ESPN's Summer X Games, version 17 has descended upon Los Angeles, ... and the world. Although Summer X Games 17 is based in Los Angeles, the ESPN franchise is truly global. Today was the opening press conference, hosted by Sal Masekela. Featured X Games athletes were introduced, including Travis Pastrana, Shaun White, Ashley Fiolek, Jamie Bestwick, Bob Burnquist, Tanner Foust, Pierre-Luc Gagnon, Ryan Sheckler, and Carey Hart.
This video is part one of the press conference, featuring the introduction of these featured athletes. Coming up tomorow we'll have videos from the press conference featuring AMA Women's Motocross series leader and two-time MX champion Ashley Fiolek, who is also the defending Gold Medal holder in the Women's X Games Supercross, and two other global franchises - Shaun White and Travis Pastrana.