Sports + Adventure

Matador brings you adventure sports and the athletes that inspire us, whether it’s an extreme sports pro, or someone just getting started kayaking, surfing, or on the road, learning how people play in other countries.

We follow events that bring the entire world together like almost nothing else can, such as the World Cup, as well as tightly-knit local events such as the Green Race that exemplify how entire communities can develop around a certain place and sport.

Matador has members who run surf camps and others who teach people how to paddle. We have climbers, mountaineers, long distance cyclists, and soccer players. No matter where and how people play, we’re always looking to try it out and share it.

Sports + Adventure Articles

6 extreme winter adventures you’ll only find in Idaho

by Brett Wilson

20 images of Idaho that’ll make you glad it’s winter

by Ray J. Gadd

14 things that will inevitably happen if you date a woman who travels

by Kimberley Chan

Watch this dude shred the NYC blizzard right through Times Square

by Colin Heinrich

8 myths about Nepal that travelers get wrong

by Elen Turner

14 facts that make Snowmass the perfect ski mountain

by Steve Alldredge

9 things I wish someone told me before I hiked the Inca Trail

by Lauren Williams

13 emotional stages you pass through when hiking the Inca Trail

by Lauren Williams

6 reasons your next dive trip needs to be to the Cayman Islands

by Doree Simon

Winter weather + hot springs = a perfect day in Idaho

by Hot Springs Guy

14 legit peaks pretty much anyone can climb

by Katie Scott Aiton

5 hard truths you learn about yourself when sailing

by Hillary Federico

9 of the best travel Snapchatters to stoke your wanderlust

by Cailin O' Neil

16 winter experiences you need to have in the Canadian Rockies before you die

by Matt Mosteller

Instead of strip clubs, for my bachelor party we explored the Sierra backcountry

by Sean Michael Williams

Meet the first American Olympian to compete in a hijab

by Amanda Machado

16 kick-ass things to do besides skiing in wintry Colorado

by Brian Lewis

Watch this soaring paraglider silhouetted against the Northern Lights

by Carlo Alcos
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