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  1. Athletes Call the "Best Jump in the World"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | Scoop

    The Big Air jump for Monster Energy presents the Jossi Wells Invitational at Cardrona Alpine Resort has been dubbed the "best jump in the world" by the athletes attending the inaugural competition. The finals of the Jossi Wells Invitational took place at Cardrona today, with a field of 20 skiers and snowboarders from around the world taking five jumps to show the large crowd of spectators their best tricks.


  2. Legendary Rider Daniel Dhers Makes History in BMX's First Salt ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2016 |

    "This is the roughest project I've done in my life, it's a beautiful scenery but riding at this height is crazy." Legendary BMX rider Daniel Dhers helped carve out riding history in this rather unusual ramp locale.


  3. Sports | RI's Kevin Robinson Sets New World Record With BMX Jump in ProvidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | Go Local

    Rhode Island's Kevin Robinson set a new world record on Saturday afternoon for the longest power assisted bicycle backflip, landing a jump of 84 feet and 4 inches. Robinson made the jump on the second attempt after the first attempt ended in a crash. He becomes the first person to set this record.


  4. Unadilla Motocross Results 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | Dirt Rider Magazine

    The Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, returned to action in the northeast following a two-week break for Round 10 of the 2016 season at Unadilla MX and the Unadilla National. RCH Soaring Eagle/Jimmy John's/Suzuki Factory Racing's Ken Roczen dominated the field by sweeping both motos en route to his seventh 450 Class victory of the season.


  5. Simple solution to maximize your car's performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | Proctor Journal

    Are you the type of driver who pushes the accelerator a little harder on the curves of a back-country road? Are you a person who smiles as they approach a new terrain or road condition you've never conquered before? If so, you're a performance seeker. A person who is constantly pushing themselves to prove that they are driver enough.


  6. Unadilla Motocross Victory To Ken RoczenRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2016 | Cycle News

    Every year when Unadilla rolls around, the pits are full of talk about the rocks , and there's a lot of talk about how it's a "European-style track." Soaring Eagle/Jimmy John's Suzuki's Ken Roczen, from Germany, just made a case for the latter.


  7. Rhode Island BMX Pro Kevin Robinson Sets Guiness Book World Record in Kennedy PlazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | WLNE-TV Providence

    BMX legend and four-time X Games BMX gold medalist Kevin Robinson successfully set the GUINNESS BOOK OF WORLD RECORDS distance record for the longest power assisted bicycle backflip during the America's NAVY World of X Games Presents K-Rob Flips Providence telecast from Kennedy Plaza in Providence, R.I.. Clearing a distance of 84 feet and four inches, Robinson becomes the first person to set this record.


  8. A two-time Olympic gold medalist describes the perfect mindset...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    Shaun White is a two-time Olympic gold medalist and winner of 23 Winter and Summer X Games medals. He's best-known for being a professional snowboarder and skateboarder, but he's also an entrepreneur.


  9. Watch: Winter Olympics ace James Woods take on Cardrona's 'Monster Jump'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 |

    Britain's James Woods says he's not blowing smoke about his epic 1440 corkscrew jump, but it was by far his best. Great British X-Game medallist and Winter Olympic skier James Woods is in New Zealand for the inaugural Jossi Wells invitational at Cardrona skifield.


  10. Sports | RI's Kevin Robinson Goes for World Record BMX Jump in Kennedy Plaza TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | Go Local

    Rhode Island's Kevin "K-ROB" Robinson will go for the world record attempt for the longest ramp-to-ramp, no-handed backflip on a BMX bike in Kennedy Plaza in Providence on Saturday, August 13 live on ESPN. The event will also be featured as part of the World of X Games series on Sunday, August 14 at 4 p.m. on ABC.


  11. Minnesotaa s oldest barRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | TwinCities

    A taxidermied elk's head keeps an eye over Neumann's Bar as it has done for decades, on Wednesday, July 6, 2016. The North St. Paul institution is believed to be one of the oldest bars in Minnesota, tracing its opening back to 1887.


  12. Nitro to bring carnival of awe to LauncestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | Examiner

    FLYING HIGH: Next year's Nitro Circus event in Launceston will feature more than 30 performers, many doing stunts off a 55-foot high ramp. NITRO Circus athletes will be putting their lives at risk before a Northern Tasmanian audience in March when the daredevil crew visit the state next year.


  13. Copper Chronicles - 7th EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | Transworld

    Coming straight outta Copper , Woodward presents the seventh edition of Copper Chronicles . As summer camp came to a close, the campers and the guest snowboarders sent it off in proper fashion.


  14. Jeremy Jones - Eddie's Wall Season 2, Episode 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | Transworld

    Jeremy Jones took a break from his summer hobby of riding choppers and popped by the TransWorld SNOWboarding offices in Carlsbad, CA for this edition of Eddie's Wall. The Real Jeremy Jones, as he sometimes refers to himself as, has been in the snowboard game for over twenty years, and remains an icon and influencer.


  15. Video: Levi LaVallee's Tour of St. PaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | SnoWest

    Red Bull put together a list of five snowmobile videos that will give you the chills. This is the fourth of five.


  16. Rio Olympics Will Have the Most Openly LGBT Athletes of All TimeRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2016 | Seventeen

    According to , a record number of 43 openly LGBTI athletes are competing in this year's Olympics. That doesn't count the three coaches and number of Paralympic athletes who are out as well.


  17. Women rock climbers headline Banff Mountain Film and Book FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | The London Free Press

    Two of the biggest names in rock climbing, American Lynn Hill and Catherine Destivelle of France , will headline the 41st Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival. BANFF, Alta.


  18. Olympic snowboarder dons Pikachu costume, busts out some glorious tricksRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | Mashable

    Pikachu is already pretty hard to catch, but imagine how much more difficult he'd be if he knew how to escape via snowboard. For his latest video, Olympic snowboarder Jamie Nicholls has filmed himself performing some tricks and jumps in a gigantic Pikachu costume.


  19. Bragging social media post connects suspect who fled police on motorcycleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | Lake Orion Review

    By Chris Hagan Review Staff Writer A Rochester Hills man is facing a five year felony for something he may have been able to get away with had he not bragged about the incident on social media. Mike Brown, 33, encountered the Lake Orion Police Department on the morning of July 2, 2016 at about 2:15 a.m. outside of the Sagebrush Cantina on Broadway Street.


  20. Olympic sex: 'It's like Club Med on steroids'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | The Mercury

    Olympics: The most decorated Olympian of all-time, Michael Phelps, and now the United States latest flag bearer, fears he has never competed in a clean sport!. BIRDS do it, bees do it, even educated fleas do it.