It’s official, Freestyle BMX is going to be at the 2020 Olympic games! We don’t know if anyone really saw that coming but it’s on its way. For any UK BMX stars in the making, nows your chance to show an interest in joining the UK Olympic BMX team.
Thirteen-time X-Games gold medallist Jamie Bestwick is supporting our campaign to find Great Britain’s BMX Freestyle Olympic champions. He said:
“BMX Freestyle is at an all-time high in this country right now, and British Cycling is committed to taking it to the next level.
“The Olympic Games is the ultimate platform for any athlete to showcase their talent. The sport of BMX Freestyle has just been given an incredible opportunity to perform on an Olympic Stage.
“I believe Great Britain has some of the most exciting rising talents in the world and I feel they have what it takes to succeed at an Olympic level.”
Think you’ve got what it takes?
Who knows, maybe the Thunder Action Sports team might even make an appearance….!