For the first time in X Games history, competition kicked off at Spotless Stadium bringing the first X Games to fans in Sydney. Local legends impressed their hometown crowds with world-class performances. Leading the charge was Sydney-local Lewis Mills who took home his first X Games medal with BMX Street silver in his first X Games competition as the youngest in the field. Another youngster, 11-year old Keefer Wilson became the second youngest competitor in X Games history when he dropped into the Skateboard Big Air Qualifier, finishing in seventh. Mansfield native Hayley Wilson finished in sixth place in the Women’s Skateboard Street final, as the sole Australian in the field. In the BMX Big Air Qualifier, Jaie Toohey earned the final transfer spot, besting fellow Australians Andy Buckworth, Matt Whyatt and Todd Meyn.