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Aspen/Snowmass to Remain X Games Host City Through 2019

by Colorado Snow Sensei on Jan.23, 2014, under General

Shaun White, ESPN, Aspen/Snowmass

Shaun White, ESPN, Aspen/Snowmass

ESPN and Aspen Skiing Company have reached a milestone agreement in principle that will keep the X Games in Aspen/Snowmass, Colo. through 2019. After a comprehensive bidding process, ESPN chose to continue its long-term relationship with Aspen Skiing Company, already the longest-tenured X Games host city.  Now in its 13th year hosting the premiere winter action sports event, by the end of the extension Aspen will have been home to the event for nearly two decades.


“For the last 13 years, Aspen/Snowmass has been a fantastic location for the Winter X Games and we’re excited about extending our stay in Aspen/Snowmass and continuing our great relationship with Aspen Skiing Company,” said Scott Guglielmino, senior vice president, programming and X Games. “While the level of interest from other locations was excellent, the opportunity to continue our collaboration with Aspen Skiing Company proved the most promising for long-term growth and development of the event.” (continue reading…)
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Buttermilk in January: X Games Extremes and Buttermilk Deluxe Deals

by Guest on Jan.22, 2013, under General

This blog comes to Colorado Ski Country from Kristen Lummis of BraveSkiMom.com.

Two big things happen at Buttermilk Mountain in Aspen each January. The first, as you may have guessed, is the Winter X Games, at Buttermilk through at least 2014. The second is not so obvious, but it’s related to the X Games. It’s the Buttermilk Deluxe private lesson package, also known (at least to me) as “one big screaming deal.”

Winter X Games at Aspen

Winter X Games at Aspen

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