The lineup for X Games’ Real Street series has been announced for 2016. The eight selected rippers in the mix this year are: Daewon Song, Torey Pudwill, Chris Joslin, Ryan Decenzo, Zack Wallin, Chaz Ortiz, Alec Majerus and Tom Asta. Their videos drop May 4th followed by the one-hour “World of X Games” show on Saturday, May 14 on ABC.
X Games Real Street is back for the fifth year and this time around, the Fan Favorite vote is a one round, winner-take-all affair. Watch each of the 60-second videos, vote for your favorite. May the best man win. One vote is allowed per user, per browser, per day. Voting ends Sunday, June 28th at midnight PST. The winner will be announced on Monday, June 29th.
Tune in to the hour-long broadcast of “World of X Games” on ABC, Saturday, June 27 at 3pm. ET/1pm PT to go behind the scenes of the making of these Real Street videos and to find out who won X Games gold in the judged portion of the event.
X Games’ Real Street 2015 rolls out tomorrow, June 17th with these 9 contenders putting out their individual video parts online. Two winners will be selected. One Gold Medal winner will be selected by Real Street judges Jason Rothmeyer, James Craig, Tim O’Connor & Pat Duffy and earn 30K.
The voting ends on Saturday, June 27th where a “Fan Favorite” winner will be determined by the fans voting on their favorite parts to take home 10K. Check the Real Street videos at xgames.com/realstreet and cast your votes.
Also, Real Street airs on ABC June 27th and the Gold Medal winner will be announced on “World of X” check your local listings for times.
Las Vegas’ very own 17-year old hot shoe Enzo Cautela won last week’s last stop of The Boardr Am in in his hometown and today he also won Zappos Rideshop amongst several pros on the streets of downtown. He’ll be gunning for threepeat of firsts at next week’s Boarder Am Finals at the X Games in Austin, Texas. Roll the clip! *Note – footage does not include Alec Majerus, it’s Jack Olson.)
1. Enzo Cautela
2. Jack Olson
3. Chase Webb
4. Tyson Bowerbank
5. Jereme Knibbs
6. Dave Bachinsky
7. Carlos Iqui
8. Arron “Jaws” Homoki
The upcoming skateboard and bmx community of Taylor, Texas has put their creative minds to work in a concentrated effort to break ground on the town’s very own skatepark through a grass roots initiative known as Project Loop. Have a look as Evergreen Skateparks joins in on some workshops with the youth and several of Texas’ other well-known enthusiasts including Tim Kerr, Michael Sieben and Chase Hawk.
The Boardr crew has been on the search for the next big thing for 2015 and they dropped by Austyn Gillette’s pad for some proper insight. The Boardr Am series comes of age and its locations and schedule of events have already been set. Cheers Austyn!