Action Man's complete guide to extreme sports. Action Man is the world's greatest action hero. He races in the most extreme sports the world has ever seen. He trains hard and plays to win. But far more important to him is the thrill of taking part: the mind-blowing speed, the heart-stopping risks, the cool tricks. Even after the race, the danger doesn't stop. Because wherever Action Man goes, a sinister figure follows, creating all kinds of havoc. This menacing villain is Dr. X, and only Action Man can stop him... Join the ride! Packed with jaw-dropping sports action, tons of amazing real-life facts, and six brand-new Action Man adventures, discover the latest extreme sports, including snowboarding, sky surfing, and inline skating. See the coolest sports stunts and tricks, extreme locations around the world, and amazing animals while learning about jungles, deserts, and icy wastelands, or volcanoes and underwater worlds, and even mysterious temples and ancient tombs.Beecroft, Simon is the author of 'Action Man Extreme Sports', published 2001 under ISBN 9780789479075 and ISBN 0789479079.