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Aussie Gold Rush At 2016 X Games

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Aussie Gold Rush At 2016 X Games
Australian Freestyles have cleaned up at the 2016 X-Games held at Austin Texas taking home four gold medals and a total of ten medals after four days of action.

Jarryd McNeil kicked things off Sharing Gold with Libor Podmol in the Step up competition, before Australian's swept the Moto-X Freestyle podium with Josh Sheehan claiming gold ahead of Rod Adelberg and Clinton Moore while Aussie Freestyle veteran Blake Williams finished the event in 9th position.

There was more Aussie gold in the best Trick final as Jackson Strong released himself from hospital just in time to throw down to take the Gold medal ahead of Josh Sheehan and Clinton Moore in another Australian sweep.

Sheehan and Moore both picked up their third medals of the competition finishing second and third respectively in the Moto X Quaterpipe competition before Jarryd McNeil capped off the event with his second gold medal winning the Best Whip competition with 39% of the vote.

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LifeProof Moto X Step Up Final
1 Jarryd McNeil 33.00
1 Libor Podmol 33.00
3 Massimo Bianconcini 32.00
4 Bryce Hudson 30.00
4 Ronnie Renner 30.00
6 Nate Adams 28.00
7 Matt Buyten 28.00
8 Axell Hodges 25.00

Coors Light Moto X Freestyle Final
1 Josh Sheehan - 93.33
2 Rob Adelberg - 91.66
3 Clinton Moore - 91.00
4 Taka Higashino - 91.00
5 Levi Sherwood - 90.66
6 Adam Jones - 88.66
7 Tom Pages - 88.00
8 Nate Adams - 87.66
9 Blake Williams - 85.33
10 Mat Rebeaud - 84.33

Monster Energy Moto X Best Trick Final
1 Jackson Strong - 94.00
2 Josh Sheehan - 89.66
3 Clinton Moore - 89.33
4 Taka Higashino - 88.66
5 Rob Adelberg - 87.33
6 Tom Pages - 84.00
7 Rich Kearns - 84.00
8 Blake Williams - 83.33
9 Harry Bink - 69.66

Fruit of the Loom Moto X Quarterpipe
1 Tom Pages - 92.66
2 Josh Sheehan - 85.00
3 Clinton Moore - 84.33
4 Mat Rebeaud - 83.33
5 Anthony Murray - 79.66
6 Jackson Strong - 75.33
7 Levi Sherwood - 69.33
8 Libor Podmol - 66.00

Fruit of the Loom Moto X Best Whip
1 Jarryd McNeil 39.00
2 Axell Hodges 20.00
3 Edgar Torronteras 16.00
4 Josh Sheehan 13.00
5 Tom Parsons 12.00

Top Image: Aussie Josh Sheehan on his way to winning the Freestyle final

Credit: Chris Tedesco - xgames.espn.go.com/xgames/gallery

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