Discussion

VIP Vantage Point

Updated: April 30, 2009, 5:04 PM ET
By Tracy Anderson

Part of the X Games experience is access. There's a laminate or a bracelet for every gate, every door, every rope you try to cross. A security guard waits at each corner, just waiting to pounce on you because you don't have the proper credential. "You can go here." "You can't go here." It's like being at some exclusive club where once you get past one velvet rope, there's another velvet rope to get past 15 feet later. The DC viewing lounge at the base of the Superpipe is one such example of the ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE ACTION SPORTS HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM