Irvine, CA (August 2, 2013) The fourth and final 2013 Global X Games event kicked off in Los Angeles today and will run through this Sunday, August 4th. Enduro X is a major part of the show with live TV coverage planned for ABC this Sunday at 3 PM Eastern Time. The same show is scheduled to include BMX Street competition. Check your local listings or http://xgames.espn.go.com/events/2013/los-angeles/schedule/
The final entry list was also confirmed and features a strong field of riders including the three men that won the X Games Enduro X events in Brazil, Spain and Germany respectively; Taddy Blazusiak, Mike Brown and Taylor Robert. A few notable entries include David Knight, the former EnduroCross, World Enduro and US GNCC Champion and Cody Webb, second in the 2012 EnduroCross Championship.
2013 Los Angeles X Games Men's Enduro X rider list:
On the Women's side, you can expect a showdown between Spain's Laia Sanz, the winner in Brazil and Spain and Maria Forsberg, the multi time X Games Gold medal winner that took the win in Germany in June. And you can't count out Louise Forsley, the top American Female Trials Rider that took the Silver medal at last year's LA X Games event and is returning from injury.
2013 Los Angeles X Games Women's Enduro X rider list:
Moto X is back on the schedule at this year's X Games and EPCN Productions along with support from the EnduroCross team is helping to coordinate that event, which features an intriguing list of top riders that will compete on Saturday with live coverage on ESPN. There will be classes for the Men, Women and Adaptive riders.
2013 Los Angeles X Games Men's Moto X rider list:
2013 Los Angeles X Games Women's Moto X rider list:
2013 Los Angeles X Games Adaptive Moto X rider list:
The GEICO AMA EnduroCross series, fueled by Monster Energy and presented by Lucas Oil will resume action on Saturday, September 21st at the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California.
For more information, please visit www.EnduroCross.com
EnduroCross tracks incorporate various elements of extreme off road racing into a Supercross-style setting, including rocks, boulders, logs, sand, mud, a water-hole…and even a few special obstacles like giant tires thrown in! Known as the "toughest racing on two wheels," this indoor off road racing will certainly keep you on your feet. For the seven EnduroCross events, be sure to log-on to http://www.mavtv.com/shows/endurocross for local air dates/times.