Laraib Khan | Rider Interview

BMX ‘street’ style of riding has been spreading faster across India over the past 10 years. There’s a new wave of riders who are pushing harder, crashing harder and pushing again! We caught up with Mumbai’s Laraib Khan who’s not old enough for a driver’s license but is sure flying high on his BMX. Name: Laraib   Khan Age: 18 Preferred style of riding: Street Years riding: 1.5 years Current bike: Moongose Legion l60 Any supporting brands: —- FRMTB: How, when did BMX riding catch your attention? Laraib: Seeing my friends…

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BMX bike tech and maintenance with Rahul Mulani – Mumbai, India

BMX in India has been up and kicking since the 1980s. One of the pioneers of BMX riding in India, Rahul Mulani is a firm fixture in the growth of this sport in the country. From riding quarter pipes in the late 80s to mentoring young BMX riders of India everyday, Rahul is a recognized Voice Over artist for over two decades. Join him in his monthly videos sharing tips and tricks about BMX bikes, riding BMX bikes and living BMX!  0:00 INTRO 0:25 PROFILE GT 1:50 MERRITT 2:15…

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Fuzail Khan | Rider Interview

BMX ‘street’ style of riding has been spreading faster across India over the past 10 years. With new riders joining in, the older ones are pushing harder. We caught up with Mumbai’s Fuzail Khan and dug his mind to know more about his BMX journey and his future plans. Name: Fuzail Khan Age: 25 Preferred riding style: BMX Street Years riding: 9 Current bike: Cult Chase DeHart with custom parts Supporting brands: —– FRMTB: How, when did BMX riding catch your attention?  Fuzail :I’ve been riding bicycles since 2010. When…

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Video: Flatland and Street with Annul Pale – Mumbai, India

Annul Pale is one of the smoothest BMX flatland riders of India. His street trickery is improving by the day too. Having worked in several television commercials, cinema and music videos, Annul is an inspiration to many riders in India. Here’s a compilation of his recent projects.  Edit: Shubham Shelar   .

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Jamshed Shah | Rider Interview

The evolving BMX scene of India has been seeing a line up of strong riders jumping in. Today we meet one of the good dudes on and off the bike, twenty four years old Jamshed Shah from Mumbai.   Riding style – Freestyle/Street Riding since – 2010 Occupation/Education – Staff Nurse / BSC nursing FRMTB: What got you into Bmx? Jamshed Shah: Luckily I had good friends in school like Dhroov Rajpal he is the one who got me into the scene initially. He had a Fomas BMX and used to…

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Aakash Waghmare | Rider Interview

Trials riding is one of mountain biking’s most technical forms of riding. Fact is, trials riding is older than downhill. Being a UCI accepted discipline, trials riding has seen world championships for more than 30 years! Downhill world champs started years after! Trials masters like Hans Rey, Libor Karas, Ryan Leech, Jeff Lenosky, Von Williams to name a few put this style of riding on the screens over time. The youtube generation of riders now have uber creative riders like Danny Mcaskill and Fabio Wibmer for inspiration. Their creative filmmaking…

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Rahul Mishra | Rider Interview

Trials riding is one of mountain biking’s most technical forms of riding. Fact is, trials riding is older than downhill. Being a UCI accepted discipline, trials riding has seen world championships for more than 30 years! Downhill world champs started years after! Trials masters like Hans Rey, Libor Karas, Ryan Leech, Jeff Lenosky, Von Williams to name a few put this style of riding on the screens over time. The youtube generation of riders now have uber creative riders like Danny Mcaskill and Fabio Wibmer for inspiration. Their creative filmmaking…

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Video: Courage Adams Returns to Nigeria in ENCOURAGED

At age 12 Courage Adams started riding BMX, but by age 16 he’d turned pro, taken the BMX world by storm and made the most of his parents’ bold move. Now, he returns to his roots in Nigeria, discovering new connections amongst a community of like-minded bike lovers. BMX street is one of the most frequently evolving sports in the world. Fashions come and go as pro riders flit between the contest scene and their latest video release. In Nigeria, things are a bit different. As it is around the…

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Video: Brand of the Brave – DJ Brandt

This installment of “Brand the the Brave” features American Slopestyle and big mountain rider DJ Brandt.   Originating from the skateparks of Colorado, DJ is a unique athlete who has found his own path through the mountain bike industry. Now commonly known for his downhill bike skills in the hills of Utah, DJ has a special eye for the desert terrain.   Able to combine his technical skatepark ability and big mountain vision, the 25-year-old is able to put together lines that few others would consider.   Brand of the…

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