Photos of the Week

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Get on the Flore
Alex Middleton performs a Fakie Tuck in England

Get on the Flore

Florecast is a British DIY ‘zine dedicated to skateboarding and analogue film photography and this Florecast image by Sam Roberts shows Alex Middleton performing a Fakie Tuck in some pipes they drove past on the motorway.

© Sam Roberts
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Slater still going strong
Kelly Slater performs in Tahiti

Slater still going strong

Multiple world surfing champion Kelly Slater showed that he is still as good as ever at the Billabong Pro Tahiti if this image is anything to go by. Slater was beaten to the title by Ace Buchan, but the 41-year-old impressed all week long in Tahiti.

© Brian Bielmann
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Heavyweight performance from Kilo
Kilo Kish performs at The Blockley as part of the Red Bull Sound Select in Philadelphia, PA, USA, 16 July 2013.

Heavyweight performance from Kilo

As part of Red Bull Sound Select in Philadelphia, American vocalist Lakisha Kimberly Robinson, aka Kilo Kish, rocked the crowd in fine style.

© Ryan Muir / Red Bull Content Pool
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Standing ovation
Venue of Red Bull Flying Bach in Santiago, Chile on August 17th, 2013

Standing ovation

The latest to witness the unique fusion of breakdance and classical music that is Red Bull Flying Bach were the sellout crowd in Santiago, Chile, who showed their appreciation at the end of another fine performance.

© Alfredo Escobar/Red Bull Content Pool
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Semenuk at the double
Brandon Semenuk on the podium at Red Bull Joyride 2013 in Whistler, BC on 17th of August, 2013

Semenuk at the double

Mountain Bike Freeride star Brandon Semenuk landed his second Red Bull Joyride gold in three years at the Diamond FMB Event at Crankworx Whistler at the weekend. Semenuk took the honours ahead of Martin Söderström in second and Sam Pilgrim completed the podium.

© Jussi Grznar / Red Bull Content Pool
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Under Aksel's Wing
Frida Rosmer Hauge performs during the Red Bull Under My Wing with Aksel Lund Svindal in Folgefonna, Norway on June 27th 2013

Under Aksel's Wing

Ski star Aksel Lund Svindal was back home in Norway handing on his experience and knowledge to a group of aspiring teenagers in Red Bull Under My Wing in Folgefonna. In this image Frida Rosmer Hauge shows Aksel what she has learned from the Olympic champion.

© Daniel Tengs/Red Bull Content Pool
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Marquez makes his Marc
Marc Marquez celebrates after winning the Red Bull Indianapolis GP at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA on 18 August, 2013.

Marquez makes his Marc

Rookie Honda rider Marc Márquez took his fourth win of the season and extended his lead at the top of the MotoGP World Championship to 21 points with an excellent win at the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix.

© Garth Milan/Red Bull Content Pool
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In the eye of the storm
Marcilio Browne from Brasil performs at the Mission 2 of the Red Bull Storm Chase in Tamma Harbour, Tasmania on August 18 2013.

In the eye of the storm

The final four windsurfers have been selected for the last mission of Red Bull Storm Chase 2013 – windsurfing's most challenging contest. At Marrawah, Tasmania, Thomas Traversa, Dany Bruch, Leon Jamaer and Marcilio Browne (pictured) qualified for the third and final mission.

© Sebastian Marko/Red Bull Content Pool
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King of New York
Orlando Duque completes a flying back in front of the Statue of Liberty in New York City, NY, USA on August 19, 2013

King of New York

Ahead of this weekend's Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series stop in Boston, former world champion Orlando Duque showed the New Yorkers how it's done by diving from a helicopter into the Hudson River in front of the Empire State Building.

© Brian Nevins/Red Bull Content Pool
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Death defying
Competitor performs during the World Championship of Death in Oslo, Norway on August 17th 2013

Death defying

One of oddest events around took place in Oslo, Norway at the International Death-Diving Association Championships. To complete a death dive, one leaps in a horizontal X-formation and plunges from the 10-metre board into the pool below, curling up at the last moment to avoid actual death. OK, then.

© Daniel Tengs/Red Bull Content Pool
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