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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5th Himalayan Mountain Bike Festival – Reboot

Himalayan Mountain Bike Festival started back in 2014 and defined celebration of world-class mountain biking in India by organizing multiple mountain biking events for professional and passionate riders around the globe. This event took the mountain biking culture of India to the next level and also encouraged the athletes to enhance their riding skills. The 5th Himalayan Mountain Bike Festival which was originally scheduled for October 2018 was cancelled due to unfortunate floods and landslides in Himachal Pradesh. This natural calamity affected the event and participation forcing the organizers to push…

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4th Himalayan Mountain Bike Festival – Dates Announced

Mark your calendars, the dates for the most talked-about Mountain Bike Festival in India are now locked for October 2017. Himalayan Mountain Bike Festival that brought us some of the most jaw dropping moments  returns with the 4th edition scheduled from 12th to 15th October 2017 in Manali which is also known as The Mountain Biking Capital of India. EVENT 1 : 2nd Himalayan BMX Comp, a flatland BMX comp in association with SharpTune EVENT 2 : 7th Himalayan Trails n Dust Mountain Bike Challenge – Competitive XC MTB Race EVENT 3 : 4th Himalayan Downhill…

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