Action Sports Articles by Date

May 2014

  • Eyes on Austin: A Unique BMX Riding Tour With Chase Hawk

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    Posted 2 months ago by Chasen Marshall

    The eyes of the BMX and greater action sports community are about to turn toward Austin, Texas. After nearly a decade of calling Los Angeles its home, Summer X Games opted for a makeover. In a town best known for SXSW and Longhorn football, action sports will aim to make itself known.

  • Levi Sherwood Kicks Off X-Fighters Season With Back-to-Back Wins

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    Posted 2 months ago by Chasen Marshall

    In the shadow of one of Japan’s most famous castles, Levi Sherwood established himself as a strong contender to become king of Red Bull X-Fighters in 2014. With more than 20,000 screaming fans cheering him on in Osaka, Sherwood staged another dominating performance to win his second X-Fighters event in a row to begin the season.

  • Empty Canvas: Four Oakley Freeskiers and a Jump All to Themselves

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    Posted 2 months ago by Chasen Marshall

    Someone needs to be the one. The four skiers stand on the knuckle, staring at the jump, trying to convince one another that the other needs to be the first to hit it. It’s a freshly crafted step-up jump at Buttermilk Mountain in Aspen, Colo. The gap is massive and the landing pretty icy. But in order to get this shoot going, someone needs to take a chance.

  • Hucker and Enarson Ride and Inspire at Historic Sheep Hills

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    Posted 3 months ago by Chasen Marshall

    Sheep Hills, located in Southern California, has history. Maintained for decades by the riders and for the riders, it’s served as a training ground and testing ground and proving ground for legions of riders, from newbies to seasoned locals to the traveling pro. Mike “Hucker” Clark is a regular at Sheep Hills, riding there whenever his busy travel schedule doesn’t have him competing somewhere else in the world. When he’s in town, he’s regularly helping maintain the trails, working on his riding and always offering advice and positive vibes to anyone and everyone around him.