Hall of Fame
The official home of the National BMX Hall of Fame is located at the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, CA.
CRITERIA: When considering all Hall of Fame Nominations - the selection committee looks for Inductees who have made a serious impact on the sport of Bicycle Motocross; whether it be through performance and accomplishments, or their off-the-track deeds.
- Helped change the direction of the sport of BMX and left their mark in a positive manner.
- Influential and recognized figure in the sport of BMX.
- Took the sport of BMX to a higher level of achievement or competition.
- Earned achievements such as National or World titles and championships, popularity awards, media attention, brand advertising and endorsement of BMX products, team sponsorship, and other competitive contributions.
Billy Griggs | 2013, Racer
Known best as "Mr.Bill", Billy Griggs was one of the most stylish racers of the 80's.
Leigh Donovan | 2013, Woman
From the moment that Leigh learned to bunny hop a curb on her boyfriend's bike, at age 11, she was hooked on bikes.
George Esser | 2013, Industry
In the early 70's, a motorcyle race promoter named George Esser was running the NML - the National Motorcycle League
Rob Fehd | 2013, Pioneer
Rob Fehd first raced BMX in the early 70's, but put racing on hold for a few years to pursue baseball. By 1980, he returned to BMX racing
Ron Wilkerson | 2013, Freestyle
In 1984, when Wizard publications introduced a new magazine called FREESTYLIN', there on it's very first cover, was a hyper mop-headed Ron Wilkerson doing his thing