Red Bull Desafio no Morro is a mountain bike downhill competition inside a in Rio de Janeiro slum.


The new skateboard park is located on the northwest corner of Lake Shore Boulevard East and Coxwell Avenue.

Check out the video here

It is Toronto’s first urban skate plaza, based on real-life street structures. The street-style skateboard park is approximately 6,500 square metres (70,000 square feet) and suitable for all levels and abilities. The park incorporates elements such as a floating manual dish, concrete recliner, kinked steep bank and Daewon Song style pad. The park also includes a high degree of architectural detailing, such as planting areas, among the skateboarding elements.

Toronto Ski Snowboard & Travel show will be taking place October 15 – 18, 2009 at the Better Living Centre, Exhibition Place. Toronto. Ontario.

Features & Events

GMC Altitude Show
The Toronto Ski, Snowboard & Travel Show is proud to present the Sky High Riders, a talented group of professional athletes who will take their jam to the tramps, ramps and quarterpipes at the 2009 show. Masters of uber tricks and all things gnarr, they’ll put their ski’s, boards, blades and reputations to the ultimate test to wow the crowds with non stop action.The GMC Altitude Show is guaranteed to be a full throttle showcase of fashion, action, thrills and spills for show goers!

Canada’s Largest Ski & Board Swap
The Canadian Ski Patrol System is proud to present their largest ski and snowboard swap & sale in the country! Held annually in conjunction with the Toronto Ski, Snowboard & Travel Show, there are thousands of brand new non current & pre-owned skis, boards, boots & accessories available for purchase. It’s the biggest DEAL of the year and an excellent opportunity to upgrade your old equipment and save money. Come ready to buy and get ready to fly! Every purchase made at the Winter Extreme Ski & Board Swap helps support Canadian Ski Patrol training programs and volunteer first aid services at resorts across the country.

Free Ride Film Fest
The latest international ski and snowboard films will be played on the big screen at Free Ride Film Fest. Films from Burton, Billabong and Warren Miller just to name a few will thrill you as athletes attempt to conquer the most challenging winter terrain Mother Nature has to offer.

La Sportiva -maker of technical climbing, mountaineering, hiking footwear announces ” My triple crown experience” contest.
Share your story and get a free La Sportiva T-shirt!
The best submission will win 4 pairs of La Sportiva rock shoes!

How to Enter:
Attend Hound Ears Triple Crown
Get a Climbing Log Books at registration
But don’t wait, there’s only 300!
Jot down your climbing experiences from any of the three events
You must fill out the Log Book at least 1/2 way to qualify
Add fun or interesting adventures that you encounter
Add creativity, photos and other additions!
Drop off, or mail in your Climbing Log Book
There will be drop off boxes at the La Sportiva Tent at all 3 events, and at Rock/Creek (2 North Shore) location
All log books must be dropped off or mailed to La Sportiva no later than December 15th, 2009, in order to qualify for the contest.
Or you can mail it directly back to La Sportiva N.A.

La Sportiva N.A. Inc.
Attn: MyTripleCrown Contest
3850 Frontier Ave, Suite 100
Boulder, CO 80301


Triple Crown is a series of bouldering events at three of the premier boulderfields in the Southeast. The series kicks off in the fall beginning with Hound Ears in Boone, NC, moves on to Horse Pens-40 in Steele, AL, and then concludes at the Stone Fort in Chattanooga, TN. The dates for each event are set for
October 3 — Hound Ears,
November 7 — Horse Pens 40,
and December 5 — the Stone Fort.

You can register for the event as a series or for any of the individual comps. See the registration page for detailed information. Register as early as possible, space is limited and this event fills up FAST!