The inaugural Nitro World Games is up for a Governor's State of Sport Award in the Event/Highlight of the Year category.
The second- and third-place finishers from last year's FMX, BMX Best Tricks, BMX Triple Hit, and Skate Best Tricks events have been invited straight to the 2017 semifinals.
The winners of the FMX, BMX, and skate events from last year will have a chance to defend their titles this summer in Salt Lake City.
The 2017 Nitro World Games will go off on June 24 at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City, with tickets to the second-annual revolutionary action sports competition on sale starting this Friday, Dec. 9.
Here's one more way to get a deep look inside the inaugural Games: Nitro World Games ALL ACCESS, a new series debuting Oct. 13 on NBC Sports.