Zambia Sports & Outdoors

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  • Luanshya Pirates - 1973/74 Zambian Softball Champs
    Luanshya Pirates - 1973/74 Zambian...
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  • Luanshya Pirates - 1973/74 Zambian Softball Champs
    Luanshya Pirates - 1973/74 Zambian...
    by Bwana_Brown

Zambia Sports & Outdoors

  • Canoeing trip on Zambesi

    If you are not afraid of hippoes you should do a day trip canoeing on the Zambesi. The senery is beautiful and you will be able to see quite some wildlife. You will be able to book those trips in all the big hotels. Bring lots of sun screen.

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  • NOT FOR THE WEAK

    Rafting in the Zambezi river is beutiful but treaturously dangerous. This is how it works: You walk down a steep path to the bottom of a rivervalley. There guys fill the rubber boat, ie, the raft and you jump in it. You get some instructions how to do things and then you go down the river, rapids are the places in the river where the current is...

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  • Zambian Softball Champions

    In the Copperbelt area of Zambia, softball was a big sport in the early 1970s. Teams competed from the various mining towns (Kitwe, Ndola, Chingola, Mufilira, Chililibomwe, Chibuluma and, of course, Luanshya with even a distant team from Lusaka taking a stab at it!). The sport was played over the Oct-Feb period with once per week matches being...

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  • Rafting at the Zambezi

    A great experience you should really try when you are close to the Vic Falls, is to go rafting at the Zambezi River. This area is one of the best places in the world to raft, so it is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to try it here. You will be picked up by a little bus and brought to the river banks. After a long and exciting climb down the...

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  • Swimming in Lusaka

    Not much of a beach in Lusaka, and had there been one, bilharzia would have reigned supreme.Better hit a swimming pool. The Taj Pamodzi Hotel has a good one open for non-guest visitors for a USD 5 fee. Ask in the reception. There are gym, massage, sauna and other services, too, linked to the pool complex.Not exactly Olympic size pool, but ok for a...

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  • Bungi Jumping

    You can bungi jump from the Victoria Falls bridge on the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe.It is the highest commercial bridge jump in the world, the fall being something in the order of 111 m. Your nerve, spare set underwear.

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  • Bungee Jump at Victoria Falls Bridge

    Although you typically book your adventure in Zimbabwe, you will be jumping off a bridge that lies in Zambia. The company that runs the jumps is very professional and safety is closely monitored. The view from the jump is spectacular and a video (very nicely made from different angles) and a floppy disk with several photos are available for...

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  • Sobek

    White water rafter's heaven. Rushing down one of Africa's greatest river on nothing but a rubber boat is the experience of a life time. Not for the faint hearted or those scared of water. Be prepared for a long walk up a steep gorge at the end. All equipment is provided. Comfortable clothes...shorts and t-shirt. Shoes that are easy to swim and...

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  • 5, 4, 3, 2, 1.......bungi!!!!!!!!!!!

    Bungi jump of the rail bridge at Victoria falls is a must do if you go to Zambia. The ultimate thrill. The video is good value for money but be there when they edit it so you can choose the soundtrack. Don't bother buying the photos, just get friends or family to take loads. All equipment is provided for you but I recommend sensible shoes coz you...

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