New York City isn't the most obvious playground for a skateboard Big Air gold medalist, but Elliot Sloan isn't your typical MegaRamp skater, either.
From Meghan Rutledge's near win to Nate Adams' triumphant return to Bucky Lasek's four-peat and more, X Games L.A. 2013 was an event for the history books.
X Games Barcelona was filled with firsts, repeats, win streaks and another chapter for the ages in X Games history.
Andy Macdonald, Dennis McCoy, Rune Glifberg and Bob Burnquist have competed in every Summer X Games since 1995. The final chapter of that streak will be penned at X Games Barcelona.
Leticia Bufoni and Pedro Barros capped Brazil's impressive medal haul with skateboarding golds amongst a diverse field at X Games' debut in Foz do Iguacu.
Bob Burnquist is not only pushing the progression of Skateboard Big Air; he's ensuring the future legacy of the discipline.
The start times for the Skateboard Big Air and GoPro BMX Big Air competitions have been moved up to avoid nightime ramp condensation.
Interest in action sports, particularly skateboarding, has never been higher.
Video of the best runs, interviews and behind-the-scenes footage from X Games LA 2012.
Bob Burnquist earned his third X gold in Skate Big Air at X Games 17.