WATCH: Usain Bolt Knocked Down by Segway

Usain Bolt was hit by rogue Segway cameraman at the 2015 World Athletics Championships.     Photo: iridium 33 / YouTube

WATCH: Usain Bolt Knocked Down by Segway

TV cameraman collides with Jamaican sprinter

A Segway-riding cameraman collided with world record holder Usain Bolt on the sidelines of the International Association of Athletics Federations Track and Field World Championships in Beijing on Thursday, Reuters reports.

Bolt, who was waving to fans after winning his fourth straight world title in the 200 meters, took a spill when the cameraman, following closely behind him, lost his balance. Both fell to the ground and Bolt was scratched, but sustained no serious injuries.

"I probably should have my legs insured. It was pretty scary when it happened," Bolt told reporters in a news conference after the race, according to Reuters. "Accidents happen."

Watch the collision below:

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Skechers to Sponsor Los Angeles Marathon

The L.A. Marathon, which will hold its 31st annual competition on February 14, 2016, is one of the top five largest marathons in the U.S. and top 10 in the world.     Photo: Michael Dorausch / Flickr

Skechers to Sponsor Los Angeles Marathon

Signs multi-year deal

Skechers announced on Thursday that it had become the title sponsor of the Los Angeles Marathon, according to a press release. The L.A. Marathon, which will hold its 31st annual competition on February 14, 2016, is one of the top five largest marathons in the U.S. and top ten in the world. 

“As a Los Angeles-based business, we have always wanted to be a part of this iconic race since we began developing our performance footwear division,” said Michael Greenberg, president of Skechers, in the release. “We could not be more thrilled to join the Los Angeles Marathon as title sponsor.”

The news came just months after Skechers became the number two brand in the U.S. in athletic footwear. The company currently sponsors Olympic silver medalist Meb Keflezighi and world silver medalist Kara Goucher. 

Besides its prominence in American marathons, the L.A. Marathon will also host the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials Marathon, the deciding event for the U.S. national team that will compete at the 2016 Rio Olympics. The trial will take place on Saturday, February 13, the day before the marathon.

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Yellowstone

Complaint that Yellowstone bears are not trained.     Photo: the_midgetaur / reddit

Yellowstone Visitor Upset Bears Didn’t Show

Would like park service to train them

A tourist in Yellowstone National Park filled out a Xanterra Parks and Resorts visitor comment sheet to complain that the bears in the park are not trained to appear for park visitors. The note, posted to Reddit by an alleged friend of a Xanterra employee, reads:

"Our visit was wonderful but we never saw any bears. Please train your bears to be where guests can see them. This was an expensive trip to not get to see bears.
 
A veteran hiker in Yellowstone was recently mauled to death by a mother grizzly. Park rangers encourage visitors to keep their distance from wild animals in the park and offer information sessions about how to avoid bears and what to do if you come into contact with one.

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WATCH: Warren Miller Releases 'Chasing Shadows' Trailer

Chasing Shadows will feature Ingrid Backstrom, Rory Bushfield, Caroline Gleich and Seth Wescott, among others.     Photo: Warren Miller Entertainment / Youtube

WATCH: Warren Miller Releases 'Chasing Shadows' Trailer

Production house's 66th winter film

The official trailer for Warren Miller Entertainment’s Chasing Shadows dropped yesterday. It's the 66th annual winter film by the production company (No Turning Back premiered last year) and will feature athletes Ingrid Backstrom, Rory Bushfield, Caroline Gleich, and Seth Wescott, among others. The film is scheduled for release this fall.

Watch the trailer here:

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