X Games to Reveal Top 10 Moments of 2018

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X Games to Reveal Top 10 Moments of 2018

Left: Mitchie Brusco at X Games Minneapolis (Photo Credit: Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images)

Right: Brandon Graham and Craig McMorris in X Games Top Moments of 2018 recap show

 

WHAT:             Over the course of the next 10 days, X Games will reveal the top 10 moments of 2018, beginning today with Mitchie Brusco earning his first gold in Skateboard Big Air at X Games Minneapolis, and ending with a full Best of X Games 2018 show on World of X Games on ABC on Saturday, December 29.

Brusco finally earned his first gold medal at X Games in his 11th appearance, and all it took was a trick that only he has landed on a full-sized mega ramp in competition: the 1080. Actually, it took more than that: a kickflip 180 over the 50-foot gap to the 1080. Listen to the call, with Bob Burnquist saying, “He did a 1080,” as though he almost cannot believe what he just saw.

X Games will reveal one moment each day via XGames.com, and X Games Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, all culminating with a recap show hosted by World of X Games host, Brandon Graham, and X Games commentator Craig McMorris.

 

WHO:               Top X Games athletes

Brandon Graham

Craig McMorris

WHEN:             One moment per day on XGames.com and X Games social channels

Best of X Games 2018 on Saturday, December 29 at 3:30 p.m. ET

WHERE:          XGames.com and @XGames social channels

World of X Games on ABC

MORE:             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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Contacts:                     

Olivia Wilson                 ESPN Communications, 213-405-4145, [email protected]

Grace Coryell               ESPN Communications, 213-405-4402, [email protected]

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Olivia Wilson

Based out of Austin, Texas, Olivia Wilson is a senior publicist focusing on X Games, esports and West Coast PR. Prior to joining the ESPN Communications team, Wilson worked at a hospitality PR agency in Austin and graduated from Florida State University in 2014.
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