GoPro® Returns to X Games Los Angeles 2012
Releases Brand New GoPro Videos of Athletes’ Road to X Games
SAN MATEO, CA (June 26, 2012) /PRNewswire/ — GoPro, maker of the world’s most versatile cameras and producer of today’s most engaging content, has signed on again as a sponsor of X Games Los Angeles 2012, anticipated to be the most competitive and entertaining Summer X Games for GoPro athletes to date.
GoPro HD HERO2 camera’s small size and mount-anywhere design will capture on-board angles, providing viewers with unique athlete perspectives of some of the most challenging events at the competition. GoPro will be working with its athletes to produce course previews and daily highlights for ESPN’s broadcast of X Games Los Angeles 2012 which will also be viewable on the GoPro Network, viewable at GoPro.com, GoPro’s YouTube Channel and GoPro’s Facebook page.
In addition, GoPro is releasing new videos featuring X Games veteran, Andy Macdonald and skate phenom, Mitchie Brusco. Watch and ride along with 21-time X Games medalist, Andy Macdonald as he travels around the world hitting the streets, parks, and spreading the stoke. Journey alongside 15-year-old Mitchie Brusco through his ups and downs, in this three part series leading up to X Games Los Angeles 2012.
The GoPro truck will be onsite at X Fest with fun activities for fans including giveaways and athlete signings. Stop by to check out the latest video edits and meet your favorite GoPro athletes competing throughout the weekend.
Athlete Signing Schedule
|Thursday, June 28||10:30-11:30AM||Andy Macdonald|
|12:00-1:00PM||Drew Bezanson & Bucky Lasek|
|Friday, June 29||11:30-12:30PM||Chad Kagy|
|Saturday, June 30||11:00-12:00PM||Ronnie Renner|
GoPro athletes competing in X Games Los Angeles 2012 include the following:
|Destry Abbott||Moto Enduro|
|Drew Bezanson||BMX Park|
|Ken Block||4 Wheel RallyX|
|Mitchie Brusco||Skate Vert & Big Air|
|Chad Kagy||BMX Vert & Big Air|
|Bucky Lasek||Skate Vert, Skate Park & 4 Wheel RallyX|
|Andy Macdonald||Skate Big Air & Skate Park|
|Mike Mason||Moto Speed and Style|
|Steve McCann||BMX Vert|
|Rhys Millen||4 Wheel RallyX|
|Ronnie Renner||Moto Step Up|
|Myles Richmond||Moto Step Up|
|Ryan Sheckler||Skate Street|
Based in San Mateo, California, GoPro makes the world’s most versatile cameras, enabling people to capture and share their lives’ most exciting moments in professional quality HD video and photos. GoPro’s HD HERO line of wearable and gear mountable cameras are used collectively by more consumers, professional athletes, and video production professionals than any other camera in the world. GoPro’s products are sold in over 140 countries via specialty sports retailers, Sport Chalet, Best Buy and at GoPro.com.