Xbox at the Triple Crown SeriesThe best of the best extreme athletes will be gathering at the Vans Triple Crown Series to compete in such sports as skating, motorcross, surfing, snowboard, supercross, wake boarding, and BMX. To help sponsor this event Microsoft has said that the Xbox will be a key factor in these series.
"As the premier series of events in Core Sports, the Vans Triple Crown Series provides Vans and our partners with a unique property for connecting with our target consumers," stated Gary H. Schoenfeld, president and chief executive officer of Vans. "We are very impressed by the approach that Xbox is taking towards elevating the video game industry and we believe that they will be a great partner for the future of the Vans Triple Crown Series."
Here is a list that Team Xbox has dug up concerning the time and the place for each Xbox titled event.
Xbox Pro of Freestyle Motorcross
Las Vegas, Nevada, August 10-11, 2001
NBC Sports: Sunday, September 2, 2001
Xbox World Championships of Skateboarding
Oceanside, California, October 5-7, 2001
NBC Sports: Saturday, December 8, 2001
Xbox Pipeline Masters of Surfing
North Shore, Hawaii, December 8-21, 2001
NBC Sports: January 2002