On Oct eighth, a 1st-of-its-type digital skate level of competition will take location in Chicago––The Downtown Open up S.K.A.T.E Championship, hosted by Pacifico. A Chicago warehouse will be transformed to host and stream the function, with 6 professional skate boarders competing in an epic S.K.A.T.E. struggle.
The 1st digital action sports activities function, this exclusive skate function is an extension of the Downtown Open up collection. The level of competition will be broadcast are living from Chicago by way of Transworld Skateboarding Web site, Youtube, Facebook, and Downtown Open up Twitch.
What is a S.K.A.T.E. Battle?
The item of the level of competition is to be the previous skater to accrue the letters S-K-A-T-E. Two athletes in every single bracket will coin toss to come to a decision who goes 1st in the bracket.
The winner of the coin toss is Athlete A and will established the 1st trick and the other athlete is Athlete B. An athlete is eradicated from their bracket when they get an “E”, indicating they have missed five established tricks spelling S-K-A-T-E.
A Digital All-Obtain Function
Action sports activities supporters will get an inside look at the level of competition by on-website hosts Jack Mitrani, Chris Pastras, and Chris Cote. Viewers can interact nearly with the hosts in the course of the level of competition and request inquiries in authentic-time. Pacifico is bringing in DJ Alissa Jo to give tunes to energize each the skaters and the viewers at home. One winner will be topped victorious, walking absent with the 1st at any time Pacifico S.K.A.T.E. trophy.
Expert skate competition will include Chaz Ortiz (Chicago regional, a single of road skateboarding’s ideal), Felipe Gustavo, Jamie Foy, Ishod Wair, Manny Santiago, and TJ Rogers.
Vote For Up coming Year’s City
Adhering to the function, Pacifico will host a social media poll to permit viewers to forged their vote to convey The Downtown Open up to their metropolis the pursuing year. A post-function sweepstakes will also provide consumers a probability to show up at up coming year’s function with a VIP package.
This 1st-of-its-type function is aiming to established an case in point of how to effectively execute sporting gatherings by unique competitions and are living streaming experiences.