Eight years ago, Jason McElwain was the autistic student-manager who scored 20 points in just four minutes during his only high school basketball game and won the hearts of many. Video of McElwain’s scoring spree for Greece Athena High School went viral, and now, he’s inspiring with his athletic feats once again — this time at the Boston Marathon. After running two Rochester...
Four runners in the Boston Marathon on Monday afternoon exemplified what it means to be “Boston Strong.” In a special scene captured by the Washington Post’s Wesley Lowery, one runner collapsed just shy of the finish line. But instead of moving right past the man, four other runners stopped, picked him up and carried him across the finish line so they all finished the grueling...
Glory‘s latest card televised in America on Spike TV, Glory 13 at Tokyo’s Ariake Coliseum, centered around crowning the promotion’s first welterweight champion with a one-night tournament.
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The fine folks at Red Bull have once again put together an intriguing documentary-style video that is a shock to the senses.
Freesurfer Pedro Scooby chases the perfect shot to capture himself on the perfect wave at the perfect time.
Surfing insight is paramount to the success of this clip. The art of sport is an incredible thing to witness regardless of the genre and the opponent...
BASE jump in Moab, Utah goes horribly wrong for Ammon McNeely. Yeah, that's his foot."He is happy to state that he will not be losing his leg, and he is very thankful for everyone's support and well wishes, as it means a lot to him."**Follow us on Twitter, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return HomeFollow us on Twitter. Subscribe or Return to Bob's Blitz.
Red Bull is smashing together the worlds of street, park and dirt BMX riding on a monster course that was built in Mexico by Dirt Sculpt’s Dave King.
The Dirt Conquers event takes place on May 26th and this video previews what this ground breaking event will feel like.
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Check out this amazing video. Daredevil Alexander Polli wore a wingsuit and flew 155 mph through a rock arch in the Roca Foradaad Mountains in Montserrat, Spain. He jumped from a helicopter and did a 20-second free fall before he shot through the mountains like a rocket.
First and foremost I want to say thank you to all the first responders that helped during yesterdays tragic events, you are all true heroes. Sports are a very important thing here in Boston, we live for it. If our teams don’t do well we get upset and stay angry for the whole year until the next season. We are alike in that aspect. But after the tragedy in Boston yesterday there’s...
Allow me to hop up on to my soapbox for a moment. The United States does have a problem with bullying.
That much goes without saying. The answer to that problem is not overt extremism.
The Windham, New Hampshire school board just got extreme when they voted 4-1 to cut Dodge Ball from their Physical Education program.
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Pro snowboarder Iouri Podladtchikov threw down at the X-Games and we have the proof. The one that they call ” I-Pod” is at the pinnacle of his sport.
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Creighton Baird pushed his extremely nervous girlfriend, Jessica Powell, off a 400-foot cliff in Utah in a canyon rope swing — and they broke up a week later. In the video taken by filmmaker Devin Graham, you can see how Powell just doesn’t want to jump. Can you blame her?
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One man died at a Russian ski-resort when he and a partner careened down a mountainside in an inflatable Zorb ball. The ball veered off course, picking up speed as several onlookers ran to help. Denis Burakov died from neck and spinal injuries and Vladimir Shcherbov was treated for various injuries. Zorbing is an extreme [...]
Austrian skydiver Felix Baumgartner set a world record for the highest skydive with a dive that started 24 miles above New Mexico. See the record-setting video here.
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A youth hockey coach in Vancouver tripped a 13-year-old player, leaving the kid with a broken wrist.
“I don’t ever want to see that coach on a bench behind kids ever again,” said Richmond Steel team manager Tammy Hohlweg. “It’s just horrible that a coach would go after a child like that and what’s even more horrible is that their team won. We were...
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Stunt drivers Tanner Foust and Greg Tracy will race through a 60-foot vertical loop based on the new Hot Wheels Double Dare Snare toy.
It will be the first time in history that two cars mount a vertical loop at once. The “Hot Wheels Double Loop Dare” is set to take place at this month’s Summer X-Games in Los Angeles on June 30.
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Three kayakers went over a 90-foot waterfall at the Noccalula Falls Park in Alabama for a documentary they’re producing. That's right, a 90-foot drop straight down.
Here’s a post on the kayakers' website:
“This is probably the biggest waterfall ever in the Southeast U.S. The first and only descent of this monster was by Pat Keller,...
When you become big in the sports world, always WATCH OUT FOR CAMERAS WHILE NAKED.X-Games superstar Shaun White, is now involved in a naked X-rated photo scandal according to TMZ. It's being reported that the photos were taken back in 2009, while he was messing around in bed with a unknown woman in a hotel room. It's being said he was at a hotel party, which was a short time...
HE'S A ROCKET MAN
Here’s video of a real Superman.
Swiss daredevil Yves Rossy raced two jets over the Swiss Alps while wearing a jet suit.
The 52-year-old pilot is known as “Jetman.”
He dropped from a helicopter and traveled at 125 mph wearing a kerosene-powered wing that he designed himself.
He flew alongside two L-39C Albatros jets from the Breitling Jet Team, the world's largest professional...