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  1. Virtual Skateboarding Simulators - Mountain Dew Lets People Try Out...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Trend Hunter Magazine

    Mountain Dew set up a unique digital skateboarding experience that made use of Oculus Rift, in order to encourage new people to try out the sport. When you're just starting out, skateboarding most likely means a lot of scraped knees, but with this experience it's as if you're a seasoned pro who is taking a trip throughout the neighborhood.

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  2. Sheckler Foundation hits $1M in charitable givingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    Pro skateboarder Ryan Sheckler says his foundation has reached the milestone of donating more than $1 million to support pediatric causes, programs for at-risk youth and help for injured action sports athletes. "It's almost like a surreal number for me," Sheckler said this week.

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  3. Red Bull Global Rallycross Race Recap: DirtFish Rally SchoolRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Paddock Talk

    IN BRIEF: Sverre Isachsen gave Subaru Rally Team USA a popular maiden victory at Red Bull Global Rallycross Seattle, the ninth round of the 2014 Red Bull GRC season. Behind him, an intense championship shakeup saw Joni Wiman steal the points lead from Ken Block, with four drivers able to take the championship in next month's season finale in Las Vegas.

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  4. Subaru Rally Team USA's Sverre Isachsen Wins Red Bull Global Rallycross SeattleRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Paddock Talk

    Sverre Isachsen scored Subaru Rally Team USA's first-ever Red Bull Global Rallycross victory in front of a sellout crowd at DirtFish Rally School in Snoqualmie, WA, in Saturday's Red Bull Global Rallycross Seattle. Isachsen, a three-time European rallycross champion, earned the victory over new series points leader Joni Wiman, and Brian Deegan.

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  5. GoPro's Paul Crandell Turns Us All Into Thrill SeekersRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | Adweek

    ... in all its forms, from the exotic (Mud Puddles in Palau) to the ordinary but still incredible (a toddler on a skateboard). GoPro is more "now" than any company in its category - the Red Bull of video equipment , if you will. That the brand has ...

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  6. World's Top Women Skateboarders to Compete at Encinitas YRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Patch.com

    The top female skateboarders in the world will put their skills on display in San Diego as EXPOSURE: A Women's Benefit Event returns for a third year with the mission of promoting and progressing women's skating as well as raising awareness for domestic violence. The biggest all-female skateboarding competition in the world, EXPOSURE will take over the Magdalena Ecke Family YMCA, 200 Saxony Road, in Encinitas Nov. 8. The action-packed day is highlighted by professional and amateur competitions such as the Urban Remedy Bowl Bash and the PTA Vert Competition.

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  7. Rob Dyrdek Takes it to the Next Level with LunchablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | MyHighPlains.com

    Rob Dyrdek is a self-made American success story. In just two decades, hes rapidly evolved from an innovative and influential pro skateboarder to a dynamic serial entrepreneur, pop-culture personality and groundbreaking media impresario.

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  8. Jeremy Jones On 60 MinutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Transworld

    That is what 60 Minutes Sports concluded when they profiled big mountain snowboarder Jeremy Jones in a segment called, "No Fall Zone." The seventeen-minute profile explored everything from Jeremy's early days in Cape Cod, Massachusetts to his most recent decent of the Shang Gri La spine wall in the Himalayas.

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  9. The Dew Tour makes its debut in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Examiner.com

    The Dew Tour Toyota City Championships made its debut in New York on September 20-21. The Dew Tour is a four tour stop featuring disciplines across BMX , skateboard, freeski and snowboard, with additional competitions integrated throughout the year.

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  10. J. Cole & Bleachers perform during Mountain Dew's kick-off party in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Examiner.com

    J. Cole and Bleachers performed during Mountain Dew 's kick-off party Sept. 18 in Brooklyn to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Dew Tour one of the hottest action sports events at House of Vans in Brooklyn.

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  11. the Voice's Austin Jenckes to Sing National Anthem at Red Bull Global RallycrossRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Austin Jenckes, a former contestant on NBC's "The Voice," will sing the national anthem during opening ceremonies at Red Bull Global Rallycross Seattle, held at DirtFish Rally School on September 26-27. Jenckes, a native of nearby Duvall, WA, was a contestant on the fifth season of "The Voice," which aired last fall.

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  12. Mountain Dew Bows Virtual Reality Skate Experience in BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | PSFK

    As part of a two-day street oriented competition in the NYC borough, attendees could virtually take on skating with the athletes The 10th Anniversary season of Mountain Dew's Dew Tour continued last weekend with the Toyota City Championships held in Brooklyn, New York. The third stop on the 2014 schedule saw many of the world's best BMX and skateboard athletes take part in the action, and attendees were also given the chance to get involved through a unique VR experience.

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  13. Skateboarding community mourns the passing of pioneer and legend Bruno 'Brown'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Examiner.com

    ... Boys "), alongside the likes of Jun Hashimoto and LuA s Roberto "Formiga " among others. In the early 80s, the skateboard scene experienced a setback with the closing of the many skateparks. At the time, Bruno began travelling back and forth to ...

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  14. Gilmour improves in LARead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | Scoop

    An extra team member enabled Emma Gilmour to achieve her best-ever heat race result in the Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship this weekend. Rhys Millen Racing's inclusion of a spotter - who watches her lines, keeps an eye on the other traffic and tells her when to take the joker lap - helped the Dunedin driver to take third in the first day heat of the double-header round held at water front course at the Port of Los Angeles in San Pedro.

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  15. Tony Hawk and Friends Celebrate the 11th Annual Stand Up For Skateparks Benefit in Beverly HillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Market Wire

    With DJ Z-Trip spinning and mashing sounds atop the 13-foot halfpipe, Tony Hawk's 11th-annual Stand Up For Skateparks benefit came to a climactic conclusion with Hawk and other top skate and BMX pros performing an all-star demo yesterday at Green Acres Estate in Beverly Hills, California. The event has become a staple for Tony Hawk Foundation supporters and celebrities alike, offering a fun kid-centric day that culminates with Hawk and friends performing on his personal ramp.

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  16. Scoop: the CBS Dream Team, it's Epic on CBS - Saturday, October 4, 2014Read the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    LUCKY DOG "Chance" - From red collar to white collar! Marketing Executive Christina wants to adopt a puppy she can take to her office. But if Chance, a German Short Haired Pointer, wants to join the work force, he'll need to "get to work" on potty training.

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  17. Skateboarding community mourns the passing of pioneer and legend Bruno "Brown"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Examiner.com

    ... Boys "), alongside the likes of Jun Hashimoto and LuA s Roberto "Formiga " among others. In the early 80s, the skateboard scene experienced a setback with the closing of the many skateparks. At the time, Bruno began travelling back and forth to ...

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  18. Scott Speed, Rhys Millen Take Victories In Red Bull Global Rallycross Los AngeleRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | Paddock Talk

    Scott Speed won his third race of the 2014 Red Bull Global Rallycross season and Rhys Millen became the second multiple winner in the Supercar class this year at Red Bull Global Rallycross Los Angeles, held at the Port of Los Angeles in San Pedro, CA. The only doubleheader of the series' 2014 season, the race served as the seventh and eighth rounds of the championship and a return to the sport's home base.

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  19. Australian skateboard legend Renton Millar ollies into CherrybrookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Hills News

    Renton Millar ahead of the Hurley Australian Bowl-Riding Championships at Bar Beach Skate Bowl in 2013. Picture: Simone de Peak Guests will include Australian skating legend Renton Millar, who was the World Cup Vert Champion in 2009 and the Australian Bowl Riding Champion in 2012.

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  20. Ishod Wair Wins Dew Tour Brooklyn StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | Transworld

    The Dew Tour Toyota City Championships brought their unique street competition to Brooklyn for the very first time at the House of Vans this weekend. In his Dew Tour premiere, New Jersey native Ishod Wair earned top scores in skateboard street finals to round out the first day of competition.

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