NASS Festival 2019 ramped up Friday 12 July providing an unparalleled selection of music, street art, skate and BMX. Having sold out of Weekend Camping and VIP Camping tickets, the Bath & West Showground was buzzing with 30,000 festival goers keen to make the most of NASS’ incredible selection of music acts, spread over 15 stages.
It was an awe-inspiring first day of BMX and Skate competitions, Charlotte Worthington (GBR) took home the BMX Park Women’s title beating off fierce competition from Sasha Pardoe (GBR) and Kayley Ashworth (GBR) who finished second and third respectively. After an exciting qualifier and final of the BMX Street Open, Mike Suttle (GBR) was crowned champion after combining huge airs with technical tricks.
Main Stage headline act Giggs delivered an unforgettable set, pleasing the crowd with his unmistakable voice and energetic stage presence. Supporting on the Main Stage was East London’s hottest new rapper Yxng Bane, living up to his reputation with a unique and genre-spanning set. Hip hop legend Grandmaster Flash turned up the heat with an unbelievable performance, scratching and mixing iconic tracks. Birmingham’s Lady Leshurr entertained the crowd with her infectious humour and ingenious lyrics. With the sun shining over NASS, Maverick Sabre utilised his impressive vocal range and meaningful lyrics to create a captivating set, while iconic street art duo, PichiAvo treated the crowd to
Results MEN Italian National Championship Freestyle - Ceva CN - 30 Jun 2019 Men: 1 14 BARBERO Alessandro ITA 200 points 2 10 FALVO Christian ITA 160 3 8 MONGILLO Francesco ITA 130 4 9 PALA Gabriele ITA 110 5 7 BETTASSA Emanuel ITA 90 6 5 BENETTON Elia ITA 70 7 6 GALLI Vittorio Ludovico Germano ITA 50 8 16 TARANTINO Jacopo ITA 30
1° Zoo BMX Pro Challenge - Priero - Ceva - 29 Jun 2019 Men: 1 BARBERO Alessandro ITA 200 points 2 BRINGER Maxime FRA 160 3 BETTASSA Emanuel ITA 130 4 PALA Gabriele ITA 110 5 SACCHELLI SAÇAKI Paulo Eduardo BRA 90 6 GALLI Vittorio Ludovico Germano ITA 70 7 FALVO Christian ITA 50 8 MEISEL Michael GER 30 9 MONGILLO Francesco ITA 20 10 BENETTON Elia ITA 10
The Helm Trails in Helmond-Noord have been around since 2005 and can be considered one of the best dirt spots in The Netherlands. Last night we managed to get together with a couple of riders for a session. Nothing more, nothing less. It was hot, but that didn't hold Ezequiel Helmreich from Argentina back to get through the big lines. Dimitris Araouzos was right there with him showing the lines. We shot some photos of the session and hopefully we'll get to do this again sooner rather than later. It had been a while. For me at least. #DIRT
On the final day of the Urban Sports Week Amsterdam, the Soulcycle BMX street contest was on the program. 35 riders in qualifying were shooting for a top 12 spot so they could ride the finals later on that day on the NineYards street course which had a bit of everything from ledges, rails, quarters, flatbanks, kinked rails, drops and a gap. It was to everyone's imagination to use the course the way they wanted to ride it and it was great to see the different styles. Leon Hoppe brought the tech with railrides to double barspin off to name one. Leon can ride anything so he added a couple of flairs for good measure. Reed Stark is a pleasure to watch because of the speed, energy and originality. That ice-pick to drop in was something I had not seen anyone do and Reed saw the possibility to feeble and smith
C1 Results BMX Park RPM - San Jose - Costa Rica - 23 Jun 2019. BMX PARK.
Men: 1 DHERS Daniel VEN 200 points 2 SANDOVAL Daniel USA 160 3 BRUCE Nick USA 130 4 TENCIO ESQUIVEL Kenneth Fabian CRC 110 5 BARRANTES ALFARO Luis Arturo CRC 90 6 MOSQUERA CAMACHO Julio Jonathan ECU 70 7 RAMIREZ MATAMOROS Giancarlos CRC 50 8 LEITE DE OLIVEIRA Douglas BRA 30 9 GATJENS CHAVES Paul CRC 20 10 QUESADA FONSECA Jose CRC 10
Women: 1 DUCARROZ Nikita SUI 200 UCI Points 2 OU Xianfen CHN 160