On Oct 8th, a to start with-of-its-sort virtual skate opposition will consider put in Chicago––The Downtown Open 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 to start with virtual action athletics function, this exclusive skate function is an extension of the Downtown Open collection. The opposition will be broadcast reside from Chicago by way of Transworld Skateboarding Website, Youtube, Facebook, and Downtown Open Twitch.

What is a S.K.A.T.E. Fight?

The object of the opposition is to be the previous skater to accrue the letters S-K-A-T-E. Two athletes in just about every bracket will coin toss to come to a decision who goes to start with in the bracket.

The winner of the coin toss is Athlete A and will established the to start with trick and the other athlete is Athlete B. An athlete is eradicated from their bracket when they acquire an “E”, indicating they have skipped 5 established tricks spelling S-K-A-T-E.

A Virtual All-Access Occasion

Action athletics enthusiasts will acquire an inside of look at the opposition via on-site hosts Jack Mitrani, Chris Pastras, and Chris Cote. Viewers can interact nearly with the hosts throughout the opposition and request thoughts in genuine-time. Pacifico is bringing in DJ Alissa Jo to offer tunes to energize each the skaters and the audience at residence. 1 winner will be crowned victorious, walking away with the to start with ever Pacifico S.K.A.T.E. trophy.

Qualified skate competition will include things like Chaz Ortiz (Chicago area, 1 of road skateboarding’s very best), Felipe Gustavo, Jamie Foy, Ishod Wair, Manny Santiago, and TJ Rogers.

Vote For Upcoming Year’s City

Next the function, Pacifico will host a social media poll to make it possible for viewers to cast their vote to deliver The Downtown Open to their city the following year. A article-function sweepstakes will also give consumers a prospect to go to up coming year’s function with a VIP package deal.

This to start with-of-its-sort function is aiming to established an case in point of how to productively execute sporting events via exclusive competitions and reside streaming activities.


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