Extreme Sports: LaVallee wins Gold


With runs of 88.33 and 89.0, Longville’s Levi LaVallee captured Winter X Games gold Thursday in the snowmobile freestyle.

The 30-year-old known as launchin’ Levi, beat out Joe Parsons, who finished second with an 88.66.

LaVallee’s gold comes after a two-year absence from the X games. He will also compete in the Snowmobile Best Trick, SnoCross and Speed & Style events.

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