If you're between the ages of 18 and 35, you might be a fan of extreme sports. What is so fascinating about this area of sport and just what sports are considered extreme? Are extreme sport competitions as prestigious as the Olympic Games? Take this quiz and learn more about the X Games.
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Which of these might explain the current generation's interest in extreme sports?
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ESPN _____ Ron Semiao first dreamed up an Olympics on speed.
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Semiao's idea of extreme sports included what sport?
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When was the first four-day Extreme Games festival held?
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How do we know that X Games were very popular by 2002?
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How often were the original X Games intended to be held?
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What was the location of the Summer X Games until 2009?
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What happens during the Big Air event?
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What is the reward for first, second and third places?
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In an effort to compete against the increasingly popular X Games, what did the Olympic Games add to its repertoire in 1998?
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What has made Shaun Palmer the king of snowboarding?
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Which red-headed athlete has won both skateboarding and snowboarding competitions?
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Fabiola Da Silva is the first woman to perform a backflip in competition. What is her country of origin?
Question 14 of 15
What ESPN event is named for Tony Hawk?
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