ESPN Unveils Sponsors for X Games Minneapolis 2019

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ESPN Unveils Sponsors for X Games Minneapolis 2019

Wendy’s joins roster of official sponsors

X Games Minneapolis 2019 adds Wendy’s as an official sponsor, joining returning sponsors Harley-Davidson, Hotels.com, Monster Energy, Nexcare™ First Aid Products, Pacifico®, SoFi and The Real Cost (FDA). GEICO will once again serve as the official music stage sponsor.

Elements featured as part of sponsor packages include on-site activations, content creation and rights to the official marks and logos. Sponsors will also have a media presence during the X Games telecasts as well as prominent positions across X Games social platforms and VIP experiences on-site.

The event is also supported onsite by Great Clips. Fans will have the opportunity to browse product displays and on-site activations in X Fest provided by Marvel, Go RVing, US Marines, TINCUP Whiskey, TRIA, FloWater, Star Tribune, Shred Hate, 93X, The CW, Minnesota Timberwolves, Minnesota Lynx, MN United, City Pages, GO MN, iHeart Radio and Minnesota Wild.

X Games Minneapolis returns to U.S. Bank Stadium for the third year, once again fusing the world’s top action sports competition in Skateboard, BMX and Moto with industry-leading live electronic, hip-hop and rock music. This year, X Games Minneapolis will add two new disciplines and an EXP esports tournament to the event lineup. On the music front, seven world-class acts will take to the stage to light up The Armory – The Blind Shake, Chevy Metal, Diplo, Incubus, P.O.S, SWMRS and Wu-Tang Clan.

X Games Minneapolis 2019 will again provide an immersive content experience with 18 hours of live action sports coverage on ESPN, ESPN2, ABC and the ESPN App, in addition to live streaming of action sports and music coverage through the @XGames YouTubeInstagram,Facebook and Twitter pages. We will also present exclusive behind-the-scenes and companion content on XGames.com, the X Games app and X Games social media pages.

Additional information on all X Games Minneapolis 2019 events is available on www.xgames.com for fans or on www.espnmediazone.com for media only.

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Media Contacts:

Kristie Adler, ESPN                                           (646) 547-5637 or [email protected]

Grace Coryell, X Games                                    (213) 405-4402 or [email protected]

Justin Sutton, Disney Advertising Sales             (212) 456-6444 or [email protected]

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Grace Coryell

Based out of the LAPC in Los Angeles, Calif., Grace Coryell is manager of communications focusing on X Games and West Coast PR. A native Angelino, Coryell attended the University of Southern California and began working at ESPN in 2008.
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