Dany Torres came in as the clear favorite. But French Rider Thomas Pagès edged Oakley’s Spanish Freestyle Motocross star for the title at X-Knights Costa Rica this past weekend. A raucous crowd of 28,000 FMX fans packed the stadium in the island nation – witnessing Pagès’ new, ridiculous trick known as the VOLT.
If you’re down with Freestyle Motocross, get pumped. Mike Metzger is back in the spotlight. The Godfather of FMX, a long-time member of the Oakley family, is getting back to his roots: straight freeriding new locations. All for the love of it all. Peep this video from ESPN as they dropped in on his “Life Behind Bars” Tour – a trip where Mike sets out on the road to find new places to ride…and new riders to strut their stuff. From the snow to the dirt: no schedules, just riding. Check it.