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  1. Highest paid action sports athletesRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2009 |

    ... teenage girls thanks to his MTV reality show, Life of Ryan , which just wrapped filming its third season. The skateboard prodigy turned pro in 2003 at age 13. Current big sponsors include Oakley, Red Bull and Volcom. The nine-time surfing champion ...


  2. Brandon Westgate Interview, The EastgateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Transworld

    If ever there were such a thing as the right way to ride a skateboard, Brandon Westgate is doing it. I'm not saying there's a wrong way, but if there is-his two-trick downhill bump-to-bar SF line in his shoe release video last year sure as f-k is not it.


  3. Brandon Westgate On ElementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Transworld

    The reigning title-holder for the term East Coast Powerhouse, is without a doubt Brandon Westgate; he's truly in a class of his own. While power, pop, and innovation define his skateboarding, you won't find ego or bravado cluttering his success.


  4. Ryan Sheckler's Red Bull Hart Lines, Detroit May 8-9Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Transworld

    Coming May 8-9th to Detroit's Hart Plaza is a brand new street skateboarding competition from the mind of Ryan Sheckler. Red Bull Hart Lines sets out to produce a high energy, high impact skateboard event featuring an innovative new contest format and showcases over 20 of the world's best skateboarders today.


  5. The North Face Wants to Own the Athlete Market and Beat Big Names Like Nike and AdidasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Adweek

    Gone are the days when sports retailers specialized in one thing. While Nike , Adidas and Under Armour are starting to look more like tech brands, The North Face is making a hard push to appeal to athletes.


  6. Hey, Long Beach! It's time for the Pro Celebrity RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 |

    It's in the air, isn't it? As California as the smell of an In-N-Out Burger double with cheese - and often as confounding as the fact that In-N-Out Burger refuses to give me mayonnaise - the wafting anticipation of Earth's most important motorsport event is almost upon us. That would be, in general, the 41st Toyota Grand Prix of Long beach.


  7. Petco Videos Raise Awareness For Pet AdoptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | MediaPost

    The videos are part of Petco's " Think Adoption First " initiative and is timed with the start of spring when pet adoptions increase in comparison to the winter months. The series encourages prospective pet parents to consider adopting a homeless pet and help reduce the number of adoptable pets in shelters.


  8. 'We Are Blood' Will Inspire You To Get Off Your Butt And Pick Up That SkateboardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | MTV

    A wise woman once said, "Take chances, make mistakes, get messy!" So that's exactly what pro skateboarder Paul Rodriguez did in his epic new skateboarding film " We Are Blood ." Produced by Mountain Dew Green Label Films, in association with Brain Farm, director Ty Evans follows Rodriguez, and a few of his skater friends, around the world as they push the boundaries of modern skating.


  9. Mountain Dew Turns Tweets Into Online Ads With the Return of Baja BlastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Adweek

    We've already seen brands like Dunkin' Donuts and West Elm pull social media posts into ads, and now Mountain Dew wants in on the user-generated craze. Earlier today, Mountain Dew announced it is bringing back Baja Blast, a tropical flavored drink, for a limited time.


  10. Petco promotes pet adoption via YouTubeRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | Chain Store Age

    Petco is launching the "Think Adoption First" video series, a documentary-style series featuring celebrity pet owners reflecting on the impact their adopted pets have had on their lives. The first videos in the series feature professional surfer Taylor Knox, professional skateboarder and rally cross driver Bucky Lasek, Tyson Ross of the San Diego Padres and roller derby athlete Bonnie Thunders.


  11. Buy a PS4 theme, help Make-A-Wish, maybe play soccer with Snoop on Cinco de MayoRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Polygon

    Sony's PlayStation Heroes program expanded with a Snoop Dogg theme for PlayStation 4, purchases of which will help benefit the Make-A-Wish charity and give buyers a chance to play soccer with the lanky rapper. To enter, you'll need to download the PlayStation Heroes app for PS4 and purchase a background theme.


  12. Lane Bryant Jabs at Victoria's Secret With 'I'm No Angel' Lingerie AdRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Advertising Age

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  13. This Man Once Paid Tony Hawk .85 Cents -- Why Did Tony Stay Loyal To Him?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 |

    ... the late 1980's when skateboarding was in the depths of its darkest days. Skate One is now the world's largest skateboard company, with best-selling brands such as Powella Peralta Skateboards , BONES Wheels and Minia Logo Skateboards . You can read ...


  14. Fast & Furious 7: fastest cars at the New York Auto ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | New York Daily News

    Some of the fastest cars this side of the silver screen are on display at the 2015 New York Auto Show. If you want to see the fastest cars in the world perform death-defying stunts on the big screen, there's no better place to turn than the Fast & Furious series.


  15. Red Bull Global Rallycross returns to Bushy Park Barbados in 2015Read the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | Caribbean News Now!

    BUSHY PARK, Barbados -- After a debut event last year, featuring a crowd of 21,500 motorsport fans, Red Bull Global Rallycross will return to Bushy Park Barbados for the upcoming Red Bull GRC season. On October 3-4, the series will take to the track for a doubleheader, the headline event of the venue's 2015 race schedule.


  16. 2015 Footwear Guide: Daewon Song on the Daewon 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Transworld

    I suppose when you've put out 13 pro model shoes for the same company over the course of 17 years, you probably know the ins and- outs of skateboard footwear better than just about anyone. From puffy tongues and fake air bubbles to skinny slippers and vulc soles, Daewon Song has walked through pretty much every trend, style, and material in the business.


  17. Lil Wayne -- I'm No Crap Skater ... I'm Pretty Damn GoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 |

    He's no Tony Hawk ... but Lil Wayne has come a LONG way as a skateboarder ... hittin' tricks, grinding rails ... and he's got the video to prove it. Weezy invited pro skater Torey Pudwill over to his private skatepark in Miami recently for a session captured by Red Bull ... and he showed off some pretty impressive moves for a guy who's only been skating for a few years.


  18. Global Rallycross Returns To BarbadosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | National Speed Sport News

    After a stunning debut event last year, featuring a crowd of 21,500 fans, Red Bull Global Rallycross will return to Bushy Park Barbados for the upcoming Red Bull GRC season. On Oct. 3-4, the series will take to the track for a doubleheader, the headline event of the venue's 2015 race schedule.


  19. Zered Bassett 'Outliers' InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Transworld

    As the desire for untouched spots remains to increase, international travel continues to become a bigger and bigger part of filming for videos. While this serves the purpose of bringing unseen imagery to the screen, it can make it difficult to control what you want the final product to come out as.


  20. Subaru Shows Off 580-HP WRX Sti VT15x For 2015 Global Rallycross SeasonRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | BenzConnection

    The 2015 Red Bull Global Rallycross season kicks off at the end of May, and Subaru is ready to come out swinging. Once again turning to Vermont SportsCar to create its racing superstars, the team has created the STI-based VT15x.