His moment finally arrived. After dealing with injuries and spotty judging over the past couple years, Chase Hawk finally got his due. And it couldn’t have happened at a better time and place: at X Games in its inaugural year in a new town, Chase’s hometown of Austin, Texas.
The eyes of the BMX and greater action sports community are about to turn toward Austin, Texas. After nearly a decade of calling Los Angeles its home, Summer X Games opted for a makeover. In a town best known for SXSW and Longhorn football, action sports will aim to make itself known.