At the second stop of the Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour 2010 desert winds, sand and temperatures of 40 degrees Celsius pushed man and machine to the limit, Adam Jones (USA) emerged victorious in front of one of the world’s most spectacular backdrops who destroyed his 11 opponents’ dreams of victory by progressing all the way to the Final, where he tricked and flipped his way past the winner of the season opener in Mexico City (MEX), the Norwegian Andrè Villa, to win the event. "This really is a dream come true for me. The conditions in
We wanted to have a piece of the feminine side of the story like we always do, so we caught up with Amy Maddison the wife of the Australian Fighter Robbie Maddison a.k.a Mado; to know what is it like to get married to a guy with one of the coolest jobs on the planet. Amy, 26 met her husband when he just got in on the Redbull XFighters team. She traveled the world with him to encourage him in his many tournaments. "It's very hot in
Amy's life isn't like an ordinary housewife who waits for her banker or restaurant owner husband to come home by 5pm and cook him dinner, her husband's job carries a great risk on its back; "it's pretty cool what Robbie does, really! His job is fascinating and I make sure I'm by his side everywhere he goes as he travels a lot. He works around the clock 24/7 which makes things hectic and he needs me around to take care of him", she tells us. "He wakes up every morning and gets into a hot tub, then starst meeting with his colleagues and trainers and keeps on working all day. Sometimes I think that his job is pretty risky, but when I knew about the time and effort he spent to get trained, I became calmer" she says.
Amy is lucky to travel with her husband around the world, living the experience with doubled excitement and thrill "I'm so much inspired by
After two of the six stops comprising the Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour 2010 it is Andrè Villa who continues to lead the overall standings. The next event is scheduled to take place on
Final Results: Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour 2010,