X Games Austin Skateboard Street Final & BMX Park Finals Results
X Games Austin went down this weekend with theMonster Energy Men's Skateboard Street final and BMX Park Finals.
On the Skateboard Street front, top qualifiers from Friday's eliminations were whittled down to six Finalists including Torey Pudwill, Luan Oliveira, Nyjah Huston, Chaz Ortiz, Ryan Sheckler, and Alec Majerus, who subbed in for Grant Taylor. “With 3 runs each and the best run counting, Nyjah pretty much ran away with it and cruised to X Games Gold while Luan Oliveira nabbed Silver and Alec Majerus scored bronze,” according to TransWorld SKATE’s coverage. See all the photos by TransWorld’s Joey Shigeo here.
The BMX Park Finals were also held on Sunday, and saw Chase Hawk soar to the top right out of the gate in prelims. Hawk held strong for the gold, while Drew Bezanson offered up some lines and wild tricks for second. Ride BMX’s Jeff Zielinski was on the scene, and has a detailed report and photos at ridebmx.com.