Red Bull and some of the world’s greatest fixed gear bicycle riders converged on San Francisco’s Justin Herman Plaza park again for this year’s Red Bull Ride + Style FixedGear Competition. As expected the event brought out some of the most exhilarating and daring of twowheelers, some of which banged out everything from backflips to frameless drops off and onto ramps. Watch the recap and really ask yourself how these guys pull all of these BMX style tricks on bikes with fixed (no free pedaling) cogs.
Our main man Luis Tolentino (professional skateboarder/philanthropist) was back on the Quisqueyan island spreading love. This time he went over with the Harold Hunter Foundation and the support of Red Bull to skate, give out equipment and give lessons to his people, the natives. The trip has been cut into online episodes with the first one now playing.
A few months ago Shut Skateboards pro rider, Luis Tolentino, took a trip back to his native rootThe Dominican Republic. The introspective ripper speaks a bit about what it meant to return in the following Red Bullsponsored short. It features Tolentino ripping by the countryside and an abandoned sugarcane factory in the village of Monte Llano, Puerto Plata. As it turns out, our Editor at Large is actually from there! Oh, and Tolentio flies over a cow too…
Now you don’t necessarily have to be an energy drink lover to enjoy the world according Red Bull. The Red Bulletin is an awesome monthly publication that covers culture, sports, events, and overall cool stuff from around the globe. There’s even an app version of the mag for all you pad users. Sweet!
The actionsports advocates at Red Bull Media House pulled out all of the stops for their upcoming releaseThe Art Of Flightan intense, highdefinition rollercoaster ride through some of the most unimaginable snowboard locations with some of the world’s top riders. Judging from the impressive trailer, the film will undoubtedly rock snowboard fans and regulars out of their visual socks! Look out for its release this coming September.