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* 2022 UCI BMX Racing Supercross World Cups:
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* UCI BMX Racing World Championships Nantes, France July 26th-31st, 2022.

* YouTube Videos Playlist: - 2022 UCI BMX Racing World Championships Nantes, France.

07-00-2022: * UCI.org:- Competition Details:- UCI BMX Racing World Championships Nantes, France.
07-00-2022: * UCI.org:- Info:- UCI BMX Racing World Championships Nantes, France July 26th-31st, 2022.
07-00-2022: * UCI BMX Racing World Championships Nantes, France Competition Guide.PDF = .PDF File.

06-29-2022: * USA Cycling:- USA Cycling Announces 2022 BMX Racing World Championship Team.
06-29-2022: * Ipswich, England UK:- Ipswich Teen Aiming For BMX Podium After Breaking Elbow.
06-28-2022: * ABA-USA BMX:- A Breakdown Of The 2022 UCI BMX Racing World Championship Track.
06-27-2022: * Portland, Oregon USA:- Local Kid Getting Ready For UCI World Championship.
06-23-2022: * Australia Cycling:- Olympians And National Champions Highlight Squad For UCI BMX Worlds.
06-23-2022: * Cycling New Zealand:- BMX Name 11-Strong Elite Team For World Championships In France.
06-16-2022: * Warrington, England UK:- Young BMX Champion Gearing Up For World Championships In France.
06-10-2022: * ABA-USA BMX:- Team Announced For UCI BMX Racing World Championships Nantes, France.
06-05-2022: * Tauranga, New Zealand:- Charlie Withington And Greg Hughes On Fast Tracking To France.
05-21-2022: * Portland, Oregon USA:- Hillsboro 5th-Grader Headed To France For BMX World Championship.
05-12-2022: * Cycling South Africa:- Team Announced For UCI BMX Racing World Championships Nantes, France.
05-10-2022: * Houston, Texas USA:- Young Local BMX Racers Heading To World Championships In France.
05-02-2022: * ABA-USA BMX:- 2022 Team USA Worlds Jerseys Revealed For The American Racers.
04-25-2022: * Nashville, Tennessee USA:- Just Like Riding A Bike: Local 2nd Grader Named To Team USA BMX.
04-11-2022: * Hillsboro, Oregon USA:- 10-Year-Old Hillsboro Boy Looks To Become World Champion.

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Information:
* ABA-USA BMX Lumberjack Nationals June 24th-26th, 2022 Richland, Washington USA.

* Results:- 2022 ABA-USA BMX Lumberjack Nationals In Richland, Washington USA.
* Photos:- 2022 ABA-USA BMX Lumberjack Nationals In Richland, Washington USA.

06-26-2022: * * YouTube Video Feed: - 2022 ABA-USA BMX Lumberjack Nationals Nationals Day 03.
06-25-2022: * * YouTube Video Feed: - 2022 ABA-USA BMX Lumberjack Nationals Nationals Day 02.
06-24-2022: * * YouTube Video Feed: - 2022 ABA-USA BMX Lumberjack Nationals Nationals Day 01.

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Today, Tuesday, June 14th, 2022 Is Flag Day! In The U.S.A. To Honor The
United States Of America Flag. - Are You Flying Your U.S.A. Flag Today?

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* UCI BMX Racing World Cup Rounds #03-&-#04 - Papendal, Netherlands June 11th-12th, 2022.

* YouTube Videos Playlist: - 2022 UCI BMX Racing World Cup Rounds # 3-&-4 Papendal, NED.
* Olympics Channel:- Watch Live The 2022 UCI BMX Racing World Cups # 3-&-4 Papendal, NED.

06-18-2022: * Red Deer, Alberta Canada:- Molly Simpson Wins First Gold Medal At BMX World Cup.
06-14-2022: * UCI News:- Explosive UCI BMX Racing World Cup Action From Papendal.
06-14-2022: * Australia Cycling:- Izaac Kennedy Makes It Two Podiums From Four Rounds In Papendal.
06-13-2022: * Mongoose Bicycles:- Cam Wood Lands On Podium At UCI BMX World Cup Race.
06-12-2022: * Inside The Games:- Claessens Earns Back-To-Back BMX Racing World Cup Wins.
06-12-2022: * USOC + Team USA:- Felicia Stancil Wins Bronze Cameron Wood Silver At BMX WC.
06-12-2022: * Olympics News:- Zoe Claessens And Romain Mahieu Triumph On Round 4.
06-12-2022: * WC Round #04 Results:- * Final-Men-Elite. | -And- * Final-Women-Elite.
06-12-2022: * Craig Dutton Photos:- UCI BMX Racing World Cup #04 Papendal, Netherlands.
06-11-2022: * Olympics News:- Zoe Claessens Ends Laura Smulders Winning Run BMX Racing WC.
06-11-2022: * WC Round #03 Results:- * Final-Men-Elite. | -And- * Final-Women-Elite.
06-11-2022: * Craig Dutton Photos:- UCI BMX Racing World Cup #03 Papendal, Netherlands.
06-10-2022: * Olympics News:- How To Watch UCI BMX Racing World Cup In Papendal 2022.
06-09-2022: * Olympics News:- How Australian Rider Saya Sakakibara Is Putting It Back Together.
06-07-2022: * Australia Cycling:- Josh McLean And Lauren Reynolds To Take On World Cups Papendal.
06-00-2022: * UCI BMX Racing World Cup Papendal, Netherlands Competition Guide.PDF = .PDF File.

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(~~~ News From In The Pacific Northwest = June 2022 ~~~)

* Work On Pump Track Proceeds.
Port Angeles, Washington USA -- 06/28/2022
The track, designed primarily for bicycles and other wheeled play vehicles, is being constructed by the
Port Angeles Parks & Recreation Department in conjunction the Lincoln Park BMX Association with
funding from a $350,000 grant from the state Recreation and Conservation Office, $100,000 in lodging
tax grants from the city and Clallam County, business sponsorships, individual and community donations
and a grant from the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation. Organizers have scheduled a grand opening
for the facility for 5:30 p.m. on July 6.

* BMX Track Officially Returning To Cottage Grove.
Cottage Grove, Oregon USA -- 06/23/2022
The Row River BMX group gets the green light from City Council. - Following a unanimous decision by the
Cottage Grove City Council during the June 13 meeting, the BMX bike course that once sat on Row River
Road will return to its original site. The new track will be available to the surrounding community for
recreational and competitive purposes. A local group called Row River BMX will head up the project and
partner with USA BMX, a 45-year-old corporation that organizes races and helps build tracks through the
United States. They are the worlds oldest sanctioning body for BMX racing.

* Lincoln Park BMX To Host USA BMX 2022 Gold Cup Finals.
Port Angeles, Washington USA -- 06/22/2022
Lincoln Park BMX and Port Angeles Parks & Recreation announced recently the park will host USA
BMX 2022 Gold Cup Finals, set for Sept. 15-18. The competition will include participants of all ages
who will be here to compete in this Gold Cup Northwest Series and will be presented by DK Bikes.

* BMX Racing For Life Fundraiser Raises More Than $6,600.
Port Angeles, Washington USA -- 06/21/2022
The Lincoln Park BMX Track held its annual Race for Life Fundraiser this past weekend with funds
going to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Foundation. The track raised more than $6,600 this year.

* Pump Track Paving In Port Angeles.
Port Angeles, Washington USA -- 06/08/2022
T.J. Farris of Bakersfield, Calif., an employee of the Flims, Switzerland-based Velosolutions, uses
a compactor on Tuesday to create a lane surface on an asphalt portion of a pump track being built at
Erickson Playfield in Port Angeles. The track is expected to be completed by late June or early July.

* Photos:- Walla Walla Valley BMX Hosting State Championship Race Event Saturday.
Walla Walla, Washington USA -- 06/04/2022
Walla Walla Valley BMX hosted its State Championship Race event On Saturday, June 4th, 2022
at the Fort Walla Walla Park track.

* At McCollum Park, Volunteers Get Ready For Another BMX Season.
Everett, Washington USA -- 06/03/2022
An unusually rainy spring made for lots of work at McCollum Pioneer Parks BMX track to get it ready
for the racing season that kicks off Sunday, weather permitting. McCollum Parks track near Everett,
called Bigfoot BMX, is the only one in Snohomish County sanctioned by USA BMX. In total there are 11
in the state, with the next-nearest courses in Mount Vernon and SeaTac.

* Walla Walla Valley BMX Hosting State Championship Race Event Saturday.
Walla Walla, Washington USA -- 06/01/2022
BMX riders of all ages, and some from as far away as California, are expected at the Fort Walla Walla
Park track Saturday, June 4, for its annual State Championship Race starting at 11 a.m. Admission is
free for spectators on the bleachers, and the track has plenty of room for lawn chairs. Walla Walla Valley
BMX is one of more than 300 tracks around the country sanctioned by USA BMX, and the annual SCR
here draws several riders competing for points in a season series.

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Memorial Day - Monday, May 30th, 2022, 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 Racing World Cup Rounds #01-&-#02 - Glasgow, Great Britain May 28th-29th, 2022.

* YouTube Videos Playlist: - 2022 UCI BMX Racing World Cup Rounds # 1-&-2 Glasgow, GB.
* Olympic Channel:- Watch Live The 2022 UCI BMX Racing World Cups # 1-&-2 Glasgow, GB.

05-31-2022: * UCI News:- UCI BMX Racing World Cup: Andre And Smulders Leave With Red Leader Plates.
05-30-2022: * Australia Cycling:- Aussie BMX Racing Champions On The Podium In Glasgow, GB.
05-30-2022: * Cycling New Zealand:- Rico Bearman Claims Under-23 BMX Honours In Glasgow World Cup.
05-29-2022: * British Cycling:- Silver Sunday For Shriever In Round 2 Of UCI BMX Racing World Cup.
05-29-2022: * Olympic News:- Laura Smulders And Jeremy Rencurel Clinch Wins In Wild WC Finals.
05-29-2022: * WC Round #02 Results:- * Final-Men-Elite. | -And- * Final-Women-Elite.
05-29-2022: * Craig Dutton Photos:- UCI BMX Racing World Cup #02 Glasgow, Great Britain.
05-28-2022: * Scottish Cycling:- Reid Makes Debut As Scots Pack Out Knightswood For BMX Racing WC.
05-28-2022: * British Cycling:- Bronze For Whyte In Round 1 Of The UCI BMX Racing World Cup.
05-28-2022: * Olympic News:- Laura Smulders And Diego Arboleda Win BMX Racing World Cup Opener.
05-28-2022: * WC Round #01 Results:- * Final-Men-Elite. | -And- * Final-Women-Elite.
05-28-2022: * Craig Dutton Photos:- UCI BMX Racing World Cup #01 Glasgow, Great Britain.
05-27-2022: * Scottish Cycling:- Cameron Reid Prepares To Take On World In Glasgow.
05-26-2022: * USOC + Team USA:- BMX Olympian Felicia Stancil Heading Into World Cup Opener.
05-26-2022: * Olympic News:- BMX Sensational Shriever Set On Becoming The Greatest.
05-26-2022: * British Cycling:- Preview The 2022 UCI BMX Racing World Cup In Glasgow.
05-26-2022: * Australia Cycling:- Ten Aussies To Race At The Glasgow BMX World Cup Opener.
05-25-2022: * UCI News:- Riders Ready! 2022 UCI BMX Racing World Cup Starts In Scotland.
05-23-2022: * Olympic News:- 2022 UCI BMX Racing World Cup Preview As New Season Gets Underway.
05-23-2022: * Glasgow Times:- Glasgow Life Offering Free BMX Lessons For Young People This Summer.
05-13-2022: * British Cycling:- Olympic Heroes Shriever & Whyte Named In Squad For UCI BMX Racing WC.
05-00-2022: * UCI BMX Racing World Cup Glasgow, Great Britain Competition Guide.PDF = .PDF File.

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(~~~ News From In The Pacific Northwest = May 2022 ~~~)

* Hillsboro 5th-Grader Headed To France For BMX World Championship.
Portland, Oregon USA -- 05/21/2022
Deegan Russell has taken the local BMX racing scene by storm. Usually 5th graders are still trying to
figure out life, but this 10-year old is taking life by the handlebars. Despite only racing for 2 years
of his life, hes already got quite more than a hundred races under his belt. The Hillsboro native is
speeding towards the biggest race of his life this summer at the UCI World Championships in France.

* Port Angeles Pump Track Project Seeking Volunteers May 25-June 1.
Port Angeles, Washington USA -- 05/20/2022
Preliminary site work is nearing completion at the Erickson Playfield Pump Track, and volunteers are
sought for the next portion of the project: asphalt installation set for May 25 through June 1. The city
of Port Angeles Parks & Recreation and the Lincoln Park BMX Association have partnered to bring
a pump track, a rolling series of looping paths that offer a way for kids and adults to build bicycling
skills in a contained environment away from traffic, to the site in central Port Angeles.

* Community Comes Together For Richland Teen Diagnosed With Brain Cancer.
Richland, Washington USA -- 05/20/2022
Lana McDowell, a 13-year-old Richland teen, was diagnosed with brain cancer this less than a year ago.
The community is gathering together with a fundraiser for her this weekend. Columbia Basin BMX Track
fundraiser is called Race for Lana, in hopes to raise enough money to help the family continue Lanas treatment.

* Pumping Up The Fun.
Quincy, Washington USA -- 05/18/2022
Q: What is special about this track, its design or features? What about it will be a lot of fun for riders?
A: Its large size is what makes it special. I haven’t done the research yet. But I suspect this is the largest
pump track in the state. Speed will be the fun factor. As riders skills improve the track will ride very fast.
About half of the paths of the new pump track in Quincys East Park had been paved as of Friday May 13th.

* Quincys New Pump Track Takes Shape, Gets Paved.
Quincy, Washington USA -- 05/18/2022
About half of the pump track paths were paved with asphalt last week. Paving was to continue Monday.
When it opens to the public, the pump track is expected to become an attraction for experienced bicyclists
as well as younger, smaller children on bikes and scooters. An opening date had not been set. The paved
track will not wear down like the dirt track at the old BMX course did. A BMX track is designed to pedal
and sprint at features (jumps and rollers) and turns. A pump track is best ridden without pedaling. Your
forward momentum is created by pumping your bike through the rollers and features.

* Lincoln Park BMX To Host Gold Cup Finals.
Port Angeles, Washington USA -- 05/04/2022
Lincoln Park BMX and the Port Angeles Parks and Rec Department announced this week that they will be
hosting the USA BMX Gold Cup finals on Sept. 15-18. The competition will include participants of all ages,
who will come from all over the Pacific Northwest to take on the Lincoln Park BMX Track. This event is
expected to bring a total of 2,000 racers into the community for three days of competition.

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Information:
* ABA-USA BMX Great Northwest Nationals April 08th - 10th, 2022 Redmond, Oregon USA.

* Results:- 2022 ABA-USA BMX Great Northwest Nationals In Redmond, Oregon USA.
* Photos:- 2022 ABA-USA BMX Great Northwest Nationals In Redmond, Oregon USA.

04-10-2022: * * YouTube Video Feed: - 2022 ABA-USA BMX Great Northwest Nationals Day 03.
04-09-2022: * * YouTube Video Feed: - 2022 ABA-USA BMX Great Northwest Nationals Day 02.
04-08-2022: * * YouTube Video Feed: - 2022 ABA-USA BMX Great Northwest Nationals Day 01.

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(~~~ News From In The Pacific Northwest = April 2022 ~~~)

* Pump Track Construction In Port Angeles Starts Monday.
Port Angeles, Washington USA -- 04/15/2022
As if the newly-constructed Dream Playground wasnt enough, things are about to heat up once again at
the Erickson Playground in Port Angeles. Starting Monday, the Parks & Recreation Department and the
Lincoln Park BMX Association are set to begin construction of the new Pump Track.

* 10-Year-Old Hillsboro Boy Looks To Become World Champion.
Hillsboro, Oregon USA -- 04/11/2022
10-year-old Deegan Russells journey to becoming a BMX world champion started with a Christmas gift
from Santa. From that bike moving forward, Deegan has been all go and no breaks. His dad Shwan nicked
named him The Rocket after seeing the speed he had on the track. Deegan started racing BMX towards
the end of 2019. Fast forward to a few weeks ago and Deegan qualified for Worlds at a race in Santa Clara,
California. The 2022 UCI BMX Racing World Championship is being held in Nantes, France in July.

* New BMX Track Coming To Sandy Downs.
Idaho Falls, Idaho USA -- 04/06/2022
BMX riders now have a new venue at Sandy Downs thanks to a partnership between the Idaho Falls Parks and
Recreation Department and the Snake River BMX Association. During a recent City Council Meeting, council
members unanimously approved a lease agreement between the City and Snake River BMX to use a designated
area at Sandy Downs. With the approval of the lease agreement, the non-profit organization will offer a location
for a new BMX track. -- This News Also Via: * New BMX Track Coming To Idaho Falls. by East Idaho News.

* Lincoln Park Face Life Set To Be Completed By Fall 2022.
Wenatchee, Washington USA -- 04/06/2022
City of Wenatchee is kicking off construction for the Lincoln Park remodel with hopes for completion by fall.
The remodel will even out to $3.5 million. Once every 40 years you need to update your park, said Wenatchee
Mayor Frank Kuntz. Weve got a bunch of grant money and the citys in for about a $1.5 million in general fund
dollars. Were excited for it. The remodel includes a new kids area, a new stage, the addition of a pump track
and full size soccer field. A Frisbee golf area will also be installed during the remodel. Construction will be
underway throughout the summer.

* BMX Pedals Back Into Practice At Smith Rock.
Redmond, Oregon USA -- 04/02/2022
More than 85 riders took to the dirt of the Smith Rock BMX Park on Friday night, helping to christen an improved
track in the first race of the 2022 season. Everyone is excited, said track operator Seth Tassie. Its great to be out
here and have everyone back. We put a lot of work into this. Tassie estimates he spends 30-35 hours a week at the
track - shaping obstacles, keeping dust down, performing maintenance and chasing away trespassers.

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(~~~ News From In The Pacific Northwest = March 2022 ~~~)

* Island Residents Voice Concerns, Support Regarding Citys Bike Skills Area.
Mercer Island, Washington USA -- 03/22/2022
Conversations regarding the usage and renovation of the Bike Skills Area (BSA) at Mercer Islands Upper
Luther Burbank Park dont always have the participants seeing eye to eye. As the project rolls along, the city
and park conservationists are eager to see how the area will be transformed and hopeful it will make a positive
impact on the community. -- Since Oct. 7, 2021, the area has been shuttered due to significant operating
challenges and safety concerns, including unauthorized course expansion and construction of new trails which
deteriorated copious vegetation and large jumps that exceeded the posted guidelines, according to the city.

* Decked Out In Green; Leprechaun Race Held At BMX Track.
Richland, Washington USA -- 03/19/2022
If you saw a leprechaun today in Richland, heres why. Today was the leprechaun race at the Columbia Basin BMX
Track and everyone was encouraged to wear green. The Leprechaun race is just something fun we wanted to do,
said BMX biker Chris Cline. Its not St. Patricks day but it gives everyone a chance to come out and sport their
green. We have a leprechaun racing today, he's fully decked out. Just a fun time with the family.Cline says he
started BMX racing four years ago after his daughter picked up an interest in the sport. Now, he and his family are
at the track at least once a week. The manager of the track said they hope to add more themed races every month.

* Washington Legislature Passes Largest State Bicycling Infrastructure Package.
Olympia, Washington USA ( BRAIN ) -- 03/11/2022
The state legislature here passed its largest bicycling infrastructure and bike education funding bill
Thursday The $1.2 billion Move Ahead Washington transportation package will include protected bike
and pedestrian infrastructure, multi-use trails, a new statewide public school bike education program,
and the Safe Routes to Schools program, which encourages children to walk and bicycle to school.

* New Track Taps Into A Popular Biking Trend.
Quincy, Washington USA -- 03/09/2022
The East Park Pump Track will replace the old BMX track in Quincys East Park. The idea is to build the track
this spring, and volunteers are welcome to help. City workers have already begun clearing the site. A month
ago, they removed the thick concrete pad that was at the top of the starting mound of the former BMX track
The pump track will provide a different riding experience. The track will be paved and have more features.

* Quincy City Council Gets Update On Bike Track Project.
Quincy, Washington USA -- 03/09/2022
The East Park Pump Track concept took another step toward becoming reality with a long presentation and
discussion at Quincy City Councils meeting on March 1. Parks planning, stood and facilitated a discussion
about the pump track, which is planned to replace the old BMX track in Quincys East Park. He showed slides
on the several screens around the council chamber. Council was shown design concepts for the new bike track.

* Lumberyard Bike Park Will Close This Fall After An Amazing 10 Years.
Portland, Oregon USA -- 03/09/2022
Owners of the Lumberyard Bike Park announced today they plan to close the doors their doors in August.
The 60,000 square-foot former bowling alley on Northeast 82nd Avenue has served as an indoor cycling
paradise for a broad spectrum of riders since it opened in May 2012. Co-owners Will Heiberg and Michael
Whitesel made the announcement Wednesday in a message that thanked members and fans.

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(~~~ News From In The Pacific Northwest = February 2022 ~~~)

* City of Wenatchee Okays $160,728 For Lincoln Park Pump Track Paving.
Wenatchee, Washington USA -- 02/21/2022
Wenatchee City Council is moving forward with a payment of $160,728 to construction company,
KRCI, for the paving of the Lincoln Park dirt pump track. This cost was included in the construction
cost estimate. When you approved the construction contract…we had shown in the budget that this
change order would be coming, said David Erickson, Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services director.
Because of the way we bid the project, we have to do it as a change order. The city is opting to pave
the dirt area for long term maintenance reduction and the possibility of a multiuse amenity. The project
to revamp the park hasnt started yet.

* Washington States King County Decriminalizes Helmet Use.
Seattle, Washington USA ( BRAIN ) -- 02/18/2022
The King County Board of Heath repealed a 29-year-old mandatory bike helmet law Thursday, citing
evidence of racial and anti-homeless bias in its enforcement. According to the Cascade Bicycle Club
— which urges all cyclists who can afford a helmet to wear one and offers free and low-cost helmets
to the public — no conclusive data exists showing that bicycling is safer in cities with helmet laws.

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~ ABA-USA BMX Headquarters Opens In Tulsa, Oklahoma USA On February 15th, 2022.

02-15-2022: * YouTube Live Video Feed:- USA BMX National Headquarters Ribbon Cutting.
02-15-2022: * ABA-USA BMX Photos:- USA BMX National Headquarters Ribbon Cutting.

02-15-2022: * Tulsa World:- Watch Now: Its Official USA-BMX Facility Is Open For Business In Tulsa.
02-15-2022: * Tulsa World:- Editorial: Tulsa Welcomes Elite Athletes to New USA BMX Site.
02-15-2022: * KJRH News:- USA BMX Headquarters And Museum Opens In Tulsas Greenwood District.
02-15-2022: * YouTube KJRH News Video:- USA BMX Grand Opening.
02-15-2022: * Tulsa People:- Photos: USA BMX Celebrates Grand Opening Of Tulsa Headquarters.
02-15-2022: * News On 6:- First Look Inside The Newly-Opened BMX Headquarters In Tulsa.
02-15-2022: * News On 6:- USA BMX Headquarters Opening In Tulsas Greenwood District.
02-15-2022: * Fox 23 News Video:- USA BMX Opens National Headquarters In Tulsa.
02-15-2022: * Fox 23 News:- USA BMX Headquarters Opens In Tulsa.
02-11-2022: * KTUL News:- USA BMX To Hold Grand Opening In Tulsa Next Week.
02-02-2022: * ABA-USA BMX:- Meet Our Tulsa Team.

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(~~~ News From In The Pacific Northwest = January 2022 ~~~)

* Wenatchee City Council Approves Lincoln Park Construction Contract.
Wenatchee, Washington USA -- 01/24/2022
The Wenatchee City Council recently gave their approval to enter into an almost $2.6 million contract with KRCI
Construction for the remaining elements of the Lincoln Park remodeling project. David Erickson with the City of
Wenatchee said the final phase of the project will include in part a bmx pump track, at least two group shelters, a
new stage, a more open play area, and a splash pad. Construction expected in spring and end around Halloween.

* Kona Bicycles Sold To Ohio Outdoor Group.
Seattle, Washington USA ( BRAIN ) -- 01/19/2022
Kona Bicycles has been acquired by Kent Outdoors, a Ohio-based company that was known until Wednesday
as Kent Water Sports. Kent Outdoors owns several outdoor sports and watersport brands, including the Arbor
snowboard brand. Kent Outdoors is no relation to Kent International, the New Jersey-based mass market brand.

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~~~ Pon Holdings Agrees To Buy Dorel Sports For $810 Million ~~~


10/11/2021:- * Dorel Industries has agreed to sell * Dorel Sports to * Pon Holdings for $810 million in cash.
Dorel Sports is the parent group of Cannondale, Schwinn, GT and Mongoose. Pon Holdings is the parent
of many bike brands, including Cervelo, Santa Cruz, and Gazelle. Pon, a privately held Dutch group with
businesses in several sectors, recently acquired the Mikes Bikes retail chain in California. By combining
Pon.Bike and Dorel Sports, a leading bicycle company in the world will be created, with a combined revenue
of around 2.5 billion euro ($2.9 billion), Pon said in a news release on Monday, October 11th, 2021. ( Pon Bikes )

10/11/2021:- * Pon Holdings To Acquire Dorel Sports, Creating A World-Leading Bike Company. - Pon Holdings.
Pon Holdings Has Acquired US-based Bike Company Dorel Sports. ( * Press Release.PDF )

10/11/2021:- * Dorel Signs Definitive Agreement To Sell Sports Segment To Pon Holdings For USD $810 Million. - Dorel.

10/11/2021:- * Dorel Signs Agreement To Sell Sports Segment To Pon Holdings for USD $810 Million. - GlobeNewswire.

10/11/2021:- * Pon Agrees To Buy Dorel Sports For $810 Million. - BRAIN - Bicycle Retailer and Industry News.

01/04/2022:- * Dorel Completes Sale Of Dorel Sports To Pon Holdings. - BRAIN.
Dorel Industries has completed its sale of Dorel Sports — which includes Cannondale, Schwinn,
GT, Mongoose and other bike brands to Pon Holdings, for $810 million. The planned acquisition
was announced in October. We are very pleased to have completed the sale of Dorel Sports to a
great company like Pon. said Martin Schwartz, Dorel Industries President and CEO.
01/04/2022:- * Dorel Completes Sale Of Sports Segment To Pon Holdings For US $810 Million. - Dorel.
01/04/2022:- * Dorel Completes Sale Of Sports Segment To Pon Holdings For US $810 Million. - GlobeNewswire.

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