BMX freestyle has been axed from the programme for the first edition of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games in San Diego, it has been announced.
Benegas and Dowell earn BMX freestyle gold as US finish UCI Urban Cycling World Championships on a high
Riders from the United States secured the last two golds as the 2018 International Cycling Union (UCI) Urban Cycling World Championships concluded in Chengdu, China, with Perris Benegas winning the women's elite BMX freestyle crown and 18-year-old Justin Dowell earning the men's title.
Hannah Roberts and Lara Lessmann.are set to continued their rivalry as the duo qualified in first and second place in the BMX freestyle event at the Festival of Extreme Sports (FISE) World Series in Chengdu.
Two venue clusters to hold skateboarding, sport climbing, basketball 3x3 and BMX events at Tokyo 2020 have been officially approved by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board here today.
The inaugural Urban Cycling World Championships – combining for the first time Trials, Mountain Bike Eliminator and BMX Freestyle disciplines – will get underway in Chengdu, China tomorrow, representing what has been described as a “historic” event for the International Cycling Union (UCI).
A site proposed by Tokyo 2020 for urban sports action at the Olympic Games has been given the approval of Coordination Commission chairman John Coates, the Australian suggesting the possibility of the public attempting the activities after competition.
Athletics and swimming mixed relay competitions are among those included at Tokyo 2020, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced here today.
BMX freestyle park is set to join 3x3 basketball in being approved here tomorrow as a new discipline on the Olympic programme at Tokyo 2020, insidethegames understands.
Nick Butler: Changing the Olympic programme is rather fun but a classic example of sport politics at play
Whisper it quietly, but in the spirit of festivities I am going to begin with some rare praise for the International Olympic Committee (IOC).