The Vans BMX Pro Cup, the world’s leading platform for elite BMX park terrain competition, embarks on the third and final stop ahead of the series’ World Championships, as the industry’s best professional men and women BMX riders return to Guadalajara, Mexico on August 24 – 26. Anticipation begins to build as the Vans BMX Pro Cup series narrows in on the title race with all eyes on current series point leader and reigning 2017 Vans BMX Pro Cup World Champion Larry Edgar, as he goes up against 2017 Guadalajara event winner Jason Watts, top Pro Tour contenders Kevin Peraza, Dennis Enarson, and 2018 podium regular Alex Hiam.
With only two qualifying opportunities left in the season, the Guadalajara Vans BMX Pro Cup will kick-off with a regional qualifier on Friday, August 24. Open to eligible men and women pro BMX riders, the top seven regional qualifier finalists from Friday’s event will automatically advance to the Pro Tour semi-finals on Saturday, August 25 and the top three regional qualifier podium winners will join the 2018 Tour Pro roster, in addition to a coveted invite to the official Vans BMX Pro Cup World Championships in Málaga, Spain on September 22.
All good things have to come to an end. The 30th edition of the FATJAM will be the last one. If you've always wanted to pay a visit to the infamous FATJAM in August on the Sugar Hills in Aarle-Rixtel, make sure to make this one count. A day full of "Bikes, Beers & Bitches" is planned for Saturday 18 August which will kick off with the Dirt Jam at the traditional Sugar Hills. Highlight will be the jam for goodies at 16:00hr. We would like to thank our sponsors for their support in making this happen. Riders will go home with something if they manage to do what we want to see. It's all in good fun and a session you don't want to miss. Remember, we've got the one and only "Killer Jump" at the Sugar Hills that needs to see some action. The session starts at 13:00hr, is free, and will last till 18:00hr.
Frontline is Caroline Buchanan's newest collaboration with FIST Handwear it has a military green battle vibe."Frontline to me represents my battle and efforts to comeback from injury & adversity and be back on the Frontline of sport and at the top of my game again. For anyone who is at the forefront of their careers/goals or who is battling in their own lives to be the best & toughest versions of themselves. This glove is for you! "
Are you losing track on who rides for who? Here's a long list with the most recent team changes and pick ups.The latest team changes get added to the top. The industry never chills, always adding and dropping. What's the latest? Let us know. -Niels Bensink off Dutch National BMX Team -Connor Fields on Swiftwick Socks -Paul Thoelen on TallOrder -Ben Lewis on Alive Industry -Daniel Sandoval on Free Agent -Mykel Larrin on Rockstar Energy -Dawid Godziek on Colony -Jason Watts on Demolition -Greg Illingworth on Profile -Jesse Gregory on Rockstar Energy -Shaun Gornall on Core -Maxime Orsini on Radio Bikes -Brad McNicol on wethepeople -Teresa FernáNdez - Miranda on Fly Bikes
FISE is extremely proud to offer the very highest standards to international athletes, media and fans at all our World Series stops. Despite our very best efforts to secure the necessary technical and financial guarantees, the Hurricane Team and CEO Herve Andre-Benoit have been left with no choice but to cancel the 4th stage of this year’s World Series in Budapest. The difficult decision means that the UCI BMX Freestyle Park, UCI BMX Freestyle Flatland and the World Skate Roller Freestyle events that were due to take place in Budapest will no longer go ahead.
We sincerely apologise to everyone involved: athletes, media, providers, partners and anyone else who
The Vans BMX Pro Cup Series returns to Surf City USA on August 3 & 5, gathering the world’s best professional men and women BMX riders for the highly-anticipated second stop of the 2018 Pro Tour. After taking gold at the first Pro Tour stop in Sydney, reigning 2017 Vans BMX Pro Cup World Champion Larry Edgar will defend his title against top contenders such as 2017 Huntington Beach event winner Dennis Enarson, podium veteran Sergio Layos, and Australia’s rising star Alex Hiam. The Vans BMX Pro Cup series field will also be challenged by recent Woodward East regional qualifier podium winners Clint Reynolds, Alex Leibrock and Rim Nakamura who have all earned their place on the series’ Pro Tour roster.
The second stop of the 2018 Vans BMX Pro Cup Pro Tour in Huntington Beach will play host to the series’ elite women BMX riders, including 2017 Vans BMX Pro Cup World Champion Hannah Roberts, BMX legend Nina Buitrago, and Woodward East regional qualifier winner Charlotte Worthington.
Vans BMX Pro Cup Series, Huntington Beach Schedule
Friday, August 3:
Vans BMX Pro Cup Men’s Pro Tour. SEMI FINALS (LIVE WEBCAST)
SNIPES Battle Square is bringing both a NEW BMX Flatland event and a fundamentally new event format to Rotterdam. – On Saturday, August 4th, 2018, 14 of the world’s best professional BMX Flatland athletes together with OPEN Class amateur riders will be competing and showing spectacular moves and tricks on their BMX bikes. This fascinating freestyle discipline represents the symbiosis of BMX riding and Breakdancing.
On the first Saturday of August 2018 the last Dutch great “ship of state” SS Rotterdam and SNIPES Battle Square will present a unique event format with this new BMX event. In Rotterdam, the SNIPES Battle Square will start its tour of seven stages across Europe in 2019.
SNIPES Battle Square is bringing both a NEW BMX Flatland event and a fundamentally new event format to Rotterdam. – On Saturday, August 4, 2018, 14 of the world’s best professional BMX Flatland athletes together with OPEN Class amateur riders will be competing and showing spectacular moves and tricks on their BMX bikes. This fascinating freestyle discipline represents the symbiosis of BMX riding and Breakdancing. On the first Saturday of August 2018 the last Dutch great “ship of state” SS Rotterdam and SNIPES Battle Square will present a unique event format with this new BMX event. In Rotterdam, the SNIPES Battle Square will start its tour of seven stages across Europe in 2019.
One day loaded with the “Best of the Best” in the sport — 14 BMX Flatland riders from the Netherlands, USA, Canada, Spain, France, Czech Republic, England, and Germany will compete against each other and fight to win a total of EUR 7,500 prize money. The athletes will be performing to various types of
In the spirit of evolution, Nitro World Games has expanded its offerings to give the world’s best Skate and BMX athletes a premier space to further showcase their talents. Going down in the mecca of action sports, where skateboarding and BMX are a way of life, Nitro World Games’ Skate and BMX competitions will unfold this August in Vista, CA at the renowned CA | TF facilities. Adding three all new events that include Skate Vert (Men’s), Skate Park (Men’s & Women’s), and BMX Park (Men’s) the competitions will happen over back to back weekends with Skate semifinals and finals
Vans and global BMX team rider Dakota Roche band together to deliver new colorways and collaborative designs for Dakota’s “For The Search” collection. Highlighting his personalized colorway of the Sk8-Hi Pro, Dakota’s latest collection features an assortment of footwear, apparel and accessories that draw inspiration from his endless search for untapped street spots and new territory for his “Off The Wall” riding style. Dakota’s Sk8-Hi Pro is fabricated in an earthy, covert green suede and canvas upper with tonal laces, solid-black rubber foxing and matching rubber toe-cap detailing. Featuring his personal artwork on the side panel labels, Dakota’s endorsed Sk8-Hi Pro is engineered with Duracap-reinforced underlays and BMX specific medial side support for extra pedal