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The most exciting event at the X Games 16 in Los Angeles had to be 15-year-old Pedro Barros winning the gold medal of the skateboarding park. Pedro shocked everyone! He is the new young hero that overcame all odds and beat the best skaters of the World, and he made it look easy.
It’s summer and you’re bored with your X-box, playstation and DS… why not build yourself a soapbox racecar?!?! It’s a great way to catch some rays, spend some time with dad in the garage, or just learn about gravity and the dynamics of some hot wheels.
X Games 16 is rocking it in Los Angeles for the Long Weekend. There are some pretty big names old and new coming to the World’s stage of action sports so if you want to check some of them out, here’s who to look for
15-year old Brett “Mad Dog” Banasiewicz became the youngest person to ever win a BMX Competition as he pulled off a major victory in Soldier Field, Chicago at Nike’s 6.0 BMX Dew Tour. Brett also became the youngest Dew Tour winner by narrowly beating out all the top dogs in the Dirt Competition.
Learning how to surf isn’t easy. Surfing is one of the most complicated phenomenons in the World of Sports, but once you learn the secret to catching wave… it’s just like riding a bicycle.
American Brett Banasiewicz landed the “Cash Roll” and he takes out World Champ Daniel Dhers for 1st place at the BMX Masters in Germany. The “Cash Roll” has never been landed in BMX compeition but Brett pulled it off making him the undisputed champion of the World in BMX biking.
Wanna be a pro skater? You got to get yourself known. The best way to get known is to show people your stuff. It’s time to make a video and get you onto youtube
For hundreds of years the people of Spain have celebrated a religious holiday with music, dancing and the running of the bulls. The Festival of San Fermin - known as the Pamplona Bull Running - takes place every year from July 6 to 14.
The Greyhound Derby was run on Saturday May 29th at Wimbleton in the 2010 English Greyhound Derby. These greyhound dogs are the fastest breed of all dogs, so they are the fastest dogs in the World.
If you need your vert fix, the X Games Asia is happening in Shanghai from May 27th to May 30th. Inline, BMX and Skateboarding events will highlight the weekend with even the addition of MotoX, a big air event on motorcycles
Preparing for the World Championship of Volleyball this September in Italy, the US National Volleyball team will try to three-peat their crown at the Men’s Pan American Volleyball Cup.
Walking and racing don’t really seem like they go hand in hand but walk racing is actually an Olympic event and there is a World race every 2 years for the World Race Walking Cup.
The Royal Windsor Horse Show is going on right now in London, England. The show is a good example of how the beauty of horses is shown at the highest level.
Well the NHL is hockey’s epicenter of action, but every year there is another hockey tournament that is always overshadowed by the NHL playoff… it’s the IIHF (International Ice Hockey Federation) World Championship.
With Mother’s Day quickly approaching, it’s time to acknowledge the Soccer Moms! Soccer moms are our mothers of sport. They take us to our 6 am hockey practices before school… they sit through our boring soccer matches
It’s been a wild ride for Nic and Tristan Puehse. They’re only 12, but these twins are so good at what they do – and what they do is skateboarding – that they’re releasing their first feature film in June 2010 called Nic & Tristan Go Mega Dega.
You might not be surprised that Soccer is the World’s most popular sport… but can you believe that Cricket, according to Wikipedia, is the second most played and watched sport in the world.
Thousands of supporters cheered as miracle athlete Raynard Tissink beat the odds to win the 2010 Spec-Savers Ironman in South Africa after dramatically pulling out of last year’s event due to an asthma attack
It’s the World Series! Well of course not for baseball… but now there is a World Series of Diving. Due to that pesky volcano in Iceland, the final leg of the 2010 Diving World Series was finalized in Mexico.
They call it the Little 5 (the Little 500) on the campus of Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana, and it’s becoming one of the biggest collegiate events across the USA.