Tag Archives: race

  • Olympics BMX Crash Wipes Out The Competition (Video)

    Olympics BMX Crash Wipes Out The Competition (Video)

    New Zealand BMX racer Marc Willers will probably never win an easier race in his life. During the opening quarterfinal run in the third heat of yesterday’s men’s cycling BMX race, Willers took a lead heading into the second-last turn of the race, and that small lead payed incredibly large dividends, as he was able […]

  • In Australia They Run “The Amazing Beer Mile” (Video)

    In Australia They Run “The Amazing Beer Mile” (Video)

    In “The Land Down Under,” they hold an event called “The Amazing Beer Mile.”  The rules are rather straightforward.  Each competitor starts by chugging a bottle of beer at the starting line.  Once they have finished chugging the beer, they run one lap around the 400-meter track, chug another beer at the starting line, and […]

  • Here’s A Look At How You Build A Supercross Track (Video)

    Here’s A Look At How You Build A Supercross Track (Video)

    The Monster Energy Supercross is coming to Toronto this weekend, and that means organizers of the event have been busy setting up for the festivities.  One of their main priorities is creating the dirt track that riders will be weaving their way through on Saturday.  In order to do this, they were required to import […]

  • Prince Harry Beat Usain Bolt In A Race (Video)

    Prince Harry Beat Usain Bolt In A Race (Video)

    While in Jamaica representing the Queen during a diamond jubilee tour, Price Harry found the time to hit the track at the University of West Indies in Kingston and race “the world’s fastest man,” Usain Bolt.  And in a surprise upset, he would cross the finish line before the Jamaican world-class sprinter. So does this […]

  • The Krispy Kreme Challenge Is A Marathon Fit For A Fat Man

    The Krispy Kreme Challenge Is A Marathon Fit For A Fat Man

    A five-mile run and a dozen glazed donuts might seem like quite the odd combination, but for 7,700 individuals at NC State, these two contradicting forces make for the perfect pair. It’s called the Krispy Kreme Challenge, and it began back in December 2004 when Greg Mulholland – a student at NC State at the […]

  • Chad Reed Survives High-Flying Motocross Crash, Finishes Race (Video)

    Chad Reed Survives High-Flying Motocross Crash, Finishes Race (Video)

    Over the past couple of weeks we have seen several Tour de France riders suffer grueling crashes, only to get back up on their bikes and finish the stage with their faces and bodies bloodied and scared.  That must have inspired motocross racer Chad Reed, who was involved in a frightening crash of his own […]

  • Cow Crossing Causes Cycling Pile Up (Video)

    Cow Crossing Causes Cycling Pile Up (Video)

    Holding a cycling race on a street that passes through the grassy fields where cows graze may not seem like such a bad idea, but it turned out to be a catastrophic mess during the Critérium du Dauphiné cycling race in France this weekend. The race is said to be a tune-up for cyclists prior […]

  • Sore Loser (GIF)

    Sore Loser (GIF)

    Coming down the final stretch, the man in the red knew he didn’t have the legs to keep up with the guy in the white.  So he did what any sore loser would do; give your opponent a smack in the back of the head as he zips by you and heads towards the finish […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Hey I’m Standing Here

    Picture Of The Day: Hey I’m Standing Here

    In hockey when you make a sharp stop close to somebody and the snow is sprayed up into them it’s called “icing” or “snowing” them.  In Dirt Car racing, I guess it’d called “dirtying.”  Perhaps this guy should have gotten off the track before the race started.  Now this white male looks like he’s african-american.

  • Charles Barkley Wears “Whiteface” Sammy Sosa on TNT (Video)

    Charles Barkley Wears “Whiteface” Sammy Sosa on TNT (Video)

    Sammy Sosa was back in the news recently after pictures of him surfaced on the internet featuring a significantly paler looking complexion.  His official explanation for his paler face was that he is undergoing a skin rejuvenation procedure which makes his skin look like that temporarily. Anyways, the media storm surrounding the photos has led […]

  • Buses End Crash-A-Rama The Way Most Should Have Expected

    Buses End Crash-A-Rama The Way Most Should Have Expected

    Total Pro Sports – Fans of racing got to see the Indy 500 this weekend, but what they likely missed was “Crash-A-Rama” at a local figure-8 racing track in Ohio.  Thanks to some footage, they can now see the most entertaining part of the night.  The big crash! This time it was the buses responsible […]