The October programming on World of X Games focuses on complementing contest coverage with unique stories from the world of action sports, including a Best of Skaters in Cars episode recapping the fan-favorite digital series. From motors to boards, the World of X Games lineup gives fans an inside look into a few of the most incredible trips, journeys and missions from around the world from the eyes of the top action sports stars.
Left: Stab High Presented by Monster Energy (Photo Credit: Aaron Carrera)
Right: Chris Joslin in Skaters in Cars
Best of Skaters in Cars
Airs: 10/7 at 4 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT on ABC
A digital video series featuring skate journalist Chris Nieratko, the ongoing series provides a lighthearted look into the past, present and future of street skateboarding across the U.S. This episode highlights the best of the series thus far, following Nieratko’s travels through various cities to meet with top pro skaters in search of the hottest skate spots in their hometowns. The Best of Skaters in Cars features the stories of Ryan Sheckler, Kyle Walker, Lizzie Armanto, Elijah Berle, Chris Joslin, Curren Caples and Tony Hawk.
Stab High Presented by Monster Energy
Airs: 10/14 at 4 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT on ABC
The inaugural Stab High invitational surf competition, supported by Monster Energy with Stab magazine brought together twenty of surfing’s premier aerialists in a unique competition with $25,000 in prize money for first place. The invited riders were selected based on a combination of their aerial ability and ranking in the Stab magazine reader poll. As the first competitive event of its kind, Stab High invited elite surfers to showcase their biggest and most innovative airs in front of a live crowd in a festival atmosphere.
Trail of Missions 2018
Airs: 10/21 at 12:30 p.m. ET / 1 p.m. PT on ABC
The Trail of Missions 2018 is the ultimate exploration of everything the Baja Peninsula has to offer. For over a decade the Desert Assassins, led by Cameron Steele, have been sharing remote off road adventures in Baja.
Best of BMX at X Games Sydney 2018
Airs: 10/28 at 1:30 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT on ABC
X Games makes its debut in Sydney at Spotless Stadium, featuring BMX competitions in Street, Dirt and Big Air. The Best of BMX at X Games Sydney show will provide fans a look back at the competitions from the first ever X Games held down under.
The World of X Games features a variety of X Games and athlete-focused content. For the most updated schedule and information on World of X Games, go to www.xgames.com. Check local listings for additional details.
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