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  1. Skiing / snowboarding: Get stokedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    Crotched Mountain is well-known for its extensive series of terrain parks, breeding scores of skiers and snowboarders who can hit the wildest tricks imaginable off the mountain's plethora of ramps, pipes and other installations. But what does it take to build a park? We caught up with parks crew member Nolan Munroe to find out how they pull it off.

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  2. Chloe Kim makes history in Park CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Park Record

    When 15-year-old snowboarder Chloe Kim, a two-time X Games gold medalist, landed a run that scored a near-perfect 96.50 points on Saturday afternoon in the women's halfpipe finals of the Park City Grand Prix, she knew she was almost guaranteed a victory. With two more runs left to go, though, Kim could basically do whatever she wanted to do, as only a rider's highest score counts.

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  3. Dave Mirra, who broke barriers on a BMX bike, dies at 41Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Crescent-News.com

    Dave Mirra did things few people could on a BMX bike, using a combination of natural ability, fearlessness and innovation to take the sport to places many never thought possible.

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  4. BMX rider Dave Mirra dies at 41Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Belfast Telegraph

    Authorities say they responded to an apparent suicide and discovered his body in a truck. They say he had been visiting friends in the area.

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  5. BMX Rider Dave Mirra Dies at 41 of Apparent SuicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving [] GREENVILLE, N.C. - Police say veteran X Games biker Dave Mirra has died in North Carolina. He was 41. Greenville police said Thursday night that Mirra's body was found earlier in the day with an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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  6. Olympics 2010/snowboardingRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2010 | Examiner.com

    The 2010 Winter Olympics has officially started and there are many different sports that are involved. One particular sport that may come to mind is: snowboarding.

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  7. Air + Style: A new kind of festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Daily Trojan

    ... by snowboarding Olympian Shaun White. Along with the festival's live music, Air + Style features a 16-story high skateboard ramp, professional athlete appearances and local art culture. The music festival originated in Innsbruck, Austria as a ...

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  8. Dave Mirra dies in apparent suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Iol.co.za

    Greenville police said Thursday night that Mirra's body was found earlier in the day with an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound. Authorities say they responded to an apparent suicide and discovered his body in a truck.

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  9. BMX legend Dave Mirra dead in apparent suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... to 2000, according to ESPN. He won five straight X Games golds in BMX Park -- a freestyle riding competition in a skateboard-park setting -- from 1996 to 2000, and three straight golds in BMX Vert, on a halfpipe, from 1997 to 1999. "It was never ...

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  10. BMX champion and MTV host Dave Mirra dies at 41 of apparent suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Baltimore Sun

    Police say BMX icon Dave Mirra died in Greenville, N.C. from an apparent suicide. Feb. 4, 2016.

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  11. Police: BMX rider Dave Mirra dies at 41 of apparent suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Westport News

    Dave Mirra during The Nokia T-Mobile Ramps & Amps Invitational Presented by EXPN.com at South Street Seaport in New York City, New York, United States. less Dave Mirra during The Nokia T-Mobile Ramps & Amps Invitational Presented by EXPN.com at South Street Seaport in New York City, New York, United States.

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  12. X Games Legend Dave Mirra Dead at 41Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Breitbart.com

    On Thursday, Dave Mirra, 41, the BMX freestyle rider who held the record for the most X Games medals in history until Bob Burnquist broke it in 2013, was found dead in an apparent suicide. Greenville, North Carolina, police discovered Mirra's body in a truck, dead from a reported self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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  13. Dave Mirra, BMX Pro and Former MTV Host, Dies Aged 41Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Time

    Games athlete Dave Mirra poses in the half-pipe at his training facility in Greenville, N.C., June 24, 2005 Dave Mirra, the BMX champ and former host of MTV's Real World/Road Rules Challenge , has died of an apparent suicide, police in Greenville North Carolina said in a statement . He was 41 years old.

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  14. X Games biker Dave Mirra, 41, dead from apparent suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Inside Bay Area

    Greenville police said Thursday night that Mirra's body was found earlier in the day with an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound. Authorities say they responded to an apparent suicide and discovered his body in a truck.

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  15. Police: Veteran BMX rider Dave Mirra dies at 41 of apparent suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Wave

    In a June 9, 2005 file photo, BMX rider Dave Mirra pauses during practice for the Panasonic Open event, in Louisville, Ky. Police say veteran X Games biker Dave Mirra has died in North Carolina.

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  16. Action Sports pioneer Dave Mirra dies at 41Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Digital Trends

    The action sports world was constructed on the shoulders of some extremely brave and talented athletes, and Dave Mirra can certainly be counted among them. His extraordinary success adds to the shock of his passing yesterday.

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  17. Dave Mirra, X Games Biker Star, MTV Host, an Apparent SuicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | News Max

    Dave Mirra, 41, the veteran X Games BMX biker star who also hosted MTV's "Real World/Road Rules Challenge," was found dead of an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound in North Carolina. Greenville police said Thursday night that Mirra's body was found earlier in the day, reported The Associated Press.

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  18. Dave Mirra, BMX Legend, Dead at 41Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | RollingStone

    BMX legend Dave Mirra died Thursday from an apparent suicide, according to the Greenville Police Department . He was 41 years old.

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  19. Athletes react to news of X Games icon Dave Mirra's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Los Angeles Times

    He was the reason little kids tried to create separation between a tire and the ground whenever they bounded over a hump while riding their bicycle. He was the man that made Haro Bikes a household name for any athlete that participated in a sport with wheels.

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  20. BMX legendary athlete Dave Mirra dead at 41Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    At approximately 4:00 p.m., Greenville Police responded to the 200 block of Pinewood Road for an apparent suicide. Upon arrival, officers discovered 41-year-old Dave Mirra, of Greenville, sitting in a truck with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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