This interview was contributed by FreestyleBMX.fr who met up with Benoit, the boss of Lowrider Bmx and Skate shop in France. Lowrider has been based in Montluçon for more than 10 years now. Discover how this Bmx shop had to adapt to keep going! And this, with a dying local scene and the merciless internet rivalry. But hopefully, something could arrange the situation soon… Benoit explains this through this interview, without distorting reality. He answers frankly all the questions, even the delicate ones.
Blackout BMX Distribution is now distributing Merritt BMX. Today, Zack Phillips, President of Blackout Distribution, is proud to announce the agreement between Blackout and Merritt as an official distributor. Merritt brings a constantly evolving line of high quality and innovative components to our mix of brands. Merritt’s products have proved themselves to be able to handle the abuses of all types of riding, from street to trails. Growing with Merritt is a very strong and loyal customer base. Blackout will be able to help Merritt expand their distribution
The opening leg of the 2015 UCI BMX Supercross World Cup, which was held in April in Manchester (GBR), has been voted best event of the series. The British event overcame strong competition from Papendal (the Netherlands), Engelholm (Sweden), 2014 winner Santiago del Estero (Argentina) and Rock Hill, South Carolina (USA).
Manchester was favoured as best event by riders, the UCI BMX Commission, sponsors, the UCI, GSX Events and media