Something's cooking over at the SE camp. They've teamed up with DC Shoe Co. to celebrate their 30 years of BMX involvement. The second photo shows just a little more than their first one a few months ago. The release date is June 2007, for whatever it is. Keep checking.
Rob Wise has been added to the Mirraco team. This is what team manager Gator had to say about it when he found the words:“I sat here and tried to think of a million different ways I could introduce Rob Wise to the team, so I decided on the first. I was on a road trip with Rob and got to see firsthand how talented this guy is on his bike."
Kris Bennett and his Square One crew are opening up a retail store next week (March 10th). Next to Square One product you can also find BMX parts from a.o. Volume, Duo and shoes from Lotek .Chris Doyle will make a presence so if you want to meet him, go to 2124 East Carson st. during the day, or 2132 East Carson St. at night (21+ after party extravaganza). Pittsburgh, PA.
For the first time in 18 years, freestyle BMX legend TIM “FUZZY” HALL is preparing to ride a different brand of bike.And loving it.“I received my new sublimated Redline Device a week ago and have been so excited to ride it,” says Fuzzy. “It’s a feeling I haven't had since I was 9-years-old. I’ll admit I was a little worried about getting used to a new bike after being on the same one for so long, but as soon as I hopped on the Redline, I knew it was dialed.”
Derek Adams is a busy cat. He doesn't have one company to worry about but a couple. Some of them have new updated websites that he wants you to know about. Take a few minutes and get ready to do some surfing:
March 5, 2007- Effective immediately, 4Down Distribution, the exclusive U.K. distributors of United Bike Co., A Bike Co., FBM Bike Co., S&M Bikes, Fit Bike Co, Metal Bikes, Coalition, Lavar, Revenge Industries, Odessa Footwear, Bicycle Union, Lord, Attila Bikes, Shitluck Clothing, Happy Hour Clothing and Circle Video Magazine, has relocated into a larger warehouse space. Now located in the North Ridge Business Park in Hastings, East Sussex, the move was made to accommodate 4Down's growing product range of complete bikes, frames, components, soft goods and footwear.
Metro BMX Jam Incorporated is pleased to announce the Singapore Metro BMX Jam on April 7th and 8th 2007. The contest will be held in downtown Singapore at the Somerset skatepark. All existing Somerset ramps will be removed and replaced for the week-end with the Metro BMX Jam course. The Singapore event will make its way to TV through the RushHD Network (rushhd.com) and MegaMedia of Singapore (megamedia.com.sg) with three hours of exclusive coverage. For the first time Metro BMX Jam brings an unprecedented number of world class pros to Singapore. This contest will be the first of its kind in Asia. Expect to see some unbelievable action as riders from around the world compete for a $20,000USD purse.
The rider list: Gary Young (USA) Morgan Wade (USA) Corey Bohan (AUS)
BAWLS Guarana, the Official Energy Drink of the NBL, today announced a sponsorship deal with NBL Elite riders Matt Pohlkamp and Rachel “Thunder” Smith and NBL Expert rider Tony Lehman for the remainder of the 2007 NBL season.
Matt, Tony and Rachel will rely on the refreshing, caffeinated taste of BAWLS Guarana as they race their way to an NBL championship!
Extreme sports lovers will have an mandatory appointment this mid April with the first round of the BMX Supercross World Cup, sanctioned by the UCI. The Juan Carlos I Auditory will hold this espectacular competition, in which all the best riders of the world will take part. An incredible show of ligths, and music will complete this espectacular event. The best urban music, hip hop, Freestyle exhibitions, Bike Trial and Half Pipe will amuse everybody between rounds. The competition will take place in a dirt track especially designed for this event.
After 12 successful years as an X Games event, BMX Dirt will not be in this year's lineup. BMX Big Air, which was featured as a pay-per-view event at X Games 12 (2006), will now be part of the live network coverage. Other BMX disciplines are Vert and Park.
It's a shame Dirt has been dropped but it looks like everything needs to be bigger and better for the TV audience. It gives the dirt jumpers out there one less contest to shoot for to make a living out of riding a bike.