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Jackson Strong : The Fire Within

You see the highlights, the Gold medals, a lifestyle that any kid would dream of. But peel away the curtain, dim the bright lights, tone down the roaring crowds and there you see an extraordinary human – Fighting to progress the sport they love. Fighting to maintain their discipline, when all else is gone. Fighting to push the boundaries of ...

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Johan Kristoffersson : The Champ

He didn’t have to win to become World Champion, but he did anyway. Johan Kristoffersson is the all conquering FIA World Rallycross Champion. Again! It has been a truly record breaking 18 months for the 29 year old Swede. When he was signed to the PSRX Volkswagen Team in March 2017, alongside three time FIA World Champion Petter Solberg, nobody ...

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Jorge Prado : New Champ on the Block

He would only have had to score four more points this past weekend at the last Grand Prix of the year, but Jorge Prado could already call himself the new MX2 World Champion. An injury forced title-contender Pauls Jonass to undergo an operation and prevented his chances of defending the MX2 crown in Imola, Italy. Just before this unexpected turn, ...

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Matt Bromley : Home Break goes XXL

Matt Bromley is one of the world best big wave surfers. He’s caught monster waves at Jaws in Hawaii, Mavericks in California, Nias in Indonesia and more off Irelands rugged coast alongside the world best, but it will be the session this weekend (Saturday 22 September 2018) at his home break within paddling distance from his bedroom window that will ...

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Josep Garcia : Title Contender

Dominating the Hawkstone Park Cross-Country, Spain’s Josep Garcia (KTM) jumped from fifth to third in the World Enduro Super Series to become a serious title contender with just two rounds remaining. Claiming a start-to-finish victory at round six, the Red Bull KTM Factory Racing rider finally got to display his impressive raw speed as he stormed his way to a commanding ...

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Jeffrey Herlings : MXGP Masterclass

One week after his 24th birthday Jeffrey Herlings blew out the candle on an utterly dominant MXGP season so we collected a few exclusive words with the world’s fastest dirtbike racer. 2018 is just four numbers among a thick ledger of other digits for Red Bull KTM’s newest World Champion (and just his second season in the premier class of ...

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Billy Bolt : Gunning for Glory

Great Britain’s Billy Bolt is aiming to deliver a memorable result in front of his home crowd when the World Enduro Super Series heads to Hawkstone Park this weekend, September 22/23. Returning to a WESS podium at round five with a third-place result at Red Bull 111 Megawatt in Poland, a rejuvenated and highly motivated Bolt is fit and fired ...

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Jake Paterson : Flipping The Script

Jake Paterson wasn’t the most talented surfer on the Championship Tour during his competitive years. He never won a world title like his greatest rival Andy Irons, but he was consistently beating Andy in big moments. (Though Paterson’s most memorable win was actually at The Pipe Masters in 1998, a last second buzzerbeater victory over Andy’s brother, Bruce Irons). What ...

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Pit Chat : Brian Bogers

Team HRC’s Brian Bogers has been cleared to make his MXGP debut and will do so at his home round at Assen in the Netherlands this weekend by joining Team HRC for the penultimate round of the 2018 MXGP World Championship. Hear what the Dutch rider had to say when Lisa Leyland caught up with him in this weeks Pit ...

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Kevin Peraza : Path to Pro Cup

Kevin Peraza gives you a glimpse into his life in Tucson Arizona as he prepares for the Vans BMX Pro Cup in Guadalajara, Mexico where he competes on the most technical course on the Vans BMX Pro Cup World Tour. Follow Kevin and his family through event in a city that means so much to him and his international BMX ...

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Vali Höll : On Top of the World

Vali Höll is the rising star of downhill mountain bike racing having recently been crowned junior world champion. It capped a memorable 2018 season for the 16-year-old in which she clinched the junior World Cup title with two races to go leading many to predict she is set to become the new senior star on the MTB scene. After the ...

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Luciano Benavides : Why I wanted to race Dakar

KTM Factory Racing’s Luciano Benavides is 23 years old. Joining the rally squad, the Argentinian had no previous experience in the notoriously difficult rally races, but he had the speed, the will and the right kind of personality for the job. Heading towards his second Dakar, which will take place next January, the KTM-ace is optimistic on what he can ...

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Electric Dreams: Woodham and The Zero EV Skyline

Win on Sunday, sell on Monday. Or so the saying goes… It’s a cliché that emerged from the smokey boardrooms of automotive executives in the 1960’s. A sort of advertising shtick used to justify spanking through obscene piles of cash in order to go racing. The theory was, that if the green [race] car finished ahead of the red [race] ...

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VPS Rider Profile : Kisa Nakamura

There is an explosion of skateboarding coming out of Japan and Kisa Nakamura has been at the forefront of that wave on the VPS Pro Tour. Kisa has placed third at the Vans Park Series World Championships in both 2016 and 2017 and taken first place at the 2018 Huntington Beach stop. With the 2020 Olympics coming to her home ...

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Griffin Colapinto : Ranch Rookie

For the first time ever, at next week’s Surf Ranch Pro, Championship Tour points will be awarded at a perfect wave in an artificial environment. (Not counting the 1985 World Professional Inland Surfing Championships, held in Allentown, Pennsylvania, in piddly 1-to-2 foot surf at Dorney Park’s Wildwater Kingdom.) Over the last few months, the Men and Women of the CT ...

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Stefan Huber : Testing, Testing…

Stefan Huber, the KTM Factory Racing Rally Team Leader, is a rally expert and master of development for a machine that has to survive and win one of the toughest motorcycle challenges on the planet. With environmental extremes from the incredible heat in the desert, to the freezing temperatures and high altitude in the mountains, plus dunes, technical riding, hardpack, ...

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Josh Kerr : Airborne

Josh Kerr is standing on his second story deck in Carlsbad, CA, squinting out at the afternoon ocean. “You can actually see the waves breaking from up on the roof,” he says. “But, unfortunately, the neighborhood won’t let us build a deck up there.” Below us, we survey the toys spilling out of his garage: Motorized beach cruisers, dirtbikes, a ...

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Caroline Marks : Ranch Rookie

For the first time ever, at next week’s Surf Ranch Pro, Championship Tour points will be awarded at a perfect wave in an artificial environment. (Not counting the 1985 World Professional Inland Surfing Championships, held in Allentown, Pennsylvania, in piddly 1- to- 2 foot surf at Dorney Park’s Wildwater Kingdom.) Over the last few months, the men and women of ...

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Glenn Coldenhoff : From Wheels to Waves

Red Bull KTM’s Glenn Coldenhoff talks about his buzz for jet-skiing and how the fun watery escape actually has some similarities to his MXGP ‘day job’. It’s fitting that the 27-year-old Dutchman (and many other riders actually) is a fan of the ‘water bike’ because it was an American motocrosser, Clayton Jacobson, that first came up with the design for ...

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