2019 Vans BMX Pro Cup Series Tour Invites Confirmed

Series Commences at Five Dock Skatepark in Sydney, Australia This Weekend

BMX Pro Dennis Enarson Gives us a First Look at the Course Live from Sydney, Australia here!

Sydney, AUSTRALIA (April 11, 2019)Vans BMX Pro Cup, the world’s leading platform for elite BMX park terrain competition, commences its third Pro Tour season in Sydney, Australia this weekend, April 12-13. Ahead of the event, the series reveals the official confirmed rider invite list for the first 2019 Pro Tour stop in Sydney, Australia. With more talent to emerge, the Sydney stop will see additional names added to the final roster this Friday, upon the results of the open men’s and women’s qualifier rounds.

Converging at the beloved Five Dock Skatepark in the heart of Sydney’s Harbour, the 2019 pro field will highlight a talented mix of regional Australian BMX riders on the rise along with international names from USA, Europe, and Asia. The open women’s event will welcome new potential onto the women’s circuit, inviting emerging women BMX riders to register and compete alongside the seasoned tour pros.

The 2019 Vans BMX Pro Cup Series invites are comprised of the top 20 riders from the 2018 Vans BMX Pro Cup point standings, ten (10) regional advancers, and five (5) Wildcards per stop. Preceding each official Pro Tour qualifier, the top ten (10) rankings from the regional Men’s qualifier event will join the overall field to showcase 35 riders in each Men’s semi-finals round. Adding to the world title race, the top three podium winners from each regional qualifier will automatically advance to the World Championships. For the women’s division, each pro tour stop is open for registration with a potential to span a matching field of 35 pros at every stop.


Vans BMX Pro Cup 2019 Confirmed Invites

Stop 1: Sydney, Australia

 

MEN’S DIVISION

(In alphabetical order)

Matt Cordova USA

Matty Cranmer          USA

Larry Edgar               USA

Shane Ellis                AUS

Dennis Enarson        USA

Kris Fox                     USA

Alex Hiam                  AUS

Parker Heath            USA

Boyd Hilder               AUS

Alejandro Ibarra        ESP

Chris James              AUS

Trey Jones                USA

Sem Kok                    NLD

Sergio Layos             ESP

Dylan Lewis              AUS

Brandon Loupos       AUS

Cauan Madona         BRA

Kevin Peraza            USA

Benn Pigot                AUS

Cody Pollard             AUS

Paul Thoelen            GER

Tom Van Den Bogaard NDL

Corey Walsh             CAN

Jason Watts               AUS

Gary Young              USA

 

WOMEN’S DIVISION

(In alphabetical order)

Teresa Azcoaga       ESP

Nina Buitrago            USA

Natalyha Diehm        AUS

Angie Marino             USA

+ more TBC

 

Vans BMX Pro Cup Series: Australia Schedule

Five Dock Skatepark, Sydney

 

Friday, April 12

11:30am-4:00pm

Vans BMX Pro Cup Men’s Regional Qualifier – OPEN REGISTRATION

4pm-5:00pm

Men’s Regional Qualifier Finals

 

Saturday, April 13

9am-10:00am

Vans BMX Pro Cup Women’s – OPEN REGISTRATION

WOMEN’S SEMI-FINALS and FINALS

 

10am-10:30am

Vans BMX Pro Cup Women’s

Red Bull Best Trick

 

1pm-4:30pm

Vans BMX Pro Cup Men’s – Tour Invites and Regional Advancers Only

MEN’S SEMI-FINALS & FINALS

 

4:30pm-5:00pm

Vans BMX Pro Cup Men’s

Red Bull Best Trick

 

Athlete Registration:

vansbmxprocup.com


Culminating the 2019 season, the Vans BMX Pro Cup Series World Championships will take place in Huntington Beach, CA, United States on September 15 to crown the official 2019 Vans BMX Pro Cup World Champions. For updates and more information on competition format, locations, athletes and more, please visit www.vansbmxprocup.com.

 

ABOUT VANS BMX PRO CUP SERIES

The Vans BMX Pro Cup series debuted in 2017 as the world’s definitive platform for BMX park terrain competition, showcasing the most talented BMX athletes from across the globe. The Vans BMX Pro Cup kicks off its third season in Sydney, Australia as the series embarks on a world tour, concluding with the crowning of the 2019 Vans BMX Pro Cup World Champions in Huntington Beach, CA. For more information on competition format, locations, athletes and sanctioning, please visit vansbmxprocup.com.

 

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