After 3 nights of parties and a huge winning set from Eskei83 the night before, word absolutely blew up about Red Bull Thre3Style in Toronto. For Thursday’s qualifier at the Hoxton, it was sold out two days in advance, there was a lineup around the block before it was even dark out, and by the end of the night A-Trak had played a much-demanded encore and we had another competitor headed to Saturday’s final. Watch the video to see highlights from the night that saw Jamaica's DJ Inferno, Canada's Adam Doubleyou, S. Korea's DJ Acorn, and USA's Trentino fight it out for a spot at the grand finals.
Maybe it was after the competitors saw DJ Byte win on night 1, but at the 2nd night of competition at the Red Bull Thre3Style World DJ Championships, things got even more serious. Toronto's Mod Club was packed right from the start, and by the end of the night we had another qualifier DJ for Sunday's final and some amazing moments. Watch the video for highlights, including Jazzy Jeff vs Skratch Bastid, and Eskei83 taking the win for Germany earning him a spot in the grand final.
The Red Bull Thre3Style World DJ Championships is the biggest DJ competition in the world. From November 4-9, Toronto, Canada will host DJs from across the world who fought their way through regional qualifiers in their own countries to earn a spot at the finals week. DJ against DJ - country against country - competitors practice their 15-minute sets for months knowing that international glory is on the line. The World Champion will be decided on Saturday, November 9. Alongside the competing DJs will be headliners DJ Jazzy Jeff, Kid Koala, A-Trak, Ali Shaheed Muhammad (A Tribe Called Quest), DJ Maseo (De La Soul), and a Tribe Called Red.
Watch highlights from night 1 of competition at the Red Bull Thre3Style World DJ Championships 2013 in Toronto, Canada. Competing on the night were Azerbaijan's DJ Twist, Argentina's Lukas Canaves, Chile's DJ Byte, and the World Final's first female competitor, Taiwan's DJ Ray Ray. They had their work cut out for them. The judging panel included DJ Jazzy Jeff and Skratch Bastid, and headlining the night was Kid Koala, Toronto's Turnstylez crew, and Shortkut of the Beat Junkies. Serious company! After incredible set after set, it was Chile's DJ Byte who impressed the judges with his creative mixing and track selection, earning him a spot in Saturday's grand final.
Put the world's best BMX dirt jumpers and trail riders on one of the most amazing dirt contest courses ever built, and you get top-notch, progressive riding and a hell of a good time. The Finals at Red Bull Dreamline 2013 consisted of 12 riders who threw their best tricks out in a laid-back, two-hour jam session. The judging was handled by the riders themselves, because no one knows how hard it is to do the tricks on this course than the riders themselves. The top 3 riders in the final were as follows: Pat Casey (USA), TJ Ellis (USA), and Kyle Baldock (AUS).
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Red Bull Kick It 2013 was held in K-Art Hall in South Korea on June 29th, 2013. 5 judges decided the fate of advanced martial artists and karate professionals. Martial artist, Andy Le, took first followed by Donavan Sheehan in 2nd place.
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Watch the best freerunners leap from rooftop to rooftop, flip off buildings, and balance themselves on exposed obstacles at Red Bull Art of Motion in Santorini, Greece.
Check out the best moments from the Red Bull Local Hero Tour 2013 in Almaty, Kazakhstan. Watch as Maxim Kruglov, Victor Magdeyev, Anton Evstifeev, and Ravil Nassirov throw down some impressive tricks.
The Red Bull BC One North American Finals put on an exciting display as 16 of the most established North American B-Boys went head-to-head in an intense round of battles. It was eventually determined in front of the capacity audience at Warehouse Live in Houston that B-Boy Gravity of Brooklyn, New York is the champion.
Orlando Duque takes his first season win during the fifth stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2013.
On his visit to India, Kotaro Tokuda went around various significant spots in Mumbai showcasing his freestyle soccer skills while experiencing the city and what it has to offer.
The unique bicycle event known as Red Bull Pump Jam ventured over to Japan for the first time in the contest's history. The rules are simple: make it around the track as fast as possible without falling off. Check out the highlights from the event!
David Colturi takes first-ever Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series victory in Malcesine, Italy. Check out all the highlights from the event!
Red Bull Skate Arcade is a game where the real competition crosses with the digital. The local skater Tomás Colussi was the overall winner of National Final in Guatemala City and will represent his flag in the World Final 2013 in Barcelona.
Dozens of funny homemade cars raced down a 500-meter long track descent on the Domaine national de Saint-Cloud with a single goal in mind: to be the fastest and win. Check out the highlights from Red Bull - Caisses à savon (Red Bull Soapbox Race) here!
14 of the world's best wakeboarders took part in the 2013 Red Bull Harbour Reach in Liverpool's iconic Albert Dock in front of 8,000 spectators. Check out the best action from the event!
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Cedric Dumont and Jhonathan Florez marked a milestone in the world history by being the first athletes to fly over Nazca lines wearing only a wingsuit. Both athletes jumped from a plane at 2,700 high, flying over the immensity of the Nazca desert for more than two minutes, reaching speeds of 190 kilometers per hour. Definitively a more than a privilege view of these famous geoglyphs, recognized worldwide by UNESCO as World Heritage.