Tag Archives: extreme sports

  • Snowmobiler Caleb Moore, Injured at Winter X-Games, Dies at the Age of 25

    Snowmobiler Caleb Moore, Injured at Winter X-Games, Dies at the Age of 25

    Caleb Moore, the snowmobile rider who was seriously injured performing a stunt at the Winter X-Games last Thursday, has died. The 25-year-old former X-Games bronze medalist succumbed to his injuries in a hospital in Grand Juntion, Colorado, Thursday morning. Moore was attempting a backflip in the freestyle event last week, but the skis on his […]

  • 11 Notable Injuries from the Last Two Winter X-Games

    11 Notable Injuries from the Last Two Winter X-Games

    Does it seem to you like the injuries at the Winter X-Games are getting a little out of control? Well, there might be a very good reason for that. You see, these are athletes who thrive on adrenaline, and the bigger the risk the greater the rush. But there’s no rush in doing the same […]

  • The 11 Greatest Daredevils Ever

    The 11 Greatest Daredevils Ever

    Over the past several months, we’ve seen two different daredevils performs highly publicized stunts. First, back in June, we had Nik Wallenda walk across Niagara Falls on a tight rope. That was broadcast live on ABC. Then, just Sunday, we had Felix Baumgartner set a new world record for highest skydive and fastest speed of […]

  • PROMO: DC Develops Unilite Trainer with Insight from Action Sports Athletes

    PROMO: DC Develops Unilite Trainer with Insight from Action Sports Athletes

    We are all aware that skaters, BMXers, snowboarders, and motocross riders are some of the most intense athletes in the world, and everyone knows DC as a premiere shoe brand representing those athletes. The DC Unilite Trainer is the first training shoe created with the insight of action sports athletes, and was designed and developed […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Skydiving Pug Has More Exciting Life Than You

    Picture Of The Day: Skydiving Pug Has More Exciting Life Than You

    If you ask me, taking your dog along with you when you go skydiving is just asking for trouble. And I’m not talking about danger, here. You’re not putting old fido in any more danger than you’re putting yourself. No, what I’m talking about are the dog’s expectations out of life. You see, my dog […]

  • So Close… (GIF)

    So Close… (GIF)

    Wow!  This is impressive.  Although it is probably one of the few times that being so successful will actually cause someone so much pain.  After all, had he not been good enough to make it all the way down that tremendously long railing, he never would have had to deal with that “Do Not Enter” […]

  • Cute Girl Faceplants Off Bike And Into Creek (Video)

    Cute Girl Faceplants Off Bike And Into Creek (Video)

    When I was growing up, I used to take my Schwinn over hundreds of makeshift ramps, hills, and bridges. It was absolutely exhilarating to finish any of the said runs successfully, but I’ve certainly had my fair share of bumps and bruises along the way. Unfortunately, I don’t think I ever tried to go over […]

  • Picture Of The Day – The Invisible Bike

    Picture Of The Day – The Invisible Bike

    Check out the newest BMX. It’s equipped with all new drop bars that will offer more hand position for the real lengthy rides, a state-of-the-art cushioned seat that will make your ass feel like it’s sitting on jello, and of course, the greatest off-road wheels money can buy. You’ll be ride longer, harder, and won’t […]

  • Picture Of The Day – Skydiving Past a Space Shuttle Launch

    Picture Of The Day – Skydiving Past a Space Shuttle Launch

    With the World Cup starting, what’s better than a picture of some world renowned divers? Okay, this isn’t a picture of soccer players taking a dive, it’s actually some sky divers. This picture captures six, or seven, sky divers falling from the sky as a rocket takes launch into space in the distance. The sky […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Okay Bull, Now You’re Just Rubbing It In

    Picture Of The Day: Okay Bull, Now You’re Just Rubbing It In

    It seems like whenever some brave soul attempts to grab the bull by the horns, he ends up getting impaled by those very same horns instead.  This guy was lucky enough to avoid such a disaster, although I’m not sure being stuck under a 2 ton bull feels any better. I guess the saying “when […]