BMX

From Hollywood to YouTube, cyclists take center stage

Bicycles are taking center stage in a number of entertainment, um, vehicles. According to the folks at TrendCentral, cycling often feels more like a form of intense entertainment than a means of transportation. For those looking for some cycling amusement, check out these diversions: Bike Messenger Movie: Coasting fearlessly through traffic in a manner similar …

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Shanaze Reade crowned BMX world champion for third time

Great Britain’s Shanaze Reade claimed her third world BMX title in four years with victory in the women’s final this week in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. The 21-year-old led from the start with a dominant display to regain the title she last won in China in 2008 but could not defend last year because of injury. …

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BMX Basics

It is commonly accepted that BMX (bicycle motocross) began with kids in California. For those with the desire to participate in motocross but not the means, BMX offered similar action at low cost. BMX shot into popular culture in 1982 with the release of E.T.: the Extra-Terrestrial which showed characters riding BMX bikes. As the …

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Sporty Saturday Spotlight 1-16-10

This Saturday the sporty spotlight shines bright on fourteen-year-old BMX racer and road cycling mountain biker, Mary Mae Duarte. Check out Mary’s interview below where she shares her fave BMX moment, how she balances school and sports, and much, much more. Name: Mary Mae Duarte Age: 14 Sport(s): bmx racing and freestyle road cycling mountain …

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