X Games Los Angeles Event Spotlights: BMX Big Air, Vert, Street And Park

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X Games Los Angeles BMX Big Air (Photo: Cody Black)

X Games Los Angeles BMX Big Air (Photo: Cody Black)

As the X Games approach faster and faster, we’re taking a look at some of the events you can expect to see today through Sunday in Downtown LA. Tickets are available here.

BMX riders are some of the most talented individuals at the X Games this weekend. Each year they seem to be going bigger and bigger, and everyone is anxious to see if Jamie Bestwick can capture yet another gold in BMX Vert.

To help you figure out what is what, we’ve broken down each discipline with videos, riders and competition schedule.

BMX BIG AIR

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Last year’s winner: Steve McCann

Athletes:

Vince Byron
Chad Kagy
Steve McCann
Anthony Napolitan
Kevin Robinson
Simon Tabron
Morgan Wade
Zack Warden

Schedule:

BMX Big Air Finals take place Sunday at 6:30pm outside the STAPLES Center.


BMX VERT

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Last year’s winner: Jamie Bestwick

Athletes:

Jamie Bestwick
Vince Byron
Austin Coleman
Chad Kagy
Steve McCann
Dennis McCoy
Simon Tabron
Jimmy Walker
Zack Warden
Coco Zurita

Schedule:

BMX Vert Final will take place Saturday at 4:30pm inside the Nokia Theatre.


BMX STREET

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Last year’s winner: Garrett Reynolds

Athletes:

Steve Churchill
Bruno Hoffmann
Alex Kennedy
Chad Kerley
Ty Morrow
Garrett Reynolds
Dakota Roche
Sean Sexton
Jeremiah Smith

Schedule:

BMX Street Finals take place today at 3:00pm on the Event Deck at LA Live.


BMX PARK

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Last year’s winner: Daniel Dhers

Athletes:

Kyle Baldock
Brett Banasiewicz
Drew Bezanson
Vince Byron
Diogo Canina
Patrick Casey
Scotty Cranmer
Rob Darden
Daniel Dhers
Tom Dugan
Chase Hawk
Sebastian Keep
Sergio Layos
Ryan Nyquist
Garrett Reynolds
Daniel Sandoval
Jeremiah Smith
Morgan Wade
Ben Wallace
Gary Young

Schedule:

BMX Park Final will take place Saturday at 10:00am on the Event Deck at LA Live.

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