Author: Ollie Rooke

Legendary Red Bull athlete Danny MacAskill rides down near-vertical mountain in Scotland

If you’re not familiar with the name Danny MacAskill, prepare to have your mind blown. And, if you are aware of the Scottish trials cyclist, famous for his gravity-defying exploits on a bicycle, then you’re in luck, as he’s just released another stunning video.

The footage shows Danny cycling down the sheer face of the Dubh Slabs on the Isle of Skye in Scotland, an awe-inspiring feat. With a skilled drone operator capturing his every movement, he cycles along steep ridges, with vertigo-inspiring drop offs to one side, before sliding his way down sheer rock faces that most hill-walkers would only dare attempt with a rope and harness.

Watch Danny in action below and dig out your bike helmet, as you’re going to want to go riding after watching this…



The latest volume of Wired For Adventure magazine is available now (order here). Inside, you’ll explore destinations unknown, enjoy awesome photography, and read stories from the world’s most inspirational adventurers.