Bryce Batten Injury Update

Healing vibes to Haro US Development Team’s new signing Bryce Batten who took a bad spill on the Rio Replica SX track a few days ago at Chula Vista. Bryce’s hand came off the...

Maris Strombergs on Rival

It’s official Maris Strombergs is on Rival Racing and going to make a run at Tokyo 2020. Don’t forget folks, for more Machine talk, check out the Podcast we posted last week with him...

Podcast – Catching up with Maris Strombergs

A catch-up and coffee with the 2 x Olympic Gold Medalist, Maris Strombergs (@marisstrombergs) and catch a glimpse of what he’s been up to and has planned moving into 2018. Maris touches on married...

The BMX In Our Blood Podcast

If you’re a Podcast listener, check out “The BMX in Our Blood” Podcast by Joe Doherty. There are some great listens with an East Coast feel on both the trail and race scenes. He...

2018 UCI World Cup

The 2018 UCI World Cup dates are out, and apart from a new round in France, it’s the same old regular stops – Zolder, Papendal and Argentina – the only organizations that can really...

Podcast – Dr. J & Chris Powell

Podcast on location – this episode with both Dr. J and Chris Powell @mtbesq at Powell’s impressive Esq. office over here in San Diego. We talk about Chris’ BMX career riding for Free Agent,...

Crank TV Show – Race & Dirt

It goes without saying that BMX Racing has pigeon-holed itself into a corner and we have removed ourselves from the Freestyle side more than ever over the years, which clearly hasn’t done us any...

Jelle van Gorkom injured

Stay Strong, Jelle, all the best for a swift and full recovery.  A great guy and friend of the team.  We just finished a podcast a few weeks ago. Press Release regarding Jelle van Gorkom injury...

John Buultjens – Book

Great to see BMX getting some recognition outside of our little box with the life story of John Buultjens – from Scotland to Australia and now living in California and working at Haro. Available in...

Cult 24

Frame: 24” Race Editions Colors: Black and Silver TT Length: 22” BB Height: 12” Chainstay: 15-16" Headtube Angle: 74.° Seattube Angle: 70° Seattube Height: 10.5” #cultcrew #newcultproducts #2010tilltheend A post shared by Neal Cult...

The Nine Club

If you are a podcast listener and looking for new listens then a great recommendation is The Nine Club. I’ve literally discovered it about 6 months ago (thanks, Tim March) and went back and...

Alise Post and Sam Willoughby wedding

– By Steve Diamond The BMX wedding that so many have anticipated for years has finally happened. On New Year’s Eve day, at 3:45pm, Alise Post was met at the end of a flower...

Daylight Cycle

Daylight Cycle Company frames, hand build in California using proprietary hydro-formed / tapered aluminum 6061-T6 tubesets and BB90 bottom bracket shells and tapered head tubes machined from solid aluminum billet, with a variety of...

Interview – Bill Husada (Yess)

Lot’s of good debates going on at the moment as regards to the Belt Drive, whether you’re a fan or not it’s definitely got everyone talking. We decided to fire some questions over to...

Greg Hill Podcast Part 1

Part 1 of the Greg Hill Podcast – Early days when it all began for Greg in Southern California in the 70s, turning Pro at 14, riding for GT and winning 2 World Championships...

USA Cycling names 2018 National Team

USA Cycling names BMX racers and freestylers who have qualified for the 2018 National Team: Nick Bruce, Pat Casey, Cory Coffey, Justin Dowell, Angie Marion, Hannah Roberts, Daniel Sandoval, Colton Walker, Connor Fields, Sean...

Tech tips

Tech tips by Tyler Brown @tylerbrown316 / Box Components boxcomponents.com.

Jelle van Gorkom Podcast

Got a chance to catch up with Olympic Silver Medalist Jelle van Gorkom this week on the Podcast while he’s in San Diego for a month with the Dutch National Team. We cover his...

Dior Homme

Dior Homme is jumping on the BMX bandwagon, launching this rig, in collaboration with Bogarde Bikes, for $3,200 at the Sole DXB street culture festival, as we speak. No thanks…

Coca Cola backs Sam Willoughby, again

It’s great to see Coca Cola Australia and Sam Willoughby partnering up again for the 2018 season. It goes without saying that Sam is still very relevant in the race world and quite frankly,...

Bob Haro’s Factory Plates 40th Anniversary Package

The Factory Plates 40th Anniversary project celebrates the conception of the first dedicated BMX Numberplate, designed and hand produced by Bob Haro in 1978. In celebration of this milestone, Bob has recreated a replica...

Cafe Willoughby

If you have not yet been tuning into the Cafe Willoughby Show on Monday nights live on FaceBook, you can now also check out the audio Podcast on iTunes and Soundcloud. Subscribe and check...

Kristens Krigers / Stay Strong V2

Stay Strong video featuring Kristens Krigers / Stay Strong 2018 V2 framesets. “Mums ticis viszilākais ezers un rudākais rudzu lauks. Visbaltākā bērzu birze, vismelnākais rupjmaizes klaips. Un tieši Latvijai ticis vissvētākais debesu jums, jo...

USA BMX Grands – Haro/US Junior Development Team

By Dale Holmes Racing – Haro/US Junior Development Team. The final stop on the USA BMX National Schedule for 2017, as always, goes down in Tulsa, Oklahoma for the Grand Nationals, which is marked...

USA BMX Grands Report – Haro

This past Thanksgiving weekend, the Haro crew headed to Tulsa, Oklahoma to close out the 2017 USA BMX season at the Grand Nationals. Brooke Crain powered through rehab following an injury earlier this year...

USA BMX National Champions

Women’s Pro: Alise Post Men’s Pro: Connor Fields Vet Pro: Cristian Becerine AM: Brandon Crain AM Cruiser: Marshall Gehrke AM Girls: Katja Shriver Girls Cruiser: Madelynn Desantis Team: Answer Rennen Bike Shop: Venom PC: Steve Diamond @stevediamondelements

Trackside interviews from the Grands

Trackside interviews from the 2017 Grands with Matt Haden, Al Roybal, Marco Dell’Isola, Bas de Bever, Niek Kimmann, Coach G, AA Pete, and Kamren Larsen. Bas de Bever illustration by Christophe Boul.

Podcast – Billy Griggs

Billy Griggs Podcast. We talk about growing up in the BMX meca – Orange County in Southern California – and riding for the likes of CW, Schwinn, Mongoose, Redline, Haro and Iron Horse. We...

The most controversial ABA Grands ever!

The Grands is just about to kick off in Tulsa in the next few days. With the title coming down to Chase teammates Connor Fields and Joris Daudet, we can expect some great racing...

We don’t need belt drives!

It caught quite a bit of attention yesterday when BMXNews.com posted an article and video (below) of Donny Robinson testing a belt drive, with news of the UCI clearing the way for belt drives...

Interview – Robert de Wilde

It looks like you’ve been busy with coaching and working with Shimano. How has your year been? The year has been great and productive. I enjoy working with BMX racers and Shimano when needed....

Blood, Sweat & Trails – Jay Lonergan

I met Jay Lonergan on my first trip to California back in the early 90s. He was part of the legendary P.O.W. (Pros of Westminster) House, living the BMX California dream with so many...

Cafe Willoughby Holeshot Challenge / Pit Scoop

Scoop/News from the #Cafewilloughby Holeshot Challenge event alongside some other rumors floating around this week. Great night and event all around with Joris Daudet winning over David Graf and Anthony Dean in 3rd. Big props to...

Stay Strong 2018

Stay Strong has dropped their new frames with some cool looking graphics and colors heading into 2018. Check them out online or if you’re heading out to the Grands, go see Marco and the guys...

Eric Carter Podcast – Part 2

Eric Carter Podcast part 2 posted. It’s been a year since we had EC on the Podcast and this time around we delved into his MTB career from the start, to making the switchover...

Interview – Michal Prokop

If the first Olympics for BMX would have been 2006-7ish, Michal Prokop could well have taken the Gold.  A multi-time MTB 4x World Champion excelling in both DH BMX, and UCI SX during the...

Tim March makes British History

“I’m pleased that I showed that after riding a BMX bike for such a short time I could level a playing field for a lot of riders who didn’t think it was possible. Am...

Reno Highlights

It looks like we are close to the Grands when Chase Teammates and title contenders Connor Fields and Joris Daudet are pitting opposite to each other during the race – Joris in the Chase...

Harry Leary Podcast

Harry Leary Podcast – We go back to the start in BMX during the late 70s, the Diamond Back days traveling the World promoting the brand and racing both the Anglo American Cup and...

8 meter hill or not?

We asked a number of riders and industry insiders the simple question – 8 meter hill? Or, time for a change? Kai Sakakibara I love the 8m hill and racing on a variety of...

BMX Pro For A Week YMCA Summer Camp 2017

The Dale Holmes Racing Haro backed BMX Pro For A Week YMCA Summer Camp has had another successful year with 10 straight weeks of YMCA Camps throughout the Summer of 2017. Here’s an edit...

Interview – George Costa

How are things going over at Rennen? Things are going well, our sales seem very steady and strong, the team is doing awesome having won the 2016 factory team title. Riders from all over...

Cult’s Vick Behm

We’re a bit late on this one… Cult released the Vick Behm edit nearly 3 months ago. Vick is a breath of fresh air on social media with his passion for riding a bike...

GT Interbike

Some photos of the bikes and riders past and present from the GT Speed Series launch event at Interbike. PC: Jason McGuire

Donny Robinson talks about drug testing

By Byron TGI Friday. Some BMX riders are dreaming of becoming US Olympic team members and UCI world champions. Achieving these goals will require you to rise to the level of a world-class athlete, and...

Hall of Fame interviews

National BMX Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony audio interviews with Todd Lyons, Jason Carnes, Ronnie Anderson, Tyler Brown, Tommy Brackens, Andy Ruffell, Sam Willoughby and Shannon Gillette.

Hall of Fame pre-party interviews

Eddy King has been organizing the National BMX Hall of Fame pre-party gathering for a few years down at the Promiscuous Fork in Crown Point in San Diego. We dropped by on Friday night...

Christophe Leveque

Throwing this shot back to the 1995 UCI World Championships in Colombia (photo by BMX Plus). Christophe Leveque had already doubled at the World’s as an Am back in 1990 in France. He took...

National BMX Hall of Fame

It’s the National BMX Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony this weekend in San Diego. Doug Davis, Misty Dong, John Piant, Steve Rink and Dave Voelker are your class of 2017. Things kick off Friday...

UCI BMX World Cup race recap by Tioga BMX

UCI BMX World Cup race recap – Santiago Del Estero, Argentina. “Tioga Supported riders Sylvain Andrea and Laura Smulders were both going for the overall 2017 UCI BMX World Cup title. With riders like...

Catching up with Sylvain André

Congrats on winning the World Cup. Overall how does it feel? It feels amazing. Putting your name next to the Phillips, Willougbhy, Daudet, Fields, etc. is something every racer dreams of.  Now the trophy...

The True Geordie Podcast with Stephen Murray

If you’re a Stephen Murray fan, check out this podcast he did recently with the True Geordie Podcast. It’s so good and don’t forget to grab a copy of Stephen’s new autobiography Staying Strong...

2018 GT Speed Series Micro & Mini

At Interbike, we attended the GT Speed Series Launch for their 2018 models. These are the specs and geo for the Micro and for the Mini.

2018 GT Speed Series launch

At Interbike, we attended the GT Speed Series Launch for their 2018 models. We are impressed. Following are the specs and geo for the Pro XXL, and the official press release. PRESS RELEASE GT...

The Man behind Transit Race DVDs – Colin Stiles

For the new school, what’s the 411 on Transit? Transit was a “video magazine” that covered BMX.  I never really stressed the “video magazine” definition of it because I was tired of explaining what...

Chit Chat from Interbike

Chit Chat from Interbike (audio) with John Buultjens, James Ayres, Chris Moeller, Neal Wood, Robbie Morales and Steve Spencer.

Trackside Talk from Bakersfield

Trackside, “In the Pits” interviews (audio) from the USA BMX Fall Nationals in Bakersfield with Jason Carnes, Shannon Gillette, Eric Carter, Phil Maxwell, Nic Long, Kamren Larsen, Jamie Lilly, Harry Leary and G-MO. PC:...

Podcast – Greg Romero

Just knocked out a podcast with Coach G. – AKA Greg Romero – we talked about Greg making his first World Championships appearance in 13 years racing the 35 plus Challenge class. Greg talked...

Kamren Larsen 17-18x

What’s your age, hometown, and the number of years you’ve been racing? I am 17 years old from Bakersfield, California and I have been racing for 10 years. Current Sponsors? I currently ride for...

The future for Maris Strombergs

What’s going on with the two-time Olympic Champion, Maris Strombergs? Will he retire or does he have plans to shoot for Tokyo and give it another run? It seemed like the 2017 season started...

USABMX: Louisville pre-race rider interviews

It is the USA BMX Derby City Nationals this weekend in Louisville, Kentucky. Day 1 is already rained out for this 3-day scheduled National weekend. During the downtime, Pete D. and the crew at...

Catching up with Gork

The World Championships have been and are now gone, what’s your take on the whole event especially since it was on U.S. soil? gOrk: Waaaaaaaaaaaay better than the last time it was in the...

UCI World Championships Rock Hill – Elite Men

As always, at the UCI World Championships big names can start dropping early during the knockout stages in the Elite class and this year in Rockhill was no different. During the 1/8th, we saw...

UCI World Championships prediction – Masters

Like most years, Masters is always a great race come Worlds. Cristian Becerine, defending Champion from last year is having another dominating year on the US domestic front and since the likes of Javier...

UCI World Championships Prediction – 35+ Men

Predicting who’s going to win any class at the World Championships always makes for a good debate and social media buzz leading into the big show. Not knowing all the key riders in each class,...

Staying Strong, The Stephen Murray Autobiography

Staying Strong, the autobiography of Stephen Murray, is a raw, inspirational story that will become a collector’s item and a must have for every Action Sports fan and beyond and for anyone who, when they think they’ve got nothing left, can look inside themselves and dig deeper.

Following a harrowing accident in 2007 Stephen was paralyzed from the neck down and is still confined to a wheelchair. When asked what his ambition for the future is now, after writing this book, Stephen replied: “I want to get out of this f*cking chair and hug my kids”

World Championships 1989 / 2017

With the World Championships kicking off next week, let’s throw this video back to 1989, which was held down in Brisbane, Australia with the 3rd Pro Main won by Billy Griggs and with Charles...

Podcast – Maris Strombergs

Maris Strombergs Podcast in the can. This time around, we went straight to Facebook to grab the questions our loyal poddy listeners wanted answered. We had a great response and tried to go through...