Niek Kimmann has made the move to a Carbon Frame. He sent over some pics of his new ride which looks killer in the Black / Gold color scheme. Here's the parts list of the Olympic and current World Champ.
Frame: Meybo Bikes HSX Carbon Fork: Box One X5 Pro Carbon Forks 20″ 20mm Custom Paint Bars: Box One - 8 inch Stem:Box One 60MM Headset: Box Components Grips: ODI x Box Brakes: Magura Seat: Box One
Officials from USA BMX Foundation and the Terence Crutcher Foundation, in conjunction with Juneteenth, announce today the launch of RISE, an innovative mentoring program targeting underserved youth in North Tulsa. RISE stands for Resiliency, Inclusion, Social-Awareness, and Education. “USA BMX is committed to elevating youth from the Greenwood and North Tulsa community,” said Shane Fernandez, President of USA BMX and Chairman of the USA BMX Foundation. “Designed to align youth in underserved communities with powerful influencers from around the world, RISE will open doors to new perspectives for its participants through BMX and storytelling. We will provide a guided six-month tour of education and self-reflection kicking off with a bike tour of the historical Greenwood District.”
2022 Spanish National BMX Racing Championships results, Circuito Arganzuela - Date 19/06/2022
MEN ELITE: 1. Luis Eduardo HIDALGO ARMAS 60 UCI points 2. Andres FUENTES AVELLANO 52 3. Saul CONDE FERNANDEZ 45 4. Alejandro KIM PE—A 39
MEN UNDER 23 1. Pablo GARCIA MARCOS 20 UCI points 2. Gabriel AVELLANEDA MONTESINOS 17 3. Marc ROMAN MARTINEZ 15 4. Alvaro Jose DIAZ GRACIA 13 5. Miguel Angel GOMEZ GARCIA 11 6. Christian MELERO MARTINEZ 9 7. Guillermo BONIFACIO CRUZ 8
Results UCI BMX Racing World Cup - Round 4, Papendal (NED) - Sunday 12/06/2022. MEN ELITE 1. Romain MAHIEU, FRA 500 UCI points 2. Cameron WOOD, USA 430 3. Carlos Alberto RAMIREZ YEPES, COL 370 4. Stefan HEIL, GER 318 5. Romain RACINE, FRA 273 6. Romain MAYET, FRA 235 7. Kye WHYTE, GBR 202
Box Components (Box) is pleased to announce its newest BMX race tires product line. Box One™ 120 TPI Folding Tires were engineered with a minimalist approach to hit lofty goals for weight, traction, rolling resistance, and rebound. At its heart is a super-supple 120TPI casing where we forced in as much rubber displacing nylon as possible. Skin walls are employed to reduce drag and further reduce weight. We flanked the high-density casing with a tightly packed hoop of aramid fibers. Finally, we draped this all with BMX race-specific tread that transitions from a center band with a large contact patch to unidirectional tactile knobbies on the sides. This aggressive combination allows for maximum traction out of the gate, immense adhesion in the corners, and low rolling resistance in the straights. A state-of-the-art mixture of compounds is used in various areas of the apex, wall, bead seat, and center – with higher silica content in the tread to again remove more weight.
"Box One tires were created out of the necessity of two important features needed when racing