ESPN X Games Event Coming to Grand Rapids in August
The wakeboarding contest will be an invitation-only competition that will take place Aug. 8 and will be featured in a telecast at 2:30 p.m. on ABC. The competition will include X Games competitor and world champion Rusty Malinoski, and other top-ranked pros.
Officials from the Guinness Book of World Records will be on hand to see Freddy Krueger attempt to jump the length of a football field. If he does it, he'll break the world skifly record of 299 feet that was set in 2000.