X Games

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The ‘Olympics’ of extreme sports, sponsored and coordinated by US sports broadcaster ESPN. The first X Games were held in Rhode Island in 1995, with summer and winter X Games held annually in the US since then

X Games

Sports medicine The official Olympics of 'extreme sports' sponsored by ESPN, held annually during the summer. See Extreme sports.
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Televised globally on FOX Sports and Fuel TV, Kia World Extreme Games will also be broadcast on SMG's G Sports Channel and CCTV5 in China.
Sherman Tan, Senior Director of Sales FOX SPORTS Event Management, said, "We're pleased to see such a great response to the Kia World Extreme Games, with so many participating athletes from not only the USA but also from Asia since we started organising the action sports event here in Shanghai.
Extreme "Gliding" joins "Skateboarding" and "Inline Skating," recently released by Pixiem, to complete the Company's set of summer extreme game titles.
One of sport's pioneers is Northridge's Bob Pereyra, who was part of the first Extreme Games in 1995.
The new capabilities of the fifth-generation Dimension XPS make it an ideal entertainment hub for playing extreme games or serving up digital music, photos and video.
Our intent is to make it possible for a producer to call a 1-800 number and get everything from soup to nuts,'' he said, noting that ESPN recently used Matthews companies to provide most of the equipment for staging the Extreme Games.
The Planet Extreme Games are a competition between the top extreme athletes in the world competing for the largest single prize in extreme sports, $100,000.
NEW YORK, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Spike TV is bringing the wacky extreme games from its hit comedic action series, Most Extreme Elimination Challenge (MXC), to the Unites States for the first time EVER.
In addition to the two recent business relationships, iEntertainment Network has also released new versions of their award-winning WarBirds and Dawn of Aces Internet flight simulations, launched 5 new card games, 4 bingo eXtreme games and All Day Solitaire; and completed the acquisition of TheGamers.
WHAT: Spike TV is bringing the wacky extreme games Log Roll, Sinkers & Floaters, Wall Bangers, and Window Pain from its hit comedic action series, Most Extreme Elimination Challenge (MXC), to the Unites States for the first time EVER.
This year, the team will participate in its own version of the Extreme Games in Big Bear prior to the start of its first official practice Aug.
a major sponsor in the Extreme Games, is using the service to bring live coverage to their website, www.
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