RIDEBMX keeps producing quality magazines. The December issue is a fine one again. It even comes with a Red Bull Mean Streets 2 DVD. That alone is reason enough to buy this issue. If you want to know what's inside before you buy your copy, here's the list:
Features -Red Bull Mean Streets: Three teams, three cities, and one amazing trip! -One Messy Trip: A trails jam, bowl contest, and demolition derby all packed into one story. -X Games 12: The stuff you didn..t see on TV.. -Sidekicks: Darin Reed and Davy Watson, Matt Beringer and Mike Aitken, and Jim Bauer and Mike Ardelean..awww.. -Poster: Odyssey's Chase Hawk and Aaron Ross get the big page this month. -Ten To End: Jamie Bestwick If it were one question for every foot Jamie goes on vert, it..d be Sixteen
We had a poll up on FATBMX with the following question: What shoes do you like to wear? It looks like most of you are supporting those brands that support BMX and we're fine with that. 20% of the votes go to Vans, 15% to etnies and Orchid and DC each receive support of 10% from the FATBMX.com visitors followed by Lotek (8%).
BLOOMINGTON, MN – October 2006 - QBP has reached an agreement with Jim Cielencki, founder of Sunday Bike Company, to distribute BMX frames, forks and handlebars. Select 2006 Sunday products in gray, red and green will be in stock soon and ready to ship from QBP. Beginning this winter, QBP will carry all the colors in Sunday’s 2007 product line.
“We are excited to bring such a unique brand to our dealers,” said Tim Gallant, BMX coordinator for QBP. “Sunday’s products are high quality with a number of innovative features and the colors are different from much of what’s out there. We believe Sunday will really add a lot to our assortment and be beneficial to our dealers.”
With only 3 more races plus The Grands to count for the No.1 title, REDLINE’s BUBBA HARRIS is sitting on top of the charts once again after scoring wins both days in Delaware–at the First State Nationals (Oct. 14 & 15). With the season winding down and only a few chances left to “up” your score, all of the top AA-pros converged in Delaware, in what may certainly be the tightest contended battle for the Pro title this decade. Compared to the past two years, Bubba has been in unfamiliar territory lately – sitting as low as No.5 in points, due to injuries throughout the season.
SAVE THE DATE: X GAMES 13, AUGUST 2-5, 2007 WHO: ESPN X Games, the world’s premier action sports event WHAT: Announces its event dates for X Games 13 WHEN: August 2-5, 2007 WHERE: Los Angeles, Calif. DETAILS: ESPN announced that X Games 13 will be held August 2-5, 2007 for its fifth consecutive year in Los Angeles, Calif. The annual X Games is the premier action sports event in the world, featuring athletes from across the globe competing for medals and prize money in the following sports:
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.