Industry News 9/7/2010

TV: This Week on FUEL TV

This Week on FUEL TV - Malakye.comThis Week On FUEL TV:

Sunday, 9/5/2010 - Firsthand: Stephen Murray – 8:00pm ET/PT

Monday, 9/6/2010 - Insane Cinema: Red Bull Stomping Grounds - 11:00pm ET/8:00pm PT

Monday, 9/6/2010 - Insane Cinema: Elektro - 11:30pm ET/8:30pm PT

Tuesday, 9/7/2010 - Liquid Force’s BROstock 2010 – 8:00pm ET/PT

Friday, 9/10/2010 - Make it Count: Earth - 10:00pm ET/PT

This Week on The Daily Habit:

Best of Verizon Team Riders: Kyle Loza and musical guests Vampire Weekend – Monday 9.13.10
Today, we kick off a rock solid collection of shows featuring the stellar Verizon team. Monday gets huge air with a look back at an amazing studio appearance from freestyle motocross pro Kyle Loza. We’ll check out the FMX Best Trick competition from X Games 15 where Kyle’s explosive, innovative maneuver landed him his third straight gold medal. Speaking of explosions, Jordan Morris goes behind the scenes with Brian Deegan, Twitch and tons of FMX superstars for a sneak peak at the moto-spectacle that is Nuclear Cowboyz. Plus, see what happens when Ian W tries to get a voiceover acting gig on The Family Guy. Closing things out, we’ve got a performance of the infectious “A Punk” by popsters Vampire Weekend on the Stride Sound. Kyle Loza’s sponsors include: Etnies, Monster Energy, Verizon Wireless, Alpinstars, CTI, ProTaper and Dunlop.

Best of Verizon Team Riders: Todd Potter and musical guest Trash Talk – Tuesday 9.14.10
Today’s show features two-time X Games “Best Whip” gold medalist, “Bubba’s World” regular and freestyle motocross superstar Todd Potter. Never afraid to stir the pot, Todd steps up and spins the infamous “Wheel of Questions You Don’t Want to Answer.” Plus, Amanda Champagne goes to the track for a one-on-one with supercross champ James “Bubba” Stewart. Also, correspondent Charleston Bentley Duvane gets inside the mind of Travis Pastrana as he preps to break one of his many world records. To top things off we bring you a blood-curdling performance by today’s musical guest Trash Talk on the Stride Sound Stage. Todd Potter’s sponsors include: Verizon Wireless, Etnies, Dragon, Metal Mulisha and Rockstar Energy.

Best of Verizon Team Riders: Omar Hassan and musical guest Shadows Fall – Wednesday  9.15.10
Verizon Week continues with one of the world’s best pool skaters, Omar Hassan. Tough as nails and certified gnarly, Omar fills us in on what’s new in his world and takes us down memory lane with a trip to his old elementary school. Also, we’ll check in on the ever-progressing Gatorade Free Flow Tour. And then we’re warning you to get Grandpa to turn off his hearing aid, because we’re topping the show off with heart-exploding performance on the Stride Sound Stage from today’s musical guest, Shadows Fall. Omar Hassan’s sponsors include: Verizon Wireless, Quiksilver, Vans, Black Label, Independent, Type-S wheels and Rockstar Energy.

Best of Verizon Team Riders: Donavon Frakenreiter – Thursday 9.16.10
Guest host Chris Cote keeps Verizon Week rolling on The Daily Habit with team rider and free surfing Renaissance man Donavon Frankenreiter. Donavon fills us in on his epic travels, and treats us to a performance of Tom Petty’s classic “American Girl” on our Stride Sound Stage. Also, Jordan Morris stages a crash-audition with Bruce Willis and Tracy Morgan at the "Cop Out" press premiere in New York City. Donavon Frankenreiter’s sponsors include: Verizon, Billabong, Sanuk, VonZipper, DOC Surf Prescriptions, Cordoba Guitars, and Coors Light

Best of Verizon Team Riders: Daniel Dhers and more – Friday 9.17.10
Rounding out Verizon week, we sit down with stars of both the surf and BMX world. Guest host Will Tant is joined by a Verizon team rider that has more medals than most generals, pro BMX rider Daniel Dhers. Plus, Rusty team surfers Jayke Sharp and Damien Fahrenfort drop in to the studio. We also head to the Newport Beach Film Festival with correspondent Chris Cote to check out the premiere of the skate-tastic film "Machotaildrop.” If that wasn’t enough, we take a look back at Andrew Cannon’s trip to Phoenix, Arizona for the Phoenix Am 2010 contest. Daniel Dhers’ sponsors include: Verizon, Red Bull, DC, POC Eyewear, KHE Bikes, Coopervision and Camp Woodward. Jayke Sharp’s sponsors include: Rusty, DC, Arnette, Coppers Surf Store and FarKing. Damien Fahrenfort’s sponsors include: Rusty and Future Fins.

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This Week on The Weekly Update:
We take a special look back on some of our best features from the past year.

First up, we’re on the road with moto pro Drake McElroy as he dives deep into Russian culture in Moscow.

Then we’re in the L.B.C. for a spot check on the D.I.Y. Cherry Park skatepark. There’s more from the skate world in our piece about Toms + Element “One for One,” which gives boards and shoes to those without.

Moving on to our acclaimed “Risk Versus Reward” series, Jeremy Stenberg and Chad Kagy weigh in on the balancing act between the huge cash prizes and the severe physical consequences of action sports at the highest level. And when a good trick goes bad, our feature on the Athlete Recovery Fund explains how action sports athletes band together to help out fallen riders. 

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