TYLENOL NATIONAL BMX CHAMPIONSHIPS Dirt rider Ryan Nyquist guns
for his 11th straight title in the Vans Triple Crown series, in
Denver, after dusting his competition at last month's event in
Salt Lake City.
INTERNATIONAL CLIMBERS FESTIVAL This four-day festival in Lander,
Wyo., offers mountaineering clinics, yoga sessions and
world-class cragging in Wild Iris and Sinks Canyon. Speed climber
Timmy O'Neill is the keynote speaker.
RIDING GIANTS Stacy Peralta's follow-up to his skateboard film
Dogtown and Z-Boys, this documentary about big-wave surfers opens
in limited release. Peralta tracked down the California riders
who, by venturing to the North Shore in the 1950s, started the
KIEHL'S BADWATER ULTRAMARATHON Two-time defending champion Pam
Reed, who beat Dean Karnazes by 25 minutes in this event last
year, will be back to defend her title on this 135-mile haul
through California from Death Valley to Mount Whitney.