Adidas is officially upping the ante, unveiling a team that will make it a serious contender to become one of the biggest brands in snowboarding. Jake Blauvelt will now be joined by Keegan Valaika and WEND rider Kazu Kokubo. They’ve also signed heavy hitter (and Transworld Rider of the Year) Eric Jackson as well as Yes girl Helen Schettini and Gnu’s jibbing jedi Forest Bailey.
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THE DEBUT is a film about people who love wakeboarding. The world‘s best riders will be followed on their journey all over the world. Amazingly beautiful high-end production techniques will capture their riding, the places they go to and who they really are. Enjoy the incredible wakeboarding footage here.
The annual Red Bull Art of Motion brings together 18 of the world’s best freerunners in unique locations across the world. Freerunning requires steady practice so that athletes can master the obstacles and work on them with stylish expression. Click here to watch this incredible video filmed in Greece from Red Bull.
Powered by miCoach.com, SMART RUN is an all-in-one sports watch that delivers real-time coaching. With a strapless heart rate monitor, GPS tracking and colour touchscreen, the single button interface delivers your essential statistics so you can take your workout to a whole new level. Click here to watch the adidas miCoach SMART RUN Watch demonstration video and find out more info.
The GoPro Hero3+ Adventure Series brings us another incredible visual featuring Aaron Chase, Brian Lopes and Chris Van Dine. Click here to watch this breath taking clip and see these three riders get lost in a maze of colorful urban streets in Valparaiso, Chile.
Robert Maxwell photographed “Next Year’s #1 NBA Draft Pick,” Andrew Wiggins, for GQ‘s November issue. “He’s 18 years old and he’s already been selected as an All-American without playing any college basketball games,” explained Maxwell. “But he was shy – a sweet kid – and accommodating.”
Maxwell set up the shoot in a gymnasium at University of Kansas, where Wiggins is a Jayhawk … for now. “I had him hanging on the rim, even one-handed, and he had no problem doing it,” the photographer said. “He held it until I got the shot, and it hurts! I’m not going to lie; I tried and I couldn’t do it for more than a couple of seconds.”
Danny MacAskill’s latest riding clip Way Back Home, is Danny’s journey from Edinburgh back to his home town of Dunvegan in the Isle of Skye. The clip was filmed and directed by Dave Sowerby, a long time friend of Danny’s.The music used in Danny MacAskill’s Way Back Home video is by Loch Lomond and The Jezabels. Click here to watch all of the amazing footage from Danny MacAskill’s “Way Back Home”.
Check out this awesome skate edit directed by Andro Kajzer and HELIVIDEO in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Click here to watch Bridges and Dragons.
Here’s an official first glimpse at Evan Leong’s documentary about the Jeremy Lin’s rise from obscurity to stardom, titled Linsanity. The film aims to show a more personal side to Lin’s underdog story, emphasizing the role played by culture and faith in his success. Click here to watch this amazing story from rags to riches in the NBA.
The North Face presents Into the Mind, a unique documentary that looks at the human drive to take risks as seen through the perspective of several different athletes. Blur the lines between dream state and reality, as you perceive the world through the minds of many. Click here to find out more and enjoy the epic trailer.
Zoo York shows once again that they run New York City. Click here to watch as Chaz Ortiz, Dave Willis and Brandon Westgate visit the world famous Yankee Stadium in epic fashion.
Spanish company Wavegarden – the industry leader in the design an manufacture of wave generation systems – has built a full-sized demo wave generation center in Northern Spain. Wavegarden is the world’s longest man-made wave that creates ideal conditions for surfing, as well as a broadly appealing range of other wave sports such as body boarding, kayaking, and stand up paddling. Click here to watch the incredible video demonstration as well as learn more about this innovative invention.
Kelly McGarry flips a 72-foot-long canyon gap at Red Bull Rampage 2013 to earn a 2nd place finish. It’s a big deal to even clear the canyon gap, but apparently not big enough — Kelly had to flip it. Watch this insane POV video here.
Developed as a collaboration between skiers, snowboarders, surfers, designers, engineers and airport baggage handlers as well as the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, the Douchebag is the fusion of passion and needs…
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