. And getting up. And pedaling some more.
**Here is the Trailer for NBC World of Adventure Sports.**