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X Games 12 - Day 2

Kyle Goldman, 6, concerntrates on the kid’s ramp as Jetix skateboard trainer Minn Vo gives him some last second pointers Friday at X Fest at Home Depot Center. (Denny Lester / latimes.com)
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)
August 4, 2007: Travis Pastrana executes a double backflip in the Moto X Best Trick final. (Jeff Gross / Getty Images)
Shaun White can’t stay on the skateboard as he falls trying a triple spin in the Skateboard Vert Best Trick event. (Lori Shepler / LAT)
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)
Mat Rebeaud practices for the Moto X Best Trick competition. (Myung J. Chun / LAT)
The high-flying Simon Tabron finished in third place. (Myung J. Chun / LAT)
Bucky Lasek in action during his first place win in the Skateboard Vert Best Trick event. (Lori Shepler / LAT)
Mat Rebeaud, 2nd place winner, makes a run in the BMX Vert Best Trick event. (Lori Shepler / LAT)
Defending champion Paul Rodriguez, of Tarzana, works his board over a box during his seventh-place finish in the Skateboard Street Men’s Final. (Allen J. Schaben / LAT)
August 4, 2007: Remi Bizouard goes upside down in action in the BMX Vert Best Trick. (Lori Shepler / LAT)
August 4, 2007: Travis Pastrana practices before the Moto X Freestyle competition. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Andrew Reynolds, of Winter Haven, Fla, soars over a box en route to taking the bronze medal. (Allen J. Schaben / 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)
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