We're spending some time on the road to bring you the latest in BMX. We have been doing this for many years. But years ago, you could not follow us doing this. Now you can, through facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pheed and all that Social Media shizzle. We run into some funny stuff on the road, meet interesting people and see amazing stunts. On and off the bike. What might not always be good to post on the FATBMX.com website, could be good enough for Facebook. Or an Instagram picture tells the story without adding many words. Follow us if you want, here are the links to our social media accounts so you don't have to search for it to hook it up.
Shrick is a social network that will unite action sports athletes all over the world. Show off your skills and enjoy others' tricks! FISE World Chengdu-China will be soon there from 16th to 18th of October. You can win an all inclusive trip to Chengdu to follow the FISE World (ticket flight, accomodation and contest registration).
How to play?
Download the SHRICK app, post your video using the hashtag
Hookit today announced a strategic partnership that will allow Dew Tour to utilize Hookit’s state-of-the-art data analytics and content platform throughout the 2015 Dew Tour series. Armed with Hookit’s unique data analytics engine, Dew Tour will be able to track and measure the impact and value of its events from a consumer engagement standpoint on an ongoing basis. On a broader scale, Hookit will also track and measure the Dew Tour’s overall level of consumer engagement through its combination of live event and digital platforms, including its Dew Tour Push online content platform.
“We are excited to be working with Hookit around the Dew Tour,” said Eric Grilly, President of Alli Sports. “Hookit helps us better understand our social analytics around the property, the athletes and our partners, and in turn provides useful data which allows us to continue to grow.”
Hookit has developed the sports and entertainment industry’s most comprehensive and exacting system for projecting, measuring and tracking the consumer engagement impact and
As seen during the 90-minute NBC special, “Revolution Day: The Chase for the Biggest Trick in Action Sports History” yesterday, Jed “The Warrior” Mildon has raised the bar yet again by becoming the first person to ever land a quadruple backflip on a BMX bike. After an arduous nine-month battle with fellow Nitro Circus teammate James Foster, Mildon landed the milestone world’s first at Travis Pastrana’s “Pastranaland” complex in Maryland, USA.
For his historic run, Mildon rolled in 100 feet to launch off a 21-foot high, 75-degree takeoff ramp. Exceeding 40 mph, he flew
With a presence in Europe and Asia, FISE footprint will continue to grow on an international scale from 2016, and extend its position as one of the leaders in the Action Sports event industry. The Selection Committee congratulates the candidates cities which put time and great effort into submitting well thought and remarkable bids and proudly announces the 5 destinations which have made the shortlist. Denver (US), Edmonton (Canada), Kazan (Russia), Qatar, United Arab Emirates- are all in the running to stage the 2016-2018 FISE
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 new for 2015? Let us know.
-Dan Lacey on Source BMX
-Lahsaan Kobza on Casual BMX
-Simone Christensen on Pepsi Max
-Nick Bruce on Total
-Rob Armour on Total
-Logan Martin off Jetpilot
-Alise Post on Klean
-Alex Donachie on Monster Energy
-Nik Ford off Diamondback
-Alon Kosoy on wtp
-Dylan Gold on Tree
-Jordan Aleppo on Primo
-Felipe Manozca on Crupi/USprobikes
Imagine you're in a competition and you can pick four of the best riders in the world to come ride the contest with you. On the line is some serious cash, so who would you pick? We've got some serious names out here picked by the Mongoose riders for the Mongoose Jam at Woodward West. Who do you think will win?
Team Steve McCann!
With a presence in Europe and Asia, FISE footprint will continue to grow on an international scale from 2016, and extend its position as one of the leaders in the Action Sports event industry. Early this year, FISE launched a tender process to find additional Host Cities for its2016-2018 World Series featuring emerging sports: BMX, Skateboard, Roller, Mountain Bike and Wakeboard.
The thrills of competition are just weeks away as the celebrated Van Doren Invitational returns to Huntington Beach, CA for another exciting exhibition of premier BMX bowl riding action July 31 and August 2. Praised as one of the most exciting features of the 2015 Vans US Open of Surfing, the Van Doren Invitational brings the world’s best BMX riders from around the globe to battle it out before a live audience in pursuit of coveted podium honors. Fans from all over the world can experience the action, live from the legendary all-cement Vans Pro Bowl stadium on the sand at vansusopenofsurfing.com.
With more than $35,000 on the line, this year’s event will showcase the crème de le crème of modern day bowlriding talent in BMX. Contest director and BMX legend Dennis McCoy will host
The Bandit is out there for those who have been waiting.
Who: TomTom, one of the world’s leading technology companies, with a mission to make technology easy to use, so that everyone can achieve more. TomTom’s North American headquarters are based in Burlington, Massachusetts.
What: The new TomTom Bandit action camera. The first ever 4K HD action camera with a built-in media server, the TomTom Bandit features a revolutionary shake-to-edit feature that makes editing and sharing easier than ever so you can finally share videos with your friends within moments of the action.
Tune into World of X Games this Saturday, July 11 for two half-hour shows beginning with Dream Big - Skateboarders in Ethiopia at 2 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT and Being Volume Two featuring Travis Pastrana and Dave Mirra at 2:30 p.m. ET/3:30 p.m. PT on ABC. As part of the four-volume Being Series which profiles some of action sports’ biggest names, the second half of the show continues with Being Volume Two centered around 17-time X Games medalist, Travis Pastrana and 14-time X Games gold medalist Dave Mirra.
The World of X Games is a weekly program on ABC and ESPN platforms, which features a variety of X Games and athlete-focused content. For the most updated schedule and information on World of X Games, go to xgames.com. Check local listings for additional details.
***TUNE-IN ALERT*** Saturday, July 11 at 2 p.m. ET / 3 p.m. PT on ABC