Fully specced: Erik Fedko’s “The Bruce Check”

Looking back on a very successful 2018 season, Erik Fedko seeks for more progression in 2019. Thanks to his super smooth riding style and deep bag of banger tricks, the young German Slopestyle star has skyrocketed over the past 18 months. After reaching his first ever podium at Crankworx Les Gets and repeating at Red Bull Joyride at Crankworx Whistler last year, which secured him a Top 3 finish in the Crankworx FMBA Slopestyle World Championship, he finds himself amongst the Slopestyle elite and in contention for the big prize:…

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Meet the riders who spawned Nigeria’s BMX scene

It started with a chance encounter, stumbling across some second-hand BMX bikes from the United States in a Nigeria shop. And following a trawl of some internet videos, it has spawned into a burgeoning BMX scene in the city’s capital, Lagos, transcending socio-economic backgrounds. Here is all you need to know: – The BMX scene only really started six years ago as rider Star Boy, aka Matthew Temitope, a mechanic in Lagos, was among those to stumble across some vintage 1980s freestyle BMXs. After watching videos with friends on his…

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Introducing Cachet XX

After over a year of designing, testing and refining Cachet Bikes along with Jordie Lunn are proud to present the first of the long awaited signature series frames. BEHOLD THE ‘XX’ This is a TRUE signature pro model frame which means that Jordie worked with Cachet Bikes from start to finish. Jordie picked the materials, and  geometry that fits his body type and riding  style. The signature frame has a custom tube set made from 6061 -T6 aluminum and comes in a gnarly  paint job designed by Jordie. “At last…

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Event Alert: X Jam 2018 – Manipur, India

The most energetic and high voltage three days of action sports and music festival featuring BMX stunts by Chokbikes Thailand, MTB, Skateboard, Street bike stunts and breaking (B-Boying), design to help, grow and unify youth culture in Manipur and entertainment are an integral part of X-Jam, fun and lively atmosphere of positive people. EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES DURING X JAM 2018 – BMX freestyle by Chokbikes – Thailand – Skateboarding – MTB Pump Track Challenge – Breakdance (bboy) battles – Freestyle street bike stunt: by Kanglei Extreme – ATV rides –…

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BC Bike Race 2018: Day 4 – Earls Cove to Sechelt

SECHELT, BRITISH COLUMBIA July 10, 2018 – “After that trail, if there’s one game I’ll never play again it’s Frogger,” said an American rider, between laboured breaths. He was in the middle of a multinational chain of BC Bike Racers that included a Chilean, Frenchman, Guatemalan and a Canadian. Forty kilometers into a 62-km day, climbs like the Sechelt classic Frogger can feel like salt on an open wound. That’s when camaraderie is forged on the trail though – the unspoken language of mutual, dig-deep suffering. But there is always…

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