It’s unbelievable that rebranding ESPN2 as ESPN8: “The Ocho” brings a lot pleasure with it yearly, however right here we’re as soon as extra and I’m hyped but once more. What started as a goof on the 2004 movie Dodgeball: A real underdog story has grow to be one of many greatest occasions of the yr for these collaborating in sports activities no person actually watches.
For 2022 we are going to get to see ESPN8 beginning on Friday, August fifth and in case you’re curious what you could watch I’ve chosen a handful of the very best occasions with my transient elevator pitch for every one.
- 2022 Corgi Races at Emerald Downs: They’re corgis … racing. ‘Nuff mentioned.
- 2021 Corunna Belt Sander Races: Individuals flip their belt sanders into mannequin vehicles and race them. I must know every thing about supercharging a belt sander.
- 2022 Noblesville Mattress Races: Opponents race via the streets pushing a mattress with their teammate on it. Will a mattress flip? Tune in to search out out.
- 2022 eSkootr Championship: Electrical scooter racing that’s decidedly much less annoying than individuals leaving them on the sidewalk.
- Excel Esports: All-Star Battle: I child you recognize, this can be a Microsoft Excel battle. When you don’t consider me then watch this.
- Purple Bull Paper Wings: The simplicity of flying paper airplanes taken to unbelievable precision.
- Slippery Stairs at The Ocho: The second yr of competitors the place individuals must climb a flight a slippery stairs.
There are clearly occasions all day lengthy, with the premiere occasion being the “SuperHole” cornhole occasion which is a pro-am with celebrities. This, from ESPN.
“The SuperHole occasion pairs a celeb with an ACL professional for the competitors. Celebrities set to take part embrace: Jay Cutler, Doug Flutie, Terry Kirby, Ben Rector, Mike “The Scenario” Sorrentino, Daybreak Staley, Chris Weidman and ESPN and SEC Community’s personal Marty Smith.”
Right here’s the entire schedule for ESPN8: The Ocho
ESPN8 Schedule (broadcast on ESPN2)
|Fri, Aug 5||Midnight||2022 Corgi Races at Emerald Downs||–||ESPN8|
|12:30 a.m.||Evolution of Cliff Diving||–||ESPN8|
|1 a.m.||The Story of Spikeball||–||ESPN8|
|1:30 a.m.||USA Pickleball Nationwide Championships||–||ESPN8|
|2 a.m.||Tiny Meeker’s Baddest Bencher on the Planet||–||ESPN8|
|2:30 a.m.||2021 Corunna Belt Sander Races||–||ESPN8|
|3 a.m.||2022 Noblesville Mattress Races||–||ESPN8|
|3:30 a.m.||Franklin Rock River Stone Skipping Competitors||–||ESPN8|
|4 a.m.||2021 AUDL Championship||–||ESPN8|
|4:30 a.m.||2022 eSkootr Championship||–||ESPN8|
|5 a.m.||Excel Esports: All-Star Battle||–||ESPN8|
|5:30 a.m.||2021 World Air Hockey Championships||–||ESPN8|
|6 a.m.||2022 World Desk Hockey Championships||–||ESPN8|
|6:30 a.m.||2022 New Swarm FlingGolf Traditional||–||ESPN8|
|7 a.m.||Purple Bull Paper Wings||–||ESPN8|
|7:30 a.m.||Teqball: World is Curved||–||ESPN8|
|8 a.m.||Turf Wars Kickball Invitational*||Manchester Meadows||ESPN8|
|9 a.m.||World Axe Throwing League: The Commissioners Cup*||Rock Hill Sports activities & Occasion Heart||ESPN8|
|10 a.m.||AWA Wiffle Ball at The Ocho*||Manchester Meadows||ESPN8|
|11 a.m.||2022 Bullshooter Invitational Shootout*||Rock Hill Sports activities & Occasion Heart||ESPN8|
|Midday||US Quadball Invitational*||Manchester Meadows||ESPN8|
|World Chase Tag London||–||ESPN Deportes|
|1 p.m.||2022 Professional Breaking Tour Invitational*||Rock Hill Sports activities & Occasion Heart||ESPN8|
|2021 World Air Hockey Championships||–||ESPN Deportes|
|1:30 p.m.||Teqball – “World is Curved”||–||ESPN Deportes|
|2 p.m.||The Ocho Present*||Rock Hill Sports activities & Occasion Heart||ESPN8|
|3 p.m.||Pogopalooza Cup 2022*||Manchester Meadows||ESPN8|
|4 p.m.||ACL SuperHole III Quarterfinals*||Rock Hill Sports activities & Occasion Heart||ESPN8|
|5 p.m.||OmegaBall Invitational*||Manchester Meadows||ESPN8|
|6 p.m.||USA Dodgeball All-Star* Showcase||Rock Hill Sports activities & Occasion Heart||ESPN8|
|7 p.m.||Slippery Stairs at The Ocho*||Manchester Meadows||ESPN8|
|8 p.m.||ACL SuperHole III Finals*||Rock Hill Sports activities & Occasion Heart||ESPN8|
|9 p.m.||US Air Guitar All-Star Air-off*||Rock Hill Sports activities & Occasion Heart||ESPN8|
|10:30 p.m.||World Chase Tag London||–||ESPN8|
|11:30 p.m.||Loss of life Diving: Austin||–||ESPN8|
* Denotes a reside occasion.