X Games competitors ride with Jesus
By Jason Blevins
The Denver Post
In a sports world where believing in yourself is an essential tool — you need that kind of faith before you can hit a three-rotation 1080 on a snowboard — the notion of believing in something bigger can be difficult to fathom.
But a swelling corps of Jesus fans is making itself known in the inherently hedonistic world of extreme sports.
At this year's Winter X Games in Aspen, born-agains sport Jesus stickers on their rides. They eschew the party scene that saddles just about all the action. They wade through the excesses, living a chaste life while pushing the boundaries of their sport, hoping their lifestyle inspires others. the rest image