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49 min ago | The New Yorker

Ben McGrath: Are the X Games aging out?

Last month, at a party in downtown Austin to celebrate the start of the X Games, ESPN's showcase for action sports, now in its twentieth year, I met a marketing manager named Scott Schoppert.

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Related Topix: Bmx, Jamie Bestwick, Rally, Bucky Lasek, Skateboard, US Politics, US News

5 hrs ago | Motorsport.com

Heikkinen wins in World RX, Solberg leads the points

Topi Heikkinen has won this weekend's World RX of Belgium, round six of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, at the wheel of a Marklund Motorsport run Polo RX Supercar.

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Related Topix: Rally, Liam Doran, Andy Scott, Racing

16 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

This is 'Deep' stuff: Author explores skiing, snow and climate change

Copyright 2013, Rink House Productions I was introduced to skiing 50 years ago on a glacial snowfield in Germany, and I've often wondered if that snowfield is still there year-round.

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Related Topix: Outdoor Recreation, Snowboard, Jeremy Jones

20 hrs ago | Madison Publishing

Overcoming spinal cord injuries one bungee jump at a time

"Just because some people can't walk, doesn't mean they can't paraglide," said Josh Dueck, board member and peer mentor for the Live it! Love it! Foundation.

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Related Topix: Ski, Josh Dueck

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Hudson Hub-Times

Annie Rogers, Olympic Medalist Nick Goepper embrace true meaning of friendship

As Annie Rogers blew the candles out on her birthday cake for her 22nd birthday on June 9, one has to wonder what the next year has in store for her.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Snowboarding, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Nick Goepper, Ski, Nick Goepper, Opinion

Transworld

2014 Budds Creek MX | Stewart & Pourcel Quickest In Qualifying

The Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship has set up shop in Mechanicsville, Maryland, for round seven of the 2014 series at Budds Creek MX.

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Related Topix: Moto X, James Stewart

WECT-TV Wilmington

Latest South Carolina sports

Gone are the days when Bruce Ellington would rush from a basketball workout with South Carolina teammates to a football meeting room to learn the complex schemes of coach Steve Spurrier.

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Related Topix: James Stewart, Moto X

Automobile Magazine

How to Do Donuts in a 2014 Mazda 3

Just because your car is front-wheel drive doesn't mean you can't get a little sideways.

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Related Topix: Snowboard, Sebastien Toutant

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Business Wire

View Press Release

Nick's first-ever Legend Award blimp will go gold for Becks, as the sports legend is set to be honored for his top-level achievements.

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Related Topix: Sports, England World Cup, FIFA Soccer World Cup, Winter Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Kelly Clark, Olympic Snowboarding, Snowboard

Rock Hill Herald

Roczen dominating motocross midway through

With defending champion Ryan Villopoto unable to race the outdoor season, the list of contenders figured to come down to Ryan Dungey, James Stewart and Chad Reed.

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Related Topix: Moto X, James Stewart

Cycle News

Motocross: Brownie Headed North

Starting this weekend, Mike Brown will be racing three consecutive rounds of the Rockstar Energy Drink Motocross Nationals in Canada aboard a Factory Husqvarna FC 450.

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Related Topix: Mike Brown, Moto X

Popsugar.com

21 Flawless Physiques From the ESPN Body Issue

ESPN the Magazine released its annual Body Issue today, and the results, as expected, are nothing short of breathtaking.

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Related Topix: Jamie Anderson, Snowboard, Sports, Marshawn Lynch, NFL Players, Seattle Seahawks, NFL Football, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Basketball, Serge Ibaka, NBA Players

The New Zealand Herald

Rallycross: Gilmour right way up and moving on

Emma Gilmour's New Zealand Rally Championship may have ended upside down, but she's jetting off to the US to continue getting to grips with the increasingly popular Global Rallycross series.

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Related Topix: Rhys Millen, Moto X, Ken Block, Travis Pastrana, Rally, Sports, Scott Speed, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Nelson Piquet, Nascar Drivers, Tom DeLoach, NASCAR Craftsman Truck, Racing, Red Bull Racing Team

Jalopnik

Behold, All That Is Subaru

When I think of a Subaru, I don't think of some shiny bauble that can barely clear a pothole.

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Related Topix: Rally, Bucky Lasek, Skateboard, Sverre Isachsen, Autos

BroadwayWorld.com

Drake to Host 22nd Annual ESPYS, 7/16

Presenters at The 2014 ESPYS include Jessica Alba, Jeff Bridges, Cameron Diaz, Victor Cruz, Kevin Durant, Colin Kaepernick, Dan Marino, Floyd Mayweather, Danica Patrick, Cal Ripken, Jr., Maria Sharapova, Kiefer Sutherland and others.

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Related Topix: Sports, Boxing, More Sports, Floyd Mayweather Jr, Jamie Anderson, Snowboard, Candace Parker, Los Angeles Sparks, WNBA Women's Basketball

Eastbourne Herald

Town set to go to Extremes

Eastbourne is gearing up for two days of excitement and extreme sport as the popular Eastbourne Extreme sports festival returns to the seafront this weekend.

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Related Topix: John Davis, Ski

Motorcycle USA

Vicki Golden Nominated for 2014 ESPY

ESPN Sports has announced the nominations for this years ESPY awards. The 2014 ESPYS are LIVE on Wednesday July 16th and is an event where the sports world joins together to celebrate the best athletes and moments of the past year.

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Related Topix: Vicki Golden, Moto X, Motorcycles

Examiner.com

Budds Creek's favorite local racer Tony Archer will race Pro Nation Saturday

Waldorf, MD's Tony Archer will race the best in the world Saturday July 12, 2014 at Budds Creek Motocross Park for round 7 of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship .

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Related Topix: Moto X, James Stewart

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Motorsport.com

New Belgian circuit awaits World RX crews

Set 60 miles south-east of Brussels, the Jules Tacheny Circuit in Mettet is situated in the region of Wallonia - the French speaking part of Belgium.

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Related Topix: Rally, Liam Doran, Racing

The Georgia Straight

Van Doren Invitational skateboarding competition returns the spirit of Slam City Jam

If you grew up in Vancouver and were even remotely interested in skateboarding around the turn of the millennium, there's a pretty good chance you hold fond memories of Slam City Jam.

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Related Topix: Skateboard, Ben Hatchell, Pedro Barros

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