A special trick – level 2

15-04-2021 07:00

Spanish kayaker Aniol Serrasolses made a very special trick in his kayak. He became the first person in the world who made a double kickflip off a waterfall.

Just before the stunt, Serrasolses had an accident. He flew 10 meters in the air and he landed on his face. Then he was okay and he could continue.

The kayaker started his stunt on a volcano in Chile and he went down for about 25 kilometers. He reached the speed of 100 kmph and he performed tricks and jumps. He continued through a forest and he ended up in a river. There he performed the special trick while he was falling off the waterfall.

Serrasolses was very happy because it was his dream to go in his kayak on snow.

Difficult words: kayaker (a person who uses a kayak – a light boat for one or two people), kickflip (a trick when a person turns 360 degrees), stunt (an unusual and difficult trick which many people watch).

You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.

What do you think about this news?

LEARN 3000 WORDS with NEWS IN LEVELS

News in Levels is designed to teach you 3000 words in English. Please follow the instructions
below.

How to improve your English with News in Levels: 

Test

  1. Do the test at Test Languages.
  2. Go to your level. Go to Level 1 if you know 1-1000 words. Go to Level 2 if you know 1000-2000 words. Go to Level 3 if you know 2000-3000 words.

Reading

  1. Read two news articles every day.
  2. Read the news articles from the day before and check if you remember all new words.

Listening

  1. Listen to the news from today and read the text at the same time.
  2. Listen to the news from today without reading the text.

Writing

  1. Answer the question under today’s news and write the answer in the comments.

Speaking

  1. Choose one person from the Skype section.
  2. Talk with this person. You can answer questions from Speak in Levels.