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Dickies at ULT.X


ULT. X is back with yet another adrenaline filled weekend with an insane line-up of global BMX and Skateboarding athletes battling it out for the 2019 title.

Taking place from 15 - 17 March, ULT X promises three days of action-packed extreme sports at Sun City. Ultimate. X is the biggest action sports event on the African continent that shows off the best African action sports athletes and puts their skills to the test in more thrilling action than ever before. Ultimate. X Action Sports at Sun City promises to be an absolute entertainment extravaganza for the whole family. “bigger, better, faster and more epic in 2019.”

Following the announcement that BMX and Skateboarding will be part of the 2020 Olympic Games, the ULT.X crew is bring the best African Action Sport Athletes to show off what they are made off and pit them against the likes of X Games competitors, Kyle Baldock (BMX) Tomas Vintr (Skate) and Brayden Davies (FMX), whilst blowing minds in this adrenaline charged spectacle.

With the road to the 2020 Olympics being paved by events like ULT.X, the dream to take the sports from the streets to the flame, has never been more tangible. Former street child, Thalente Biyela, now a pro skateboarder, from Durban and a South African Olympic hopeful had the following to say:

“Olympics 2020, you see this smile on my face right? Skateboarding being in the Olympics makes it that much bigger.

It’s a life changing moment for me, you can now go to the Olympics to ride a skateboard – that’s amazing!”

Another exciting aspect of this year’s ULT.X’s weekend is the chance to shop for your favourite Dickies apparel at the Dickies pop up shop. Yes, you read right; a Dickies Pop Up Shop. We have partnered with ULT. X and will be show casing our Dickies range at the event. ULT.X 2019 will see the first ever Dickies Pop Up Shop at the event so that you can get your hands on the dopest threads.

Bringing life and a new adrenaline punch are skateboard crew and #ItRunsDeep influencers who will stunting their moves and authentic Dickies apparel. Our influencers are known for doing the most insane stunts and for doing it in style in their Dickies gear. You don’t want to be left out.

Keep an eye on our social media pages for an exciting update on ULT.X coming soon.

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