Category: Sport

14.09.2015 that-good-dubai-nigel-sylvester-go-cover Sport
Nigel Sylvester Launches New ‘GO!’ Series

See the Big Apple from Sylvester’s perspective. Like skateboarding, BMX has always been about expressing your own point of view. It’s fitting then that Nigel Sylvester would give us a true, up close and personal perspective of what riding is really like — which is exactly what he’s set out to do with his new GO! series.

See the Big Apple from Sylvester’s perspective. Like skateboarding, BMX has always been about expressing your own point of view. It’s fitting then that Nigel Sylvester would give us a true, up close and personal perspective of what riding is really like — which is exactly what he’s set out to do with his new GO! series. Kicking off in the Big Apple, the very first installment of the series offers a look at Sylvester’s hometown of New York City through his own eyes...

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Posted by Mike in Sport
03.08.2015 robbie Sport
DC Presents Robbie Maddison’s ‘Pipe Dream’

DC presents Robbie “Maddo” Maddison’s “Pipe Dream,” giving the world a chance to witness history being made as Maddo rides his dirt bike on the powerful and iconic waves of Tahiti. From his helmet to motocross boots, Maddo was dressed for FMX when he took his dirt bike into the unchartered saltwater terrain of the Pacific Ocean in French Polynesia.

DC presents Robbie “Maddo” Maddison’s “Pipe Dream,” giving the world a chance to witness history being made as Maddo rides his dirt bike on the powerful and iconic waves of Tahiti. From his helmet to motocross boots, Maddo was dressed for FMX when he took his dirt bike into the unchartered saltwater terrain of the Pacific Ocean in French Polynesia. For nearly two years Robbie has been focused on making surfing on his motorbike a reality. His efforts paid off in...

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Posted by Flo in Sport
15.07.2015 that-good-dubai-Jed-Mildon-World-First-Quadruple-BackflipBMX Sport
Jed Mildon Lands World’s First Quadruple Backflip on BMX

New Zealand BMX sensation Jed Mildon has set the new standard for BMX around the world, having landed the world’s very first quadruple backflip on a bike. The Knievel-level stunt was performed at motocross legend Travis Pastrana’s personal compound, on behalf of Pastrana’s Nitro Circus collective.

New Zealand BMX sensation Jed Mildon has set the new standard for BMX around the world, having landed the world’s very first quadruple backflip on a bike. The Knievel-level stunt was performed at motocross legend Travis Pastrana’s personal compound, on behalf of Pastrana’s Nitro Circus collective – which seems to be specially vested in breaking records across all action sports. The above video showcases the stunt in all its glory, where Mildon is joined by fellow BMX...

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Posted by Mike in Sport
17.06.2015 that-good-dubai-goldenstate Sport
Golden State Warriors Win First NBA Championship in 40 Years

The Golden State Warriors launched some 8,900 shots this season. They attempted layups and 3-pointers, runners and elbow jumpers. They dazzled fans and overwhelmed opponents. But every time the ball left their fingertips, the Warriors seemed to be building toward something bigger and better, toward the brightest stage and the grandest prize. The Warriors were chasing history, a journey they completed last night at Quicken Loans Arena with a 105-97 victory over the...

The Golden State Warriors launched some 8,900 shots this season. They attempted layups and 3-pointers, runners and elbow jumpers. They dazzled fans and overwhelmed opponents. But every time the ball left their fingertips, the Warriors seemed to be building toward something bigger and better, toward the brightest stage and the grandest prize. The Warriors were chasing history, a journey they completed last night at Quicken Loans Arena with a 105-97 victory over the...

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Posted by Flo in Sport
17.06.2015 that-good-dubai-champs-bert-marcus-cover Sport
Filmmaker Bert Marcus Talks Boxing Documentary *CHAMPS*

Life+Times spoke with Marcus about CHAMPS and the role boxing plays in society. Focusing on Mike Tyson, Evander Holyfield and Bernard Hopkins, CHAMPS follows each fighter from their rough childhoods, to their reigns as champions, through their lives after the limelight.

Life+Times spoke with Marcus about CHAMPS and the role boxing plays in society. Focusing on Mike Tyson, Evander Holyfield and Bernard Hopkins, CHAMPS follows each fighter from their rough childhoods, to their reigns as champions, through their lives after the limelight. In the 20th century boxing icons such as Jack Dempsey, Joe Louis, Muhammad Ali, Roberto Duran, Sugar Ray Leonard, and Mike Tyson had dominant reigns and were internationally recognized athletes. Over the...

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Posted by Mike in Sport
10.06.2015 that-good-dubai-tyler-ferenengel-silverdome-cover Sport
Abandoned Silverdome Becomes BMX Dream Playground for Tyler Fernengel

Up-and-coming Red Bull BMX Rider and Michigan native, Tyler Fernengel, has taken to the city’s derelict Silverdome stadium for an eerie and mesmerizing exhibition of his skills. The stadium, that has in the past hosted everything from Supercross, NFL, World Cup soccer games and Wrestlemania III, has stood deserted and in ruins for several years, providing the perfect backdrop of natural destruction for a young BMX rider such as Fernengel.

Up-and-coming Red Bull BMX Rider and Michigan native, Tyler Fernengel, has taken to the city’s derelict Silverdome stadium for an eerie and mesmerizing exhibition of his skills. The stadium, that has in the past hosted everything from Supercross, NFL, World Cup soccer games and Wrestlemania III, has stood deserted and in ruins for several years, providing the perfect backdrop of natural destruction for a young BMX rider such as Fernengel. Watch the video below to see...

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Posted by Mike in Sport
03.05.2015 that-good-dubai-mayweather-win-cover Sport
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Beats Manny Pacquiao

If you was awake to watch the fight then you will know that after a closely contested bout between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao, the winner by unanimous decision was “Money.”

If you was awake to watch the fight then you will know that after a closely contested bout between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao, the winner by unanimous decision was “Money.” The 12-round championship fight saw both boxers land an array of punches, however, Mayweather technical prowess and defensive tactics saw him edge “Pacman” – 118-110, 116-112, 116-112. Both fighters are set to walk away with a total purse of over $300 million USD.

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Posted by Mike in Sport
27.04.2015 Mayweather-vs-pacman-cover Sport
INSIDE MAYWEATHER VS. PACQUIAO Episode 2

Following episode one, Showtime Sports has released the second episode of their intimate four-part documentary series chronicling the life of pound-for-pound champion Floyd Mayweather as he navigates his collision course with Manny Pacquiao.

Following episode one, Showtime Sports has released the second episode of their intimate four-part documentary series chronicling the life of pound-for-pound champion Floyd Mayweather as he navigates his collision course with Manny Pacquiao. The new episode takes a look at Mayweather’s professional debut, his unrelenting training regiment, how he uses cryotherapy to help heal faster in-between workouts, and introduces you to some of the individuals in his trusted inner...

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Posted by Mike in Sport
22.04.2015 that-good-dubai-pac-may-cover Sport
HBO presents Mayweather vs Pacquiao *At Last* Episode 1

HBO release their first episode documentary chronicling the build-up to what has been dubbed as the ultimate fight of the modern era between global boxing champions Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao which will air on May 2, available via pay-per-view at a staggering $99.

HBO release their first episode documentary chronicling the build-up to what has been dubbed as the ultimate fight of the modern era between global boxing champions Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao which will air on May 2, available via pay-per-view at a staggering $99. As a means to satisfy the appetites of fans who are ravenous for what’s been dubbed , premium cable channel HBO releases a . The show was the result of an exclusive contract signed by Manny Pacquiao...

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Posted by Flo in Sport
20.04.2015 mayweather Sport
Inside Mayweather Vs Pacquiao

As we countdown one of the ,oat anticipated boxing matches of all time, SHOWTIME releases the first of its four-part mini-documentary series, following Floyd Mayweather, Jr. as he prepares for his showdown against pound-for-pound contender Manny Pacquaio.

As we countdown one of the ,oat anticipated boxing matches of all time, SHOWTIME releases the first of its four-part mini-documentary series, following Floyd Mayweather, Jr. as he prepares for his showdown against pound-for-pound contender Manny Pacquaio. The inaugural episode introduces Mayweather, chronicling his life prior to the vast fame and fortune his possesses today. The installment covers Mayweather’s relations with the bout’s rival promoter Bob Arum and his...

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