As the action sports season switches focus to summer disciplines, the Real Series Presented by Nexcare™ Brand’s Real Street launches today, April 24, with nine never-before-seen skateboard video parts debuting on XGames.com. A full World of X Games episode will air Saturday, May 4 on ABC, featuring all nine video parts, behind-the-scenes footage and athlete interviews.
Celebrating the 10th year of Real Street, Brandon Graham and Chad Muska will host a “Best of Real Street” show airing on ABC May 11. The show will include highlights from the past 10 years of Real Street video parts, favorite moments and behind-the-scenes content.
In each Real Series competition, athletes and filmer/editors form two-person teams to produce a never-before-seen video part in their own unique style. Each part debuts on XGames.com, where fans can watch and vote for their favorite video, and is celebrated across X Games social platforms. The competition culminates in a one-hour World of X Games episode featuring all of the contest’s video parts, as well as behind-the-scenes footage from a selection of the medalists and competitors.
Click Photo to View Teaser | Rider: Chris Joslin / Photo: Joe Hammeke
The nine Real Street athletes and filmers competing are:
- Robbie Brockel Tim Fulton
- Jamie Foy Kaylanie Diaz
- Taylor Kirby Jacob Nunez
- Corey Glick Don Luong
- Mason Silva Ryan Lee
- Dashawn Jordan Joseph Nicolaus
- Chris Joslin Mike Manzoori
- Trevor McClung Jared Lucas
- Chase Webb Chris Ray
What began in 2010 with the debut of Real Street has expanded over the past 10 years into a five-sport competition series featuring next-level, original action sports video parts. The Real Series presented by Nexcare™ Brand now includes Real Ski, Real Snow, Real Street, Real BMX and Real Moto. The 2019 Real Series returns to the World of X Games content lineup on XGames.com and ABC, each competition will feature past Real Series winners and Fan Favorites, X Games medalists and up-and-coming athletes from around the world.
The schedule and athlete lineup is subject to change. More details will be available on XGames.com for fans or on www.espnpressroom.com for members of the media. Follow @XGames on social media and join the conversation using #RealStreet.
Grace Coryell, ESPN Communications, [email protected], 213-405-4402
Olivia Wilson, ESPN Communications, [email protected], 213-405-4145