X GAMES NORWAY ANNOUNCED
Now in its third year, X Games Norway will once again bring together the world’s top action sports competition and musical performances to Oslo and Fornebu on May 18-20. In addition to three days of Ski & Snowboard Big Air and Skateboard Street competition, fans can also enjoy musical performances headlined by hip-hop artist Lil’ Yachty.
The first wave of 18 invited athletes includes Skateboarders Nyjah Huston and Leticia Bufoni, Snowboarders Mark McMorris and Jamie Anderson and Skiers Henrik Harlaut and Kelly Sildaru—all of whom are multiple-time X Games gold medalists. The next round of athletes will be invited at the end of March. The full list of athletes can be found on XGames.com.
Henrik Harlaut. Photo by Matt Morning / ESPN Images
The Men’s Skateboard Street Qualifiers and Women’s Finals will be held May 18 in the Skur 13 warehouse at Filipstad Harbor along the picturesque Aker Brygge and Tjuvholmen areas. Both qualifying and finals for Ski and Snowboard Big Air, along with musical performances, will take place on Saturday, May 19 at the OBOS Big Air Arena in Fornebu. The Nordic Skateboard Qualifier and Men’s Skateboard Street Final will then close out the event on May 20 from Skur 13.
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For more information on X Games Norway, visit xgames.com.