The Vans BMX Pro Cup Series, the world’s definitive platform for BMX park terrain competition, gears up for the ultimate grand finale event in Surf City USA on August 4 & 6. Held in partnership with the largest action sports festival in the world, the Vans US Open, the highly anticipated championships showdown will bring the top-ranking contenders to Huntington Beach, CA for one final gauntlet to crown the first-ever Vans BMX Pro Cup World Champion of BMX park terrain. Following an exciting series around the globe in Australia, Spain, Mexico, and now to the U.S., the following tour pros and regional qualifiers will compete in the World Championships.
Comprised of 24 tour pros, 13 advancing regional qualifiers, three wildcards in the Men’s division, and
As an athlete, getting one continuous line dialled is tricky enough as it is, without adding into the mix city streets and a cameraman in tow. Taking to his adopted hometown of Madrid, BMXer Courage Adams spins the tricks in this seamless line. Captured by the ever talented Hadrian Picard as part of his Lined Up series which you can see more of below... Hadrien: "It was a pretty stressful day, 1st we had to find the perfect place in Madrid to do that, then we had to talk about the line & between security & people everywhere we had a window of about an hour to get this line, Courage pulled it in less than 30'.... The Line was filmed by Antony Finocchiaro, give him the credit he deserves :)"
Wie schon in den Jahren zuvor, stand auch auf dem diesjährigen Butcher Jam der komplette Abriss des Schlachthof BMX- und Skateparks in der Flensburger Nordstadt auf dem Programm. Dafür waren neben so ziemlich allem, was in Deutschland Rang und Namen hat, auch zahlreiche Fahrer_innen aus den Niederlanden, Wales, England, der Tschechischen Republik und sogar Amerika an die Börde gekommen. Hier sind fast alles Highlights (sorry, Ralle!) eines spitzenmäßigen Pfingstwochenendes an der Ostsee.