The 2021 USA BMX Carolina Nationals in Rock Hill, SC, are officially in the books and what a book it was! Being one of the largest regular season nationals coupled with the USA Cycling National Championships on Sunday, Rock Hill was packed with chapters of non-stop racing with fierce battles for podium spots. Starting each day, Rock Hill kicked off the racing festivities with the Mongoose Balance Bike races. It’s such a treat to see these young kids getting their start in racing. We may see them in the Pro gate one day!
Sometimes the racing Gods just don’t work in your favor. Mongoose Men's Pro Cam Wood had a bit of
Name: ANDRE SYLVAIN Age: 28 Hometown: Cavaillon beach, France Plate number: 39 Hook-ups/Sponsors: French Army, WIAWIS, Lead, Dig tracks, Michelin, La Charette, HT, 6D, Tangent, Ice Fast, Five gloves, STC nutrition
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-Track to race on: Papendal -Favourite Race: Papendal -Food: Nutella cookies -Gym: In the garage -Person on Instagram: Ronnie Mac -Travel destination: Race weekend -People to ride with: The Frenchys -Trainer/Coach: Nico Arschoot aka Fast -Pump track: Good for: warmup during winter/ my daughter Louise
Name: Etienne Axelle Hometown: Vaujours, France Plate number: 13 Sponsors: - Armée de champions - Le coq sportif - Lempdes bmx Auvergne - Thrill Bmx - Lead Racewear - Fist hand wear - Bike’n’co- Ht Components- 100% - G Form protect ( sport Rad ) - Shimano- In’oya - Eona - Schkebdesign
-Track to race on: Shepparton, Australia -Favourite Race: Zolder UCI World Championships 2019 -Food: Pizza -Gym: SQY’s gym -Person on Instagram: @marillewellyn -Travel destination: New Zealand -People to ride with: Zoe Hapka, Arthur Pilard, Sïmba Darnan -Trainer/Coach: Mickaël Violain
-Track to race on: Paris track -Favorite Race: I love racing the World Championships -Food: Barbeque/Steak -Gym: Garage gym -Person on Instagram: Dr.Aaron: Squat_University -Travel destination: Los Angeles -People to ride with: All of my friends from the DL crew
USA Cycling National Championships Individual - Rock Hill, South Carolina - 28 March 2021.
Elite Men: 1 11 FIELDS Connor USA 60 UCI points 2 338 LARSEN Kamren USA 45 3 187 GARCIA Jared USA 40 4 63 VANKAMMEN Zachary USA 35 5 46 GUSTAFSON Kenneth USA 30 6 259 SMITH Jeremy USA 25 7 24 SHARRAH Corben USA 20 8 406 WOOD Cameron USA 15
Pro Results 2021 USA BMX Carolina Nationals Day 2, Saturday 27 March 2021
Women Pro: 1 FELICIA STANCIL, FACTORY SSQUARED, INDIANAPOLIS, IN 2 LAUREN REYNOLDS, FACTORY ANSWER, SAN DIEGO, CA 3 ASHLEY VERHAGEN, FULL TILT RADIO, PHOENIX, AZ 4 ALISE WILLOUGHBY, ALBES PROMAX, CHULA VISTA, CA 5 DREW MECHIELSEN, FACTORY YESS, LANGLEY, BC 6 PAYTON RIDENOUR, POTTSTOWN, PA 7 LEXIS COLBY, GORDY'S BICYCLES, PHOENIX, AZ 8 MOLLY SIMPSON, DAYLIGHT CYCLES, RED DEER, AB
Men Pro: 1 JORIS DAUDET, CHASE BMX / BRGSTORE.COM, CORONA, CA
Stop #3 of the 2021 USA BMX Pro series took us to one of the most incredible BMX tracks in the world, Rock Hill, South Carolina. Rock Hill has hosted many premier events in the past, including the UCI BMX World Championships, UCI BMX SX World Cups, and multiple USA BMX National events, but the event here in Rock Hill in 2021 is something special. With reports of the record turnouts for competitors, this could be the single largest BMX National in USA BMX History! And on Sunday, the Elite Pro riders will compete for the USA National Championships, making this an even bigger event for the Pros.
32 of the top Pro riders from around the world lined up in Rock Hill to race this perfectly groomed Supercross style track and shoe the packed house of fans what full speed bar to bar Pro racing was all about. and after Fridays racing, no one was left unsatisfied. Connor and Joris had headed out toe Rock Hill before the event to train in the SX track for upcoming events, as well as have the track dialed in come this race weekend. Watching the qualifying races, it seemed like a great decision for both,