BMX bicycle

BMX bicycle

[‚bē‚em‚eks ′bī‚sik·əl]
(mechanical engineering)
A small, extremely strong, type of bicycle, having generally 20-inch (500-millimeter) wheels, large-cleat (knobbly) tires, upright but not high-rise handlebars, and a seat positioned more towards the rear wheel than on a conventional bicycle, and used for stunt riding and tricks.
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Unable to cope with her emotions, Katie runs from her mother's house, where they are staying, somehow acquires a child's BMX bicycle and embarks on an odyssey around Newport bringing her past vividly to life.
* A 20-inch Hyper BMX bicycle was stolen out of an apartment's storage unit on the 1000 block of Lorlyn Circle, it was reported at 11:04 a.m.
BMX bicycle races are sprint races on purpose-built off-road single-lap race tracks.
8, 2016, THE MORNING OF MY 37TH BIRTHDAY, I stood astride a BMX bicycle, surrounded by a few dozen Olympians, atop a three-story starting ramp at the Sarasota BMX track, saying to myself, "I might be too old for this." Then the starting light ticked its countdown: red ...
Street dancers, a Macedonian folk dancer group, kids in Africa, Indian elephants, skiing sportsmen, cyclists on their BMX bicycle, an Argentinean rodeo rider, a tourist bus on Hollywood Blvd and more.
Cyclists were tested during two consecutive days on a standard BMX track and a standard BMX bicycle. The track was accredited to hold important events such as European championships and Spanish national championships.
North-central Councilor Mike Clark asked Bjorklund if the skate park could accommodate BMX bicycle events, which would attract more people to the park.
A BMX bicycle was stolen from outside Sainsbur y's.
He also admitted stealing a BMX bicycle and copper piping and failing to surrender to the court's custody.
His parents said during his spare time Casey was passionate about riding his BMX bicycle, playing with his friends in the village and playing at the Caersws golf range.
A specialized BMX bicycle was eventually developed for the challenges.
Morton says the only benefit Ampilatwatja has received from the 1.5 billion dollar intervention is a BMX bicycle track, which is now eroded and unsafe to use and which most residents did not want.