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Pedal to the Gold Medal
WHEN YOU WALK THROUGH THE HOME OF AN ELITE athlete like BMX racer Nic Long, you are bound to come across a trophy case. By taking a good look at it you can trace the athlete’s entire career. On the… [ read more ]07/23/12
We Own The Air
It’s not so much the X Games as it is our games. For a few days every summer, Los Angeles isn’t a town run by starlets fueled with Botox and cocaine, it’s where action sports stars rule the Walk of… [ read more ]09/29/11
For BMX vert rider Jamie Bestwick, an eight-time X Games gold medalist, ink runs in the family. The 39-year-old says after seeing tattoos on older members of his family, he always thought images came out better on skin than on… [ read more ]06/21/11
Soccer players blur together on the pitch. Forget trying to read their numbers; they are reduced to a trail of their kit’s color. Maybe this is why soccer stars of renown (at least in the American consciousness) have had distinctive… [ read more ]04/28/11
Amanda Beard has swam in the Olympics four times, dissed Michael Phelps, and been tattooed on LA Ink. Now back from Beijing, she’s ready to dive in to life outside of the pool. By Jennifer Goldstein Michael Phelps is boring…. [ read more ]08/07/09