Video: Mongoose BMX Team en Costa Rica

Mongoose en Costa Rica Part 2 is filled with top-notch riding from our BMX team; Kevin Peraza, Pat Casey, Ben Wallace, Tom Isted, Greg Illingworth and Paul Ryan. Watch as they hit concrete parks all over Cost a Rica with some street clips sprinkled in. The trip is capped off with a demo at Kenneth Tencio’s park, 10Cio during its grand opening.

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Video: History of the Shadow Half Link Chain

The Shadow Conspiracy broke new ground when they released the first half link chain back in 2000, but it was no easy feat. From countless trips to Asia to meet with factory owners, to having to physically re-tool the pre-existing machines in order for them to produce these weird new half link style chains… it was a long road for Shadow. They truly innovated a product that changed the face of chains forever, even for bicycling inductors outside of BMX! This is the story of how the Shadow Half Link…

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IIT Techfest 2016 | Mumbai

Words: Dipak Panchal \\ Pictures: Darius Quadros TECHFEST is a 3 day long technology festival held at the IIT Bombay campus, showcasing and encouraging the future engineers our country. Hundreds of Indian and international institutions come together during this college festival. 2004 was first time I was invited for a BMX demo here at the IIT campus. Nilesh Dhumal, Mrigendra Mainkar, Vinay Menon my elder brother and myself did some very simple shows that attracted a huge audience. The TECHFEST vibe was so magical that I made sure that I had…

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Event Alert: Local Hero Tour | Viki Gomez

World Champ Flatland spinner, “Viki Gomez ” is coming to India. His mission? To share his flatland BMX skills with you! Viki Will be Conducting a 1 day BMX workshop in, Shillong: November 9th,2016 at Madan dong, Laitumkhrah.  \\    Contact: Akash Bhawal (8575972905) Aizawl: November 11th,2016 at Millennium Centre. \\  Contact: Miller B Renthlei (8413896733)

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Video: Salt Park with Daniel Dhers

Follow Daniel Dhers as he takes on the world’s first BMX salt park. The Venezuelan took to high altitude of Uyuni in Bolivia to build and ride the world’s first BMX salt park – 3,600m above sea level. “I would make a line in the Salt Park and would stop for five minutes to catch my breath again,” explains Dhers, a five-time X-Games BMX Park gold medalist. “Plus it was really hot during the day and when the sun was covered by a cloud I was freezing.”

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BMX| Why we Ride – 2

We asked some of the top young BMX stars of India about what motivates them and how BMX has given them an identity, check out what they had to say. Papias D’souza Age – 25 Location: Mumbai Style: BMX Street. I Feel BMX is the lifestyle, it is not dangerous sports until you push it to the limit I ride for Fun it’s my hobby, there are no rules you can ride how you want you can wear whatever you want you can create you own tricks ride in your…

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BMX | Why we Ride – 1

When my friends and I  used to ride all day, we just had two things on our mind – Ride and have fun. If we nailed a trick, that would be a bonus! Wilson College promenade in Mumbai was one of the key spots for the BMX jams, we always had a good audience which motivated us to ride more and push harder, making the trick look cool and easy. The enjoyment and satisfaction of riding with your friends and learning tricks together is unreal, it felt like we have achieved…

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R.I.P “Miracle Boy” – Dave Mirra

Dave Mirra’s suicide news took the world by storm. We weren’t ready to believe the posts all over the internet, until it was confirmed when nearly all of the pro riders who were close to him were sharing the news. It was tragic and it was true. February 4th 2016, The BMX world lost a golden soul, someone who took BMX to a global level and to every kid around the world. Every kid wants a BMX, but before getting their hands on one they play this very cool video…

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Video: Velosolutions – Asphalt BMX & Pump Track in Switzerland

Words/Photo:  Claudio Caluori. The National Cycling Federation Swiss Cycling, based in the Velodrome Suisse in Grenchen, wanted to add another training facility to their headquarters. It had to be a full asphalt BMX training track with Olymic sized start tower, a Velosolutions asphalt pump track, beginners jumps, plus a sprint and exercise area, all together on 8000m². Once again, Velosolutions couldn’t resist the challenge and took it. It turned out the biggest challenge was not the actual construction of the tracks, but the drainage of the whole area. The ground…

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