Following the Athens stop, the series will continue on to Raleigh, NC for a multi-day event, beginning on Friday, May 15 through Sunday, May 17. The Raleigh stop will again host the tour’s only dirt BMX competition series on the first day of this event on Friday, May 15. The following two-days of this event will be held inside of the Dorton Arena at one of the largest festivals in the state, the Got to Be NC Festival, and feature Park, Flatland and Street competitions, in addition to a Jump Contest on Sunday. The flatland competition has partner with the AM FLAT CIRCUIT for the second consecutive year and will welcome top riders from across the nation. The Dorton Arena activities will also include vendors and additional entertainment, including a Vintage Bike Display.
The Trans Jam BMX Contest Series is a family-friendly event and entirely free to the public. In addition to the variety of aforementioned activities, guests will also have the chance to witness some of the riders from the American BMX Stunt Team, seen on “America’s Got Talent,” battling for the day’s pro purse at each event location; patrons will also have the opportunity to get autographs and meet some of their favorite pros.
The 2015 Trans Jam BMX Contest Series is presented by Maxxis Tires, the Got To Be NC Festival, the Athens Orthopedic Clinic Twilight, the King BMX Stunt Show, and Airtype Studio.
Vendors and Exhibitors wishing to participate in the Trans Jam BMX Contest Series (Raleigh Stop) or BMX Fest (Greenville Stop) are encouraged to contact firstname.lastname@example.org for an application. Interested sponsors may contact email@example.com.
Those interested in participating as a competitor in the Trans Jam BMX Contest can find more information on the contest website, www.transjambmx.com. Pre-registration for the Athens & Raleigh stops has opened, and a $5 discount will be given at the event for those who pre-register at least 30 days in advance of each stop. In addition, those who pre-register will be placed at the bottom of the heat lists, competing in the prime spots on event day. Competitors may pre-register by going to www.transjambmx.com/pre-register/.
The Atlantic Bike Stunt Alliance is committed to promoting the sport of BMX around the globe through exhibitions, special events and festivals, and competitions. The Trans Jam BMX Contest Series is owned and operated by the ABSA. For more information, visit www.transjambmx.com.