Nitro World Games is coming to Wales in 2020. This is considered as UK’s largest-ever action sports stadium event. The tournament is set to go down May 23-24, 2020, at Principality Stadium in Cardiff. More than 100 of the best action sports athletes in the world will flock to Wales to compete in FMX, BMX, skate, and scooter events over the course of two-days.
The events include freestyle motocross, BMX, skateboarding, and scooter. The inaugural Nitro World Games will be held in Utah, USA, in August 2019, with the event set to cross the Atlantic in the following year.
Nitro World Games pushes the limits of action sports competition. Featuring new big air formats, breakthrough ramp technology, and innovative judging criteria, Nitro World Games shifted the landscape for both athletes and the industry alike in its 2016 debut and Nitro Circus’ global live stream reached a hungry audience worldwide. Then the 2018 addition of Nitro Rallycross and Moto Quarterpipe broke new ground once again, as Nitro World Games moved into four-wheel motorsport for the first time and introduced the largest moto quarterpipe ever seen in the competition.
Nitro World Games is expanding internationally with the addition of Nitro World Games Wales 2020. Coming to world-renowned Principality Stadium in May 2020, the audience looks for more records to fall as the boundaries of speed and gravity are pushed further still. It offers fans the opportunity to see the best in action sports, all at a great price.
Whales is considered as the perfect home for Nitro World Games due to its abundance of world-class downhill trails and surf breaks and a nationwide network of passionate adventure and action sports fans. Cardiff boasts an impressive history of marquee live sports events including the UEFA Champions League Final and the Rugby World Cup at Principality Stadium. This will be the first time the games have been hosted outside the U.S. and it is another historic milestone for Wales and a reflection of a growing reputation as an outstanding destination.
Principality Stadium has cemented its global reputation as a ‘must play’, multi-event venue. Events like Monster Jam and FIM British Speedway are shipped into the stadium to create bespoke tracks and courses highlight its versatility and ability to attract a range of audience to enjoy a wide variety of shows.
Since 2016, Nitro World Games has revolutionized action sports competition. With a mix of exciting, adrenaline-charged events, huge big air formats and innovative ramp design, it has given top athletes from across the globe the opportunity to reach greater heights and breathtaking achievements. Groundbreaking accomplishments – such as Gregg Duffy’s motorcycle double front flip and Harry Bink’s frontflip rock solid have redefined what’s possible while captivating fans of all ages.