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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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It features world champion BMX rider Rob Alton and a cast of 50 young people from Circus Schools.
Crowds will be able to watch some of the best known names in action sports including BMX legend Jerry Galley, skateboard legends Pete King, Chris Oliver, Rodney Clarke and pro BMX rider Bas Keep whilst action sports enthusiasts are invited to have a go on Europe's largest portable vert ramp.
A panel of experts, including up-and-coming BMX rider Paul Jones, will award marks for style, tricks and ramp usage during the competitors' two-minute slots.
Young enthusiast: A BMX rider enjoys the thrills of the doomed track in Kings Heath.
SLIP SLIDING AWAY: Testers Mark Hewitt (above) and Sean Hands (right) show off their skate-boarding skills on the ramps; HITTING THE HEIGHTS: BMX rider Phil Bridge, of Coundon, tests the ramps at the new skate park at Mercia Park Leisure Centre; COUNTDOWN TO OPENING: Brendan Malone with some of those who tested the new ramps
Adrian Steanway, a 27-year-old BMX rider from Redcar: "pounds 10 a year is a bargain