Behind The Scenes: Real BMX 2017
On April 12, production on the "World of X Games" Real BMX 2017 show began in Los Angeles, with the full crew and filmer/rider teams on hand. Prior to the premiere of the show on ABC's "World of X Games" on Sat., June 24 at 2 p.m. ET, XGames.com goes behind the scenes of filming for an inside look at life on the set.
Krone on film
Real BMX rider Dave Krone discusses the Real BMX filming process.
From left to right: judges Jason Enns, Mike Escamilla, Brian Kachinsky and Dakota Roche, join Real BMX host Chris Doyle on the set to watch all of the Real BMX video parts. Between all of these riders, the video parts produced are legendary.
Introducing the full roster of Real BMX riders and filmers. Everyone assembled for production of the final show, which premieres on ABC's "World of X Games" on June 24.
Props Visual Ltd. owner Chris Rye (left) and BMX street pioneer Dave Young (right) enjoy a quiet moment on the set. Young helped secure the filming location for the final product, while Rye manned the cameras on the set.
The Weather Man
Real BMX host Chris Doyle once speculated that his post-BMX career might involve becoming a weather man, so he's warming up for that eventual job shift by practicing his hosting duties for Real BMX 2017.
Quiet on the set
It's important to stay hydrated on the set.
Another ten Kroner
Real BMX rider Dave Krone gets grilled on camera.
Behind the scenes, Chris Doyle (host) and Brian Kachnisky (judge) take notes on the flow of the episode.
Mike Hinkens, sound guy.
Enns goes in
"I once caught a fish this big," states Real BMX judge Jason Enns.
Mark Losey (left) and Stew Johnson (right). Between these two, the amount of BMX stoke delivered since the early 1990s is beyond impressive.
The Real BMX judges discuss various video parts on the set.
This is what goes into the filming of the Real BMX 2017 episode for ABC's "World of X Games."
The slate takes a break from filming for Real BMX.
From left to right: Jason Enns, Mike Escamilla, Brian Kachnisky and Dakota Roche.
Let it be known: The Real BMX judges and host are open to sandwich and snack sponsors heading into the latter half of 2017.