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X Games Asia has been on fire as of late. And it got even hotter this year, with Oakley’s Argentinean Skate Team Star Milton Martinez bringing the heat to the Skateboard Street contest. The South American ripper grabbed the Gold with a dazzling freestyle Nose Blunt Transfer along with a crowd-rocking overall run.
The Legend himself didn’t quite bring home a gold. But sometimes second isn’t always bad. Oakley’s Skateboard Superstar grabbed a solid second-place finish in the Mini-Mega Ramp contest at X Games Asia – just edged by Pierre Luc-Gagnon in an insane final.
David Rosenbarger has charged some of the most epic ski mountaineering spots on Earth. But he’s hungry for more. Together with Giulia Monego and veteran ski photographer/mountaineer Christian Pondella, Oakley’s formidable skier will embark on a three week ski mountaineering trip in the Bolivian Andes. The three friends, who met each other while mountaineering Chamonix Mt Blanc. tracking fresh snow down the North face of the Aiguille du Midi and other beautiful lines in the surroundings, decided to get together for an extra-European trip and travel down to another classic mountaineering destination. The Andes in this section of the South American continent are incredibly shaped, leaving a skier’s imagination dreaming over some of their esthetic lines and steep snowy faces.