Saturday June 9th brought a full day of World Class BMX racing to the BMX Velopark in Baku Azerbaijan. With Friday's cancellation due to the wind, also the moto's had to be raced on Saturday making it a full day of BMX for all involved.
Just a few weeks out from the UCI BMX World Championships, we catch up with Farhad Aliyev, General Secretary of Azerbaijan Cycling Federation and the Event Manager of the Azerbaijani Organising Committee for the World Championships.
Pro BMX racer Simone Tetsche Christensen is studying medicine at the University of Aarhus, Denmark, and can be seen with her text books in between training sessions. The fast BMX racer from Mammen appears capable of combining the two.