The Winter X Games, the premier action sports event in the world, will be held January 28 through January 31, 2010 in Aspen, Colorado, USA. More than 200 of the best action extreme sports athletes, including past Olympians, will compete in Skiing, Snowboarding and Snowmobiling.
In the snowboard venue names like Chas Guldemond, Scotty Lago, and Travis Rice will represent the USA in the Snowboard Big Air category. In the Slopestyle category you’ll see Danny Davis, Chas Guldemond, Scotty Lago, and Travis Rice. And in Snowboard Superpipe category Mason Aguirre, Danny Davis, Danny Kass, Scotty Lago, Luke Mitrani, Kevin Pearce, Elijah Teter, Louie Vito, and Shaun White will be shredding the near-vertical halfpipe walls — showing off their stuff as they represent the USA with wild styles and tricks!
The 2010 Winter X Games 14 will be covered live on ESPN’s family of networks, including ABC, as well as across ESPN’s many digital media assets. Last Seasons Winter X Games were ESPN’s highest-rated and most-viewed Winter X Games in history! The eight telecasts averaged 942,000 homes, up nine percent from 2008.
World snowboard competitions will never be the same after this years event competitions. The best of the best snowboard professionals will be lining up and shredding the slopes in their quest for the gold. Last year it was Shaun White — who will it be this year?