LOS ANGELES, CA (Thursday – June 9, 2016) – Action sports legend Travis Pastrana and Nitro Circus have announced the initial list of athletes who will take part in the inaugural Nitro World Games.
Coming to Salt Lake City, Utah’s Rice-Eccles Stadium on July 16 and airing in primetime in the U.S. on NBC, the Nitro World Games will feature the best in extreme and action sports’ most exciting disciplines including FMX, BMX, skate, scooter and inline. In all, more than 100 of the most skilled riders on the planet will vie for a chance to step onto the podium.
“After all of the planning and preparation, I’m so excited to announce this awesome list of athletes,” says Pastrana. “All of the guys are psyched about the event and totally committed to the progression that is at the heart of it. Fans are going to be blown away.”
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Invited to July 16 Nitro World Games: Roman Abrate, Chris Haffey, Dave Lang, Wake Shepman & CJ Wellsmore.
- CJ Wellsmore: Nitro Circus, Mega Ramp Session in Sydney.
- Nitro Circus: Nitro World Games, Scooter & Inline.