Kw-logo-smaller

Winter X Games - What's Up?

Sleds collide during snowmobile SnoCross
Courtesy of Shazamm/ESPN
Barett Christy launches at Women's Big Air
Courtesy of Shazamm/ESPN

X Sports
The Winter X Games feature four sports and 10 events including skiing Slopestyle and skiing SuperPipe. The highlight should be the Ultracross where skiers and snowboarders race each other down an obstacle course of jumps and jibs. Prime time wipeouts are guaranteed. The best snowskaters will also be in Aspen riding rails and flying off ledges for the first ever Snowskate Best Trick Contest. Snowskating will just be a demonstration sport at this year's Games but look for it to be a full event in the future.

X Athletes
All your favorite X-Men and women will be in Aspen in 2002. Watch for snowboarder Gretchen Bleiler, who'll you'll also see at the Olympics in Salt Lake City and skier, Taylor Hall, who should both rack up medals.

X Web
If you can't make it to Aspen for the Games or can't wait to see them on TV - don't sweat it. There will be six hours of live, streaming, uncut video of your favorite X events shown every day of the Games. To watch or see highlights of the 2001 X Games, click here.

X Music
Green Day will provide the X Music at the 2002 Games. They'll be giving a live show at the Games on January 19th. You can log on to www.expn.com after the show and watch the entire concert online. Click here for more on Green Day.

Green Day won't be the only tunes at this year's Games. Each athlete will be riding their runs to a collection of their favorite songs. Moto X master, Justin Homan, will ride the Big Air event to Britney Spears while snowboarder, Autumn Rose, will do her SuperPipe run to the sounds of the Beastie Boys, Daft Punk and old school Madonna. To see what all your fave X athletes are gonna be riding to, click here.

The Games are January 17 - 20, 2002 in Aspen Colorado. You can catch them on the tube February 1 - 5 on ESPN and ABC.

Related Stories:

  • Jasey-Jay's Jumpin'
  • Snowskates
  • Weird Winter Sports
  • >
    >

    readers voted!

    Comments

    there are 0 comments

    Please login or register to add comments

    share with your friends


    Twitter Facebook Myspace Digg


    like this article?
    Sign up now to get more just like!

    latest videos

    F977354244875

    Which X-Men rocks the most?

    • Wolverine
    • Rogue
    • Colossus
    • Angel

    related stories

    Sports in the forums

    Reshal100
    ok
    reply about 16 hours
    edgar45tk
    barca and man utd suck d and Manchester city is a lot better
    reply about 21 hours
    edgar45tk
    What u people think I think Manchester city or Chelsea
    reply about 21 hours
    edgar45tk
    I am a Manchester city fan so I think man city is gonna win✌✌✌
    reply about 21 hours
    Minecraft77
    Minecraft77 posted in Basketball:
    I think the cavaliers have a good chance but I think it will come down to the Oklahoma City Tunder and the Indiana Pacers. I hope the Thunder win, Kevin Durant deserves a ring
    reply about 21 hours

    play online games

    Candy-100

    A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

    1515_gl_kidzworld_100x100_jpg_fz

    Intriguing planets, weird and wonderful characters; challenge friends and find a...

    157262_(2)

    When you go back to Candyland, you’ll wonder why you ever left in the first plac...

    100x100_ra_logo_girl

    Uncle George has left you his farm, but unfortunately it’s in pretty bad shape. ...

    _thumb_100x100

    Shoot blobs with different properies to merge yellow blobs. Your blobs can be re...