The Motivation


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.

Featuring Ryan Sheckler, Nyjah Huston, Paul Rodriguez, Chris Cole, Sean Malto, Luan Olivera, Bastien Salabanzi, Chaz Ortiz, Rob Dyrdek, Steve Berra, Eric Koston and more.