ESPN is actively engaged with and seeking interested cities in the United States to host the X Games summer event for two consecutive years in 2019 and 2020, showcasing the world’s best action sports athletes, internationally renowned musical acts and one of the most complete youth culture festival experiences. X Games has
The Eurobike Show in Friedrichshafen, Germany has traditionally brought the bicycle industry together for 25 years. Clocking up 42,720 trade visitors from 106 nations and 1,736 media representatives the show is one of the biggest out there. But as in previous years, finding BMX was a task. HARO Bikes had the biggest BMX booth out there, Stereo Bikes was present in their own unique way also. GT had two race bikes and a freestyle bike up on the wall and SE showed 4 BMX bikes and a Big Ripper but TL was nowhere to be seen.
After being out of the UK bmx market for some time, Volume bikes and Demolition parts are proud to finally have a home with Ison Distribution Ltd. Ison is a very well established bicycle distributor that has been in business since 1992 and, prior to, has run bicycle shops since 1895. As 4th generation of a bicycle business family, their knowledge base goes way beyond anything we could imagine for every type of bicycle on the market.
Longtime organizer and leader in BMX Racing, USA BMX, is proud to announce the creation of VUPIT™ and USA BMX Freestyle (USABMXF) - a new division of USA BMX. VUPIT™ is the membership tool for USA BMX Freestyle as well as a revolutionary sports social media application used as the grassroots digital ranking and qualifying system for amateur and professional riders to qualify for USA BMX Freestyle events. In addition to the digital component, starting in 2017, USA BMX Freestyle will host a four-stop national series and will begin to provide infrastructure for grassroots level promoters to host USA BMX Freestyle district state, regional and national level events.
USA BMX Freestyle and VUPIT™ have been developed and supported by some of the most influential riders in BMX freestyle history. USABMXF and VUPIT™ would like to announce the following members of the newly-established commission who will navigate this new division: Mat Hoffman, Ryan Nyquist, Chris
The Happy Anniversary Issue of BMX Rider magazine is out now. #25?! dropped on the mat earlier this month and once again it's a full on BMX magazine which are hard to find these days. Making it to the 25th issue deserves respect considering they've now filled 2500 pages with BMX freestyle for you to check out. Don't underestimate what a magazine does to the scene. It shows where the events are, how they were, what new products are out there made by the BMX companies, you can learn tricks from the How-To pages and also you get to learn riders better from the interviews they're publishing. The new issue is here. Make sure to get your copy.
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