I do really admire these pals. I mean Artyom and Katerina (see the above pic), the co-founders of the Adv.Yktv.ru Siberian adventure blog, and guys of the Yakutsk off-roading club «Mammoth» (http://off-road.ykt.ru/) with its chief Dima Khvatov. If to alter the text of the World Cup Coca-Cola commercial song, they might be always singing, «Give us a reason to off-road higher!» Right. They are easy-going. They are always striving for impassible terrains to go through. Yakutsk off-roading fans are really lucky. They don’t need to ride on their…

Location: Yakutsk, Siberia/Russia. Dates: Jun. 11-13, 2010. Off-roading contests: sprint, GPS-orienteering, trophy. Participants competed on 4x4s, ATVs, motorcycles, bicycles, trekkers. More texts are coming. Meanwhile, see 64 photos of the real Siberian challenge.

It takes a set of brass balls to drive over this thing. 570 meter (1870 feet) long Vitim River bridge. The bridge is 15 meters above the water and has no railings. Located in Yakutia. By now the video from passing through the bridge on the Vitim River has got over a million hits on the Internet. The video became as the Internet meme.