The Olympic flame is not yet lit, but Tokyo 2020 vibes are already spreading across many BMX contests. FISE runs events on the UCI International Calendar, at French, European and world class level, that provide BMX Freestyle Park riders with opportunities to gain coveted qualification points for their country towards the next Olympic Games. During the French, European and World tour's, FISE is hosting many events which are part of the process.
FISE EUROPEAN SERIES: CHÂTEAUROUX UCI Classification: C1 When: 19th – 21st July
It's July, time to get out there. Good days, bad days but the sun will be here. We've added flyers of events happening in 2019. Looks like this summeris going to be a hectic one once again and that's a good thing if you ask us. It's up to you to contact the event organizers for info on their event. Add your event to the FATBMX Event calendar so more people will get to know about your race or contest or jam that you're putting on. We're here to spread the love but you figure out yourself where you need to go. Contact the event organizers before you head over. Times/dates might have changed and we take no responsibility for that. Get together and enjoy BMX, the best thing in the world. 2019 Flyers inside as well as the 2019 event dates. Nothing else to do!?
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 the latest? Let us know. -Lara Lessmann on Kunstform BMX Shop & Mailorder -Josh Clemens off Demolition/Volume -Michael Meisel on Backyard.ev -Jack Borthwick on DK -Brock Horneman on Demolition -Josh Dove on Colony Pro -Irek Rizaev off Total BMX -Joeri Veul on wethepeople -Tory Nyhaug on Toyota -Barry Nobles on Haro -Lewis Cunningham on Federal -Jordan Aleppo off Federal -Stijn Hens on Soulcycle -Felix Kirch on Haro Germany
BRAKE DISC ADAPTERS The all NEW Box Disc Brake Adapter is designed to help improve braking control on frames where disc brakes were not standard. Compatible with 2 types of dropouts and 3 brands of 10mm hubs, in the right configurations the Box Disc Brake Adapter goes over your hub’s axle and mates with the frame’s dropout, allowing mounting of a standard post mount disc brake caliper.
On Friday 5th July, at House of Vans' monthly BMX Support Group, a night dedicated entirely to riders on two wheels, House of Vans are hosting the World Premiere of Federal Bikes' 'FTS', featuring riding in London, Seville, Philly, California, Barcelona, Tel Aviv and Madrid from Dan Lacey, Bruno Hoffmann, Anthony Perrin, Michal Smelko, Ryan Eles and James Cunningham. Check out the final episode of Lost It, a series chronicling the progress of FTS HERE.
Doors open at 6pm, with the Premiere kicking off at 7pm, before an evening of cash for tricks, free burgers and beers.
The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) has the pleasure of announcing that the inaugural UCI BMX Freestyle Flatland World Championships will be held as part of the next UCI Urban Cycling World Championships, which will take place on 6-10 November 2019 in Chengdu, in China. The 2019 UCI Urban Cycling World Championships will thus feature BMX Freestyle Flatland, BMX Freestyle Park and Trials, three urban and dynamic disciplines.
Flatland is growing fast and has figured alongside Park on the UCI BMX Freestyle World Cup programme since 2018. It involves performing tricks on a flat piece of ground, often while balancing on a single
Returning to the City of Trees and the legendary Rhodes Skate Park for the third edition of the Road to X Games: Boise Qualifier, the world’s top skateboard and BMX athletes competed to secure their invitations to Minneapolis. More than 10,000 fans witnessed six Men’s Skateboard and BMX athletes and five Women’s Skateboarders qualify for X Games Minneapolis through a new jam session format. The BMX, Men’s and Women’s Park competitions each began with a 21-athlete qualifier, where each athlete completed as many 40-second runs as possible within the 18-minute jam session. After the initial qualifier, 12 athletes moved onto Saturday’s elimination and again competed in 18-minute jam sessions. Three riders from each heat advanced to the final and also qualified for X Games. Those riders then competed in one final heat to determine final ranking.
From the 19th to 21st of July 2019, Châteauroux will host the FISE European Series, a brand new multi-disciplinary series bringing action sports and adrenaline to cities around Europe. When: 19th – 21st July Where: PESI, 2 chemin de Beaumont, 36130 DÉOLS, France
BMX & Roller Freestyle Park, Skateboard and Scooter Freestyle, four sports are represented in this brand new event. It's central location in Europe promises to attract a huge line up of riders. The first ever FISE European Series event in Madrid 2 months ago was insane for the BMX and Skateboard riders, so they can't wait to enjoy an even bigger event in a months time.
If you want to stay in the loop on all things BMX you're at the right place. From FATBMX Kids to the Old Skool section and everything in between we've got you covered in BMX racing as well as BMX freestyle and from little local jams to World Cups, World Champs and even the Olympics. BMX is more than just one thing and whatever you do, and whatever freestyle discipline you chose to focus on, we have the latest videos, news and information for you to check out.
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