15/5/13 X Games, the extreme sports competition for the first time in Barcelona, from May 16th to 19th
Barcelona will be home of the X Games, the extreme sports competition. During four days the Montjuïc mountain will receive the major figures in the world in regards of skating, BMX, Moto X and Rally Cross.
The X Games come to city after several months waiting to know where it was going to take place the first edition of this competition outside the United States, beating Munich (Germany) and Foz do Iguaçu (Brasil) in the final selection last month.
The world’s greatest competition in extreme sports was created seventeen years ago by the television network ESPN and brings together the best in skating, BMX, Rally and Moto X with a total of sixteen sport’s disciplines.
But the X Games are not only sports, risk and adrenaline. They also represent a lifestyle with a very particular character, especially as regards to fashion, music and other artistic expressions such as photography, audiovisual creation and graffiti. Considering this, there is no other European city that could represent this more than Barcelona. Because of this, from May 16th to May 19th we will enjoy the most exciting competition that there is.
The event will take place in the Lluís Companys Olimpic Stadium, the Sant Jordi Palace, the Piscina Olímpica Municipal and the Anillo Olímpico explanade. It will reunite several disciplines such as Skateboard, BMX, Rally Car and Moto X, in them participate the best riders like Tony Hawk, Travis Pastrana, Ryan Scheckler o Shaun White.
You can purchase your tickets in the X Games official website. Don’t miss out this unique show, full of emotion, excitement and why not a little bit of fear…