Florence Williams explores fear in the November issue of Outside. In our online extra features, learn how high-risk athletes deal with the fear that's an inherent part of their sport.
Plus: Keep an eye out for our annual snow report and Best Places to Work blowout.
Dean Potter on Dealing with Fear
Even the daredevil wingsuit jumper has pre-flight anxieties to deal with—using breathing and focus.
Maya Gabeira Overcomes Her Scariest Moment
The big-wave surfer nearly drowned last year. But she's returning to the sport that nearly killed her—here's why.