The latest year of the always beloved and much-discussed X Games Real Ski video contest is in the books, with the gold, silver and bronze medalists being awarded earlier today on World of X Games on ESPN2.
After six top-notch athletes (Ferdinand Dahl, Alex Hackel, Lupe Hagearty, Alex Hall, Tanner Hall and the first-ever female competitor in Real Ski, Taylor Lundquist) were hand-picked to compete, they had two months to put together their best 90-second edit. But in an added twist this year, they could include any type of skiing in their video part, as opposed to needing to focus on urban skiing as in previous years. And in the end, after an esteemed judging panel of freeskiing legends that included Mike Hornbeck, JF Houle, Khai Krepela, LJ Strenio and Tom Wallisch intricately dissected and debated each edit and the eventual outcome, here’s a look at who ultimately prevailed…
2021 X Games Real Ski Gold Medalist: Alex Hall
2021 X Games Real Ski Silver Medalist: Alex Hackel
2021 X Games Real Ski Bronze Medalist: Tanner Hall
Congrats to this year’s medalists and all of the competitors for the immense amount of effort that goes into this contest, and for more on X Games Real Ski and to watch all of the videos and vote for the Fan Favorite Award (which is still open), visit xgames.com.