Born and Raised 2016 – BMX Street Jam Competition


Born and Raised is a two-day BMX event, in association with Chase Hawk Day and Empire BMX, taking place August 5th and 6th, 2016 in Austin, Texas. The annual event is open to amateurs with pro-judges. deciding who continues and wins.

All proceeds are going to Project Loop, an ever growing network conceived to benefit youth through lessons in creativity, exercise, and hard work in a real world experience outside the classroom.

The weekend will be filled with events and activities, even some raffles. On Friday, things kick off with a Head-to-Head Quick Lock Competition presented by Kryptonite. Followed by a quick Pro/Invite Bowl Demo. Ending the night with a Cash for Tricks competition.

Saturday is the big day where beginners, intermediate, and advanced riders will compete in a full out street jam. Trophies and prizes going to the top three who do best in their 3-minute run.

Registration for the even is now open, register here.


Photo: Jorge Angel aka Porpe

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