Eight of the world's best pro-skateboarders prepare for the upcoming Street League Championship in NYC. Each equally talented, they all must overcome unique challenges - family pressures, injuries, money, fame and their own internal struggles - for a chance to win $200,000 and the title of best street-skateboarder in the world. The Motivation is a non-fiction sports film from internationally acclaimed filmmaker Adam Bhala Lough (The Carter, Bomb the System) featuring the biggest names in professional skateboarding today. Written by
What makes a champion.
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It's tiring to see people say, "oh Ryan's done. Ryan's done." He's 23 years old. Are you kidding me? We're promoting brands and we're done when we say we're done. We're not done! But winning the Street League would be cataclysmic for Ryan.