X Games Seventeen, day ThreeJuly 31st, 2011 by admin received Comments Off Tweet
Shaun White wins second Vert gold eclipsing the three-time defending champ on his final run of the night. White landed 720, body varial frontside 540, heelflip body varial frontside 540, earning the 93 points that allowed him to beat Gagnon, 91.66 points. The bronze went to Bucky Lasek, 87.66 points.
The sixteen-year-old Nyjah Huston won the Skateboard Street over Brazilian skater Luan Oliveira and defending champ Ryan Sheckler. His tricks in the finals incuded a kickflip backside tailslide bigspin, a backside 360 lipside down the big rail, a kickflip from the concrete hip to 5-0 grind down the backside of the hubba ledge, and a last-minute hardflip off the roof to flat.
Daniel Dhers wins BMX Park finals with a run including corked 720s on the step down, indian air tailwhips and alley-oop double tailwhip 270 transfers. Silver went to Dennis Enarson and bronze to Scotty Cranmer.
Vicky Golden won the gold at the women Moto x Racing, over Tara Gieger and Livia Lancelot.
Speed and Style gold went to Nate Adams and the Rally Car victory went to Liam Doran
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