The field is set for Nitro World Games Skateboard Vert, which will stream live on Facebook Aug. 10-11. Veteran riders will compete for a shot at the first-ever Nitro World Games Vert title, with analysts Tony Hawk and Corbin Harris on board to provide expert insight as the action unfolds at CA | TF in Vista, California. Todd Richards will host, with Laurette Nicoll as the social correspondent. Watch it live on Facebook.com/NitroWorldGames.
Athletes in the Skateboard Vert event will get three 30-second runs, with their best score counting. The eight top scorers will move on to the finals and compete for the title in the same format.
The winner of the Nitro World Games: Unlocked Skateboard Vert competition will join a stacked field of world-class competitors. Mitchie Brusco, Clay Kreiner, and Sandro Dias all ranked in the top five at X Games just a few weeks back and are looking to carry that success into Nitro World Games to take podium spots in Vista this weekend. In the hunt comes a talented list of skaters that includes Sam Beckett, Marcelo Bastos, Elliot Sloan, Paul-Luc Ronchetti, Rony Gomes, Italo Penarrubia, Jono Schwan, Alex Perelson, Edouard Damestoy, Augusto Akio, Jesse Thomas, Shea Donavan and Tate Carew.
Find out which Unlocked competitor gets in by watching the all-new episodes this week at Facebook.com/NitroWorldGames.
WATCH THE ACTION LIVE – THIS FRIDAY & SATURDAY ON THE NITRO WORLD GAMES FACEBOOK PAGE – COMPETITION START AT 11AM PT / 2PM ET.