Grace Coryell

Grace Coryell

A native of Los Angeles, I never envisioned myself working at ESPN. Raised in the sun, sand and surf, I would freeze in the “wintery mix” of Bristol, Conn. Plus, I love living in a place where I can snowboard in the morning and make it back to Malibu in time for a sunset surf session. Graduating from USC into the current economy and job market, I was just praying to find a job, let alone my dream job - but, it found me. I joined ESPN’s Global X Events & Development group in 2008 as a PR intern. Three years and many events later, I can unequivocally say I have one of the coolest jobs in the world. I have been a part of some of the highest-rated and most successful X Games events to date, have been blinded by flashes in the paparazzi room at the ESPYs and met some amazing people along the way. Living in Aspen for two weeks during Winter X Games ain’t bad either…
infROWgraphic: X Games Aspen
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infROWgraphic: X Games Aspen

Here's your cheat sheet to following X Games Aspen this weekend across ESPN and ABC platforms.
Forward/Rewind: X Games
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Forward/Rewind: X Games

With X Games Aspen unfolding Jan. 28-31, VP Tim Reed reviews the highlights of '15 and previews what's on tap…
Six-time gold medalist Mike Schultz reveals new posters for X Games Aspen 2016
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Six-time gold medalist Mike Schultz reveals new posters for X Games Aspen 2016

The posters for the X Games Aspen 2016 event will feature Mike Schultz (SnoCross Adaptive & Snowboarder X Adaptive), Danny…
Victory tour: New ‘Hall Of Medals’ honors X Games history
Behind The Scenes

Victory tour: New ‘Hall Of Medals’ honors X Games history

For about 18 months, ESPN’s Bristol, Conn. campus has been home to a touch of X Games history in the…
The operations of Winter X Games
Behind The Scenes

The operations of Winter X Games

ASPEN, Colo. — Vanessa Anthes is the senior manager of operations for Winter X Games. In this role she oversees…
ESPN’s working hard to keep the Winter X Games green
Behind The Scenes

ESPN’s working hard to keep the Winter X Games green

ASPEN, Colo. — In the video above Fabian DeGarbo, ESPN’s senior manager of global sustainability, discusses the measures the company…
Winter X Games: Behind the scenes on beautiful Buttermilk Mountain
Behind The Scenes

Winter X Games: Behind the scenes on beautiful Buttermilk Mountain

ASPEN, Colo. — Every year, for four days, Winter X Games takes over Buttermilk Mountain to create one of the…
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