On Pace w/ Pastrana: TORC & NASCAR | S2E7

[flamethrowers spitting fire] [truck engines roaring] [Travis] These guys are badass Rednecks, blowing things up, jumping things, flipping things. I’m coming and I’ll push you out of the way. My name is Travis Pastrana. ♪ [show theme] ♪ This is my wife. ♪ [show theme] ♪ This is where I’m going. [My Team] ♪ [show…

The science behind speed skating

My name is Kjeld Nuis. I’m a long distance skater and my goal is to win an Olympic medal. During my first year on the team, I didn’t get to participate in the Olympics. This year, I hope to fully make up for that. When Red Bull asked me how they can help to improve…

Fixed-Gear Bike Racing in the Streets of Moscow

I think Fixie appeals to many by its aesthetics. It is a very simple, beautiful bicycle. It is a single-speed bike with no brakes and a fixed gear. You use twice as much energy when braking than when accelerating. It is kind of youthful frenzy, maybe extreme, to ride a bike without brakes. You go…

Crisanto Grajales takes Triathalons to the next level

In Triathlon, the body is taken to the limit. It’s three disciplines where you need speed and resistance. You put your body to the limit and that is what I want to do in every competition and that is what I try to do in every workout. For those little details that make differences, that…

Alessandro Pittin 2012: Portrait Clip

The silence in the woods of snow falling, sacrifice, never give up, a lot of determination The freedom of being alone in the middle of nature alone with yourself. The sound of the skis banging on the ice while gaining speed, and then suddenly the silence, only the sound of the wind that keeps you…

Action sports renaissance man: Hannes Arch

♪ (light music) ♪ I think that when you want to reach a goal you have to realize that there will be ups and downs, mentally and physically, and you will be challenged, and you have to be able to torture yourself. This means you go for training even if you are too tired from…

Big Wave Surfer – Gabriel Villaran – Ep 2

One of my goals this year is to be one of the top big wave surfers in the world in the Big Wave World Tour circuit. There is a big difference between surfing small waves and big waves. When you are running the big waves, your life is in danger. The technology applied to surfing…

Night snowboarding with Wojtek “Gniazdo” Pawlusiak

When we came here the day before yesterday, we couldn’t believe our eyes. In Bielsko or in Wilkowice, where I live there was no snow at all. We’ve prepared three spots for today. We worked on them yesterday, the conditions for building were perfect, the snow was wet and soft as opposed to today when…

Waterskiing a Greek Shipwreck – Nikolas Plytas 2013

To outdo yourself… It’s what makes you an athlete. Skiing is a way of life. Today I will take it one step further. What I am doing today is very innovative for my sport. I am trying out slides on top of the shipwreck. What makes me nervous most is that it is rusty, rough…