Repo: Sportzone Veres Contest by Rob Alton

Text/Photos: Rob Alton.

Four months of hard work finally paid off on Saturday at Sport Zone. The larger room and new floor was perfect! Three riders could ride at the same time and we definitely needed the extra space as there were 36 riders from 5 countries at the event. It was a combined contest, the Hungarian Championships in collaboration with Bringasport (Hungarian Cycle Federation) and the Veres Verseny 2019.

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Sportzone Veres Contest – Saturday November 23rd

This weekend coming up, the Sportzone contest is supported by the Hungarian Cycle Federation and the November 23rd contest will also be the Official Hungarian BMX FLATLAND Championship with Junior, Girls, Amateur and Pro Classes. It will run together with the Veres BMX FLATLAND Contest and we will take out highest places to find the Hungarian Champions. 200m2 of a new perfect flatland floor the only of it’s kind in Europe!

Events page:

https://www.facebook.com/events/1725578230879360/

One Love Jam – Saturday 18th January 2020

The One Love Jam on Saturday 18th January 2020, marks the 10th anniversary of One Love. Dylan Worsley gets the poster, this years event was my first time attending the jam, and it was an amazing experience. If you looking to escape the winter for a little bit and ride an amazing spot on Newport Beach and meet riders from all different generations of flatland, this is the event to go to.

Stay tuned on all updates:

https://www.facebook.com/events/2968662130025912/

Ultimate Freestyle Flatland Contest – Sunday November 3rd

Keelan Phillips just hit me up with news of a contest he is having on Sunday 3rd November at the International Centre in Telford, UK.
If you can’t make the Fise and UCI world Champs this one could be for you.

Keelan says “The idea behind this comp is to bring back the excitement and fun, no judging for consistency, riders wont be marked down for attempts only for what they land, quality over quantity. The comp will be held on November 3rd, one class to see who the ultimate freestyler is. Qualifying will be 2 x 2 min runs, finals will be 1 on 1 battles. Hotel at a discounted rate if needed. And held at one if the biggest car shows in the UK! For any info please get in touch with Keelan on his social media or insta page @ultimatefreestylecomp.”

Octo Biker Fest – 20/21st September

Next weekend is a busy weekend on the contest calendar, Octo Biker Fest is another event to add the events section pf FM. Organised by the one and only Jean William Prevost, the contest will take place in Trois-Rivières and it’s part of the Octobiker Festival, even though it’s in September. Trois-Rivières, is between Montreal and Quebec City. Ten countries represented so far for this event, looks like it will be a banger! Get there if you can…

Flat&Wind Contest – Zaragoza, Spain / 28th September

Remus Simion got in contact with some contest news., if you are looking for a contest to hit up abroad. How about the Flat&Wind Contest in Zaragoza, Spain? Details below…

Second edition of the Flat&Wind Contest in Zaragoza, Spain.

The inscription to the contest will provide the riders with accommodation for two nights (27th and 28th) and also entry and discounts at the afterparty.

The contest will have two categories, Amateur and Pro. There will be prize money for the Pro podium and bike parts for the Amateur podium.

On the 27th there will be a pre contest Jam on the same spot of the contest, so everyone can try the floor. On the 28th the contest will take place with Amateur in the morning and Pro in the Afternoon.

Amateur will have 2 rounds each and best one counts.

Pro category will have a qualification round and the finals will consist on battles of two.

Aloha Jam – August 24/25th

The Aloha Jam is going down on August 24/25th, the week after Voodoo Jam. Bobby Carter the man behind the Aloha Jam tells you all you need to know in the Video Flyer edit below. Fancy a trip to Honolulu, Hawaii and a mix of riding and exploring? This is for you…

Aloha Jam Summer Sessions 2019 Video Flyer from Diversion TV on Vimeo.