Share in the Winter X Games action by getting to know the athletes via Skype

Skype has arranged for “VIP access across the board” for fans of the Winter X Games in Aspen, Colo., on through Jan. 26, writes Jackie Lee-Joe on Skype’s Big Blog.

Free skiers Tom Wallisch and Maude Raymond, as well as snowboarders Jack Mitrani and Sage Kotsenburg are among those participating. (Kostenburg, who was just named to the U.S. Olympic team, shares his on-the-way-to-X-Games moments in the video above.)

The athletes “will give you their personal take on all the action, reactions, gossip and general tomfoolery via #SkypeXGames,” Lee-Joe writes. Keep sending them your suggestions on what shenanigans you want to see next!

To read more, head over to Skype’s Big Blog.

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Suzanne Choney
Microsoft News Center Staff