Samsung Galaxy S4 at the X Games
Calm Before The Storm
Storm clouds gathered as the X Games Barcelona event team prepared the venue for the weekend's festivities. By the time competition began with Skateboard Vert, the sun poked through and the games began.
Building Up Big Air
The X Games event crew builds the MegaRamp for Skateboard Big Air. Brazilian Bob Burnquist took gold in the event.
Vert View From On High
An aerial view of the Skateboard Vert competition venue at X Games Barcelona.
Bestwick To FC Barcelona?
Not likely for the British BMX vert pro, who won a record eighth consecutive X Games gold medal in BMX Vert. He did get a chance to meet some of the soccer players on Barcelona's world reknown club on a pre-competition visit to the team's training facility.
Ford Fiesta Park
Local street artists helped the SoGnar team build and paint the street-inspired Ford Fiesta Park at X Games Barcelona.
BMX Park Practice
Several BMX Park riders get in some practice before the crowds arrive and the competitions began.
In typical Spanish fashion, this communication tower that was built for the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona gives a nod to both form and function.
Skateboard Street Practice
Grey skies and chilly temperatures did not keep the street skating pros from getting in some practice in the days before the highly-aniticipated Street League Series competition at X Games Barcelona.
And the winner is...Nyjah Huston (again). Huston won gold in the Street Leagues Series competition at X Games Barcelona.
Keeping It Real
Leticia Bufoni poses with the gold medal she won for her video segment in the X Games Real Women competition.
Pedro Hangs With His Pops
Skateboarder Pedro Barros hangs with his father during a little downtime at X Games Barcelona.
Thumbs Up From Lasek
Signed, sealed and delivered. Bucky Lasek shoots us a thumbs up. The decorated, veteran skateboarder won gold in the Skateboard Vert competition at X Games Barcelona.
Eye In The Sky
Those aeiral shots? Courtesy of the ESPN heli, photo and television crews. You're welcome.
Our Benevolent Hostess
Ramona Bruland with a postcard view of the X Fest stage at X Games Barcelona. Postage included.