Bryan Curtis

Swells Angels

For New York's jet-ski gang, ripping around the city isn't just sport; it's an ecstatic celebration of life. If only I could make it my life.

Anthony Bourdain Does Not Taste Like Chicken

How could he? As host of the ribald series No Reservations, Bourdain is the ultimate adventure traveler, eating (and drinking) his way across the planet, courageously swallowing whatever the...

The 2008 Model

Amanda Beard shifts priorities for a shot at her fourth Olympics

Amanda Beard: The Complete Interview

In Outside's May 2007 issue, Bryan Curtis spoke to 25-year-old, seven-time Olympic medalist Amanda Beard about her progression from 14-year-old podium-placer to her out-of-retirement run...

Cheap Tricks

To air is human. To go big is divine. To huck for dollars at the hard rock cafe... a cry for help. Why are action-sports athletes suddenly channeling Evel Knievel?