X Games

Zack Warden through the years

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X Games 13, 2007

Photograph By Cody York

Then an 18-year-old aspiring BMX Vert, Park and Big Air rider, Zack Warden traveled to X Games 13 and attempted to qualify for BMX Big Air. "I missed the cut by 0.25 of a point to [Mat] Hoffman. I didn't think I'd be anywhere close to qualifying, and then I was right behind my hero," Warden says.