This wild high energy extreme sport is gaining in popularity! One competition called Crashed Ice is a world tour of this winter extreme sporting event called ice cross downhill. This sport involves downhill skating in an urban setting, on a track consisting of steep turns and high vertical drops. The Crashed Ice series was created and is managed by energy drinks company Red Bull. The sport is similar to ski cross and snowboard cross, except using ice skates on an ice track, instead of skis or snowboards on a snow track.