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.
Russ Okawa | 2011, Industry
Russ was originally introduced to BMX when he was hired as the manager of Canoga Schwinn bike shop...
Mike Dominguez | 2011, Freestyle
Without argument, SoCal ramp-God, Mike Dominguez, would always go bigger than anybody else...
John Purse | 2011, Racer
John "The Jackal" Purse started racing in 1981 at Armadillo Downs in Conroe, Texas...
Donny Atherton | 2011, Pioneer
As Schwinn`s marketing poster-boy throughout the late 70`s and early 80`s, Donny Atherton was one of the sport`s best-known amateur riders...