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    Answer/SSquared BSX2020: Open Ride Day December 14

    There’s now 42 days to go until the Answer/SSquared BSX2020, the 15th running of the unique one-on-one BMX race for charity.

    For the first time in nearly four years we are running our first Open Ride Day at the original BSX track on Saturday 14 December from 12:00 until 3:00pm. Some might see this as a good opportunity to practice for the Answer/SSquared BSX2020, others might see it as a chance to have a whole lot of fun on the BMX bike.

    If you are new to BSX it’s very different to any other BMX track. It’s built specifically for one on one match racing and is a real test of rider skills.

    At the Answer/SSquared BSX2020 charity event we are limited by time and don’t have allowances for sprocket riders to participate at BSX2020. We encourage parents to bring the sprocket riders to our ride days. In fact we encourage you all to load your cars up with your BMXing family and friends and make a fun day of this rare opportunity.

    Pre-order your Answer/SSquared BSX2020 Tee Today

    The Answer/SSquared BSX2020 tees are uniquely designed and printed by the crew at Phirebird Designs on high quality tees. The tees are strictly limited edition, so you will need to make sure you get in early and pre-order to avoid disappointment.

    Tees are just $35, plus postage where required, and are available in youth sizes from 6 to 14 and adult sizes S to XXXL.

    To lock in your purchase you must email bsx@bmxultra.com and give us your name, address, phone number, sizes and quantities.

    Answer/SSquared BSX2020 Tee

    Answer/SSquared BSX2020 tees by Phirebird

    MARK YOUR CALENDARS

    If you’ve ever thought of competing at BSX, the one of a kind one-on-one sprint trails/charity event, make sure you clear your calendar for the Answer/SSquared BSX2020, Monday 13 January, Kinglake Victoria.

     

    The Answer/SSquared BSX2020 is presented by BSX Inc/bmxultra.com and is proudly supported by

    Platinum Partners
    Answer/SSquared

    Gold Partners
    ODI Grips
    Airsho
    Radio Bicycles
    Thinglab
    GT Bicycles
    Phirebird

    Silver Partners
    ECI Imports
    RJPBMX
    Ringmaster Images
    BMXEDGE

    Bronze Partners
    Rizen
    Ciari
    Staats
    Motorpsycle Co

    Upcoming dig and ride days

    Saturday December 7 from 11:00 until 2:30.

    What is BSX?

    BSX, short for Bicycle Supercross or Backyard Supercross, is an annual event that started in 2006. Since then the one on one elimination race has hosted thousands of BMX racers, and even dirt jumpers, from all over Australia and around the globe.

    Here’s a highlights video from the last event hosted at the Kinglake West venue.

    With 100% of profits going to charity the event has raised well over $58,000 for the Royal Children’s Hospital Foundation and helped raise thousands of dollars for the Kinglake West Fire Brigade.

    The Answer/SSquared BSX2020 will be a special event, marking the 15 year anniversary of the backyard BMX bash.

    Just 19 days ahead of the first stop for the 2020 UCI World Cup

    It’s also just 19 days ahead of the first stop for the 2020 UCI World Cup that starts a two hour drive away. We’re hoping to attract some elite riders who might spend a little extra time in Australia making the most of the weather that the Australian summer is famous for.

    Don’t forget to save the date. Monday 13 January 2020. We will have more information for you soon.

    WHO CAN COMPETE AT BSX2020?

    It’s a common misconception that BSX is an invite only event. This is not the case, everyone is welcome to join in on the fun and festivities.

    WANT TO BECOME A BSX2020 PARTNER?

    Email webmaster@bmxultra.com today for details.

    ABOUT BSX

    BSX (Bicycle Supercross) is one-on-one sprint trails style BMX racing on a backyard track built specifically to test a rider’s skills. The short straights, lofty jumps and tight corners are intense under race conditions, offering a fun and entertaining event for competitors and spectators alike. The event provides a unique experience for the local Victorian riders, as well as the interstate and international visitors during an off day of the annual BMX Victoria Track Attack series.

    The primary goal BSX is to raise money for the Royal Children’s Hospital Foundation but there’s so much more to the event. It creates an atmosphere that words just can’t describe. Since the very first event in 2006 BSX has raised $58,712 helping to providing the hospital with much-needed equipment.

    www.bmxultra.com/bsx

    ABOUT THE ROYAL CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL

    The Royal Children’s Hospital is the major specialist paediatric hospital in Victoria and provides a full range of clinical services and health promotion and prevention programs for infants through to adolescents. Each year the Royal Children’s Hospital treats tens of thousands of children through our Emergency Department, inpatient admissions and outpatient visits. The Royal Children’s Hospital Foundation plays a vital role in providing additional funding to support important research projects and purchase state of the art medical equipment to ensure that every child receives the very best treatment now and into the future.

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