Sakis Doumas is organising a flatland jam over in Greece, with some overseas riders announced to make the trip (see flyer). Some details from Sakis:
“Jam at pacifae hotel 7th of octomber 15:00-20:00 and Second day 8th of octomber at indoor basketball stadium at the main town of argostoli..”
Rob Alton got in contact with some news on the up and coming jam he is organising over in Hungary. Get there if you can, promises to be a good weekend. Read on…
“Here is our official flyer for the Veres BMX FLATLAND Veresny. Special thanks to our main sponsors KreativFaAjandek, Korosi Fatelep, Elite BMX shop and Colony. Many other local and International sponsors are supporting us too, 4 pegs, Flatland Fuel, Custom Riders, Vocal, Vitamin Well, CBA, Gombai Cukrászda, Scitec Nutrition, Tokmania, Dekor Klinika, Rob bike shop and No Limit bike shop. The local support and enthusiasm has been great and we are looking forward to a great contest and fun day for the kids, parents, Master and Pro Class.
I will be posting videos from as many confirmed riders as possible to help promote our sponsors and of course the event. So PLEASE guys if you are coming confirm it on the Facebook Event page and please send me a short HD video (under 45secs) clip with your name and class as the file name, example Rob Alton Pro Class. Send files over wetransfer.com to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you use the mobile wetransfer app just put your info into the message part. I will also try to stream the event live from our Facebook Page on the day.”
Sport Zone Veresegyház Facebook Page:
Sebastian Grubinger got in contact with news of the Vienna Jam Coming Home on the 7th October, get there if you can always looks like a good time! Read on for more details from the man himself:
“Doing a Jam again. This year smaller cause they cancelled the exhibition where we did it last year.
No Wiener Fahrradschau this year and construction works finished on heldenplatz… VIENNA JAM is coming home !!! After last year’s amazing experience at the first Wiener Fahrradschau this year’s Vienna Jam is going down on its usual spot, the Heldenplatz. Come and enjoy a good day riding and hanging out with some small challenges to win goodies from our sponsors. Thanks to @heresybmx , @vans Store Wien & @authentic.san , @visitor_co , @fourpegsbmx , @preddy_tendergrass and @sevisual for the support!”
Gilles Van de Sompel dropped in some information on a contest this weekend, details below:
144m² of contest floor
riders from all over Europe
1750€ prize money
a huge afterparty
sunny 22°C weather forecast
a beautiful location (Het Steen, Antwerpen)
The annual Battle in the Rockies contest is confirmed for November 18th in Denver, Colorado. This year the event has a new venue, the Rackhouse. The BITR contest is also the finals for the AFA 2017 contest series. Great flyer featuring Will Redd!
It’s going to be a busy week ahead in the world of BMX flatland. And here’s something a little bit different going down on the lead up to the Voodoo jam weekend, starting at 1003 Bourbon Street (the party district of New Orleans). The Red Bull team featuring Terry Adams, Matthias Dandois, Yohei Uchino, Viki Gomez, and Benjamin Hudson will be performing with the New Creations Brass Band on Thursday September 7th at 5pm. If you are in town early for the event, go check this out! Sure to be a good time on Bourbon Street.
Tape Measure Troubles – Tangent Jam Promo from Leland Lavender on Vimeo.
Leland Lavender and friends once again come up with a great promo for the up and coming AFA Round 4 taking place at the Tangent Jam themed around getting asked by a lot of riders “how big is the floor?”…
Just caught this event news on Moto Sasaki’s FB page. It is always difficult to keep up with what’s going on in Japan events wise with the language barrier and so on. But anyway, Moto Sasaki is organising a “Flat Games” contest in “Chiba Prefecture next to Tokyo and park of his local riding spot.”
Here’s the info from Moto with translation:
Suddenly, I decided to hold the tournament on the 8th of October of the 3 holidays in October.
I have a lot of thoughts, but I think I’m going to be held regularly! ︎
I think I’m busy, but I’m waiting for you.
Date: October 2017, 8
Professional Class / Expert / no, kids
Pro Class Judge
KUTSUKI SASSA AND 3 other going
Expert Class Judge
He tanigawa, Yasushi Uehara, yu ito and was ito.
Novice Class judge
Ming Takahashi, Shuichi Nagata and Japanese Nakajima.
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Rob Alton who now lives out in Hungary is organising a flatland contest at the Sport Zone facility in Veresegyhaz on October 28th. Head over to the event page he set up on FB and stay up to date. The flat scene is awesome in Hungary, make this one if you can..
The annual Tampa Bay Labor Day flat jam is a few days away, stay up to date via the FB page and check out this teaser. Make it if you can, looks like a great time in Tampa bay, Florida.
Tampa Bay Labor Day Flat Jam 2017 Trailer from Jay Marley on Vimeo.