The final field has been set for the Nitro World Games,returning to Salt Lake City’s Rice-Eccles Stadium for its second year this Saturday, June 24. NitroWorld Games is a bold reinvention of action sports competition and will feature the world’s best inaction sports’ most exciting disciplines including FMX, BMX, skate and scooter. Action sports icon and Nitro Circus co-founder Travis Pastrana and Nitro Circus Executive Chairman and Global Headof Creative Mike Porra co-created the Nitro World Games which will air live during primetime on NBC at 8 p.m. EST/PST.
“Huge props to the competitors who are putting everything on the line to compete in Salt Lake Citythis weekend,” says Pastrana. “These are the best of the best and are determined to take the competition
Officially partnering with Nitro World Games, Monster Energy proudly announces its team of athletes headed to Salt Lake City this weekend for the second Nitro World Games taking place on Saturday, June 24 at 4:30 pm (MDT) at the Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City with live coverage on NBC during a single three-hour broadcast. Created by Nitro Circus CEO and Creative Director Michael Porra and action sports legend Travis Pastrana, Nitro World Games, the revolutionary action sports competition, will host the best athletes and biggest stars from across the globe in action sports’ most exciting disciplines to include freestyle motocross (FMX), BMX, Skateboard, and scooter. Created to reinvigorate the world of action sports, Nitro World Games features new disciplines, formats, tricks and massive ramps along with a Nitro-invented live scoring format to ensure fans can
It is with great excitement that Krusher BMX would like to formally welcome Ohio native Nick Bruce to their pro team. Krusher joins a strong family of brands supporting Nick including Total Bikes, Rockstar Energy Drink and Alienation. Nick has been on the forefront of progressive park riding for a number of years now, managing to secure several podium finishes at large contests and is quickly becoming a household name within the realm of BMX park.
Most recently Nick placed 4th at Fise action sports festival and has also qualified for the upcoming X-games. A class act on and off the bike, we look forward to working with Nick to help progress our brand and his already impressive riding.
Krusher BMX is a Canadian BMX brand that was originally operated by the ‘‘Krusher boys’’ in the late 90s. Ownership of the brand was transferred to a friend in 2004. Until recently Krusher has been known for their helmets and indestructible shinpads. We now offer a fullline of BMX parts and protection.
RIPPERNFL star Marshawn Lynch unveils his big BMX bike from SEOakland, CA — Expect nothing less than a beast of a bike when NFL champion Marshawn Lynch joins forces with the legendary SE Bikes brand to design an all-new BMX bicycle.The Beast Mode Ripper is built upon powerfully large 27.5-inch x 3-inch Beast Mode Vee tires, with an alloy frame that takes design cues from SE’s legendary PK Ripper with floval tubing and a looptail rear end. Long before Lynch became a football star he loved riding BMX bikes around his hometown of Oakland, California. During his short retirement from the NFL, Lynch rekindled his passion for BMX, and was attracted to SE Bikes due to the brand’s uniquely large BMX bikes with 26-inch and 29-inch wheels.
House of Vans London Presents: Stephen Murray, Staying Strong Book launch on Saturday 24th June - 12:00 - 18:00. Q&A session with Stephen Murray: 3pm. To celebrate the launch of Stephen Murray’s harrowing autobiography, House of Vans London are excited to announce the official launch event to celebrate the release on Saturday 24th June.
Professional BMX athlete Stephen Murray moved to California to pursue and live the action sports dream. The mind-set and focus of Stephen in his racing days are what helped him to the top in 2001 when he won gold at both the X and Gravity Games, pulling backflips and 360 flip variations. His do or die, go big approach is what set him apart from other athletes and made him a global BMX hero. In 2007, whilst competing at the 2007 Dew Tour in Baltimore, Stephen suffered a life-changing accident that left him paralysed from the neck down and confined to a wheel chair.
Stephen’s forthcoming autobiography Staying Strong details this journey, from his rise to fame to
This week Terry Adams is running an Instagram contest! Celebrating his 10 year sponsorship with Raising Canes. Terry will be giving away Free Canes for a year to one lucky winner! (Picked by Raising Canes). Head over to his Instagram to follow the simple rules of commenting under his last post for a chance to win!
Choose your three favorite athletes from each list of semifinalists. If they make it to the podium on Saturday, you earn points. Choose all three correct for maximum points per event. Top 10 highest total scores will win a signed Travis Pastrana jersey!
Follow #NitroWorldGames for live updates from semifinals on June 23rd to see if your picks are advancing to the finals. And catch all the finals action streaming LIVE on June 24th at nitroworldgames.live.
The fourth installment in the Real Series 2017 schedule, Real BMX, launches today, June 14, with six never-before-seen BMX video parts debuting on XGames.com at 12 p.m. ET. A full World of X Games episode will air June 24 on ABC, featuring all six video parts, behind-the-scenes footage and athlete interviews. The videos will be judged by a panel of industry experts and their selections for which athlete/filmer teams will be awarded X Games gold, silver and bronze medals will be announced on the ABC broadcast. Cash prizes will be awarded to the medalists. Fans will also have a chance to view and vote for their favorite videos online at XGames.com/RealBMX, with the Fan Favorite winning an additional cash prize.
Saturday 17 June Pro BMX riders will meet up in Eindhoven, Netherlands for the second edition of the 040 BMX Invitational, a Spine Miniramp contest held in the city centre. The 040BMXPARK Spine Ramp will be built up at the 18 Septemberplein during the E-Moves festival that will attract international fans of all kinds of Urban Sports. On Friday evening the practice session will take place with the entire contest scheduled for Saturday June 17th.
The international field of riders will compete for a pro purse of € 5000,= to be divided by the top 7. In the morning of June 17th a group of local riders will battle for the last spots in the 040 Invitational. In the afternoon qualification starts with a group of Pro riders from England, France, Germany, and