A day in the life of Thomas Pagès
We begin our look at a day in the life of FMX star Thomas Pags by sitting down at his breakfast table in Hossegor, France. Pags starts the day with a good breakfast, usually consisting of cereals and milk, chocolate cake and a croissant.
Just like anyone else Thomas Pags has to tackle mundane duties, such as loading his washing machine, before doing tricks on his motorcycle.
A Clean Start
Every morning Thomas Pags washes his bike to be ready for a training day.
A Steady Hand
Thomas Pags affixes a new graphic to his bike.
Load It Up
Thomas Pags packs his bike into a van that will transport it to an FMX park for a training day.
Two Helmets Better Than One
Thomas Pags has different helmets for training on a ramp and into a foam pit. On this day he'll need both.
France's Hossegor Beach is a famous surf spot in Europe.
Lunch By The Sea
Usually Thomas Pags and his brother Charles, left, eat near the ocean. Here Tom jokes around with a longboard skateboard while waiting for the food to be served.
Thomas Pags prepares his moto gear before hitting the ramps and foam pit on his training day in Hossegor, France.
Thomas Pags is famous for his style, as evidenced by his second place finish on the RedBull X-Fighters World Tour 2012 without doing backflip. Here he does a big tsunami.
Thomas Pags practices his trademark "special flip" to use in his next competition.
Like any good big brother, Charles gives Tom a lift when he needs one. In this case it's helping his brother out of a foam pit.
Whip At Sunset
Tom Pags finishes the training day with a big whip at sunset.
Fun And Games
At the end of the day Tom Pags unwinds by playing video games on a PlayStation 3.
A Travis Pastrana jersey that is a memento from Red Bull X-Fighters 2008 in Poland has signatures from "The Red Team" of Pastrana, Thomas Pags and Ronnie Renner. Another present from Edgar Torronteras is displayed underneath.