X Games Minneapolis 2018: Course Previews
Welcome to X Games Minneapolis 2018
Welcome to X Games Minneapolis 2018. X Games Minneapolis gets underway on Thursday, July 19, but in advance of the competition, XGames.com takes an inside look at the courses and the build up to X Games.
This is the Street section to be used for Skateboard Street, Women's Skateboard Street and BMX Street.
Another look at Street
Street action kicks off on Friday, July 20 with SoFi Women's Skateboard Street qualifier at 12 p.m. local Minneapolis time.
This is the view from the deck of the Big Air quarterpipe, showcasing the size of the Big Air ramp and U.S. Bank Stadium.
In just a few days, those stands will be packed with Big Air fans.
View from the stands
Here's a quick look at the BMX Dirt course, along with a few Moto X ramps before they were put in place for competition.
BMX Dirt practice
An unknown shredder tests out the BMX Dirt jumps on Tuesday of X Games week.
Moto X Freestyle
Here's an overall glimpse of the Moto X Freestyle build in progress. Once the action starts, the Moto X courses will continue to evolve to match the needs of each competition. Yes, X Games builds go overnight during X Games week.
On the outside
Located front and center of U.S. Bank Stadium is the Skateboard and BMX Vert ramp.