X Games To Be Hosted In Sydney For The First Time Ever, In 2018
If you are looking for a reason to book flights to Sydney next year, we have a great one for you. For the first time in over 20 years, X Games will be hosting their event on Australian soil! It’s exciting for both locals and those who have holidays planned to the country in October 2018.
The event will feature Skateboard, Motor X and BMX competitions at the Sydney Olympic Park between the 19th and 21st of October. The event is being hosted and produced by non other than ESPN and Seven West Media (Aussies number one audience company).
Australia is home to some of the globes most respected and successful action sports athletes with 138 medals, of which 45 were gold medals awarded at previous summer and winter X Games events.
What Else Is On During The X Games Event?
Before you start trawling the web for cheap flights to Sydney, you might be interested on what there is to do for the rest of your travel party (and you of course!). There’s sure to be something for everyone at the X Games event.
In fact, while many will be fixated on the competitions, the hosts of the show are providing added entertainment in the form of musical concerts, festival activities and art installations.
Why Book Flights To Sydney Specifically?
If you plan to attend the X Games, it’s a good idea to arrive in Sydney and stay near the action. Sydney will be on display as the games aim to showcase the beauty and culture of the city and its people.
Sydney is a city that enjoys a thriving youth culture. Chances are, you won’t want to be anywhere else when you attend the X Games. Of course there will be live coverage, so if you want to explore some of Australia’s other attractions, you can still catch some of the action at local establishments or within your hotel room.
Other Top Attractions In Sydney To Check Out
If you don’t take the time to explore the rest of Sydney’s top sights while you’re there, you will certainly be missing out. Take the time to check out the following top attractions:
- Sydney Harbour Bridge
- Sydney Opera House
- Bondi Beach
- Darling Harbour
- Taronga Zoo
- Royal Botanic Gardens
- Sea Life Aquarium
- Luna Amusement Park
- Madame Tussauds
- Sydney Observatory
The X Games event is to be hosted over 3 days. It’s recommended that travelers book flights to Sydney for at least a week if they wish to see all the sights of this vibrant city.
Book Cheap Flights To X Games Sydney 2018 & Enjoy The Following Lineup!
The following sports and disciplines will apply to each category of the competition:
- Skateboarding: Big Air, Street (men’s & women’s), Vert (demo only).
- BMX: Big Air, Dirt, Street and Vert (demo only).
- Moto X: Best Trick, Best Whip, Freestyle and Step Up.
Tickets aren’t available yet, but they will be soon!
Be The First To Book Tickets To The X Games & Find Cheap Flights To Sydney
Follow the event’s Facebook page so that you can be the first to book tickets and find cheap flights to Sydney. It’s best to book in advance if you want to take advantage of great travel rates and find nearby accommodation before it’s too late!