Archive for May, 2013

Kerley, Smith and Wise Edits Up on

Friday, May 31st, 2013

bakery_566975376668268_15949479_nRecently the RPRT street BMX crew went to Chicago to meet up with RPRT’s Brian Kachinsky at his private, newly located, facility The Bakery. Four days of intense 10-18 hour days of riding went down and what ensued is nothing short of incredible.

Please visit to see the amazing riding that went down.

David Gonzalez Tops TW Business Exposure Meter For April

Thursday, May 30th, 2013

Screen-shot-2013-04-17-at-1.18.23-PMCongrats to David Gonzalez, 2012 Thrasher Magazine Skater of the Year, for topping the illustrious Transworld Business Exposure Meter for the month of April. The index tallies a mix of editorial coverage and advertising placement.

Caples Takes Silver in X Games Barcelona Super Park

Monday, May 20th, 2013

ccxgamesesCurren wowed the audience in Barcelona this weekend with a first place finish in qualifiers and a silver medal in finals just losing the gold to Pedro Barros by a couple points. Style was definitely on the judges minds as they scored Curren high for landing tre flips and frontside flips where nobody else would have.

In BMX, Chad Kerley and Jeremiah Smith both made BMX Park finals but just missed the mark with a 4th and 6th place finish respectively.

David Gonzalez had to back out of X Games and Street League due to a death in the family but will be back for Munich.

Chad Kerley Latest Addition To GoPro Team

Monday, May 13th, 2013

gopro-logoBMX wunderkind Chad Kerley is officially a GoPro athlete. Joining the ranks of other top RPRT athletes Jeb Corliss and Roberta Mancino, Chad’s name will be synonymous with GoPro’s coverage of street BMX.

With the proliferation of CK edits and footage as of late, it will be insane to see some POV action from him.

Congrats on the new sponsor Chad.

Ben Nordberg Signs with AYC

Thursday, May 9th, 2013

benesBen Nordberg has signed a two year deal with AYC apparel. What is AYC? What does it stand for? Who is behind it? Who is on the team? We can’t tell you yet but in July all will become apparent.

Ben is currently finishing his Berrics “Recruit” which comes out Saturday. He will be wearing some AYC gear so keep your eyes peeled.