Extreme Dreams




Blind extreme sports fan reaches latest mileston 
A Blairgowrie-based  extreme sports enthusiast  has become the first  registered blind paddler  to complete the Argyll Sea  Kayak Trail on a stand-up  paddle-board. 
Dean Dunbar completed the  150km trail, which spans the  coastline of Argyll and Bute,  with two fellow adventurers last  month.  And as well as Dean being the  first registered blind paddler  to complete the trail, group  members are also believed to...Read more here...

The Extreme Dreams website was launched in 2002, (4 years before the BBC's TV series of the same name), and is based around the adventures of registered blind extreme sports enthusiast, adventurer, and public speaker, Dean "Deano" Dunbar.
The adventures and extreme sports featured on the left hand side are not a random list, but have all been done by Dean, (The Blind Man), and some have included world firsts.
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Extreme Dreams is continually growing as we try more extreme sports and take up new challenges.

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  • July and August will see Dean, and his fellow paddlers taking on 2 more BIG SUP challenges.  Watch this space.

  • June 26th - Check out Dean's latest Stand Up Paddle-board adventures on the SUP Blog.  

  • May 12th-15th - Dean, Ian Cormack, and Allistair Swinsco became the first people to stand up paddleboard the full 150km of the Argyll Sea Kayak Trail.  CLICK HERE

  • April 6th - Read the SUPMag article on Dean's Loch Awe adventure on hte Media Page.

  • March 11th-13th - Our first "SUP it and See" film was shown at this years' Sheffield Adventure Film Festival.

  • January 23rd - Dean spoke at the Adventure Travel Show in London.

  • January 21st - Dean spoke at the Buxton Adventure Festival.

  • 2015 was another awesome year for Dean, with his first go at Flyboardyboarding, his third Lamlash Splash, and several talks including at the Fort William Mountain Festival and the Dundee Mountain Film Festival.  SUP also played a huge role in 2015 – see “Deano’s World Firsts” on the left.  2016 is hoping to be an even bigger year!!

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