Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Archery Season Begins, Undeterred By State's Economic Downturn

It s the day Michigan archers have been waiting all year for but has a poor economy put a damper on the sport WNEM TV5 s Jay Brandow investigates

Video Essay: School for Stuntmen Thriving

At the International Stunt School students are doing crazy things like being set on fire or jumping 50 feet into a giant airbag Some also face an added risk they ve paid thousands of dollars to try to launch a new career in Hollywood Oct 1

Parachute jumpers

Parachute jumpers

WAVY News 10 Online - 1:30 p.m.

WAVY News 10 Online - 1 30 p m

Parachutists jump from WVEC tower

Suffolk city spokeswoman Debbie George says a witness saw three people
jump with parachutes from a 1 000-foot-tall TV tower at around 6 40
a m Wednesday

Parachutists hit transformer, then bolt

Parachutists hit transformer then bolt

Clovis Police Bust Drug Dealers at Local Skate Park

Clovis police arrest some drug dealers who reportedly where selling pot to kids at a local skate park

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

The local circular stocked with coupons has gone the way of the web GroupOn com offers printable coupons offering big discounts to things you might consider a little more exotic From deals on teeth whitening spa massages and skydiving lessons there is something for everyone on the site Lisa Murphy reports Watch the video

Labenski Leads Bombers

Labenski Leads Bombers

Boy's death highlights rare danger

You may be taking a big chance by water skiing wake boarding or even swimming in a Florida Lake right now and the Polk County Health Department says you shouldn t risk it The warning comes after 10-year-old Phillip Gompf died after contact with a rare but dangerous amoeba

BMX Bikers Ride At 'Extreme Makeover' Site

The Extreme Makeover Home Edition site featured some extreme athletes

Raw 92-Year-Old Skydiver Takes Plunge

92-year-old Jane Bockstruck celebrated her birthday this month with a flawless 13 000-foot plunge from an airplane She took the 120-mph free fall in front of her children grandchildren and great-grandchildren in Orange Massachusetts Sept 29

Utah's mountain communities brace for sudden cold

PARK CITY UTAH ABC4 News The trees are changing colors the children are playing at the skate park and tourists are still shopping in shorts on Park City s historic Main Street but that s all about to change dramatically

Monday, September 28, 2009

Ruth Eldredge on Lee Denim Day

Ruth Eldredge -- cancer survivor and board member of the National Breast Cancer Coalition -- talka about Lee Denim Day Oct 2nd and how it helps fund research

FLW Champion Returns

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92-Year-Old Skydiver Takes Plunge

Jane Bockstruck 92 celebrates her birthday with a flawless 13 000-foot plunge from an airplane

Sunday, September 27, 2009

Stories of Surviving Breast Cancer

Deborah Wilson joins us on FOX Morning News to talk about breast health and her book Beyond The Boobs which includes 10 inspiring stories of breast cancer survival including her s 160

Rockies Post Season Preps Underway

With the Colorado Rockies winning the wild-card race one week before the regular season is over downtown businesses are already making post season plans

Sandboarding down South Africa's gold mine 'dumps'

Mineral deposit mine dumps in South Africa have been around since the start of the country s Gold Rush in the 1880s -- but have only recently become the site of a new sport sandboarding It s given urbanites in inland Johannesburg the opportunity to experience some sun and sand and makes use of what was long considered a local eyesore

Saturday, September 26, 2009

Orange Fans Get Back Hope 9-27-09

Kenny Perry is Top Performer

Kenny Perry is Top Performer

New Kearns Skate Park could bring in the wrong crowd

KEARNS Utah ABC 4 News - Is a skate park the answer to keeping kids off the street That s the hope in Kearns in an area riddled with high crime graffiti and gang violence

Friday, September 25, 2009

Tiger Woods Friday's Top Performer

Tiger Woods Friday s Top Performer

Base jumper apparently caught on tape

Around 12 30 a m on Wednesday September 16 a young man casually took the elevator to the top of the building and jumped from the John Barton Apartments on Massachusetts Avenue

Thursday, September 24, 2009

Mexican border-crossing -- an extreme sport?

Here s the scene sirens howl while a group of Mexicans wriggle through the dirt in utter darkness until they re accosted by sirens and wrestled to the ground But these aren t migrants and there is no border to cross They are visitors to an attraction park and have paid to suffer a pretend run to the United States

In-Depth Look - Alphabet Autos

Cars or Alphabet Soup - Alphanumeric Model Names Making Auto Encryption Increasingly Difficult Bloomberg News

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Best Winter of Your Life –人生で最高の冬

You could have the winter of your life with more fun than you could imagine Picture yourself in getting paid to learn and improve your skiing snowboard skills win some great prizes and be at the center of this exciting promotion The Winner will become the Face of the Hanazono Resort Niseko for the 2009 2010 winter seasonPresent the Daily Video Snow Reports

New Disc Golf Course in Conklin

Iron Dog loses Tesoro sponsorship

Sunday, September 20, 2009

Roller Derby 'Brawl of America' in St. P

There are a lot of women with roller skates helmets knee and elbow pads walking -- or rolling -- around downtown St Paul this weekend They re all part of the Brawl of America roller derby tournament But many of us don t know a whole lot about roller derby That s where our Todd Walker comes in

Saturday, September 19, 2009

Florida Gators: Saturday Top Performer

Florida Gators Saturday Top Performer

William & Mary beats Norfolk State 27-15

Number 5 William Mary tops Norfolk State to remain unbeaten for the 2009 season WAVY TV s Chris Reckling has the action from Dick Price Stadium

Christopher Newport needs 3 OT's to beat Salisbury

Christopher Newport University slips past Salisbury in triple overtime WAVY TV s Ahmed Fareed has the story

Friday, September 18, 2009

'Couch Surfing' Can Save Travelers Money

It s free but it comes with risks

Thursday, September 17, 2009

Tackle A Tower

Ryan Pickett tackles the opponent then helps Acts 1 8 ministry to build water towers to help those in need in Africa

Woman indicted of manslaughter in car surfing accident

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Players test out giant lever

Student-athetes from St John s Jesuit and St Francis high schools tried out the new giant lever exhibit at the new Imagination Station which is expected to open Oct 10

The Knights and Titans face each other Friday evening on the football field

On this lever we have rope tied very low and one tied very hight so people pulling from the side away from the fulcrum have a mechanical advantage of three to one said Carl Nelson exhibit and facilities director

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

DJ DiNardo runs wild for Cox high School

Football is a family affair at Cox high school Chris Reckling has the story of DJ DiNardo and his favorite coach father Jimmy

Teen hit by car while skateboarding

A teen was rushed to the hospital Tuesday morning after being hit by a car while he was riding his skateboard

How To Buy a Wet Suit For Surfing

Whether surfing on a brisk summer morning or in freezing winter waters you ll need a wet suit Here s what to look for

Skate fans bring new sport to Uganda

In Uganda s capital a handful of skaters with a passion have built their own haven from poverty and hardship outside Their skate park is a first for East Africa and they hope the key to wider recognition and support for their sport Duration 01 38

Monday, September 14, 2009

Memorial Held For Marine Killed In Parachute Accident

A memorial service is held for the local Marine killed when his parachute failed to open during a training exercise

Saturday, September 12, 2009

Top Performer Saturday September 12

Top Performer Saturday September 12

Pacific Grove Triathlon Kicks Off

Hundreds gathered at Lover s Point to compete for a chance to qualify for the 2010 Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon

BMX shredfest competition at Onondaga Lake Skatepark 9-12-09

Onondaga Lake Skatepark will be closed Saturday from 10 00am-4 30pm for an extreme competition The BMX Shredfest is open to all BMX riders registered at the skatepark

Friday, September 11, 2009

Sidney Airshow Preview

It s said to be one of the largest airshows in North America and that s a pretty impressive title for an event that only began four years ago On September 26th and 27th the Sidney andamp lt a href andamp quot http www kxnet com t montanaandamp quot class andamp quot kxInlineLinkandamp quot andamp gt Montanaandamp lt aandamp gt Airshow will feature dozens of aerial demonstrations including wing walking skydiving and many mid-air flying stunts The Canadian Snowbirds jet fleet will be headlining the show along with performers from across the U S Warren Pietsch has been flying in the airshow since it began and this year he ll be piloting 3 different airplanes for the event He says it s a rare opportunity for spectators to view stunts like these especially in a location as nearby as Sidney Warren Pietsch andamp lt a href andamp quot http www kxnet com t minot-ndandamp quot class andamp quot kxInlineLinkandamp quot andamp gt Minotandamp lt aandamp gt Pilot andamp quot If people are interested in seeing an airshow this is about as close as their gonna get for this caliber of airshow for the tri-state area around here to be able to drive over to Sidney or fly over to Sidney and watch this airshow it s gonna be a huge show really a lot of fun good show andamp quot The Sidney Montana Airshow takes place on September 26th and 27th Gates open at 8 am and showtime is set for 1 pm

Friday Football Frenzy Segment Two

The second segment includes Milwaukee Marquette a wild affair between Pewaukee and New Berlin Eisenhower and 2 City Conference showdowns

Surfing collision sends man to hospital

Surfing collision sends man to hospital

SkyKING: Puyallup Fair cattle drive takes a detour

The annual Puyallup Fair cattle drive through the streets of downtown Puyallup took an unexpected turn when the cattle decided to stop in at a convenience story SkyKING aerials

Thursday, September 10, 2009

Keene State Senior Overcomes Obstacles To Play

Erin Dallas has faced many challenges as she sought to continuing playing field hockey

Wednesday, September 9, 2009

Teen Hit Skateboarding Through Traffic

9 10 09 - A Williamson County teenager is recovering after being hit by a truck on a busy road Wednesday evening

Fall Practice Begins For Orange 9-9-09

Fall Practice Begins For Orange

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

Other pilots say power parachute was flying too low

SALT LAKE CITY ABC 4 News - Pilots and instructors say power parachutes are safe and fun but you have to know what you re doing Most say the pilot involved in Monday s accident in Hooper was flying too low

Tuesday's Top Performer: Nick Swisher

Tuesday s Top Performer Nick Swisher

Victim's Family Lobbies for Skate Park

An Arlington father whose skateboarding son was hit and killed by a car alongside Interstate 20 wants city leaders to speed up plans for building a public skate park He says doing so will keep other skateboarders safe

Victim of Hooper's powered parachute accident speaks out

A victim of the powered parachute accident in Hooper speaks out Hooper s Mayor explains why they aren t taking criminal action

Bob Barker on WWE Raw?

The former Price Is Right Host lays the smack down on Raw

Raw Paraglider Crashes Into Crowd

A motor-powered paraglider dropping prizes at a festival in Utah crashed into a crowd and injured six people half of them children Sept 8

Monday, September 7, 2009

New look for Virginia Beach Sportsplex

New field new management and new mission for the Virginia Beach Sportsplex WAVY TV s Ahmed Fareed has the latest from the beach

Charity Surfing Festival

Thousands of surfers and beach-goers headed to Brevard County over the Labor Day weekend for the National Kidney Foundation Charity Surfing Festival

Sunday, September 6, 2009

Rhode Show: Behind the Scenes Special

This special edition of The Rhode Show explores the inner workings of the morning program from when the news goes on at 5 AM to the end of The Rhode Show We also look back at the histories of the anchors and show some bloopers

Teams gearing up for Tour of Missouri

Several teams participating in the Tour of Missouri are gearing up for the start of the race in downtown St Louis The 600-mile race kicks off Monday afternoon and runs through next Sunday News 4 s Ray Preston reports and 149 Click here for raw video of Tour of Missouri preparations and 149 Click here for more information on the Tour of Missouri

2009 Rock 'n' Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon

WAVY-TV s Chris Reckling has highlites from the 2009 Rock n Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon

Skydriver Injured After Parachute Fails

A skydiver is recovering after his primary chute fails to open during a jump

Eye on New Mexico 9/6/09

this week on kob tv a special documentary for families to watch it s called risk and it s about teenagers and risks they take and why they re so impulsive and why they take those risks

Saturday, September 5, 2009

World championship brings foosball players to Grapevine

Sights and sounds from Saturday s play at the 100 000 Tornado World Championship Series of Foosball at the Hilton DFW Lakes in Grapevine DMN-Video editing Ron Baselice

Friday, September 4, 2009

Firefighter Plans Skydive Marathon

An Indiana firefighter has planned a real up-and-down day attempting to skydive 100 times in southwest Ohio Sept 4

skateboarder id'd

skateboarder id d

Man Attempts Skydiving Record

Steel Horse - 9/6 - Segment 2

In this segment Motorcycles on Meridian Straight from the Horse s Mouth Baby Oliver s Ride and Safety 101

Firefighter Trying to Set Skydiving Record in Lebanon

Thursday, September 3, 2009

Surfing addicts take to rivers in search of waves

Forget Hawaii Hossegor and Bali The latest destination for surfing is Canada under the shadow of Montreal s grey skies More than 500 kilometers from the ocean surfing addicts flock to ride waves on the St Lawrence River

Skateboarder struck by Car

A man skateboarding on Washington Street was hit by a car Thursday morning the force of impact enough to blow one of his sneakers onto the breakdown lane of a nearby highway

skateboarder struck

skateboarder struck in providence

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

Whos Got Game: Roller Derby

Did you know there are women in New England competing in professional roller derby right now They call themselves the Boston Derby Dames and this is not an easy sport to master It s a sport that is a combination of physical and finesse and recently our own Butch Stearns and Ryan Asselta decided to give this sport a try

The Martial Arts Challenge

Lance Allan of Today s TMJ4 takes on Melodie Jungmann who s won two gold medals against men in international martial arts competitions

Navy Pier AeroBalloon

A unique balloon ride opened at Navy Pier today It allows people to see Chicago like never before Tera Williams has the early reviews from Navy Pier 160

Tuesday, September 1, 2009

Local Woman Takes 60th Skydive

A local woman who was at first afraid to try sky diving has now taken her 60th jump and she doesn t plan on stopping any time soon

"Close call" in the skies above Northern Utah

SALT LAKE CITY ABC 4 News - The skydiving plane and the SkyWest Airlines regional jet missed each other by a half mile on Sunday They were seconds away from disaster

Daniel Hudson gets the call of a lifetime.

The Chicago White Sox call up young pitching phenom Daniel Hudson WAVY-TV s Chris Reckling has the story from Norfolk s Harbor Park

Old Dominion football player Jason Fuller

From the University of Virginia to the fields of Old Dominion Jason Fuller has come full circle in his football career WAVY-TV s Chris Reckling has his story

How To Replace Skateboard Wheels

Broken or missing skateboard wheels aren t the end of the world In just a few minutes you can replace them