Where can I do extreme sports in London?



Wondering where to find adrenalin-fuelled fun in the capital? Well, finding action-packed activities in and around London can be harder than you think.

That’s why we’ve created this infographic showing the best extreme sports London has to offer, and where to find them. Whether you want to set your heart racing with Hydrospeeding or capture the clash of the Thames in a high speed boat chase, we’ve got something for everyone.

How does it work? 

Just take a look through our map to find the best and most exciting extreme sports in London. The infographic covers why each activity is a must for your bucket list, plus handy info on how to get there. All you need to do is pick a pastime, head to the location on the map, and get ready for an exhilarating day out.

A few of our favourites include:

  • Ice climbing in Covent Garden
  • Bungee jumping at the O2
  • White water rafting at Waltham Cross
  • Using the Velodrome to BMX at the Olympic Park

To see all of the top extreme sports spots, check out the infographic.

Extreme Sports in London

And if you’re a bit of a thrill-seeker who loves adrenalin-fuelled fun, don’t forget to film your next adventure with a GoPro. With the HERO4’s sharper detail, resolution and 30 frames per second clarity, it seems a shame to waste the tiny camcorder’s capabilities on everyday activities (there’s only so much skating, cycling and running you can do…).

And before you hurry off to your next extreme sport, don’t forget to check out our tips on how to shoot an epic GoPro video. It covers the four essential settings to use (looping, time lapse, burst photos and superview) so that you don’t miss a minute of the action.

Or if you’re yet to invest and are unsure about which GoPro is right for you, why not check out the fantastic range of GoPro action cams, including the HERO4, now available at Currys?