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Surfing : Toledo wins Oi Rio Pro

There’s nothing like surf fans in Brasil, but surf fans in Brasil watching a Brasilian win a surf contest is even melhor. And when that Brasilian is Filipe Toledo — a showman, a gentleman, and a favorite son — it’s a recipe for one gigantic festa on the beach, with a massive crowd just waiting for him to fly before ...

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Surfing : Caroline Marks shines

Youngest ever WSL Tour female surfer shines after Oahu spell with Moore. Caroline Marks has already drawn upon off-season training with three-time World Surf League champion Carissa Moore to shine as the Championship Tour’s youngest ever female. Here is all you need to know: – The Florida native was invited by fellow American Moore to Oahu in Hawaii to chase ...

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Jetski : Reiterer signs with Victory Team

Multiple world powerboat champions Victory Team have decided to branch out further, signing up 2015 world champion Kevin Reiterer ahead of this season’s UIM-ABP Aquabike World Championships.   The 25-five -year-old Reiterer was unveiled as the team’s latest member at their Jebel Ali headquarters [on Sunday] by Huraiz Bin Huraiz, chairman of the Board of Directors in the presence of ...

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Surfing : Mick Fanning – Story of a Legend

Three-time world champion surfer looks back in moving Aussie animated video. Mick Fanning has called time on a professional surfing career that has thrilled fans around the world since he won his first competition back in 2001. The Australian legend could not bow out with a victory at Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach – the scene of his first win ...

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Steel Lafferty : Seven Cups

Seven pools, seven jumps, a seven-metre drop and one challenge; Steel Lafferty goes deep inside the Radal Siete Tazas National Park. Living by the mindset of wanting to “be the first to find the untouched” led American wakeboarder Steel Lafferty into the depths of the Radal Siete Tazas National Park, Chile, for his latest venture. With a thirst for pushing ...

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Jetski: Dubai Grand Prix titles for Abdulrazzaq, Reiterer, Ortendahl and Al Mulla

Saturday, 25 November, DUBAI (UAE): Strong winds and testing conditions resulted in a spectacular final day of action at the UIM-ABP Aquabike Grand Prix of Dubai, with Yousef Al Abdulrazzaq, Kevin Reiterer, Emma-Nellie Ortendahl and Rashed Al Mulla taking titles in their respective categories, Runabout GP1, Ski GP1 and Freestyle. The huge waves and breakers on Kite Beach forced officials ...

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X Games : Real Wake 2017

Real Wake, the all-video wakeboard contest brought to you by the World of X Games, has come to an end. The Fan Favorite vote was a one-round, winner-take-all battle for glory. Fans watched the videos below and voted for the one they thought was best. In the end, Alex Graydon emerged as the 2017 Fan Favorite. Check out all the ...

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Samsung and Red Bull : See the unexpected

Watch FMX, freerunning and wakeboarding collide as Jason Paul, Robbie Maddison, and Felix Georgii go head-to-head in Morocco. Jason Paul, Robbie Maddison, and Felix Georgii have thrown down some pretty outrageous tricks over the last few years, as each one of them pushed their sport beyond what we know to be the norm. However, their latest project for Samsung’s QLED TV takes ...

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Aloha Arabia Surfari’s

People living in Dubai and the GCC can now spend their summer surfing the neighbouring country of Oman, with bespoke surf trips and camps planned for the season. With Summer usually a time for most residents of the UAE and GCC to go abroad and enjoy the cooler temperatures, they can now look much closer for opportunities to not only ...

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UAE National Wakeboarding Championship Round 1

The opening round of the 2017 UAE National Wakeboarding Championship took place at the Al Forsan International Sports Resort earlier this month and we saw some familiar faces grace the top steps of the podium throughout the various categories. Under the watchful eye of Head Judge Fabien Hermel, it was 2016 Champion, Omeir Saeed that continued his dominance and claimed ...

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Team Z7

What do a stunt rider, a surfer, a stable manager and a wakeboarder have in common? XMotion sat down with four of the inspirational masterminds behind the viral video to understand a bit more about how the stunt came to life and what it felt like to be hauled along one of Dubai’s pristine beaches by a horse!  Who needs ...

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Interview: Steven Dauliach

7x Jet-ski Pro Class World Champion, Team XBJ Racing Athlete, Founder of Searide Dubai. XMotionMag sits down with the Dubai based Frenchman to chat about racing, business and life in Dubai. XM: First and foremost, huge congratulations on the wedding. We love the new touch ‘Just married’ on the back of the Ski. How has married life been treating you? ...

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