Red Bull Art of Motion 2017

Santorini, Greece
© Samo Vidic/Red Bull Content Pool

Bart van der Linden flipped, jumped, spun and dropped his way to an impressive victory in the Red Bull Art of Motion 2016 finals.

Against the majestic backdrop of the white-washed clifftop houses of Oia on Santorini, the Dutchman landed on top of the podium after outrunning the contest favourites Dimitris Kyrsanidis and Pavel Petkuns, and grabbing his first ever Red Bull Art of Motion win from American pairing Alfred Scott and Joey Adrian.

Get ready for the 2017 event on October 7.

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The final will take place on Saturday, October 7, 2017

Location: Oia, Santorini (Click here to see the location on the map)
Event starts at 16:00 EEST
Red Bull TV livestream starts with a preshow at 15:45 EEST
Track:
Golden Sunset Villas / Fanari Villas

7 athletes from the Online Qualifier, 5 athletes from the Onsite Qualifier and the top 6 freerunners from Red Bull Art of Motion 2016 will compete in the final.
 

Competition Breakdown

The 18 athletes are separated into 3 heats of 6 freerunners. From each heat, the 2 athletes with the highest scores qualify to the final phase. In the final phase the 6 athletes make their second and final run. The three best make it to the podium!

If you didn’t manage to earn your spot in the Red Bull Art of Motion Main Competition through the Online Qualifier, you can take part in the Onsite Qualifier which will take place on the 4th & 5th of October 2017, at the Santorini Arts Factory. (Click here to see the location on the map).

Phase A
Phase A will be open to everyone! The Red Bull Art of Motion judges will choose 20 athletes from Phase A who'll qualify for Phase B of the Onsite Qualifier, just a step away from the main competition.

Time: 15:00 EEST

Phase B
The 20 best athletes from Phase A will compete in Phase B of the Onsite Qualifier on October 5, 2017. The five best athletes from this take their places at the Red Bull Art of Motion 2017 final!

Time: 16:00 EEST

Find out more about the Onsite Qualifier here

Here you can find all the necessary tools and information regarding Red Bull Art of Motion

The plan:

Friday, October 6 2017
10:00 – 20:00: Media Office Open

Saturday, October 7 2017

10:00 – 19:00 Media Office Open
16:00 – 18:00 Red Bull Art of Motion 2017
18:00 – 19:00 Athletes available for interviews (upon request)

Media material:
For videos and photographs related to Red Bull Art of Motion, please register at www.redbullcontentpool.com

We are live:
Red Bull Art of Motion will be broadcasted live on October 7 through redbullartofmotion.com and Red Bull TV at at 15:45 EEST

Red Bull TV is available on connected TVs, gaming consoles, mobile devices and more. For a full list of supported devices visit redbull.tv/apps.

It will also be broadcasted on SKAI TV, exclusive broadcaster for Greece.

For media accreditation and other media requests please send an email including your full name and Media Outlet at info@redbullartofmotion.com.