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Memorial Day - Monday May 27th, 2019, A remembrance day for all the men
and women who have died while in the military service. - Please take a time out
in your day and remember all the people that has fallen. This is also a good time
to take a time out to remember all of the people in the BMX community & loved
ones that are no longer with us today. May they all never be forgotten. - Be Safe!

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* UCI BMX Supercross World Cup Rounds #03-&-#04 - Papendal, Netherlands May 11th - 12th, 2019.

* YouTube Videos Playlist: - UCI BMX Supercross World Cup # 03-&-04 In Papendal, Netherlands.

05-13-2019: * Cycling New Zealand:- BMX Riders Miss Out After Strong Start At WC.
05-13-2019: * New Zealand Herald:- Walker Leads Kiwi Contingent At Supercross World Cup.
05-12-2019: * Inside The Games:- Kimmann Records Second Straight Win As Smulders Returns.
05-12-2019: * BMX Australia:- Reynolds And Sakakibara Take On Worlds Best In BMX Final.
05-12-2019: * BMX Racing Group:- Chase BMX Race Report UCI BMX Supercross World Cup.
05-12-2019: * USOC + Team USA:- Alise Willoughby Races To 2 BMX World Cup Podium Finishes.
05-12-2019: * British Cycling:- Kye Whyte Leads British Charge In Papendal Netherlands.
05-12-2019: * Cycling New Zealand:- Walker Banks More Important BMX Qualifying Points.
05-12-2019: * Craig Dutton Photos:- 2019 UCI BMX Supercross World Cup R-4 Papendal.
05-11-2019: * Inside The Games:- Dutch Riders Dominate Opening Day UCI BMX Supercross WC.
05-11-2019: * BMX Australia:- Kai Sakakibara Shines In Papendal Netherlands.
05-11-2019: * Craig Dutton Photos:- 2019 UCI BMX Supercross World Cup R-3 Papendal.
05-11-2019: * Pridex Pool Photos:- 2019 UCI BMX Supercross World Cup R-3-4 Papendal.
05-10-2019: * Inside The Games:- BMX Supercross World Cup Season Set To Resume In Papendal.
05-10-2019: * UCI News:- Live 2019 UCI BMX Supercross World Cup In Papendal.
05-10-2019: * Cycling New Zealand:- Kiwi Trio Looking To Build On Strong BMX Star In Papendal.
05-09-2019: * UCI News:- BMX Racing Delivering Great Returns On Investment In Papendal.
05-08-2019: * BMX Australia:- Matt Krasevskis And His UCI BMX World Cup Fever.
05-07-2019: * BMX Australia:- BMX National Champions Take On World Cup In Papendal, Netherlands.
05-00-2019: * UCI BMX Supercross World Cup Papendal, Netherlands Competition Guide.PDF = .PDF File.
05-00-2019: * Note: - This WC Is A BMX Olympic Ranking Points Event For The 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
05-00-2019: * Results For UCI BMX Supercross WC In Papendal, Netherlands: * www.bmx-results.com

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(~~~ News From In The Pacific Northwest = May 2019 ~~~)

* Eagle Park BMX Urges Folks To Stay Off Track In Wet Weather.
Eagle, Idaho USA -- 05-23-2019
The Treasure Valley began drying out on Thursday, but more rain is expected to shower the area
through the Memorial Day weekend, and that has the volunteers at Eagle Park BMX concerned.
Some folks have been riding in the mud there and its ruining the track.

* Race Report: MTB vs BMX - Red Bull Pump Track Leavenworth 2019.
Leavenworth, Washington USA -- 05-20-2019
This weekend Leavenworth, WA hosted its 2nd annual Red Bull Pump Track event. Its a qualifier for
the World Championships later this year, with the top 4 men and women all being invited to the finals.
The series is put on by Velosolutions, and the race director Johan Lindstrom is quick to point out its
grassroots nature. The series has a unique setup thats open to everyone, with such a cool vibe.

* 8 Bikes From Red Bull Pump Track Leavenworth 2019.
Leavenworth, Washington USA -- 05-20-2019
From clapped out beaters to full carbon race weapons, run what ya brung was the theme at the Leavenworth
stop of the Red Bull Pump Track World Championship tour. With no restrictions on wheel size, drivetrains,
or number of brakes, all you needed to race was a bike, a helmet, and knee pads. We took a closer look at
eight of the bikes that caught our eye.

* Results-Info-Photos:- Red Bull Pump Track World Championship.
Leavenworth, Washington USA -- 05-18-2019
The pump track Leavenworth is fascinating. It has been proven worldwide that the sport playground is
not just able to get kids excited, but also their parents, grandparents and the entire village community.
The pump track becomes the meeting place of all different generations and the towns center of life.

* Rochester 10-Year-Old Takes BMX Skills on Tour.
Yelm, Washington USA -- 05-16-2019
Take a pile of common bricks left in a heap in a backyard, for instance. Most observers would simply
see an unfinished do-it-yourself project and a craggy hazard to be avoided. But Ben Holman isnt your
typical 10 year old, and competitive BMX bike riders in particular are something different breed entirely.

* Family Bike Rodeo Stresses Safety For Young Cyclists.
Moses Lake, Washington USA -- 05-14-2019
All things two-wheeled were the theme at the Kiwanis Club of Moses Lakes Family Bike Rodeo Saturday.
Somewhere between 75 and 100 kids gathered in the parking lot of Moses Lake Christian Church to take
part in the event, which included a riding course, a drawing for free bikes and minor repairs.

* BMX: Lincoln Park BMX Track Opens For The Season.
Port Angeles, Washington USA -- 05-10-2019
The Lincoln Park BMX track opened for its 2019 season with 82 riders taking to the improved course
in 22 races Sunday, May 5. The track will host a state BMX qualifier on June 30 and then will host the
state BMX finals August 23-25.

* Bike Buddy Pilot Program Looks To Teach Bike Education.
Wenatchee, Washington USA -- 05-09-2019
A new program geared toward encouraging bike use in Chelan and Douglas Counties has been announced.
The Regional Bicycle Advisory Committee, part of the Chelan-Douglas Transportation Council, is the group
introducing the pilot program. * https://www.bikewenatcheevalley.org

* Ready To Take Another Lap.
Coeur d Alene, Idaho USA -- 05-08-2019
The city of Coeur d Alene agreed to renew its ongoing partnership with the BMX Association Tuesday
night, paving the way for future events on the BMX Track at the Cherry Hill Community Park.
The agreement, which extends the citys partnership with the nonprofit BMX program for an additional
three years, places the majority of the maintenance burden on the bicycling association - as well as
cleanup costs after events in return for use of the track for official BMX events.

* Former Olympic BMX Coach And Opioid Addict Speaks In Spokane.
Spokane, Washington USA -- 05-08-2019
A former addict who has been clean for more than 10 years. Tony Hoffmans story includes not only his
struggles with drugs, but also a career as a top BMX bike racer and an Olympic coach. Now Hoffman gives
motivational speeches.

* Work On Wenatchees Hale Park Skate Complex, Kiwanis Park Starts Next Week.
Wenatchee, Washington USA -- 05-07-2019
On Tuesday, the city breaks ground on the Hale Skate Park, located in five-acre Hale Park at the
foot of South Worthen Avenue. The existing off-leash dog park will be joined by a skate complex
designed by local skaters with the help of Seattle skate-engineering firm Grindline. The skate park
phase should be completed by Julys end, the city says.

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* UCI BMX Supercross World Cup Rounds #01-&-#02 - Manchester, UK April 27th - 28th, 2019.

* YouTube Videos Playlist: - UCI BMX Supercross World Cup # 01-&-02 In Manchester, UK.

04-28-2019: * Cycling New Zealand:- Sarah Walker Excited After BMX Final In Manchester.
04-28-2019: * Rotorua, New Zealand:- Rotoruas Sarah Walker Starts Strongly At World Cup.
04-28-2019: * Inside The Games:- Whyte Claims First UCI BMX Supercross World Cup Title.
04-28-2019: * BMX Australia:- Australias Eye Opener In Second Round Of BMX World Cup.
04-28-2019: * British Cycling:- Kye Whyte Secures Maiden World Cup 2 Win In Manchester.
04-28-2019: * Craig Dutton Photos:- 2019 UCI BMX Supercross World Cup R-2 Manchester.
04-27-2019: * BRG:- Joris Daudet Wins Day 1 Of The UCI BMX Supercross World Cup.
04-27-2019: * Inside The Games:- French Sweep Board In Season-Opening UCI BMX Supercross WC.
04-27-2019: * Cycling New Zealand:- Walker Starts Strongly And Smith Makes Quarters In BMX WC.
04-27-2019: * Radio New Zealand:- Sarah Walker Narrowly Misses Final In Manchester.
04-27-2019: * Western Australia:- Bunburys Reynolds Places Seventh In World Cup Return.
04-27-2019: * BMX Australia:- Lauren Reynolds Makes First World Cup Final For 2019.
04-27-2019: * British Cycling:- Sharrock Stars For Britain As Daudet And Christensen Take Honours.
04-27-2019: * Craig Dutton Photos:- 2019 UCI BMX Supercross World Cup R-1 Manchester.
04-26-2019: * Inside The Games:- Manchester Ready To Host UCI BMX Supercross Season Opener.
04-26-2019: * NZ City New Zealand:- Sarah Walker Is Hopeful Of A Strong Showing At BMX WC.
04-25-2019: * Cycling New Zealand:- BMX World Cup Season Kicks Off In The UK For Kiwi Riders.
04-24-2019: * BMX Australia:- Lauren Reynolds Ready For Solo World Cup Challenge.
04-24-2019: * BMX Australia:- Brandon Te Hiko Throws Down World Cup Gauntlet.
04-23-2019: * British Cycling:- The Best BMX Riders In The World Descend On Manchester UK.
04-22-2019: * UCI News:- 2019 UCI BMX SX World Cup Season Opener, Manchester, England.
04-22-2019: * BMX Australia:- The 2019 UCI BMX Supercross World Cup Season Preview.
04-18-2019: * Northern Life Mag UK:- BMX Kye Whyte Has High Medal Hopes For The Olympics.
04-09-2019: * BRG:- Chase Bicycles An Official Sponsor Of The UCI BMX Supercross World Cup.
04-09-2019: * British Cycling:- Team Programme Riders Confirmed For UCI BMX Supercross WC.
03-17-2019: * British Cycling:- BMX Riders Get A Taste Of Manchester Ahead Of Supercross WC.
10-18-2018: * British Cycling:- Tickets On Sale For Manchester Rounds UCI BMX Supercross WC.
10-02-2018: * British Cycling:- UCI BMX Supercross World Cup To Return To Manchester UK.
04-00-2019: * UCI BMX Supercross World Cup Manchester, UK Competition Guide.PDF = .PDF File.
04-00-2019: * Note: - This WC Is A BMX Olympic Ranking Points Event For The 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
04-00-2019: * Results For UCI BMX Supercross WC In Manchester, UK: * www.bmx-results.com

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Redmond, Oregon USA

ABA-USA BMX Great Northwest
Nationals Returned To - Redmond
Oregon On April 12th - 14th, 2019
At Deschutes County Expo Center
Indoor, In The First Interstate Bank
Center Arena. Lots Of Smiles Seen.
See Results And Reports + ( More )
Redmond, Oregon USA

ABA-USA BMX Great Northwest
Nationals Is Returning To Redmond
Oregon This April 12th - 14th, 2019
At - Deschutes County Expo Center
Indoor - In The First Interstate Bank
Center Arena. - Be Ready! - See You
At The Track. (~ More Information ~)

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(~~~ News From In The Pacific Northwest = April 2019 ~~~)

* Work Party Help Sought At Port Angeles BMX Track.
Port Angeles, Washington USA -- 04-05-2019
Rainbow Sweepers Inc., employees install new fencing around the Lincoln Park BMX track in Port Angeles
on Thursday, replacing the previous deteriorated fence. BMX organizers are asking for volunteers to help
remove the old west fence along South L Street with a work party beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday.

* City Wrestles With Whether Helmet Laws Make Spokane Safer.
Coeur d Alene, Idaho + Spokane, Wa. USA -- 04-01-2019
When the Spokane City Council loosened the citys helmet laws last week ahead of the return of shared
electric scooters, a man in a helmet stood at the podium and warned them of traumatic brain injury. A
few minutes later, a woman told them that studies have shown helmets to be of little use in most situations,
and added that requiring them erected barriers to a healthy, active life and made people less safe.

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(~~~ News From In The Pacific Northwest = March 2019 ~~~)

* 7-Year-Old Nationally Ranked Biker From Spokane Valley Lands Spot On Team USA.
Spokane, Washington USA -- 03-28-2019
Seven-year-old Kennedy Knopp of Greenacres is second in the nation for her age group in
BMX racing and will be riding for Team USA in the 2019 UCI BMX World Championships
in Belgium in July.

* Congratulations West Seattle BMX Racer Hudson White Returning To World Championships.
Seattle, Washington USA -- 03-24-2019
Congratulations to West Seattle BMX racer Hudson White, whos qualified again!
for the world championships! The report, photos, and video are from his dad Gil White,
whos been updating us on Hudsons accomplishments now and then for a long time.

* Cyclists Enjoying Warm Weather At Bike Park.
Eagle, Idaho USA -- 03-17-2019
At the Eagle Bike Park we found a wide variety of people enjoying the day. The Eagle Bike Park
is free for the public to use, and its a family friendly environment. Now Im here at the BMX
track working on my skills and speed to not overshoot stuff it has been a pretty gorgeous first
weekend that is for sure, said Braden Cissney, a BMX rider.

* Volunteers Needed For Bike Park Work.
John Day, Oregon USA -- 03-12-2019
Volunteers are needed for a trail day at the Seventh Street Bike Park on the weekend of March 30-31
to work on constructing a dirt pump track and do maintenance on the existing single-track trail.
The Eastern Oregon Trail Alliance will head up the work starting at 9 a.m., weather dependent.

* Final Public Meeting On New Wenatchee Skatepark Held Wednesday.
Wenatchee, Washington USA -- 03-07-2019
The third and final installment of public meetings regarding the construction of a new skatepark
in Wenatchee was held Wednesday night at the location of the new Wenatchee City Hall. Seattle firm
Grindline Consultants has been contracted with designing and building the new skatepark, which will
be located at Hale Park just north of the pedestrian bridge in downtown Wenatchee. Construction of
the skatepark is expected to be completed by sometime this summer. Approximately four to six months.

* Indoor Idaho BMX Racing Revs Back Up In Caldwell.
Caldwell, Idaho USA -- 03-02-2019
Racers are gearing up for round two of an indoor race series that will culminate in the Gold
Cup, a chance for Idaho racers to make it to a national competition. However, that is just half
the story indoor BMX racing returned to the Treasure Valley for the first time in more than 20
years and two weeks ago we showed you how family oriented this sport is.

* Public Meeting Wenatchee Skate Park Hale Park.
Wenatchee, Washington USA -- 03-01-2019
The public can weigh in on a skate park planned for Hale Park at a 6:30 p.m. meeting Wednesday
March 06th, 2019 at the Public Services Center 1350 McKittrick Street. This is the final design
workshop for the skate park at Hale Park. The meeting is in lower level of Public Services Center.

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(~~~ News From In The Pacific Northwest = February 2019 ~~~)

* A Kingston Kid Is The Fastest 7-Year-Old On Two Wheels - 12 Under 12.
Port Orchard, Washington USA -- 02-25-2019
Yep, this Wi-Fi does come with high speed. This past weekend at the Gator Nationals in Florida,
Christensen won the 7-8 open class. Hell be representing Team USA at the world championships
this summer in Belgium. Christensen plans out every race before it starts.

* Track And Shed Vandalized At Rogue Valley BMX Track.
Medford, Oregon USA -- 02-22-2019
Volunteers said Tuesday night, thieves broke into the registration building of their track site.
The thieves didnt get away with much besides a few gift bags and volunteer punch cards but the
break-in did damage the building. To repair the damages is estimated to be around $1,200.

* New Steel Bridge Skatepark Would Create Plaza Destination On Vacant Lot In Old Town.
Portland, Oregon USA -- 02-14-2019
Theres a renewed effort to build an urban plaza and skatepark at the west end of the Steel
Bridge. Architects and advocates from Skaters for Portland Skateparks say improved
access to and through the site is a top priority.

* If You Build It They Will Race! Indoor BMX Riding At Caldwell Fairgrounds.
Caldwell, Idaho USA -- 02-10-2019
Indoor BMX racing has returned to the Treasure Valley for the first time in 20 years,
giving riders a chance to compete during winter months. BMX Racing will return on March
1st, and the BMX gold up will happen the following weekend. Idaho Indoor BMX says they
are always looking for volunteers or donations to give the kids more opportunities to race.

* Wenatchee Rotary Auction Beats Lincoln Park BMX Track Fundraising Goal.
Wenatchee, Washington USA -- 02-08-2019
The group announced the final tally from its January 26th Building Community Auction
to benefit Lincoln Park. The amount raised surpassed the groups 115-thousand dollar
goal. The proceeds will be used to fund improvements at Lincoln Park including a pump
BMX track and second picnic shelter.

* Bike Ban Coming To Downtown Puyallup Sidewalks? Council Considers New Law.
Puyallup, Washington USA -- 02-04-2019
The city of Puyallup is considering making it illegal to ride bikes on certain sidewalks
in downtown Puyallup. An ordinance proposed to Puyallup City Council would prohibit
bicycle riding on sidewalks, alleys, public paths, publicly owned parking lots or other areas
designated by the city. The regulations aim to create a safer environment for pedestrians.

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(~~~ News From In The Pacific Northwest = January 2019 ~~~)

* For The First Time In 20-Plus Years The Treasure Valley Will Offer Indoor BMX Racing.
Caldwell, Idaho USA -- 01-30-2019
For the first time in more than 20 years, Treasure Valley BMX racers will have the opportunity
to compete indoors locally thanks to a racing collective. Starting Friday, February 01st, 2019
the indoor BMX option will return to the Treasure Valley at the Canyon County Fair building.

* Public Meeting Wenatchee Skate Park Hale Park.
Wenatchee, Washington USA -- 01-30-2019
The public can weigh in on a skate park planned for Hale Park at a 6:30 p.m. meeting Tuesday
February 05th, 2019 on the second floor of City Hall, 301 Yakima St. Join us for the second
of three design meetings for the Hale Skate Park.

* Rotarys 2019 Building Communities Auction To Support Lincoln Park BMX Track.
Wenatchee, Washington USA -- 01-15-2019
The city of Wenatchee and the Wenatchee Rotary are teaming up for the 2019 Building Communities
Auction to support park upgrades and a new BMX pump track at Lincoln Park. The proceeds raised
during the annual auction will support several projects in the community, but the main beneficiary is
the Lincoln Park BMX track. The Rotarys fundraising goal is $115,000, which will be used for the new
BMX track. This, pending some grants, this would be 2020 or 2021 construction.

* Public Meeting Wenatchee Skate Park Hale Park.
Wenatchee, Washington USA -- 01-10-2019
The public can weigh in on a skate park planned for Hale Park at a 6:30 p.m. meeting Tuesday
January 15th, 2019 on the second floor of City Hall, 301 Yakima St. Construction is expected
to begin in the spring, and the skate park should be ready by the summer.

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