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Experiencing the X Games through Instagram

Can’t make it to Barcelona? Tune in by following @xgamesbarcelona, searching the #xgamesbarcelona hashtag and browsing the X Games Barcelona location page.

Starting today, some of the world’s top extreme athletes will converge on Spain for X Games Barcelona. If you can’t be in Spain this week, you can experience the X Games through your favorite athletes’ Instagram feeds, as well as @xgamesbarcelona.







Spotlight: Barcelona

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Spotlight Since launching, we’ve seen Instagram spread from our headquarters in the Bay Area to every corner of the globe. In this series we’ll highlight top users from countries and cities with thriving Instagram communities.

Who doesn’t love Barcelona? Set on the Mediterranean coast, the city of 3 million is the capital of Catalonia and boasts some of the most breathtaking architecture in the world.

Don’t just take our word for how beautiful Barça is! See it for yourself through the lens of some of our favorite Barcelonian Instagrammers.