Tales of Superhuman Abilities


Whether it’s a big peak, a gnarly single track, open water, or nasty weather – we all like to push our limits and see what we’re made of. And while our favorite magazines are jam-packed with stories of strength, speed, endurance and relentless, we thought it would be cool to dig a little deeper and look for some truly extreme examples of super human ability. So once again, we sent our crack research team on a mission to find some examples of remarkable people whose abilities are without peer… in the two-legged, five fingered world at least. Here’s what they found:

Superhuman abilities from outdoor enthusiasts

Jim Darroch

Jim's love for the outdoors began with family camping trips in "Brady Bunch" style canvas tents and progressed to backpacking adventures with the Boy Scouts. In 2007, he fulfilled his teenage dream by joining Eastern Mountain Sports as Brand Communications Manager. When he's not in the office, you'll find Jim kayaking, hiking, and mountain biking around the Monadnock Region and throughout New England with his wife Brenda and his dog Brewski.