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Detroit X Games Bid Organizers Outline Plans For "Assemble" Festival
Published August 22, 2013
ESPN last month passed on the city's X Games bid in favor of Austin. But based on the "outpouring of support" for the bid, organizers Kevin Krease and Garret Koehler said that they "wanted to find a way to create their own sort of X Games." Speculation surfaced yesterday on social media about Tony Hawk's involvement in Assemble after he "posted several photos on Instagram from around the city" (DETROIT NEWS, 8/22).