Jun 13, 2014
Blog Post: We flipped out - and up and down - with Skype at the X Games Austin 2014
X Games Austin 2014 brought a slew of jaw-dropping stunts, an endless stream of Skype blue slushies to deal with the Texas heat and some very cool Skype calls from skateboarder Mitchie Brusco and pro BMXer Chad Kerley.
Bestwick earns record ninth X Games gold in Vert
Jamie Bestwick won his ninth consecutive gold medal in BMX Vert on opening night of X Games Austin on Thursday, riding in the shadow of the Texas State Capitol building.
Watch X Games athletes flip, twist and ollie over iconic Austin landmarks in new video
If you were ambling around Austin a few weeks ago, you may have gotten a sneak preview of this summer's X Games .
Hawk: Skateboarding likely to be in 2020 Olympics
Christophe Dubi, sport director for the International Olympic Committee, announced in February that the IOC is aiming to officially recognize the International Skateboard Federation in 2014, an important step toward eventually bringing skateboarding to the Summer Games.