Vans, the original action sports footwear and apparel brand, joins the city of Huntington Beach to present the 2015 Vans US Open of Surfing July 25 – August 2. In partnership with the World Surf League (WSL) and event owner and operator IMG, the Vans US Open of Surfing will host the world’s elite in surfing, skateboarding and BMX, bringing premier action sports competition to Surf City this summer. As part of a festival-wide celebration of creative expression, the fan-driven event will also feature artist exhibits and installations, beach activities, interactive sponsor displays and more.
“Nearly 50 years ago, Paul Van Doren opened the first Vans store just a few miles from the Vans US Open event site, the same place where he met surf legend Duke Kahanamoku and made him one-of-a-kind Vans to celebrate his unique style. It's an honor to carry forward that legacy of creative expression here in 2015,” said Doug Palladini, Vans’ vice president, general manager of North America. “The Vans family, along with partners IMG, WSL and the City of Huntington Beach, is looking forward to our third
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The KINK crew is looking for a Media & Marketing Coordinator. Read the description below and see the benefits of this BMX related job. Get on it if it's what you're looking for. The job sounds pretty good to us.
Employment Status: Full-Time & In-House; Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm
Benefits Include: Health Care, Vacation Time, Bonus Plans, Employee Discounts
Leatt’s top of the line in soft body protection features lighter weight, more ventilation and an ultra secure strapping system. The perforated, multilayer, 3DF Airfit impact foam offers a soft and flexible fit, yet instantly transforms into a harder, energy-absorbing protector upon impact. This combination results in a comfortable fit that that forms to many body shapes and is CE certified to the highest levels on chest, Back, elbow and shoulder impact protection!
It also features MoistureCool, a washable fabric that keeps protectors in place, while wicking moisture away from the body to keep you cool. The protector integrates perfectly with all Leatt
EliteTrax is pleased to announce their partnership with elite rider extraordinaire #95 Barry Nobles (USA). Barry Nobles has been a long-time Supercross rider and in known for pushing the limits on a bike. EliteTrax will support Barry’s efforts to compete at major international UCI events, while Barry also will take the role as official test rider for EliteTrax major builds.
“Riders often gets confused when they are asked to test a track or an obstacle. More often they judge the obstacle or design based on
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Ride UK BMX Magazine has been delivering the highest quality BMX content for over 20 years now. Over this period Ride has experienced many of the highs and lows of the industry but throughout it has remained at the forefront of global media coverage for our beloved lifestyle. And I call it a lifestyle on purpose, as calling it a sport certainly doesn’t do it justice; it’s so much more to us all than simply a pastime activity. It’s our music, our friends, our fashion, our eating and of course our drinking habits. It has shaped us into what and who we are today and I feel privileged to be able to say that for me, it has even provided me with a career. There’s no way that all those years ago, a spotty, fully padded up, 12 year old me, would’ve ever imagined being the Editor of the magazine I quite literally worshiped, it was my bible.
Coinciding with Anomaly Action Sports’ push into the mountain bike and BMX markets with brands SHRED OPTICS and SLYTECH PROTECTION, AAS is building a strong team of reps across the US to continue to support the product lines athlete centerpieces Kelly McGarry and Ryan Nyquist believe in. Global Bike Sales Manager, Aaron Malone, elaborated on the new team of sales reps, "Here at Anomaly Action Sports, we are incredibly fortunate to add these top tier sales reps to our team. Their combined experience, bike industry knowledge and dedication to serving retailers will reflect well on our brands, SHRED OPTICS and SLYTECH PROTECTION, for many years to come. "
Fueled by solid consumer response to the style and performance embedded in SHRED OPTICS and SLYTECH PROTECTION’s technical innovation, our aggressive growth in mountain bike and BMX markets have lead to a strong rep force. The team includes:
Dennis Ocondi (Washington, Oregon and Idaho)- Ocondi's 23 years
Interbike, the largest bicycle industry trade show in North America, today announced that overall floor space at its Mandalay Bay Convention Center (MBCC) home will increase as a result of an expansion into a newly constructed hall, and that a flurry of activity is filling it up quickly. The show has taken over halls A, B, C and D in the MBCC South Convention Center area for the past 2 years, and will now include the newly added hall E. Numerous factors are contributing to the overall space filling up, including the addition
Blackout Distribution, the distributor behind Kink, Etnies, Fiend, Tree, T1, and more in the USA, is hiring. Here's the info:
Position: Inside Sales Representative
Location: Rochester, New York
Benefits: Health Care, Paid Time Off, Bonus Plan, Employee Purchase Plan, and Skatepark Membership.
Blackout BMX – one of the nation’s leading BMX distribution centers has an opportunity for a motivated and energetic individual to join our sales force. As one of our Sales Team Members, you’ll serve as a primary contact to our established network of customers. The candidate is expected to work in our offices located in Rochester, NY. To learn more about our company, please visit www.blackoutbmx.com.
Vital BMX is looking for a writer / blogger to join our growing team on a part-time basis. Your primary responsibilities will include writing news and feature stories, aggregating relevant content, and advancing our presence in social media.