Mankato BMX has been around on the Minnesota BMX scene since the early 80’s, and after out-growing their original location, the City gave them a new patch of cornfield around 2016 - and the track is a gem! After decades, Mankato finally got to host a “big one” - the North Central Gold Cup Finals! Their hard-workin’ crew of volunteers were anxious to show off the fairly-new Mankato BMX facility, with its fresh asphalt turns and super-wide straightaways!
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GOLD CUP NORTH CENTRAL
If there is one good thing about this year’s Covid closures of states and counties, it is that tracks that might not normally have gotten a shot at hosting a National or Gold Cup event, were now given that opportunity.
2ND COMING USA BMX STOPS IN NEBRASKA ...AGAIN.
GOLD CUP SOUTHEAST
This year the DK Bicycles Gold Cup South East Finals were held at one of the fastest BMX tracks in Alabama - Circle City BMX, in Dothan. If trying to claim one of the coveted Gold Cup Plates brought you to Circle City BMX for your first time you might have been surprised when you first saw the track layout.
GOLD CUP SOUTHWEST
When you roll into the local Quiktrip and one of Tucson’s finest looks at your shirt and asks if you know Corben Sharrah, you can only be in one city in America. Often coined as the loudest city in BMX, it doesn’t matter if there is a single fan or a gaggle of Tucsonans, they know how to bring the energy.
GOLD CUP NORTHEAST
With all of the uncertainty in event planning this year, it was not a huge surprise that the DK Bicycles North East Gold Cup Finals shifted locations somewhat last minute. We were very lucky to have it and at a great location, Akron BMX in Akron, Ohio. The Big Red Truck was last here for the 2018 North East Gold Cup Finals, and the track is located in a pretty incredible location.
FALL CLASSIC NATIONALS
JUST OVER THE UTAH BORDER WE’D FIND THE WEST’S LAST STAND FOR 2020
It might not have been LaborDay, but the BMX world was anxious to finally return to the longtime Louisville tradition. ...and it was well worth the wait!
1998 HARO Monocque
“Captain America” ShowBike Custom painted by Troy Lee.
HOW TO GROW THE SPORT OF BMX RACING
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SECOND TIMES A CHARM
It just seems like yesterday that we were in Rock Hill for the Carolina Nationals and here we are again.
NEW CLUES CLAW OPEN ‘TIGER KING' COLD CASE
Evidence sheds light on fate of big-cat Carole’s MIA husband
RENÉE: MY BRIDGET JONES NIGHTMARE!
RENÉE ZELLWEGER confessed she has lots of her most famous character, boozy, chainsmoking singleton Bridget Jones, in her!
2020 SMITHMOOR CUP
The annual championship Smithmoor Cup BPCR Silhouette match was held July 16-17, 2020.
THIS 1951 HUDSON WASP HAS VIPER POWER
KENNY ROGERS' BODY VANISHES!
$250M country king’s final resting place remains mystery to friends & family
KENNY CHESNEY CHECKING OUT ALL THE PRETTY GIRLS
LONELY country hunk Kenny Chesney is looking to land a new ladylove — and is talking about finally settling down for good, sources snitched.
LEATHERNECKS TATTOO BROOKLYN
The shop was opened in July of 2011, by tattoo artist Kenny K-bar and his partner Valerie Randazzo. Kenny K-bar, a former US Marine, has been an artist since he could hold a crayon! Kenny and Val's passion for art, tattoos and motivation to build a home for his talent are what built the shop nearly overnight.
CLASSICAL ROCK / POP JAZZ- RECORD REVIEWS
THIS TIME IT'S DIFFERENT
Great change happens while in the throes of conflict, not when things are nice and easy.