Category Archive: Events

Com’in Lyon – November 15/16th

The annual Com’in Lyon contest is fast approaching, that weekend of November 15/16th will be a crazy one for flatland worldwide with the Battle in the Rockies contest taking place as well! Gymnase Jean-Moulin is the venue, plenty of room to roll! Check out the official venue for more information:

http://www.cominlyon.fr

Brandon Gale Farewell Jam – Flatopia 43

On Saturday 11th October, the Chicago locals are hosting a farewell jam for Brandon Gale! There is a prejam the day before in downtown Chicago, sounds like this will be a blast! Get there if you can! Contact Hiro Tsuchida for more details, email address on flyer above!

One Love Jam 2015 – 17th January

Fancy escaping a winter vacation? Darin at One Love just sent in the flyer for next years One Love jam, the date is set for the 17th January, 2015. Here’s what Darin had to say:

“We’re back for another smashing OneLoveJam2015. Same location as last year: Newport Beach in the always-sunny Cali… where the surf hits the sand and we hit the pavement.

OneLoveJam2015 will also raffle off it’s notorious fat sacks full of awesome goods!

Better see you there, M’fers!”

Here is the Facebook event page too.
https://www.facebook.com/events/1503315689906518/?context=create&ref_dashboard_filter=upcoming&source=49#

Round 4 World Circuit – Overground Brazil

It is awesome news that Round 4 of the 2014 World Circuit will take place in Brazil. With all the amazing riding talent in Brazil, it will be interesting to see how this contest pans out on 11/12th October.

Battle in the Rockies – November 15/16th

James McGraw dropped this exciting news yesterday + we are inviting riders to take part in a video contest that will shortlisted later today! For now here is the official press release, get hyped!

“Battle in the Rockies is being organized by flatland mad man James McGraw and Recklamation Bikes. James has been recognized as a true rider, who has rode for the love of flatland for 30 years strong. He has traveled the world competing in some of the most renowned contests in flatland history. His goal for Battle in the Rockies is the same as that of Voodoo Jam- bring together the best riders in the world and showcase the brotherhood of flatland to the world. With the help of Recklamation Bikes, James is organizing what is sure to be one of the most memorable events in flatland history. James is using his 30 years of experience as a competitor to bring a contest to his home town of Colorado Springs that will showcase the best attributes of all the contests he has ever participated in around the world. The goal is to showcase flatland, offer prize money worthy of the talent, have a venue that allows riders to excel rather than fight a surface that is questionable, have a panel of judges that are without doubt knowledgeable and unbiased and most importantly have a contest and after party that will allow every rider on every level to feel like a rock star. So don’t forget to mark your calendars for Nov. 15-16, 2014 to “Battle in the Rockies” in Colorado Springs, CO USA!!!!”

Follow the FB page, link below:

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Battle-in-the-Rockies/807573005930930?ref=hl

Flatopia43 Barbeque Flatland Jam – Saturday August 23rd

Chicago legend, Hiro Tsuchida is throwing a jam at their indoor Flatopia43 warehouse in Chicago lL. USA. The warehouse is the Chicago riders all year round spot, with a new video premiering in the evening. Free admission, get down to Chicago August 23rd if you can.

KTGM JAM / Budapest – September 4th

The annual KTGM Jam is almost upon us, Oliver Kallai got in contact to let us know the news about the warm up jam for the annual OSG contest in Budapest!

“No matter you want a corner to train hard or you want to hang out with the most awesome people, there will be room for everything. KTGM JAM is the best opportunity to warm up for OSG, both mentally and physically. International and domestic PRO, EXPERT riders will meet on a huge spot (about 3500m2, 38000ft2) to ride, chill, and get motivated!

Food, drinks, and lots of BMX parts from OG BIKESHOP will keep you on the bike until next summer.”

You can follow the event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/760240017368533/

York Jam 2014 – Saturday 20th September

So much history from York, PA, the birthplace of modern day flatland. Each year the York locals throw down a jam to celebrate riding just for riding sake, this year there is a pre jam as well as the main event on the Saturday. All addresses are on the flyer, get there if you can.

G-Shock Flat Jam Contest/OMarisquiño 2014 – 9/10th August Vigo Spain

Viki Gomez just got in contact with some event news. OMarisquiño 2014 is going down on the 9/10th August in beautiful Vigo, Spain. Last year you may recall they hosted a round of the World Circuit there. Good vibes, amazing weather, great floor and nice parties!

Flatland Fracas – July 20th

The annual Flatland Fracas contest is fast approaching, July 20th in E.Bridgewater, MA, USA. Look how many sponsors are helping out, get there if you can and show your support!