Name: Tore Navrestad Number in Rio: 40 Country: Norway Result: 24th
"The important thing in the Olympic Games is not to win, but to take part; the important thing in Life is not triumph, but the struggle; the essential thing is not to have conquered but to have fought well."
The season isn't over yet for some. Others have already started preparing for next year. But what about the bike? What's it going to be for next year? Here's an option, and a good option at that. Haro's Team CF Pro XL is all you need. Just take a run through the parts and then wonder how they can put everything together for that price.
Features - Team CF Pro XL -6061 series alloy frame with PTC (Power Transfer Center),
USA BMX is delighted to announce the 2017 National Schedule. Next year's national schedule will encompass 26 weekends beginning January 13, at the South Point Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada and concluding Thanksgiving weekend at the River Spirit Expo in Tulsa, Oklahoma. 2017 will also see the UCI BMX World Championships return to the U.S. for the first time since 2001. Rock Hill, SC will play host to the Worlds and qualification for this event will be a key goal for many US riders. In order to qualify, riders will need to
Chase BMX is proud to announce that we have extended contracts for both Connor Fields and Joris Daudet. From its start, Chase BMX has tried to push the boundaries of technology with the RSP line of frames. Using the experience and knowledge of one of the best BMX racers of all time, Christophe Leveque and the behind the scenes and knowledge base of Pete Dylewski. In 6 short years, Chase BMX has become one of the worlds premier brands for BMX racing frames and complete bikes, with the RSP line of frames and the Element and Edge complete bikes.
Both Fields and Daudet had an incredible 2016 season, and the two riders have been of the most consistent riders on the USA BMX and UCI World Cup tour for the past several years. Highlights for both riders came in the most recent season, with Connor winning Olympic Gold and Joris backing up his 2015 USA BMX #1 Pro title by also winning the UCI BMX Elite Mens title. Both riders contracts have been renewed with a 4 year term, keeping both riders abroad Chase BMX bikes through the next Olympic cycle.
Sam Willoughby an Australian Olympic BMX rider was in a freak accident on September 10th, 2016 while training at local San Diego BMX track. He suffered a spinal cord injury around his C5 – C7 vertebrae. Sam being the fighter that he is with a spirit of a true champion has been doing aggressive rehabilitation therapy in Colorado with his fiancé, family, friends and fans cheering him on.
When an injury of this magnitude occurs there is a point where
The USA BMX 2016 National series had its last stop before the Grand Nationals, and it was for the Fall Nationals in Perris, CA. Joris Daudet was ready to return to racing since his break after the Olympics and a small injury. As Perris is his home track, Joris was feeling good about the big weekend of racing and was ready to do battle with the worlds fastest BMX racers.
On Friday night, Joris rode the Perris track flawlessly, all the way into the AA Pro main event. Lining up, he was looking to gain some
Men Elite 1 MARIS STROMBERGS, FACTORY FREE AGENT, RIVERSIDE, CA 2 ANTHONY DEAN, STAY STRONG, CHULA VISTA, CA 3 JORIS DAUDET (NCH), CORONA, CA 4 LOGAN COLLINS, MT JULIET, TN 5 CORBEN SHARRAH, TUCSON, AZ 6 KAI SAKAKIBARA, HELENSBURGH, ACT 7 JORDAN MIRANDA, CLAYBORN, BAKERSFIELD, CA 8 TYLER WHITFIELD, SSQUARED BICYCLES, ROCKFORD, IL
Women Elite 1 BROOKE CRAIN, FACTORY HARO, VISALIA, CA 2 LAUREN REYNOLDS, SSQUARED/ANSWER, AUSTRALIND, WA 3 RACHEL MYDOCK, FACTORY SUPERCROSS BMX, GLENDALE, AZ 4 DREW MECHIELSEN, FACTORY YESS, LANGLEY, BC 5 ALAINA HENDERSON, RUBY, NY 6 ALISE POST (NCH), REDLINE, CHULA VISTA, CA
A Pro 1 MENARDO SIMON, FACTORY YESS, PHILADELPHIA, PA 2 AUSTIN LOEBE, C-YAA FACTORY, DOVER, DE 3 K J ROMERO, SUPERCROSS BMX, ROCK HILL, SC 4 VICTOR BEHM, REBEL RUN SPORTS CAMP, MAYSLANDING, NJ 5 COLE TESAR, C-YAA FACTORY, HUNTERSVILLE, NC 6 WILLIAM GRANT, MY RADAR/ J&R BICYCLES, SEMINOLE, FL 7 FOSTER CHADEK, STATELINE BMX, APPLETON, WI 8 DAKOTA CODY, MORPHINE INDUSTRIES, LOXAHATCHEE, FL
46 & Over Expert 1 RENATO SILVA, ALLTOW WRECKING CREW/YESS, CHATSWORTH, CA 2 TONY SZYNAKA, WINTER SPRINGS, FL 3 ERIC RUPE, VENDETTA/ELITE BICYCLES, WOODLAND HILLS, CA 4 DREW MOTLEY, FACTORY YESS, ORMAND BEACH, FL 5 FRANK NUCCIO, GLENELLYN, IL 6 BRYAN MURPHY, GOLDS GYM, MAGNOLIA, TX