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Brighton Zeuner Qualifies First At Road To X Games Boise Qualifier (Video)



On June 9-10, the world’s top athletes took over Rhodes Skate Park in Boise, Idaho to secure their invitations to X Games Minneapolis. Athletes competed in three disciplines – Men’s Skateboard Park, Women’s Skateboard Park and BMX Park. Over 7,000 fans witnessed six Men’s Skateboard and BMX athletes and four Women’s skateboarders punch their tickets to Minneapolis. The female skateboarders were the first to drop into Rhodes Skate Park, setting the bar high for the day’s excitement. Coming off of a second place finish at the Bondi Bowl a Rama, 12-year-old Brighton Zeuner was sitting in fourth place through the entire final round of runs. In the final round of competition, Zeuner knocked X Games rookie Hanna Zanzi into second place by nearly four points with the final run of competition. “I didn’t know what to expect,” said Zeuner, “I just wanted to get the crowd pumped. Thank everyone for coming!” Zeuner and Zanzi will be joined in Minneapolis by Japanese skateboarder Kihana Ogawa and Australian skateboarder Poppy Olsen.