With X Games Aspen 2015 kicking off January 22-25, we have two professional athletes from Alaska invited to compete in the world’s premiere action sports event.
X Games Aspen 2015 marks the 19th edition of our X Games winter events and an unprecedented 14th consecutive year the event has been held in Aspen, Colorado – the longest run at any one city since the event’s inception.
Below is a roster of Alaska natives represented at X Games Aspen 2015.
Cory Davis – age 26 – Hometown: Soldotna – Event: Snowmobile Speed & Style/ Long Jump
Paul Thacker – age 40 – Hometown: Anchorage – Event: Snomobile SnoCross Adaptive
* For the most updated list of X Games Aspen 2015 competitors, athlete bios and sport descriptions, please log on to www.xgames.com.
**X Games images are available via the ESPN Images website.
Between January 22-25, ESPN and ABC will televise a combined 16 hours of live X Games Aspen content in high-definition. An additional 18 hours of competition will be carried on ESPN3 as well as the latest coverage across ESPN digital platforms, including XGames.com, the X Games app, and X Games pages across Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and more.
Content will also be accessible via WatchESPN to viewers who receive their video subscription from an affiliated provider.
In addition to all of the content on ESPN’s U.S.-based media platforms, X Games Aspen will be televised globally in 215 countries and territories to more than 395 million homes, including live coverage in Australia, Canada, Caribbean, Europe, Latin America, Middle East, New Zealand and South Africa.
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