When you are in the position of being the current Olympic BMX Champion your sponsors will do anything to please you. When asked to do a bike check, Mariana Pajon returned with photos of two different bikes and she actually uses both of them. But what does she ride? Curious? We've got the parts list.
Judy Baauw has changed teams from 2017 to the 2018 season. She is now part of the Dutch National BMX Team. Although she got all new stuff to wear already, she's still waiting for a few more items to show up. See what she has to say about safety and her new gear.
Name: Judy Baauw Country: The Netherlands Sponsors: Dutch national team
Helmet: Troy Lee designs SE4 Freedom grey Goggles: Oakley (helimx) Gloves: Troy Lee designs Jersey: Troy Lee designs Racing pants: Troy Lee designs Socks: Shimano or Happy socks Shoes: Shimano scyther black First layer clothes: Carbon Energize
Elite Men: 1. Mitchel Schotman (NED) 2. Jefferson Milano (VEN) 3. Mikus Strazdins (LAT) 4. Kevin van de Groenendaal (NED) 5. Jeremy Smith (USA) 6. Justin Kimmann (NED) 7. Robin Dijk (NED) 8. Yoshi Nagasako (NED)
Round five of the UEC was held in Kampen on Saturday 28 April. Twan van Gendt and Judy Baauw grabbed the holeshot and managed to cross the finish line in the position they had in mind: first. See who else made the main and check where they ended up.
Elite Men: 1. Twan van Gendt (NED 2. Tore Navrestad (NOR) 3. Joris Harmsen (NED) 4. Dave van der Burg (NED)
Elite Men: 1 921 HARMSEN Joris NED 2 35 ROSA Shane AUS 3 122 TOUGAS Alex CAN 4 898 PONOMAREV Boris RUS 5 240 HOMBSCH Jye AUS 6 247 TE HIKO Brandon AUS 7 813 HEIL Stefan GER 8 303 STINDL Kay GER 9 227 WEBSTER Liam GER 10 156 VERHOEVEN Mathijs BEL 11 194 VILLEGAS Federico ARG 12 739 HECKER Joachim GER 13 89 GALYAMOV Konstantin RUS 14 200 WOUTERS Dean BEL 15 572 BRETHAUER Luis GER 16 994 SCHMIDT Julian GER
Bought a gimbal for my camera (DJI Ronin-M) and wanted to try it out. So I went to the BMX Track in Kampen and filmed my buddies do their session. Riders: Yoshitaku Nagasako Mitchel Schotman Justin Kimmann