Grand Arena, GrandWest Official Home of Ultimate X
The Grand Arena, GrandWest will play host to South Africa’s premiere action sport festival, Ultimate X, for the second consecutive year in February 2016. Undergoing a dramatic transformation for the extreme sport spectacular, the Grand Arena will be the stage for thrilling stunts by some of the best local and international athletes on 27 February 2016.
The Ultimate X showdown at the Grand Arena in 2015 was a ground breaking event in action sports in Africa, with Ultimate X being the only multi disciplined action sports indoor festival globally.
Ultimate X 2016, presented by Dark Custom™ and Harley-Davidson®, is an action packed experience for those with a taste for extreme sports and adventure. Spectators will experience Africa’s Best Skate and BMX Park as well as see athletes showcase their skills and perform stunts in a range of disciplines including MX, blading and supadrift.
“Festival goers can expect nothing less than bigger and better in 2016 with this year’s line-up of international superstars in the Grand Arena and a chance to witness the best in biking, blading and skating,” said PR and Promotions Manager, Elouise Matthys. “We guarantee to have your heart racing, your adrenaline pumping and to leave you with some awesome stories to tell.”
Ultimate X owner and founder, Markus Museler, says: “We can’t wait to transform the Grand Arena into Africa’s only indoor, floodlit, pyrotechnical action sport showdown. We have so much in store for 2016 and the upcoming festival is set to surpass expectations.
“In addition to the finest local and international competitors, we are also securing an entertainment lineup featuring South Africa’s hottest bands and DJs to keep visitors entertained during the show and at the after party.”
The latest Harley-Davidson Dark Custom bikes will be on show and those with a motorcycle license will be encouraged to take them out for a test ride. Black Label apparel will also make a debut at Ultimate X 2016.
The show starts at 18h00. Tickets are available at Computicket, ranging from R150. For more information visit www.ultimatex.co.za.