Fail: A bunch of other stuff in the world I feel like Brexit kicked off a slew of depressing political developments around the world. We've got basketball, soccer, football, hockey, golf, boogie boarding, weightlifting, diving and track and field all represented. And it was even more beautiful in real life!. But ugh what is with the cliqueness at the conference? Fail: Not seeing more of Norway The only new place I visited in Norway this year was Lofoten! Click through gallery above to see our list of awesomely bad sports gaffes. Even though I was not that active in the 2nd half of the year, there is a lot of unreleased footage and teasers.
Fail: My inbox This made the fail list last year, and it did again in 2017. Enjoy my very personal Airsoft YouTube Rewind 2018! A compilation of my best and most epic fails of parkour and freerunning vs a clip of me landing the trick. I mean, it also felt scary and stressful, but for the most part the transition was surprisingly easy. Plus, the whole thing just makes me sad for Europe! And post it for all the world to see? Fail: My most useful post about Norway got a lot of hate Okay, this one is more of an lol than a fail. For every amazing goal, dunk or home run, there's a shot to the nuts, botched play or a moment of ineptitude.
Win: Living in a winter wonderland Seriously, is the most magical thing I know. Win: Living down the street from a ski resort I was so spoiled with all the skiing last winter! Submit your best videos to our Email! Win: Moving — again, and again! Fail: Finally getting to see Trollstigen… and it was covered in fog Win: The Chocolate Festival in Tübingen So much chocolate, so much yum! I never made it there but that fog would be just my luck too! In fact it was so nice, that I already have another trip there planned for 2018! I was oddly apprehensive about this trip, I think because I had some rough times while living in Japan, but it was so, so nice to be back. Like, I cannot remember the last time I studied Norwegian. Want to be featured in the next MotoTube video? And while I did work incredibly hard to get to this point, and I continue to work a lot harder than I would probably have to at a lot of other jobs, I also realize that a great deal of luck went into getting me here. Bringing awesome cinematic airsoft videos to the community! I used all my insider secrets from my year working at a Norwegian supermarket, and I linked to all the foods mentioned so people would know exactly what to buy. Win: Voting for the first time in Norway Even though I do have Norwegian citizenship, I usually feel like a bit of a pretend Norwegian.
Fail: Getting really sick on Lofoten I love looking back at my photos of Lofoten, but they also remind me how sick I was while there. Win: I loved Mallorca Weirdly, while I had expected to like Malta more than I did, I a month later with very low expectations and I ended up loving it! It was brilliant and definitely a help, and I appreciate it so much. Let me know if you swing by Bodø again, so I can show you around. Fail: A few weeks ago I was interviewed by Visit Norway and had to switch into English after just a few minutes. Win: I saw my parents seven times in seven different countries For someone who usually gets to see her parents once a year maybe, 2016 was such a treat. The Comoros looks amaziiiing, omg. In the comments, share your own picks with us — what are some of the funniest sports fails not included here? Fail: Trimming my own hair But Dan refuses to cut it for me, so what can I do? Is 8 pm too late to hitchhike? You had a great year and I am sure 2017 will be even better! This classic gaffe by the University of Connecticut's Roscoe Smith came during a matchup of top teams in 2011.
A friend of ours even started talking about how sweet the letter was one night when we were all out and I had to be like… you know that letter was for my outhouse, right? I guess some people just refuse to believe Norway could be so budget friendly, insisting instead that I was clearly lying about the cost of the food mentioned. Win: Finally seeing more of Africa One of my resolutions for 2017 was to explore more of Africa, and I ended up going to five new countries on the continent! Plus London at Christmas really is just so magical. Sit back and enjoy a veritable fail army: kids fails, animal fails, girl fails, trampoline fails, car fails, on the job fails, old people fails, school fails, water fails, prank fails and pranks gone wrong, funy vids and more! So before winter set in again Dan and I sold our little red car. So… never mind that proud of myself thing. To license any of the videos shown on FailArmy, visit Jukin Media at Original Links: Parkour Guy Does Triple Kong Parkour Kid Slams Knees on Wall Girl Skimboards at the Lake Skim Boarder Trips and Faceplants Guy Goes Hard Riding Unicycle - Unicycle Gap Jump Fail Guy Flips over Gaps Guy Faceplants after Front Flip Man Jumps over Speeding Car - Guy Attempts to Leap over a Moving Car Guy Jumps on Top of Girl Under Boxes Woman Attempts Box Jump in Gym Longboarder Almost Gets Hit by Bus Guy on Longboard Falls and Loses Both Shoes Kid Does a Quad Flip at the Skatepark Skateboarder Attempts No Look Kickflip Trick Biker Hops Over Fountain Bicyclist Falls into the Pool Rope Swing into Inflatable Pool Timid Girl Stalls Riding Rope Swing and then Immediately Fails Rope Swing Catches and Breaks Foot Tandem Surfing Fail Amazing Freerunner Flies through Parkour Tricks Gymnastics Hurdle Double Fail Skier Glides Across Water then Does Front Flip Skiing Pond Skim Fail Skateboarder Hops Over Skateboard Tower Skater Crashes into Pile of Boards Awesome Scooter Flip Trick Scooter Double Backflip Lands on Neck Longboarder Falls while Weaving In and Out Baller Shows off Amazing Dunks Guy Smashes Crotch in Friend's Face Guy Performs Awesome Soccer Combo Football Practice Freestyling Fail.
But make sure you're in a safe place, since you'll surely be laughing out loud. And Dan has said that a few people even seem to doubt that I do make any money these days, suggesting that he must be supporting me financially. But the views were worth the pain! I just feel so weird trying to sell myself and my blog and like, would rather just hang out and talk about my favorite types of cheese. Win: Making it up that volcano There was a good while that I thought the Nyiragongo hike was going to go down as a fail, but I made it in the end! It was also so fun traveling with three of my favorite photographers, and I feel like I learned so much from them in that one week. Like, there were times during that week where I was seriously struggling to stay on my feet! Powered by submissions from the awesome people, priceless reactions, and feedback from the FailArmy Nation, which stands at more than twelve million members, FailArmy delivers the best epic fails, funny animals videos and pranks from around the world, every single week.
But on the Comoros I braved those scary waters for several snorkeling trips, and it was actually quite fun! My year in 20 wins and 16 fails: Win: New jobs! Seriously, how are more people not going here? And Norway is such a beautiful country. Every once in a while people manage to land amazing tricks. Fail: Networking I loved getting to travel with so many other bloggers this year, but I also learned that, oh my goodness, I really hate networking at blogger conferences. Next time will be Airbnb all the way! Win: The Comoros The Comoros must be one of the or simply unknown? But the post seemed to make a lot of people angry! Oh no let us defend your love letter! Good luck getting back home, and I wish you an amazing 2018! Yay so happy for you and your first year of full time blogging! Otherwise all of my many trips during the year took me abroad. I must say I really enjoy your posts on Norway! Win: Discovering Rjukan This one is a little absurd since is my neighboring town, but I had no idea it was such an ideal destination. So it makes perfect sense that he'd let off some steam by viciously dunking on a tiny kid at summer camp, right? Win: Visiting the Christmas markets in Budapest + Bratislava Have I already used the word magical too many times for one blog post? It was full of lingering ill-will for his decision to the leave the Cleveland Cavaliers and snarky schadenfreude over his initial failure to win a championship with the Miami Heat. Please, 2017, can you be a bit better? Our favorite Valentine blog post ever.
Fail: Confusing everyone with my job The first question basically everyone asks when I tell them what I do for work is if I can earn a living from it. But it turned out that having a car high up in the mountains, where the roads are covered in slippery snow and ice for eight months of the year and the nearest service station is over an hour away is not very practical. Funny fails come in all forms. A full court desperation heave with a 11 seconds to go is never the way to do it, however. Win: A perfect weekend in Barcelona and Andorra Really my mother gets all the credit for dreaming up this one, but oh was it a good trip.
Best Fails of Month September 2016 WinFailFun Best Fail Compilations. The locals were so much fun to hang with! Win: Reuniting with my besties in Ukraine Best trip ever. I had planned to go alone in December, but then my month filled up with other plans, so that trip will have to wait until 2018! I am most excited about the wall double backflip one since I worked super hard to get it outside to redeem myself. Through MotoTube, the response and connections from riders and content creators in the Moto community has always been extremely positive and we feel that it has been great in expanding the Moto scene. Fail: Skiing gave me old woman hips To be fair, I already had really bad hips — skiing just brought out the worst in them. Tie game, clock winding down — it's always better to get one last attempt up than just let the game go into overtime. I usually do a fail compilation every year, so this year I thought I would do something a little different to show my progression.