X Games Real BMX 2021 videos drop on July 5. Invited athletes include Courage Adams, Chad Kerley, Julian Molina, Felix Prangenberg, Broc Raiford and Jake Seeley, all debuting new 90-second edits of footage.
Watch as Chad Kerley explains the fundamentals of the tailwhip for X Games Trick Tips! The tailwhip started as a quarterpipe trick, but quickly evolved into a street trick once riders figured out how to throw the whip straight out of bunnyhops. Got any bonus tips for a good tailwhip? Let us know in the comments.
Just prior to the era of being fully clipped in, X Games welcomed Downhill BMX into the scene. The jumps were massive, the invites were stacked and chromoly frames were your best bet for getting through the track unscathed.
Watch the full ABC “World of X Games: Real BMX 2020” show, a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the X Games all-video BMX contest, featuring Simone Barraco, Erik Elstran, Lewis Mills, Julian Molina, Garrett Reynolds and Nathan Williams.