ST. GEORGE — With X Games Aspen 2015 kicking off Thursday and running through Sunday, eight professional athletes from Utah are invited to compete in the world’s premiere action sports event.
X Games Aspen 2015 marks the 19th edition of 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 Utah natives represented at X Games Aspen 2015.
Name Age Hometown Event
Joss Christensen 23 Park City Ski Slopestyle
Keith Gabel 30 Ogden Snowboarder X Adaptive
Faye Gulini 22 Salt Lake City Snowboarder X
Bryan Hatch 33 Provo Snowmobile SnoCross Adaptive
Sage Kotsenburg 21 Park City America’s Navy Snowboard Big Air/ Snowboard Slopestyle
Alex Schlopy 22 Park City GoPro Big Air Ski/ Ski Slopestyle
McRae Williams 24 Park City Ski Slopestyle
Nate Zollinger 35 Nibley Snowmobile HillCross
For the most updated list of X Games Aspen 2015 competitors, athlete bios and sport descriptions, go to the X Games website.
ESPN and ABC will televise a combined 16 hours of live X Games Aspen content in high-definition from Jan. 21-25. An additional 18 hours of competition and music performances will be carried exclusively 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.
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 Africa.
Event details and resources
- What: X Games Aspen 2015
- When: Jan. 22-25
- Where: Aspen, Colorado
- X Games website
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