Felix Prangenberg kept himself busy whilst he recovered from a broken hand by building up a fresh bike based around his signature Wethepeople PATHFINDER frame, bar and sprocket along with a full eclat kit to finish it off.
Name: Merel Smulders Sponsors: TVE Sport - JEE-O - Meybo - Shimano - Tioga - Renthal - FIST - HT Components - We Lift. Mechanic: Jan Segers
How do you like the looks of the new Meybo? Merel Smulders: Yes! I love the combination of darker colors and the Matte finish. Something totally different compared to our bright red bike last year, but I love it!
Black frame with anthracite accents, black parts and a few parts that stand out like the oil-slick pedals. Any reason for the colour of the pedals?
How do you like the looks of your current RIFT bike? Manon Veenstra: I love it! While I am writing this I am actually on the plane on my way home where my new frame will be waiting for me! So these photo’s are litteraly hot off the press. I love the Ferrari red but not much beats a slick all black frame!
Is it a challenge each year to get a good racing bike together for the new season?
Name: Elke Vanhoof Sponsors: Belgian Defence, Belgian national team, Gear2win, Pure BMX, Bitworkz, Polar, Fysioshop, Normatec, Doubdle, Zulu, 6D helmets, Aktive-8, fietsstickers.be, Naqi, Blackroll, Watt bike. Mechanic: Brad Greenwood, Gear2win
When's the last time you raced your BMX bike? Elke Vanhoof: UCI BMX SX World Cup Rockhill 2019
So the bike is still fresh and ready for more? Elke Vanhoof: For now I still have the 2019 bike, I crashed in Verona March 2019 and because of the
Name: Quillan Isidore Sponsors: Pure Bicycles / Clark & Kent contractors / Tangent Products / Pro-Green / Tioga / Shimano / alienation / Izumi / Fasthouse / Zulu Mechanic: Al Williams
Do you get excited every year when you get to build up a new bike before the start of the season? Quillan Isidore: Yes I love it! Two new complete set ups will make any adult feel like a kid at Christmas!
Do you get to choose the parts for your Pure bike?