Real Moto, the final installment of the Real Series Presented by Nexcare™ Brand, launches today, September 12, with five never-before-seen Moto video parts debuting on XGames.com. A full World of X Games episode will air Sunday, September 22 on ABC, featuring all six video parts, behind-the-scenes footage and athlete interviews. The Real Moto roster includes one of the greatest supercross riders of all time in Ricky Carmichael.
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.
The five Real Moto athletes and filmers competing are:
- Colby Raha & Tyson Trainer
- Darryn Durham & Eric Shirk
- Ricky Carmichael & Jack Berg
- Jarryd McNeil & Jacob Johnson
- Kris Foster & Anthony Vitale
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.
Grace Coryell, ESPN Communications, [email protected], 213-405-4402
Olivia Wilson, ESPN Communications, [email protected], 213-405-4145