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Tony Hawk talks about expansion of X Games

Updated: May 17, 2011, 3:31 PM ET
By Lynn Hoppes

Skateboarding legend Tony Hawk, who turned 43 last week, isn't slowing down on the board. In fact, he's actually speeding up.

"With today's skateboarders being so diverse and challenging, you have to do things to keep up. And I've tried it all," said Hawk, the most successful skateboarder in history. "Seriously, years ago, would you go down a handrail or a set of stairs? Would you consider a 540 above a lip? Skateboarding really has evolved."

With that growth comes ...

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