Photos of the Week

This week’s selection of great shots sees a host of talent battling the world’s toughest elements.

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The perfect storm
Windsurfer Thomas Traversa wins Red Bull Storm Chase in Cornwall

The perfect storm

While the rest of south-west England rushed for shelter from the latest Atlantic onslaught, Thomas Traversa was winning the latest Red Bull Storm Chase at Gwithian, Cornwall.

© Simon Crowther/Red Bull Content Pool
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One-two, testing, testing conditions
Jari Matti Latvala wins Rally Sweden 2014 in the Volkswagen Polo

One-two, testing, testing conditions

Jari-Matti Latvala won again in Sweden in the VW, while team-mate Andreas Mikkelsen achieved his first WRC podium. Read more about the action-packed Rally Sweden

© Volkswagen Motorsport/Red Bull Content Pool
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A flying start
Red Bull Flugtag in Valparaiso, Chile, in February 2014

A flying start

Valparaiso, Chile, got February off to a flying start with the first Red Bull Flugtag of the year. Some entries were more aerodynamic than others, but all of them eventually ended up like this guy.

© Juan Luis De Heeckeren/Red Bull Content Pool
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Supercross stand-outs
James Stewart won the 450 category at the AMA Supercross in San Diego, with Ken Roczen in third

Supercross stand-outs

Suzuki’s James Stewart was back in full flow, winning the 450 class at the AMA Supercross race in San Diego. Red Bull KTM Factory rider Ken Roczen placed third on the night, leaving him in second spot overall; nine points behind Ryan Villopoto.

© Garth Milan / Red Bull Content Pool
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Smoking the bowl
Alex Sorgente and Pedro Barros place first and second at the Australian Bowl-riding Championships

Smoking the bowl

Italian skater Alex Sorgente won the Australian Bowl-riding Championships in Newcastle, NSW, this weekend, with Brazil’s Pedro Barros in second.

© David Read/Red Bull Content Pool
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Five, four, three, two, one
Mexican kayaker Rafa Ortiz took on five waterfalls on the Agua Azul river

Five, four, three, two, one

Mexican kayaker Rafa Ortiz headed down to Chiapas to take on five waterfalls on the Agua Azul river. You can watch the spectacular video here.

© Alfredo Martinez/Red Bull Content Pool
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The crown princes of Kronplatz
Competitors in action at Red Bull Kronplatz Cross 2014 at Plan de Corones in Italy

The crown princes of Kronplatz

Competitors in action at Red Bull Kronplatz Cross 2014, one of the toughest ski cross races in the world, which took place for the third year at Plan de Corones in Italy. This year’s pro title went to the French trio of Sylvain Miaillier, Arnold Beaucamps and Terence Tchiknavorian.

© Damiano Levati/Red Bull Content Pool
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Heroes and Villains
Daniel Disaster and Pete Heartless of Heroes x Villains bring Chapel to Georgia's MJQ Concourse.

Heroes and Villains

Daniel Disaster and Pete Heartless, the production duo behind US outfit Heroes x Villains, brought their ‘Chapel’ project to Atlanta’s MJQ Concourse. Find out more here.

© Ryan Purcell/Red Bull Content Pool
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Two-for-one
Australian hang glider Jon Durand broke two out-and-back world records.

Two-for-one

Aussie Jon Durand broke two out-and-back hang gliding speed records over the Great Australian Bight recently. The full story with video is available on the Adventure Channel.

© Mark Watson / Red Bull Content Pool
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No drain, no gain
Red Bull Drenaje skateboarding competition in a Guadalajara drainage sewer.

No drain, no gain

A spot with a difference. The Red Bull Drenaje skate comp took place in one of Guadalajara, Mexico’s dry drainage sewers on February 1.

© Mauricio Ramos/Red Bull Content Pool
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Revving up
Toni Cairoli and Jordi Tixier both won at the Italian International MX Championship in Noto, Sicily

Revving up

Red Bull KTM Factory Racing's riders Antonio Cairoli and Jordi Tixier warmed up for the approaching MXGP season in some style. Cairoli won both the MX1 and Elite categories at the Italian International MX Championsip in Noto, Sicily, with Tixier taking the MX2.

© S.Taglioni
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In the pink
Wingsuit pilot Chuck Berry flies over pink Lake Hillier in Western Australia

In the pink

New Zealand wingsuit pilot Chuck Berry became the first man to fly over the striking backdrop of Lake Hillier in Western Australia. Read the full story and watch the video here.

© Tungsten/Red Bull Content Pool
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