Itís been a good few years for Spanish sport with Spaniards ranking every bit as well in the MotoGP as they have in the football. Dani Pedrosa and Jorge Lorenzo have now been joined by Marc Marquez in making up the top three of the 2013 world standings. Only Rossi and Stoner previously seemed capable of breaking the Spanish monopoly, but Stoner is now retired and Rossi is possibly past his best.
The recent Mugello meet saw Lorenzo creep towards the top of the table by defeating his nearest rival, Pedrosa. Pedrosa has fallen strangely short of winning the title in the past, and it may come down to a test of nerve for a rider who may feel like fortune is against him. Many would say that the smart betting money is on Lorenzo to retain the title with generous odds of around 7/5 as oppos..... [read more]
Extreme Sport News
Season champ Ryan Villopoto crashes early in Seattle [April 23, 2012] [Motocross]
It was not the homecoming Ryan Villopoto was hoping to celebrate.
Villopoto, the 23-year-old reigning Supercross champion who grew up in Poulsbo, hobbled off the track with an apparent leg injury Saturday night after falling on the first lap of th ..... [read more]
Steve Peat Syndicate at Combe Sydenham, Halo BDS#1 [April 18, 2012] [Mountain Biking]
The SPS team is looking massive! They could start a football team with that many riders!
Following two days of training at UK Bike Park the SPS team compete at the first Halo British Downhill Series of the year under the wing of Steve Peat.
Hop ..... [read more]
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Ultimate freeride MTB house - Episode 1
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Look Mom ... new Knee
being a pro skateboarder, you are always aware of the inherient dangers of this sport. living on maui, it's easy to relax and focus on training, well relaxation was no friend of mine. we were filming for our sponsors on a sunday, you see what happened, the session was heating up all the boys were there. my "set up aris" were in the 6' range (have video) when i misscalculated the landing and slammed on the flat bottom left knee first. at first i just lay there, "are you ok?" then when i tried to stand, thats when the problem made its self visiable. the two lower bones(fibula, tibula) seperated from the femur and were poking out of the back of my knee... in a state of shock, i had one friend pull my foot and another hold my wasist. it went back together. i poo'd my pants (for real) now its ortho surgery. hooray for me. my sponsors however have chosen to stick by my side. rock on... ..... [read more xsession files]
Rock Climbing Jargon [Rock Climbing]
If you are looking for an inexpensive extreme sport that is pure adrenaline and addicting, rock climbing may be just what you need. When you start out, you are going to need to know some of the following lingo.
Rock Climbing Jargon
Rock climbi ..... [read more]
Kananaskis Invites Fun Mountain Adventures [Hiking, Whitewater Rafting]
Unparalleled horse riding, spectacular fishing, golf holidays, biking, white-water rafting and technical climbing makes Alberta's Kananaskis Country a Rocky Mountain paradise.
The dense forest and high peaks provide the perfect backdrop for rejuve ..... [read more]
Skydive At Its Best [Skydiving]
Not surprisingly. Arizona is also a stomping ground for many extreme sport enthusiasts that come to appreciate the beauty of the scenery while experiencing pastimes that are nonconformist. to say the least. Skydiving is no exception. Arizona skydivin ..... [read more]