The latest issue of Sports Illustrated for Kids has hit the newsstand - and on the back cover of the June edition, was a call to race BMX. With the prime Summer racing-months upon us, USA BMX has just begun a 5-issue Ad campaign with the world's premiere Sports magazine aimed at tweens and teens.
In November of 1985, the ABA inducted its first three members in to the BMX Hall of Fame. Now, 29 years and 109 members later, the National BMX Hall of Fame is proud to announce the "Class of 2013"
IN NASHVILLE - DID YOU QUALIFY FOR THE WORLDS IN NEW ZEALAND? If you were in the Top-16 (Semi's or Main) in Saturday's USA Cycling National Championships race in Nashville - then, CONGRATULATIONS!, you have qualified to represent the United States at this years' UCi WORLDS. The following is information on The Worlds - and where to stay.
USA BMX is excited to officially kick off the process for our new Coaches Certification and The First 10 Weeks Coaching Program. Although the web portal is still in it's final stages of being finished Coaching Candidates can complete the three prerequisites needed to start the program and get their license.
Here are some of our favorite shots from the Great Salt Lake Nationals Friday night pre-race at Rad Canyon BMX.
The Music City Nationals was one for the record books. With both a USA BMX event and the USAC National Championships going on, it left for some AWESOME racing action. Here are a few favorite images from the weekend. See you all next weekend as USA BMX rolls into Salt Lake City, UT for the Salt Lake City Nationals!
USA BMX is a world-class organization who holds itself to the highest standard in BMX racing; from enforcing the rules of racing to membership services. With that said, I want to apologize to every BMX race fan who had to witness the pro walk-off this past weekend. This entire episode was a miscommunication on our behalf.
All of us at USA BMX would like to congratulate the following collegiate members for receiving approval for a BMX scholarship. This year, thanks to USA BMX participants in the Bob Warnicke Scholarship races, we were able to give out $31,000 in scholarships. Proceeds from Bob Warnicke races held at all the local tracks go towards this scholarship fund.
BMX racers converged on Nashville, Tenn., on Saturday for the right to earn the Stars-and-Stripes jersey at the 2013 USA Cycling Amateur BMX National Championships. Riders from 35 different age categories battled each other and the elements for the right to call themselves the best in the nation in their respective divisions. Even a powerful afternoon storm that moved through the area could not dampen the enthusiasm of the racers.
The live webcasts by Health & Wellness are web casting from Nashville, TN
The staff at USA BMX has been fielding many questions about the upcoming event this weekend in Nashville, Tennessee. While we tried to answer as many questions as possible in our event flyer and on the website, there are some things that would not fit on a flyer. Here are answers to nearly every question you may have:
In the entire United States, there are only two covered buildings such as this - built by the City and designed to host local and national events. There is Metroplex BMX in DeSoto ... and there is Duke City BMX in Albuquerque. The annual Spring Nationals is New Mexico's Memorial Day tradition - and the action is sure to be HOT, as usual. Here are just a few highlights from the weekend.