Axel Juergens, Senad Grosic and Ben Shenker were in Croatia last weekend for the Pannonian Challenge 7. Once again they had a great time and everyone rode great.
-Axel did barrels, 3whips, and treetaps for 3rd place. -Senad did flipwhips, hang5s, and a 5whip to a bank; 2nd. -Ben Shenker did no-hand flips, manuals on the wallride, fufanus on backrails and finished first.
Crank Clothing is a sponsor of the FATBMX site this month. They're having a competition on their site that looks like his: Rate our designs and you could be one of six to win all 6 of our t-shirt designs. It's easy, currently a score of 8 will put you in the top 6. You can't loose! Everyone who enters the competition will be emailed a voucher code, entitling them to a discount on all Crank t-shirts when the competition closes. A rating of 1 is favorite, a rating of 6 is least favorite. Note: you may not give 2 designs the same rating.
After doing multiple video magazine issues, Megatours and Road Fools episodes, the Props crew is going on the road Rock n’ Roll style. Living life on the road like a true rockstar might not be as cosy as you might think. The following riders will find out as they will be touring with the following bands: This Bike is a Pipe Bomb, Greyscale, and The SnakeTrap. Riders include Scotty Cranmer, Tobias Wicke, Morgan Wade, Mike Aitken, Adam Banton, Matt
For the fourth time this year there were some serious battles going on between the young Riders from the Netherlands. This time it was the BMX-finals of StreetMasters. Streetmasters is an organisation with the ambition to take streetsports as BMX, Skateboarding, Aggressive inline and more to a higher level. The qualifiers went for training on roadtrips with dutch pro-riders. The foampit training worked out well for the local boys from Rotterdam. They learnt some serious big tricks. In the final they pulled a high 720 over the box (Shannon), a backlfip on a hip (Aimy) and a huge wallride Barry Kohne-style (Selso “Kamikaze” Deluce).
AUGUST 28, 2006- Hoffman Bikes USA is proud to announce the re-addition of legendary flatlander Kevin Jones to the Hoffman Bikes Pro team. Jones will be working with Hoffman Bikes to redesign his original Hoffman Bikes signature frame, The Big Daddy. Originally from York, PA, Jones is credited as the innovator of modern day flatland riding. His exploits have been well documented in the 'Dorkin' In York' video series, and his influence on flatland is worldwide.
1 Simon Tabron Newquay, England 32, 90.25 2 Zach Shaw London, England 35, 87.25 3 Tom Haugen Minneapolis, MN 30, 86.75 4 Jay Eggleston Denver, CO 34, 86.50 5 Koji Kraft Addison, IL 23, 84.75 6 Matt Fairbairn Booragul, Australia 31, 84.50 7 Jason Branham Chicago, IL 24, 84.00 8 Tom Stober Woodward, PA 31, 83.50 9 Benni Kopp Bielefeld, Germany 28, 81.75 10 Mike Mancuso Winterville, NC 28, 81.75 11 Eduardo Terreros Getxo, Spain 32, 81.00 12 Ricardo Roich Buenos Aires, Argentina 31, 78.00 13 Tim Eichert Cologne, Germany 32, 77.00
First of all Ben Hennon is riding for King Kong BMX. Whenever he feels of his bike, King Kong is taking care of him. Marcin Stypulkowski is glad to have him on the team. And second the Markus Wilke signature glove, called the "Gorilla Glove" is now available. Everybody who buys one pair will support Markus so he doesn´t have to get a "real" job. The gloves are available in xs-xxl, colors brown and black.
Eurobike show: King Kong BMX wants to invite you to our booth at
The Source BMX crew are hosting a trails jam at Sidley woods trails in Bexhill-on-Sea on Saturday the 2nd of September. Everyone is welcome, there will be a BBQ there so feel free to bring some food and drink. There will be no format to the event but plently of prizes for the shredders! To find the trails head to Sidley high street (Ninfield road A269) in Bexhill-on-Sea and head to the end of Preston road, the trails are in the woods by the play park.Click the picture to your right for the flyer and more details.
But there's more. If you don't ride dirt at all (you should try it, it's fun) you can go to the "De La Warr Pavilion" for the Big Spin 2006 the next day (3 September). That one doesn't start until 2 in the afternoon so there's room to party hard on Saturday. It all sounds like a true BMX weekend in the South of England.
Alex rims, manufacturers of some super BMX rims are proud to announce, that you can reach ALEXRIMS from today via our new European Office."Our European Office and our Team in Taiwan will work together, to give you our excellent support."