The X-Games is probably the sportiest event to take place in Barcelona. With sports stars like Travis Pastrana, Ken Block, Paul Rodriguez, Bob Burnquist, Edgar Torronteras, Dany Torres and Fran Molina, it’s going to be a super show! Learn more about the X-Games: what they are, when they take place and how you can see all the events while on vacation here!
The venue and participating sports
- Venue Estadi Olímpic de Montjuïc
The most spectacular competitions in the motor world will be held at the Montjuic Olympic Stadium. At the Rally, Enduro X and Moto X Freestyle events, the world’s best athletes will offer a unique show without precedence, driving circuits which will be changed every day according to the requirements of the competition.
- Palau Sant Jordi
An incredible mega ramp, 100 meters long and 24 meters high, will be the first thing fans going to the Palau Sant Jordi will see. Skateboard and BMX Fresstyle Big Air will share the stage, while particpating in this test of Speed and Style that combines speed with jumps and the Step Up and Best Whip competitions as well. Without a doubt, one of the most exciting competitions to see with your own eyes.
- Piscina Municipal
The venue with some of the best views of Barcelona will be the set for the Skateboard and BMX Freestyle Vert competitions. The classic half-pipe will allow spectators to see some of the best athletes in the world as they fly through the air with Barcelona as the backdrop to the scene: an image made famous during the Barcelona Olympic Games in 1992. Vert competitions will take place on Thursday the 16th and Friday the 17th.
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When and how much?
- From 16th to 19th May 2013
- Tickets from just 15€! 2013
How to arrive to the X-Games
Looking for accommodation?
If you’re looking for a cheap, centric accommodation, we have the perfect option for you! Be Mar, Be Sound or Be Ramblas, the three hostels from Be Hostels, located in the city centre with very cheap prices and lots of freebies with the check-in. We wait you and your friends! Keep Travelling… keep Smiling!