Driver Brian Gillespie suffered only ‘minor injuries’ after flipping his Hasport Hondata Insight car at 209 mph during a recent land speed competition at El Mirage dry lake beds in southern California. The crash was caught on video:
Always bet on a hare. Unless the race involves a tortoise, of course.
Runner James Duncan gets nearly run over by a herd of charging wildebeests during Impi Elite race, an endurance event with obstacles in Western Cape, South Africa.
Mountain bike freerider Kelly McGarry strapped a Go Pro camera to his helmet and filmed his heart-stopping ride down the Red Bull Rampage course in Virgin, Utah. Watch McGarry’s point of view as he makes a huge back-flip over the 72-foot canyon gap:
There can be only one!
Pro mountain biker Michal Maroši passes two racers on a wall ride at the JBC 4X Revelations in Jablonec, Czech Republic.
Early celebration cost Meghan Rutledge a gold meal at the X games in Los Angeles. Rutledge was leading the women’s moto X 12-lap race when she pumped her right fist at the top of the last jump. That was a bad decision…
A BMX race ends before it even started…
A cameraman was taken out by a clipping point when Martin Ffrench of Lowbrain Drifters drove his car close to the barrier at the 2013 BudMat Driftshow in Plock, Poland. The camerman was fine.
Phew, that was close!