Round 12 of the 2006 ABA BMX Pro Series tour rolled into New Castle, Delaware this past weekend for some exciting Pro racing action. With the ABA Pro title still up for grabs with the top 4 AA pros in points right now, it would be an important weekend for each of the Pros looking to add the ABA Pro title to there list of accomplishments. All 3 of the Double A Marketing riders in attendance just returned from France last weekend from the UCI Supercross event. Randy and Kyle both represented the USA to help obtain a top spot for the USA in national team selection for the 2008 Olympic Games. With just one more weekend of the ABA Pro series and the ABA Race of Champions left to gain points before the ABA Grands, it will be some exciting racing coming down for the top 4 AA Pros.
It’s not Ferro Rocher but we are spoiling you lucky, lucky people….. You like free stuff right….. Well guess what we have for you… If you have a PSP you can now go to YourPSP.com and download footage from last years Jam at Brighton for absolutely nada Nowt Zilch gratis…. FREE!!!!!! Once you have checked out the old footage and realised that if you don’t get a ticket you might just have to cry then you can call this number +44(0)845 310 3670 and all your dreams will come true! I know. You’re right. We are too good to you….. And while we were feeling generous we offered out 4 wild cards for the qualifiers… these cards are being offered to anyone from overseas who managed to get through to the Expert finals at Brighton so you know their riding is gonna be good! Jason Phelan from Ireland has already excepted his place and is psyched to be riding. If that wasn’t big-hearted enough we also have some free wristbands for the roundabout tour - Second Time Round premier. The wristbands will be available from the roundabout stand in the retail area so if you are over 18 and want free entry to the premier on Saturday night as well as free entry to club Corporation get yourself to the roundabout stand!
Dave Freimuth is the newest member of the Colony team. Dave has left Macneil on good terms & now will be riding for Colony BMX. Plans are underway already for his own signature frame & fork. Expect to see the forks in the new year & the frame soon afterwards. Colony & Dave are looking forward to an exciting future together. Dave joins the already varied team consisiting of Ryan Guettler, Pete Radivo, Kenny Raggett, Nick Richardson, Haimona Ngata & myself (Clint Millar).
In more Colony news our full debut range of parts are shiping now worldwide when everyone reads this, hopefully, fingers crossed. No seriously, they are shipping now, so expect Colony products on bike shops shelves very soon. Distribution for Colony is in the USA, the UK, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, Canada, the Netherlands & South Korea.
ESPN, Inc. and PepsiCo announced the return of ESPN X Games Dubai 2006 presented by Mountain Dew to be held in the United Arab Emirates, with an exhibition featuring the world’s top action sports athletes. Since last year’s event drew approximately 23,000 action sports enthusiasts, city officials, PepsiCo and ESPN are supporting the event’s return. X Games Dubai is scheduled to be held December 1-3, 2006 in Dubai Creek Park, the United Arab Emirates’ second largest park, with free admission. Performances will be held on the vert ramp with BMX, Skateboard, Aggressive In-line Skate, and The Moto X ramps will be visited by the world’s leading riders. There is a small fee to enter Dubai Creek Park. Together with Presenting Sponsor, PepsiCo's Mountain Dew brand, the event will also be supported by Official Car Partner Dodge, Electronic Arts "Need For Speed Carbon" and Men's fragrance Hugo Boss Energise.
Athletes scheduled to appear are BMX legend Mat Hoffman (USA), X Games 12 Skateboard Gold medalist Sandro Dias (Brazil),
The Biketoberfest is taking place on October 21st @ Stroud park-1100 west main street Stroudsburg Pa. 18360 . The park is located behind the high school. Starts 12 noon. A $5.00 donation fee to ride the park and also entitles you to enter the best trick and bunny hop contests. You will receive 1 raffle ticket included in the entry fee for a chance to win a cool prize. Drinks and snacks will be available at the park. Event coordinator Cecilia Yost. BMXinvasion is hosting the event and AL D will be judging the contests.
Here's the new version of the FATBMX.com advertisement that will appear in RIDE BMX # 99 and the new issue DIGBMX. This time we've used some photos from our trip to Las Vegas for the Interbike show. Did you make it in the ad this time? Depending on the photo that can be a good or a bad thing. We let some people slide this time, we'll tell you that much. Enjoy the ad and spread the word about FATBMX.com. "We tell it like it is!"
On 3rd of November the Battle in da Club tour, Germany’s first and sole Bmx Flatland run, is going to take place in Nurenberg. The location is Nurenberg’s most fantastic and trendy club, the Mach 1. Round number 3 of the BidC is presenting itself in a completely new shape and is filled with innovative ideas. Now a selection of only 16 of the best German and Austrian riders are invited to battle for a 2000€ trophy money. The 16 invited participants have the possibility to predefine a companion for the challenge. That means that the riders have to register in teams of two, the so called “tag teams”. Consequently, there are eight teams of two, competing in four battles by lot.
The better team of a “duel” reaches the next round. In round two there are four teams and two battles remaining. After this the final battle is already fix. Two teams are struggling for the ultimate victory. After one of the teams was able to win, there will be a one -on- one finale between the members of the winner- team.
Vans Presents The Eastpak Antidote Tour Supported By Eastpak, Vans, The Agency Group Ltd and Side One dummy Records. We've got some prizes to give away in a contest. We keep it simple this time.
Name three of the four bands that are on the Eastpak Antidote Tour.
Attach a low-res photo to show you're ready to rock 'n roll!