Because every second you're not living life to the fullest is an opportunity missed—and the clock is ticking. To get you going, we've handpicked a no-regrets, full-throttle, see-the-world list of 50 things to do before you die—from climbing an 8,000-meter peak to making the perfect martini. Pro surfer Kelly Slater kicks things off with advice on how to set a goal and achieve it. Plus we've got 15 essential fitness tips so you're ready to seize whatever adventure comes your way in 2006. This is your year to make it happen.
There's no time like now to start living large, and we'll show you how: 50 feats, quests, and random acts of adrenaline that are guaranteed to blow your mind. Highlights include: