Do you remember the first BMX event you went to this year and how did it go? Rebecca Berg: My first event this year was the Vans Pro Cup in Malaga. It seemed like the whole Bmx scene went there and it was a blast. We did a girls jam and everybody killed it.
How many weekends/days were you away from home and at a BMX jam/contest or on tour? Rebecca Berg: I was on the road for about 4 weeks in total.
My 2017: Lara Lessmann Hometown: Flensburg, Germany Sponsors: Iriedaily, ridetsg
Do you remember the first BMX event you went to this year and how did it go? Lara Lessmann: My first event this year might be Butcherjam which takes place in my hometown Flensburg. It's one of the biggest contests in Germany and the only one with a girls class. I've made 2nd place this year and had a super fun weekend together with all the ladies and my homies.
How many weekends/days were you away from home and at a BMX jam/contest or on tour? Lara Lessmann: Well, I've graduated from secondary school at a Danish school and used my 6 weeks holiday to go to Berlin and ride a lot of BMX together with amazing people. We drove from Berlin to the Fise stop in Budapest, after Budapest I stayed one week longer in Berlin. I realized that I enjoy Berlin a lot and decided spontaneously to move to Berlin. I live in Berlin for 4 month now, I do my highschool and have a lot of time to ride BMX.
What was the best event you went to this year that gets your vote? Lara Lessmann: There were many good events I visited this year. I love all German contests but I think Fise in Budapest was the best event cause of the good atmosphere and awesome people. It's always
Today the new issue of BMX Rider magazine will be available at your favourite book store in Germany/Switzerland and Austria. Or if you're about to hop on the train, make sure to grab a copy at the newsstands and enjoy that train ride reading #29 of BMX Rider. 84 pages this time and full of BMX stuff. Here's what you can expect: BMX Rider Magazine #29 -Simple Session 17 report straight outta Tallinn. -Photo story: Somewhere and nowhere. With Courage Adams, Bernat Via and Ismael Ibañez -Joeri Veul (NED) gets in the spotlight -Sietse van Berkel (NED) interview -Janos Baars (NED), Koen de Laat (NED) and Frank Nabuurs (NED) have some night sessions when everyones asleep -Mike Würzinger shows you two tricks: The Tailwhip Air and the Tireslide -SlayerTom mentions his FAV5's -BMX Rider covers the Night Harvest event from South Africa -The photo Gallery is huge (Levi Weidmann (NED) gets a double page spread)