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8 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

ESPN's Game of Skate Practice

Thursday pro skateboarders practice for Game of Skate competition which will take place Friday at ESPN's headquarters.


Related Topix: Shane O'neill, Action Sport, Billy Marks, Chris Cole, Nyjah Huston, Bethlehem, CT

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Essentials: Eric Koston

In this latest edition of Essentials, we welcome skateboarder Eric Koston . The former X-Games champion, skate park owner and father of two shares some of the key pieces in his active lifestyle.


Related Topix: Eric Koston, Action Sport

Tue Jul 29, 2014


2014 Van Doren Invitational Schedule

Vans brings the world's greatest skateboarders back to the beach this summer in skateboarding's premier bowlriding competition, the celebrated Van Doren Invitational.


Related Topix: Pedro Barros, Action Sport, Curren Caples, Ben Hatchell

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Watch Red Bull's First Woman Rally Driver Hit 120mph In A Parking Lot

Emma Gilmour is a friendly, soft-spoken blonde who owns a car dealership in New Zealand and drives little rally cars on the weekends.


Related Topix: Rally, Bucky Lasek, Action Sport, Tanner Foust, Ken Block

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Paddock Talk

Red Bull GRC Race Recaps: The Dirt Track at Charlotte

Red Bull Global Rallycross Race Recap: The Dirt Track at Charlotte IN BRIEF: Ken Block was absolutely untouchable in Red Bull Global Rallycross Charlotte, qualifying first and winning all of his heat races on the way to a dominant victory at The Dirt Track at Charlotte.


Related Topix: Rally, Ken Block, Action Sport, Sverre Isachsen, Brian Deegan, Bucky Lasek, Moto X, Sports, Racing, NASCAR, Steve Arpin, Nascar Drivers, Tanner Foust

Stop #2 of SLS Nike SB World tour hits L.A. today! Watch live on TV and web now

The second leg of the 2014 Street League Skateboarding Nike SB World Tour is happening today here in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Luan Oliveira, Torey Pudwill, Chris Cole, Paul Rodriguez, Shane O'neill, Nyjah Huston, Action Sport

Thu Jul 24, 2014


Olympic gold medalists, sponsors team up in preparation for 2018

Sage Kotsenburg provided one of the most thrilling moments of the Sochi Winter Olympics.


Related Topix: Sports, Winter Sports, David Wise, Olympic Snowboarding, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Snowboard, Sage Kotsenburg, Action Sport, Shaun White, Ski

Sys-Con Media

International Skateboarding Federation Selected by the International...

The ISF is producing two daily Street and Vert skateboard exhibitions featuring international athletes such as Renton Millar and Leticia Bufoni and is excited to leave the concrete skatepark at the conclusion of the Games for the long-term enjoyment of the Nanjing community.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Renton Millar, Leticia Bufoni, Action Sport

Wed Jul 23, 2014

SLC Dunk

New Utah Jazz man Carrick Felix is The Most Interesting Man In The NBA -- The Downbeat #1413

Goodbye to three Jazzmen, hello to the amazingly named Carrick Felix. Also: Gordon Hayward gets back to blogging, Trevor Booker likes cereal, and your FanPosts.


Related Topix: Eric Koston, Action Sport, Sports, NBA Basketball

Wed Jul 16, 2014


ESPY Awards Red Carpet 2014 - Iggy Azalea, Chrissy Teigen & More

It's time to celebrate excellence in sports at the 2014 ESPY Awards! Hollywood's hottest stars came out for the event, including Iggy Azalea, Chrissy Teigen, and more.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Tennis Players, Maria Sharapova, Danica Patrick, Andretti Autosport, Racing, Indy Racing, Los Angeles Lakers, Nick Young, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Nyjah Huston, Action Sport

AirSpeed Footwear Signs Pro SkateBoard Legend Pat Duffy

In California Inc., owner of the AirSpeed Footwear Brand, signed legendary professional skateboarder Pat Duffy to the AirSpeed Footwear Pro team.


Related Topix: Action Sport, Mike McGill

Sun Jul 13, 2014

The New Yorker

Ben McGrath: Are the X Games aging out?

Last month, at a party in downtown Austin to celebrate the start of the X Games, ESPN's showcase for action sports, now in its twentieth year, I met a marketing manager named Scott Schoppert.


Related Topix: Bmx, Jamie Bestwick, Action Sport, Rally, Bucky Lasek, US Politics, US News

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Q&A: Sluggo Boyce welcomes top-level skateboarding home to Vancouver

Instagram users share their snapshots as they soak up the sun this week on the beach, at the PNE, in parks and at the ballgame.


Related Topix: Christian Hosoi, Pedro Barros, Action Sport, Curren Caples, Steve Caballero, Mike McGill, Alex Sorgente


Behold, All That Is Subaru

When I think of a Subaru, I don't think of some shiny bauble that can barely clear a pothole.


Related Topix: Rally, Bucky Lasek, Action Sport, Sverre Isachsen, Autos

'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' star Nicholas Brendon excited to ...

"Buffy the Vampire Slayer" actor Nicholas Brendon will appear Saturday during the Great Allentown Comic Con at Merchants Square Mall.


Related Topix: Mike Peterson, Action Sport

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Georgia Straight

Van Doren Invitational skateboarding competition returns the spirit of Slam City Jam

If you grew up in Vancouver and were even remotely interested in skateboarding around the turn of the millennium, there's a pretty good chance you hold fond memories of Slam City Jam.


Related Topix: Action Sport, Ben Hatchell, Pedro Barros

Coastal Point

Carve, grind, air or ramp - keep young skateboarders safe

I hope you had a chance to catch this year's Dew Tour. I didn't get to go, but Coastal Point readers like me got to follow the action along with the more than 100,000 folks who converged on Ocean City for an incredible 10th season.


Related Topix: Rally, Bucky Lasek, Action Sport

Sys-Con Media

SuperVillain Studios and TransWorld SKATEboarding Announce the World...

Developed by some of the original creators of the Tony Hawk's Pro Skater franchise, TransWorld Endless Skater features top professional skaters and the best skateboarding brands in the industry.


Related Topix: Danny Way, Christian Hosoi, Lyn-z Adams Hawkins, Action Sport, Sean Malto, Ryan Decenzo

Nashville Scene

Phantogram with Bad Things at Marathon Music Works, Fucked Up with Cy ...

Last week was that special time of year when you have to buy Ben Franklin beers if you run into him at the bar, because it's in the Constitution.


Related Topix: Shaun White, Snowboard, Action Sport

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Nike SB Paul Rodriguez 8 Wolf Grey/Pure Platinum

Nike SB has unveiled an all-new Wolf Grey/Pure Platinum iteration of the Paul Rodriguez 8 .


Related Topix: Paul Rodriguez, Action Sport