Here’s a question: What do you get when you take two TV presenters who are mad for action sports, drop them off in a random location, give them some mystery props, and tell them to make an epic stunt happen?
The answer? The Indestructibles, Mpora’s very first TV show. The first episode will be broadcast on Dave this Sunday at 5pm – and we’re pretty fucking excited about it.
“We were flying down a Welsh hillside at a stupid speed on this bed and our brakes failed completely.”
Sponsored by Casio G-Shock and filmed over the course of this summer by a crew from the mag and its parent publisher, Factory Media, the show stars TV presenters and ex-pro snowboarders Tim Warwood and Adam Gendle.
They work with builder and self-confessed professional idiot Joe Rackley, ‘science guy’ Ollie Peart and a whole bunch of athletes from the world of action sports – everyone from trials rider Chris Akrigg to Olympic snowboarder Billy Morgan and wingsuit pilot Gary Connery – all with the aim of doing the wildest things they can think of.
“It’s simple really,” explains Ollie. “Tim and Gendle get given £1,000, two props and three days to ‘make something happen’.