The X Games are coming to Barcelona!!! Announced on the first of May 2012, after a yearlong decision making process, it is finally official – X Games Barcelona 2013 is part of the X Games new Global Expansion campaign.
2013 will be the first time that the X Games goes global and the event organizers are planning something special. Check out the X Games Barcelona Event Schedule for a list of the events, X Games event locations, start times and X Games event descriptions.
Scheduled for May 9 – 12 the 2013 Barcelona X Games event line-up is official and will include the regular extreme sports events seen at previous X Games. The word on the street is that the X Games organizers are planning on keeping the core spirit, excitement and innovative action of the event exactly the same as in previous X Games while adding unique elements to highlight the cultural differences of the new international event locations.
The X Games is an extremely popular and action pact set of events that is definitely worth checking out. They always draws a huge crowd and will bring a large number of travelers to Barcelona – so be sure to book your X Games Barcelona accommodation as early as possible.
X Games Barcelona 2013 Event Line-up
The X Games Barcelona event line-up will feature the world’s best extreme sports athletes competing for Gold, Silver and Bronze medals in their respective fields of expertise. The three main categories –Skate, Moto X and BMX – will each be divided up into subdivisions that will see the competitors battling it out in specialized events. For a complete list of events and event descriptions check out the X Games Barcelona Event Schedule.
The X Games Barcelona skateboarding event is sure to be a highlight event of the 2013 X Games. It should include a skateboard park event, a street-skate event, a vert-ramp event and a big air competition. The skateboarding events are always crowd pleasers so be sure to get good seats.
The Barcelona X Games BMX event will include park, freestyle, vert and street competitions. Expect to see some amazing BMX action.
The most thrilling event at the Barcelona X Games will be the Moto X event. The Moto X freestyle event is the most dangerous and death-defying display of extreme sports innovation ever. The Moto X freestyle competition is an edge-of-your-seat thrill ride that never disappoints. The Moto X competition schedule will also include Enduro X, Step-up, best whip and best trick competitions.
X Games Barcelona Accommodation
For the best X Games Barcelona accommodation during the 2013 Barcelona X Games, check out Sant Jordi Hostels Barcelona. Sant Jordi’s Barcelona Hostels are the perfect choice for extreme sports enthusiasts looking for high quality, budget accommodation in Barcelona.
Sant Jordi’s award winning, modern, high-tech hostels are ideally designed for those searching accommodation for the 2013 Barcelona X Games. With a skateboarders’ hostel, designed particularly for skateboard enthusiasts, and a fixed-gear bicycle hostel that is a perfect choice for BMX riders, Sant Jordi Hostels provides high quality accommodations for extreme sports enthusiast at a budget price and is the ultimate X Games Barcelona hostel.
If you are a skateboarding fan and are planning on coming to Barcelona to check out the 2013 Barcelona X Games you might be interested in our locals guide to skateboarding Barcelona or our guide to the best skateboarding spots in Barcelona. They both provide helpful tips for getting around and finding the best skateboarding spots in Barcelona.