South Africa’s premier action sports festival, Ultimate X aka ULT.X, returns to the North West for three days of extreme sporting action at Sun International’s legendary Sun City from 20 to 22 March 2020. Ultimate X is the biggest action sports event on the African continent in its 13th year. With more thrilling action than ever before, Ultimate X Action Sports at Sun City will be bigger, better, faster and more epic in 2020.

Ultimate X Action Sports is endorsed by Action Sports Africa, the continent’s leading investment and development platform for athletes, events and brands in action sports.   Skate / BMX headlining the fest this year and an array of action packed activities, the Sun City action sports weekend promises an entertainment extravaganza for the whole family. Amongst the many highlights of the three day Action Sports festival is:

The BMX | Skate Practice, Qualifiers and Finals: The African BMX and Skateboarding Qualifiers and Championships will see BMX and Skate talent from around the world compete for the ultimate prize. Watch the action on the Cabanas Lawns on 20 and 21 March. Followed by a Live Performance by the one & only Jack Parow!

The Monster Energy Golf Day: Head to the undulating plains, expansive fairways and desert patches of the Lost City Golf Course on 21 March for the Ultimate X Golf Day, an exclusive 112-player-strong field, presented by Monster Energy.

The Ultimate X Action Sports After Party: Hosted by Encore nightclub & 5fm on Sat 21 March at the heart of Sun City’s always-on party zone, Soho, this is an opportunity to wind down with some awesome tunes.

In between all of the ULT.X action, there are loads of other fantastic activities to experience at Sun City. Only an hour and a half drive from Pretoria, Sun City combines a choice of action-packed entertainment options for all ages, as well as opportunities to relax or explore the outdoors.

The resort boasts a dazzling selection of over 30 restaurants, activities and two world class golf courses all conveniently situated within one secure and beautiful location. The Valley of Waves is renowned for its wave pool and thrilling water slides. There are also a variety of water sports including jet skiing, parasailing and water skiing, available at Waterworld at the Cabanas hotel.

In addition, the resort offers a choice of sparkling pools, jogging trails; quad biking; floodlit tennis courts, guided tours of the resort on zippy Segways and one of the world’s longest Zip Slide – to mention just a few of the fun things to do at Sun City.

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