Leaping snowmobile riders in the Winter X Games isn't likely what John Denver had in mind when he warbled "Rocky Mountain High" back in the day.
But the event, like everything else at the X-Games in Aspen, is a huge crowd pleaser, regardless of the noise and fumes. And Tucker Hibbert of Pelican Rapids is the event's reigning world champion, again, after Sunday's race.[jump]
Cheesehead Ross Martin was expected to give Hibbert a tough race, but he jumped the start in and was ordered to let Hibbert pass by. By the time Hibbert crossed the finish line, airborne, there wasn't a competitor in sight.
These guys are crazy. Watch: