Event Alert: JAM of the CLANS 2017 – Mumbai

India’s biggest street and flatland jam is coming up in Mumbai on 19th November. Sharptune and MascotBMX team from Mumbai, India are calling out the “JAM of the CLANS”. A BMX day of spinning tricks, airs and street spot riot on wheels! Entry fees 100/- INR The Jam starts at Sanpada West near Oriental College under the bridge, gather there shred the spot win money drink some O’cean eat some food and then head to the second spot but before that, cruise the palm beach service road in Sanpada and…

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Video: Yusuf Shaik | Spinner

Flatland BMX in India has seen a surge over the past 4 years. All it requires is a bike and a flat land to ride! Most of the time no brakes and no cranks! Yusuf Shaik from Mumbai’s Sharptune Crew is currently one of the finest Indian flatlanders out there! While most kids his age are busy twiddling on phones and chilling in college, Yusuf is out perfecting his tricks. Checkout the Indian National Champ flatlander on an average day. Video: Abhishek Patil

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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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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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