BMX


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BMX

 (bē′ĕm′ĕks′)
n.
1. A bicycle race on a dirt track with steep hills and sharp curves.
2. A bicycle with a stout frame, knobby tires, and usually 20-inch wheels, used for racing on such a track and for performing tricks.

[Abbreviation and respelling of bicycle motocross using the letter X to represent the word cross.]

BMX

abbreviation for
1. bicycle motocross; stunt riding on rough ground or over an obstacle course on a bicycle
2. a bicycle designed for bicycle motocross

BMX

bicycle motocross.
Translations

BMX

A. N ABBR =bicycle motocrossciclocross m
B. CPD BMX bike Nbicicleta f de ciclocross

BMX

[ˌbiːɛmˈɛks] n abbr (=bicycle motocross) → BMX m

BMX

abbr of bicycle motocross (= sport)BMX-Radsport m, → BMX-biking nt; (= bicycle)BMX-Rad nt

BMX

[ˌbiːɛmˈɛks] n abbr =bicycle motorcrossciclocross m inv
BMX bike → mountain bike f inv per cross, BMX f inv
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Azerbaijan, will host the BMX World Championships, the world championships for bicycle motorcross, over the days of June 5-9.
The track coach, our kids and the racers that flock to Virgin from around the world will have a permanent BMX playground, said Virgin Mayor Bruce Densley.
He was mountain biking at four and joined Perry Barr based Birmingham BMX Club six years ago.
Saturday's clouds and drizzle continued well into Sunday morning, yet hundreds of racers and spectators turned out to watch the BMX (short for bicycle motocross) races, with their exhibition of dazzling speed and aerial maneuvers.
After getting a momentum, he performed a 360-degree back flip on one of the ramps before exiting and throwing the seized BMX to the ground while berating the BMX rider.
We still need to do more work to understand the staging," University of Toronto neuropathologist Lili-Naz Hazrati, who supervised the examination of the BMX star's brain, told(http://www.
Ryan, who trains twice a week with Manchester BMX Club and works with leading coaches Louise Abbot, Rob Hawker and James Tresman, kept his cool and managed to avoid the pitched battles to finish sixth in the motos, missing the quarter-finals by two places, his work lifting him from 69th to 47th-ranked UK rider in the 13s.
He trains with the Manchester BMX Club and rides for BMXone race team and has raced in national races and regional in the 2015 season.
This book is a good basic introduction to the various complexities of BMX, with sections on history, equipment, safety, competitions, jargon, tricks and tactics, and profiles of some of the major competitors.
Mary, who is a member of North East BMX Club and Tees Active Sports Academy, was over the moon with her title.
RealCitySpin is the fourth round of the BMX Flatland World Circuit and the third round of the American Circuit.
The boys representing BMX are bike riders Bruno Hoffmann, Alex Kennedy and Kilian Roth.