Started new thread BMX Supercross Track Coming to Sarasota 8/29/2013 6:47 AM

The Sarasota County Commission recently approved the funding and building of the first BMX Supercross track on the east coast of the United States. This project will bring a great deal of local attention to BMX Supercross as well as riders from across ... more »

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Started new thread BMX TV Show - Christmas Special 12/22/2012 12:15 PM

Thought this might be a fun idea. Not sure if anyone has ever done one before.

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Started new thread BMX TV Show on the rise 10/16/2012 11:45 AM

The show is called Unleashed TV . It is a combination of BMX music videos, commercials of upcoming events and results from past events. It is hosted by Alex Hutchinson who is also the Editor of the Bog Dogs Race Report. The show has already published two episodes ... more »

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Added a new video Florida BMX Racing Promo 7/15/2012 9:23 AM

Florida BMX is promoting their events as travel destinations. Check out the video to see what Florida has to offer.

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Started new thread A Florida BMX Family sets out to Ride the Nation 4/26/2011 5:39 AM

Two adults and their 12 year old will be riding from track to track, from Florida to Kentucky and beyond. They will be facing hundreds of road miles, countless obstacles from traffic to wild animals and of course our famously frightening Florida rainstorms. ... more »

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Started new thread The Charlotte Qualifier 3/28/2011 3:15 PM

Perhaps the best way to prepare for a big race is to show up the weekend before and pre-race the course itself. That is what 150 riders did on Sunday March 27th, 2011. The Alice Bixler Scholarship race raised $500. towards the future college expenses ... more »

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Started new thread BMX Advertising Space Available 3/18/2011 2:07 PM

Do you want low cost exposure for your BMX website? It's time for BMX racers/companies/riders to help each other out.

The Bog Dogs Race Report started in 2009 when it was called the Bog Dogs Race Team. For a year and a half it was used to record ... more »

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Added reply in a thread $30,000 in Prize Money 2/22/2011 8:21 AM

Money changes minds. How many riders wish they could spend their lives riding their bikes? If you have even a modicum of skills and are faced with the opportunity to use them instead of working a labor job, suddenly a little more practice has a strong ... more »

Started new thread $30,000 in Prize Money 2/21/2011 11:04 AM

I heard a rumor that the ABA is looking into bulking up the prize money at their races in the future. The number mentioned was $30,000 shared by the winners of said races. I was wondering if anyone else heard of this or has any information as to where ... more »

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Started new thread The Bible of BMX 2/8/2011 7:59 AM

I recently read the book Pro BMX Skills by Lee McCormack and wrote a review of it. While I am an experienced book reviewer, I'm still new to the sport so if you have read the book and spotted something that I missed I'd love to hear about it. "Every ... more »

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Added reply in a thread Rebuild A Track and They Will Come! 2/7/2011 12:49 PM

I figured that if someone wanted to build or rebuild a track or even a freestyle/skate park, they would need a concrete example of how such a construct would help the local economy. Charlotte is a great example, an honest to goodness success story. In ... more »

Started new thread The Top Five Best Tires for BMX Racing 2/4/2011 11:09 AM

I recently got into BMX Racing and definitely have the wrong tires. Not only are they too narrow but also have the wrong kind of tread. I've studied around the web to figure out what I should be racing on but there are conflicting views. The top tires ... more »

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Started new thread Florida Budget Proposes Closing 53 State Parks 2/2/2011 9:52 AM

The current budget cuts proposed by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection call for eliminating the Office of Greenways and Trails and closing 53 state parks, including the San Felasco State Preserve (Home of the Tour de Felasco), and Big ... more »

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Added reply in a thread Rebuild A Track and They Will Come! 2/1/2011 4:40 AM

I'm a little surprised to hear that some BMX riders will argue against BMX racing. It's like saying, I like football but we don't need the NFL. No NFL means no commerce for the sport. No sports heroes or programs or products. No inspiring stories or ... more »

Started new thread Ignore the numbers? 2/1/2011 4:28 AM

The ABA has 60,000 members. The NBL has 30,000+ members. The BMX tracks in Florida are so busy that you can bounce from track to track for a race or practice seven days a week. To discount that many people as part of the BMX scene is like saying the ... more »

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Started new thread Rebuild A Track and They Will Come! 1/31/2011 3:19 PM

Want to convince your local county commission of the best way to bring fresh money into your town? Tell them to build or rebuild a BMX track. I have watched the transformation of a track that was on the brink of bankruptcy turn itself completely around ... more »

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Started new thread The Ripxx GPS Device - For BMX Racers? 1/26/2011 7:40 AM

I recently learned of this GPS device as it was being used to train BMX racers. I was asked to test the product and write a review. In summary: The Ripxx uses gyros as well as GPS to determine not only speed, distance, location and climb but also acceleration, ... more »

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