Aspen to keep Winter X Games

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ESPN has agreed to keep its Winter X Games in Aspen for at least another two years, according to the Aspen Daily News.

ESPN asked for bids in May 2011 to attract other host cities, the newspaper reported

Among the bidding cities was Whistler, British Columbia. In addition to Aspen, Tignes, France will  host to a second Winter X Games March 20 through 22 as part of ESPN’s efforts to globalize the X Games brand. Summer X Games are planned for Brazil, Germany, Spain and Los Angeles.

Read more at the Aspen Daily News.