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BMX Free Finals

Blood runs down the face of Dennis McCoy following a bad landing that caused him to smash his face into the handlebar. (Myung J. Chun / LAT)
Dennis McCoy is helped away after landing hard in his second run and smashing his face into the handlebar of his bike. (Myung J. Chun / LAT)
August 4, 2007: Jamie Bestwick kisses the vert ramp as a thank you to the X Games following his last run in the BMX Freestyle. (Myung J. Chun, LAT)
Chad Kagy shows the moves that earned him the win in the BMX Freestyle Vert final. (Myung J. Chun / LAT)
Jimmy Walker wowed the judges early on but finished in fifth place. (Myung J. Chun / LAT)
The high-flying Simon Tabron finished in third place. (Myung J. Chun / LAT)
August 4, 2007: Kevin Robinson (bottom white shirt) is dog piled by fellow riders after completing his history-making double flare (a double backflip with a 180-degree turn) in the BMX Vert Freestyle Best Trick final. (Myung J. Chun / LAT)
Kevin Robinson begins the first backward rotation of his double flare (a double backflip with a 180-degree turn) to become the first-ever to complete the bicycle maneuver during the BMX Vert Freestyle Best Trick final. (Myung J. Chun / LAT)
Kevin Robinson (front) takes in the excitement following his history-making double flare. (Myung J. Chun / LAT)
In another history-making move, Chad Kagy completes a flat spin, double tailwhip in the BMX Vert Freestyle Best Trick final. (Myung J. Chun / LAT)
Chad Kagy raises his arms in celebration as first place is his in the BMX Freestyle Vert final. (Myung J. Chun / LAT)
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