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Red Bull X Fighters Defy Gravity in SoCal

Some athletes push their limits in training and competition, hoping to reach new heights in their sport. Other athletes push themselves even beyon...

Nigel Sylvester Showcases Action Sports and Fashion Skills

Nigel Sylvester is one of the hottest up-and-coming BMX riders on the circuit, and his "Get Sylvester" video shorts have become must-see viewing for...

Element Case Skate Legends Offers Classic Skate Decks for Your Phone

As an athlete, you've probably had your iPhone tossed around the locker room occasionally, or mixed up with your teammates' gear. If you haven't alrea...

Watch Shaun White's Perfect Snowboard Superpipe Run

Shaun White was spectacular in winning his 12th Winter X Games gold medal, posting the only perfect score ever achieved on the Snowboard Superpipe. ...

In Memoriam: Sarah Burke, 1982-2012

Editor's Note: Sarah Burke tragically passed away Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, nine days after crashing at the bottom of the superpipe during a training...

The Athlete's Guide to the Slopes

Hitting the slopes for the first time ever this winter? Even if you're a star on the court, you will still face the same steep learning curve as o...

Tune Up Your Half-Pipe With Advice From Louie Vito

The weather may be getting colder, but the slopes are heating up with the year's first Dew Tour event, this weekend at Breckenridge, Colo. The Dew...

Snowboarder Travis Rice on Being First, the Value of Fear and EA Sports' SSX

Few athletes push the boundaries of fear like snowboarders. And few snowboarders seek shots of adrenaline like Travis Rice. Rice is one of the ...

Exercises to Prepare Your Muscles for Winter Sports

As fall starts to caress the country with cooler temperatures, it means only one thing for ski and snowboard enthusiasts: snow! If you live in the...

Hawaii Sanctions Surfing As Official High School Sport

The Hawaii State Board of Education has announced that surfing will become an official sport in state secondary schools, making Hawaii the first sta...

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