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.
What makes a champion.
Did You Know?
After his defeat, Ryan Sheckler traveled to China to film a Plan B Skateboards video, Plan B True, becoming one of the first pro skateboarders to skate in China. See more
[on his son, Ryan
He's skating in every warehouse and every park and every place he possibly can right now. And that is a testament to his fortitude to try to come in here this year and freakin' put a nail in the coffin of a championship.