Anyone else noticing that there are now plenty of great events going down across the pond in the US!
Round 1 of the 2023 AFA series is going down on April 22nd in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and the AFA are combining forces with the Hall of Fame to start the year off. Get there if you can!
*As always, keep an eye on up and coming events in our “events” sidebar on the site.
One for the U.K. heads here on the FM site. Amos Burke is hosting a flatland jam at his local riding spot Tescos in Hastings down on the South East coast. Sunday 26th March, 4pm till late, address on flyer!
Keelan Phillips got in contact with some contest news for U.K. heads.
“Round 1 of this years UK BMX Flatland League will kick off in Leicester on Saturday 4th March. Pro and Am comps and the scores will count towards the year end rankings. Format will be 2 x runs and best run counts. Time to get a solid structure in place and make the UK flat scene united and stronger than ever!”
Any questions just dm me – Info to follow on the insta ran by Alex @ukbmxflatlandleague on Instagram.
Lets take a break from our COB coverage, and focus on what’s to look forward to! The Jam Circle event in Houston Texas, Feb 10-12th already has a stacked AM + PRO Class. Hector Garcia sent in the press release and this event looks dialled! Check below!
The 2022 Red Bull Circle of Balance out here at Mardi Gras World, New Orleans is going down from 7pm Central Time. BMX legends, Chris Doyle and Darryl Nau are hosting the show, check the final battle brackets below, battles will start on the left side and get hyped for this amazing event!!!
Big news today. The Red Bull Circle of Balance is back, celebrating the 20th year anniversary on December 17th in New Orleans, USA. The rider list is trickling out one by one on social media with 16 riders invited, so far I see Terry Adams, Jean William Prevost, Toon Pakphum, Lee Musselwhite, Matt Wilhelm, more to follow. This is not to be missed!!
Full rider list to follow is confirmation comes through.
Round 3 of the AFA National series is going down on July 23rd at the Ramkat in Winston Salem, North Carolina. Bryan Huffman is hosting the event and already has a stack of sponsors lined up, check the poster for a reference.
Omarisquiño contest news this morning from Alberto Moya! Fancy a trip to Spain?
“The contest will be the 12,13 and 14 of August. There are two classes to compete, amateur and Pro. The Pro price money total it’s 4.100€, split among the top 5 . This is in Vigo, a beach city, this is probably the best contest! It’s a huge sports festival where you never get bored of it. There are Bmx park, Street and Flatland contests. There are also many other contest like Mtb downhill, skate or football freestyle. There are live concerts at night, that makes the Omarisquiño a really special event. To get there the you have many options, riders can take the flight to Vigo, santiago de compostela and Oporto Airports. There is shuttle service from the Vigo airport, from the other 2 airports riders have to contact Guelo beforehand and he will check.”