X Games & ESPN Announce TV Schedule for X Games Aspen 2016

Maddie Bowman during Women's Ski Superpipe Practice at 2014 X Games Aspen at Buttermilk Mountain in Aspen, CO. ©Brett Wilhelm/ESPN

The countdown to X Games Aspen 2016 has begun!

With only a few weeks left until the biggest show on snow hits Buttermilk Mountain in Aspen, Colorado, our friends at X Games and ESPN are making the wait a little less painful by announcing the TV schedule for this year’s activities.

The X Games Aspen 2016 telecast officially kicks off on ESPN with a world-class field in the Snowmobile SnoCross and SnoCross Adaptive Final on Thursday, Jan. 28 at 5:30 p.m. ET, and concludes on Sunday, Jan. 31, beginning with the Men’s Ski Slopestyle Final at 12 p.m. ET on ESPN. Witness X Games stars, including Danny Davis, Chloe Kim, Silje Norendal, Lindsey Jacobellis, Ståle Sandbech and Gus Kenworthy as they vie for X Games gold and prize money.

This year’s telecast team will include veterans: Nicole Briscoe, Zach Crist, Chris “Uncle E” Ernst, Brandon Graham, Todd Harris, Jamie Little, Craig McMorris, Jack Mitrani, Alyssa Roenigk, Tes Sewell, Cameron Steele and Luke Van Valin. Making their talent team debut this year are Victoria Arlen, Vanessa Marshall and Graham Watanabe.

Also new to this year’s telecast is X Games Extra presented by Skypethe official late night show of X Games Aspen. Previously streamed live on XGames.comX Games Extra will air nightly on ESPN2 starting Thursday, Jan. 28, and will also be available on WatchESPN and XGames.comX Games Extra is an opportunity for our fans to engage with gold medal winners, X Games talent and industry influencers.

X Games Aspen 2016 will be held from January 28-31, 2015.

Date/Time Network Competitions
Thursday, January 28
5:30 p.m.  – 7:30 p.m. ESPN3 Snowmobile SnoCross Adaptive Final
Snowmobile SnoCross Final
8 p.m. – 9:45 p.m. ESPN3 Men’s Ski SuperPipe Final
Friday, January 29
12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. ESPN3 Women’s Snowboard Slopestyle Final
2:30 p.m. – 4 p.m. ESPN3 Women’s Ski Slopestyle Final
7 p.m. – 11 p.m. ESPN Monster Energy Snowmobile Freestyle
Women’s Ski SuperPipe Final
America’s Navy Snowboard Big Air Final
Saturday, January 30
1 p.m. – 6 p.m. ABC Mono Skier X Semi’s & Final
Men’s Snowboard Slopestyle Final
Coors Light Men’s & Women’s Skier X Heats, Semis & Finals
8:15 p.m. – 9 p.m. ESPN3 Intel Men’s Snowboard SuperPipe Final (Lead in)
9 p.m. – 11 p.m. ESPN Intel Men’s Snowboard SuperPipe Final
GoPro Ski Big Air Final
Sunday, January 31
12 p.m. – 5 p.m. ESPN Men’s Ski Slopestyle Final
Snowboarder X Adaptive Semis, Consolation & Finals
Men’s & Women’s Snowboarder X Heats, Semis & Finals
The Real Cost Women Snowboard SuperPipe Final
Saturday, February 6
1 p.m. – 5 p.m. ABC X Games Aspen Anthology (TAPED)
Saturday, February 13
2 p.m. – 3 p.m. ABC World of X GamesBest of X Aspen 2016 (TAPED)

*Times and events listed are Eastern Time (ET) and are subject to change. Please consult your local listings.

Written by Juliet Schroder

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