Author: Jonathan Strauss (Jonathan Strauss)

February 23, 2014February 23, 2014

SOCHI, Russia—Sage Kotsenburg, the surprise slopestyle Olympic champion, brought some casual and informal color to the daily International Olympic Committee press briefing on Monday, confusing some by using the word “stoked” in his description of his attitude. Appearing in a navy-blue USA sweater and capping his wavy blond hair with a black beanie hat, Kotsenburg discussed...

February 18, 2014February 18, 2014

‘Stoked,’ From 1960s Surfers to Sochi / Wall Street Journal / February 15, 2014 Snowboarding Olympian Sage Kotsenburg couldn’t get away from the word during his news conference. By Ben Zimmer “I’m so stoked to be here, representing the U.S.A., for sure.” So began the news conference of Sage Kotsenburg, gold-medal winner of the first-ever...

March 5, 2012March 5, 2012


ORLANDO, FLA (March 5, 2012) — Today, Nautique announced they will be the official towboat of the 2012 Pan Am Wakeboard Championships sanctioned by International Waterski and Wakeboard Federation (IWWF). The event will be held during Board Up at Mills Pond Park located in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida on March 22-24, 2012 and exclusively towed by...

January 27, 2012January 27, 2012

Ridiculous Winches Partners With Board Up Mills Pond

Ridiculous Winches offers a winch that is superior to the competition in safety, beauty, strength, & technology. How are we able to do this? We own and operate all the machines needed to manufacture these one of a kind winches. From the drill presses, to the saws and right down to the Calypso Waterjet. We...

June 6, 2011June 6, 2011

Adrenalina Skateboard Marathon Tour Press Release

Adrenalina, a growing extreme sports and adventure-themed lifestyle brand, today announced the initial four-city launch of the Adrenalina Skateboard Marathon World Tour.  The first skateboard event of its kind, designed to promote health and fitness, and the action sports lifestyle, the 26.2-mile longboard race will debut on Governors Island in New York City on July...

August 17, 2010August 17, 2010

The Latest News in Action Sports

If you`re looking for your next adrenaline rush then action or extreme sports are for you. Experience the thrill and inherent danger. Feel the speed, throw some amazing stunts. Challenge your limits in all elements in air land and water. Extreme air sports include bungee jumping, BASE jumping, gliding, high wire, hang gliding, sky flying,...