McCann wins BMX Freestyle Big Air

Updated: July 30, 2011, 4:43 PM ET
By Devon O'Neil | ESPN.com

High-flying veteran Steve McCann won a dramatic gold medal in BMX Big Air on Thursday night, sealing his first X Games victory on the final run of the competition. McCann edged fellow Australian Vince Byron to win one of the most carnage-filled contests in recent X Games memory with a score of 91.66. Byron, an X Games Big Air rookie, took silver with 90.66 points despite missing his last two runs due to a broken handlebar.

"I can't even tell you how good this feels," said McCann, ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?