STAYING STRONG: Words from the Team by RideUKBMX. With Stephen Murray's autobiography 'STAYING STRONG' release on 22nd June 2017, we caught up with some members of the BMX team. They tell us how much respect they have for Stephen, what kind of things they're expecting in the book, and consider the impact it might have on the BMX world...
House of Vans London Presents: Stephen Murray, Staying Strong Book launch on Saturday 24th June - 12:00 - 18:00. Q&A session with Stephen Murray: 3pm. To celebrate the launch of Stephen Murray’s harrowing autobiography, House of Vans London are excited to announce the official launch event to celebrate the release on Saturday 24th June.
Professional BMX athlete Stephen Murray moved to California to pursue and live the action sports dream. The mind-set and focus of Stephen in his racing days are what helped him to the top in 2001 when he won gold at both the X and Gravity Games, pulling backflips and 360 flip variations. His do or die, go big approach is what set him apart from other athletes and made him a global BMX hero. In 2007, whilst competing at the 2007 Dew Tour in Baltimore, Stephen suffered a life-changing accident that left him paralysed from the neck down and confined to a wheel chair.
Stephen’s forthcoming autobiography Staying Strong details this journey, from his rise to fame to
Learn about what Stephen holds dear to him as we look forward. From helping others who need advice and making the best opportunities for his kids, to growing the Stay Strong brand, how stoked he is on Larry Edgar and working with Wings For Life.
We join Stephen Murray for a day as he heads out to Adrenaline Alley skatepark in Corby, UK, to watch his sons shred with some of the Stay Strong crew. 'STAYING STRONG' Autobiography by Stephen Murray out 22nd June.
Stephen Murray - 'STAYING STRONG' AutobiographyRide UK presents 10 Weeks of Murray, leading up to the book launch on June 22nd 2017.Week 3: Stephen reflects on the double backflip, the trick that would make and break his career.Full details at rideukbmx.com---Archive footage courtesy of Stephen Murray, Reuel Erickson, Eurosport.
Stephen Murray - 'STAYING STRONG' AutobiographyRide UK presents 10 Weeks of Murray, leading up to the book launch on June 22nd 2017.Week 1: From early contest highlights to the crash in 2007, Stephen talks us through it. Full details at rideukbmx.com---Archive footage courtesy of Eurosport, Vans, Extreme, Team Soil.