The founder and CEO of Shadow League Digital, Keith Clinkscales is an industry leader in new media, culture, and lifestyle. For eight years, Keith Clinkscales served as a senior vice president at ESPN, where he oversaw the production of the company’s annual extreme sports event called X Games.
Following the success of two consecutive summer X Games in Minneapolis, the highly anticipated event will be back at the U.S. Bank Stadium on August 1-4, 2019. After a rigorous and competitive bidding process, Minneapolis was chosen as the venue for the event this year and next.
The 2019 X Games will once again feature world-class athletes as they compete for medals and prize money in various categories. Since the first X Games in 1995, the event has witnessed athletes push their limits and perform new tricks.
In addition to the sports competitions, the X Games provides musical entertainment from rappers, DJs, and other performers. This year’s lineup includes Diplo, Incubus, Chevy Metal, The Blind Shake, P.O.S., Wu-Tang Clan, and SWMRS.