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Box Components Acquires Stealth Hubs Box Components Acquires Stealth Hubs
A bit of breaking industry news this Monday Morning. In a story that proves the old maxim "a rumor is just a premature fact," Box Components will acquire the Stealth hub product line from Goleta, California-based True Precision ...   Read More →
Posted On: August 28, 2017
2017 BOX Contingency Pays Out 2017 BOX Contingency Pays Out
Back on November 24 of last year, BMX News brought you a report on the Box Components Pro Contingency program for 2017. The program put $80,000+ up for grabs for A-Pro, Elite Men, Elite Women and Vet Pros who hit the podium at USA BMX Pro Series and UCI World Cup races (Elite only)    Read More →
Posted On: August 24, 2017
Preview: 2018 DK Completes Preview: 2018 DK Completes
Just in time for the late-season comeback you’re about to make, Grands 2017 and Christmas 2017, come two new-year models from DK Bicycles. The 2018 Swift and the up-market Sprinter have a history of being great entry-level and entry-level-plus bikes, respecitvely. The Swift is a track favorite    Read More →
Posted On: August 22, 2017
“eSports” as Olympic Medal Sport at Paris 2024? “eSports” as Olympic Medal Sport at Paris 2024?
Video gaming (now commonly known, in competitive circles, as “eSports”) was added as a medal sport to the X Games in 2014. This action was celebrated as a move toward the inevitable future ...   Read More →
Posted On: August 16, 2017
UCI Comments on BMX Aus. President Remarks UCI Comments on BMX Aus. President Remarks
  Last week, BMX Australia President, Neil Cameron, posted a 1900-word recap of his trip to the 2017 UCI BMX World Championships in Rock Hill, SC. The top portion of his remarks paid recognition to all the riders who were part of Team Australia    Read More →
Posted On: August 15, 2017
Tioga Elite Recap: Mile High Nats Tioga Elite Recap: Mile High Nats
The 2017 USA BMX Mile High Nationals happened earlier this month, just one week after the UCI BMX World Championships in Rock Hill, SC. In fact, many west coasters hit Grand Junction on the way back from the Worlds, to make it an even three weeks on the road from the time the left    Read More →
Posted On: August 15, 2017
Smulders and Phillips Join UCI Athlete Commission Smulders and Phillips Join UCI Athlete Commission
As most of the world’s top Elite riders converged on Rock Hill, SC for the 2017 Worlds, another decision would come out of the event, apart from the four Rainbow Jersey Champions: the two duly-elected ...   Read More →
Posted On: August 7, 2017
Will Stars Align For BMX Racing at Interbike 2018? Will Stars Align For BMX Racing at Interbike 2018?
The annual Interbike trade show in September is the one-time the entire bike industry is in the same place, at the same time. The traditional lead-up to the actual expo, where every bike industry figure prowls the aisles for 10 hours ...   Read More →
Posted On: August 4, 2017
Video: UCI Looks at BMX History Video: UCI Looks at BMX History
There has been long-standing debate in BMX historical circles over the true origins of the sport. Ahead of this week’s UCI BMX World Championships in Rock Hill, SC, the governing body is out with a “History of BMX Racing” video which presents one point of view. The nine-minute edit gives    Read More →
Posted On: July 23, 2017
Facility Evacuation Interrupts Vegas Nats Facility Evacuation Interrupts Vegas Nats
Just before the main events on Saturday of last weekend’s Las Vegas Nationals, law enforcement and South Point Hotel officials declared an evacuation of the facility. Here’s what Tiffany Choat told NEWS about the incident: We saw the police ...   Read More →
Posted On: July 18, 2017

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