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Riders: Nick Pescetto, Nico Vink, Louis Reboul, Kyle Jameson, Neko Mullaly and Kristof Lenssens
“Put a good MTB’er on a BMX and they’ll be awful, put a good BMX’er on a MTB and they’ll be brilliant” – this anonymous quote from Singletrack Magazine’s online forum really resonated in the wake of the IMBA World Summit 2016 coming to Bentonville, Arkansas, and got us thinking about this new generation of eager, young riders.
BMX racing and the skills learned are truly a gateway to becoming a skilled mountain biker. The natural progression from balance bike to BMX to mountain bike is … More
Trials mountain bike veterans, Kenny Belaey and Thomas Oehler, set out to ride an out of this world collection of statue molds in Sparta, Wisconsin – the self proclaimed “Bicycle Capital of America”. The town, which welcomed the first rails to trails project in America, offers over 30 miles of trail riding and is home to a fiberglass manufacturing company known as FAST Corporation.
FAST Corporation specializes in developing giant, eye-grabbing statues that can be found infront of roadside restaurants and gas stations all over the world. When a job is complete, molds of every shape and variety are stored in a 9-acre field behind their workshop. After 35+ years of production the field now contains hundreds of features that created fantasy like line options for Thomas and Kenny to flex their bike skills on.