Jun 6, 2014
Tom Schaar Becomes 2nd-Youngest Gold Medalist in X Games History
The 14-year-old athlete took home a gold medal in the skateboard big air final at the 2014 X Games, putting himself in a rare class of competitors: Schaar did not have the best consistency, but he had the best performance in the first round when he posted a score of 86.00.
Early preparations beginning for Austin's X Games
Edgard Pereira, of Sao Bernardo, Brazil, gathers his concentration before heading down the MegaRamp during the Skateboard Big Air Final at Irwindale Event Center during the first day of the X-Games 2013 on Aug. 1. Allen J. Schaben/Los Angeles Times Teams from ESPN and Circuit of the Americas have been meeting this week in preparation for next ... (more)
Burnquist delivers Skateboard Big Air gold for Brazil
Brazilian star Bob Burnquist kicked off the first night of competition at X Games Foz with a thrilling Skateboard Big Air session to become the discipline's first three-peat champion in front of an enthusiastic home crowd on Thursday.
Summer X Games 2013 starts today in Brazil - and you can watch it now
For those who don't know, the city of Foz do Iguacu , is one of the most famous tourist destinations in the south of the country, particularly because of the scenic Iguacu Falls on the border with Paraguay .