Nearly one week away, the Olympic countdown to BMX day is heating up, as most of the 48 chosen athletes have been posting up pics of their Olympic bikes, gear and helmets. Here are a few Lids we've been able to find out there in the World of Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.
For most BMX racers, families and fans, the perception is that Nike designers were more concerned about what the clothing does, than how it looks. While USA BMX doesn't beleive the "Bad News Bears" baseball look will catch onin our sport, it will draw more attention to our racers and make them stand out amongst a sea of MX-inspired riders from around the globe.
The last few weeks the Answer/Rennen team has been on a whirlwind of races which have resulted in thousands of miles traveled, a couple of airport layovers, tons of BMX racing, a new rider added to the roster and big points up for grabs.
2012 Divisional Championship Series Finals August 31-Sept. 2 Black Jack Nationals Reno, NV & Bluegrass Nationals Louisville, KY