X Games World Series Scaled Back For 2014

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X Games World Series Scaled Back For 2014

ESPN have announced that the X Games world tour will be scaled back to two events for 2014. After running a successful world series for both winter and summer action

X Games World Series Scaled Back For 2014

ESPN have announced that the X Games world tour will be scaled back to two events for 2014.

After running a successful world series for both winter and summer action sports, ESPN have decided to host only two events next year.

One will be in Aspen, Colorado, January 23-26, for winter sports while Austin, Texas, May 15-18, will host the summer event for the first time.

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Initially the world series – that was introduced in 2013 – was intended to of a three-year plan but economic sustainability forced a rethink.

“We are proud to have run world-class competitions for both the athletes and spectators; however the overall economics of these events do not provide a sustainable future path,” ESPN said in a statement.

2014 will be the 19th year of X Games.

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