X Games Summer 2016: Logic, Blink 182, G-Eazy, All Time Low Headline In Austin

The 2016 summer X Games are going to be held in Austin, Texas, with Logic, All Time Low, G-Eazy and Blink-182 headlining, reports Rolling Stone. This will be the third consecutive year in a row that the festival has taken place in Austin. #XGames Austin Music• All Time Low• blink-182• G-Eazy• Logic It’s goin’ down […]

Dave Mirra: The Death Of An Extreme Sports Pioneer

Dave Mirra, an X Games competitor and BMX bike icon, died this week at the age of 41. Reuters reported the death and said that Mirra was found in his truck in Greenville, NC, his death the result of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. It was about 4:00 p.m. when he was […]

X Games And BMX Icon Dave Mirra Takes His Own Life At 41

Authorities in Greenville North Carolina have reported that iconic X Games biker Dave Mirra was found dead of an apparent suicide Thursday. ESPN reported that the Greenville police identified Mirra’s body in his truck earlier in the day with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. BMX legend, former MTV host Dave Mirra dead […]

Metallica Playing Live Today At The NBA Finals

Metallica frontman and lead guitarist James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett will be playing live before the NBA finals game today before the Cleveland Cavaliers take on the Golden State Warriors in Game 5. What does Metallica have to do with the NBA, you might ask? For the last few years, Metallica has been very supportive […]

Metallica Fan & Desert Storm Amputee Gets Wheelchair Crushed At Concert

Metallica appeared and played a concert last week at the X-Games in Texas, and though the show was fantastic, at least one fan didn’t have a very good time. Metallica fan Greg McCarthy is a veteran of Desert Storm who lost his legs while serving his country. When he arrived at the Metallica show, McCarthy […]

Austin X Games Weekend: Cops Pepper Spray Man For Recording Arrest

Austin police are coming under fire for a video that surfaced Sunday of a man being pepper sprayed for filming a police arrest in progress. The confrontation took place as the Texas capital city hosted the annual extreme sporting event, the X Games. The video going viral around the web was shot by out-of-towner Jericho […]

Chloe Kim Wins Winter X Games Halfpipe At Age 14

Chloe Kim is now the youngest person ever to win X Games gold after she conquered the women’s halfpipe finals on Saturday night at the age of fourteen. Mere minutes after a brutal practice crash, the 14-year-old toppled Kelly Clark’s dynastic halfpipe dominance. Spinning technical combos with a pair of 900s, a switch method and […]

Nicki Minaj To Headline 2015 Summer X Games, Promises Unforgettable Performance

ESPN’s Summer X Games is bound to get hotter than hot this summer, after making the announcement that Nicki Minaj will be the headlining performer for this year’s extreme sporting competition. Taking place in Austin this coming June, Minaj will play her biggest hits alongside Talib Kweli, Deltron 3000, and Austin rockers Pennywise. The hit-making […]

Park Ranger Beaten By Skateboarder While Crowd Laughs

A Philadelphia park ranger was beaten by a skateboarder while a seemingly approving crowd laughed. The Love Park ranger attack was caught on video. The man is shown on the ground being kicked and spit upon as people gathered around and merely chuckled and cheered, declining to stop the beating and help the injured park […]

16-Year-Old Lands First Ever 1080 On X Games MegaRamp [Video]

Sixteen-year-old Mitchie Brusco landed the first ever 1080 on an X Games MegaRamp on Friday night to join an exclusive club who have also landed the difficult trick. Only two other skaters have ever landed the trick, but nobody had done it on an X Games MegaRamp until Brusco accomplished the feat this past weekend. […]

X Games Tignes 2013 Cancels Snowmobile Freestyle Exhibition

Organizers at X Games Tignes 2013 have cancelled the snowmobile freestyle exhibition following the death of Caleb Moore. Moore passed away from severe brain trauma after his 450 pound snowmobile landed on his body during X Games Aspen. Caleb walked away from his accident but eventually he was diagnosed with a concussion and a heart […]

Caleb Moore: Coroner Releases Details About Snowmobile Death

Caleb Moore passed away on Thursday morning after suffering severe brain damage. Following his death, the Pitkin County coroner in Colorado released details about the X Games star’s death. In a press release, Deputy coroner Eric Hansen ruled the death accidental and noted that “physiological support was provided throughout the day until organ donations could […]

X Games Crash Leaves Caleb Moore In Critical Condition

Snowmobile rider Caleb Moore was seriously injured in an X Games crash earlier this week in Aspen. Moore spent the weekend in the hospital and is currently in critical condition. His grandfather, Charles Moore, told the Denver Post that he didn’t think Caleb would survive. Moore told the Denver Post: “Caleb is not doing good […]

X Games Snowmobile Crash: Caleb Moore Suffers Heart Injury During Accident

Caleb Moore underwent surgery on Friday morning after he suffered a heart contusion during a horrific crash while competing in the Snowmobile Freestyle finals Thursday night at Winter X Games Aspen. Moore was attempting an indy air backflip on his 450-pound sled. The backflip came up short, and the machine tumbled over Moore, knocking him […]

RallyCross Crash: Toomas Heikkinen Injured At X Games [Video]

Toomas Heikkinen, a 21-year-old Finnish RallyCross driver, was taken to hospital on Friday night after a dramatic crash at the X Games. Heikkinen drove his Ford Fiesta off of a 50-foot jump but didn’t quite make it to the other side. The RallyCross driver was a little low on the entry and slammed into the […]

Shaun White Will Not Compete At 2012 X Games Los Angeles

2011’s Skateboard Vert gold medal winner Shaun White has decided to skip the 2012 X Games Los Angeles. White would have competed against Pierre-Luc Gagnon in this years competition, the very same competitor he sent to the silver medal platform during last years Vert competition. In 2011 Shaun White landed his final run of the […]

Shaun White Ends X Games With Perfect Score [Video]

Shaun White became the first person in X Games history to score a perfect 100 on the snowboard half pipe. White’s perfect score came during his victory run as the iconic snowboarder had already clinched X Games Gold. White could have crawled down the mountain on his belly during his final run and still taken […]

Langely McNeal Eliminated From Winter X Games Over Clothing Violation

This isn’t how American Skier X racer Langely McNeal wanted to remember her appearance at the Winter X Games Aspen 2012. The X racer was disqualified Sunday after she qualified for the six-woman final. McNeal was wearing a band on her thight as a tribute to fallen freeskier Sarah Burke and and elastic bands around […]

Shaun White Drops Out of Snowboard Slopestyle

Shaun White planned to compete in the Men’s Snowboard Slopestyle at the Winter X Games, but after a few practice runs this morning the multi-time champion has decided that his ankle is not ell enough to compete. White will not compete in Slopestyle but he may be ready to ride the pipe on Sunday. White […]

[Video] Travis Pastrana Hurt in “Nasty” X Games Fall

Motorsports star Travis Pastrana suffered a “nasty” fall at the X Games, breaking bones in his foot and ankle during a stunt jump. Pastrana will require surgery for the injuries he sustained at the X Games, but he’s currently recuperating at his hotel and is already talking about returning to the sport: “I am sorry […]