With the first event of the 2013 global expansion completed, X Games returns to the center stage in France with X Games Tignes, March 20-22. CANAL+ Events and ESPN will collaborate to host and televise the fourth iteration of the event at Tignes Ski and Snowboard resort in the French Alps. X Games Tignes will welcome 150 world-class athletes competing in Snowboard and Skiing events. The event will feature eight different events for men and women over three days, including Ski and Snowboard SuperPipe and Slopestyle.
In ski, American David Wise, X Games Aspen Ski SuperPipe winner, France’s Kevin Rolland, Thomas Krief et Anaïs Caradeux and young Torin Yater Wallace (17 yrs, USA), Bobby Brown (USA), Tom Wallisch (USA), Nick Goepper (USA), James Woods (GBR), Kaya Turski (CAN), Maddie Bowman (USA) all return to Tignes in hopes of winning gold.
Monday 18th and Tuesday 19th: Training
Tuesday 19th: X Games Tignes 2013 opening press conference
1pm – Women’s Ski Slopestyle Final
6:30pm – Men’s Snowboard SuperPipe Eliminations
8:30pm – Women’s Snowboard SuperPipe”Final
1pm – Men’s Ski Slopestyle Final
6:30pm – X Women’s Snowboard SuperPipe Final
8:30pm – X Men’s Ski SuperPipe Eliminations
Men’s (10:30am) and Women’s (1pm) Snowboard Slopestyle Finals
Men’s (6:30pm) and Women’s (8 :30pm) Ski SuperPipe Finals
For more information on riders and the schedule head here.