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Real BMX Videos Drop Today at 12 p.m. ET on XGames.com

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Real BMX to Air June 24 on ABC

 The fourth installment in the Real Series 2017 schedule, Real BMX, launches today, June 14, with six never-before-seen BMX video parts debuting on XGames.com at 12 p.m. ET. A full World of X Games episode will air June 24 on ABC, featuring all six video parts, behind-the-scenes footage and athlete interviews. The videos will be judged by a panel of industry experts and their selections for which athlete/filmer teams will be awarded X Games gold, silver and bronze medals will be announced on the ABC broadcast. Cash prizes will be awarded to the medalists. Fans will also have a chance to view and vote for their favorite videos online at XGames.com/RealBMX, with the Fan Favorite winning an additional cash prize.

Click Photo to View Teaser. Rider: Nathan Williams / Photo: Jeff Zielinski

The six Real BMX athletes invited to the 2017 competition are: Alex Donnachie, Chad Kerley, Dave Krone, Demarcus Paul, Nathan Williams and Colt Fake.

A forum for the world’s best riders and filmers to create premium video content, the Real Series brings together the worlds of competitive action sports and core video parts. Originally launching with the Real Street competition in the summer of 2010, the Real Series has now grown to include six video competitions – with Snowboard, Ski, BMX, Moto and Wakeboard disciplines now added to the lineup – and more on the way in 2018.

The remaining competitions in the Real Series are Real Moto and Real Wake Driven by MasterCraft. Video parts will drop August 16 and September 6, respectively.  The schedule is subject to change.

More details will be available on XGames.com for fans or on www.ESPNmediazone.com for members of the media. Follow @XGames on Twitter and join the conversation using #RealBMX.

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Contacts:

Grace Coryell, ESPN Communications, grace.s.coryell@espn.com, 213-405-4402

Danny Chi, ESPN Communications, danny.c.chi@espn.com, 213-405-4400