Industry News 9/15/2010

INTERBIKE: TransWorld RIDE BMX NORA Cup Awards - Nominees Announced!

Nominees Announced for TransWorld RIDE BMX NORA Cup Awards!
Winners To Be Announced On September 23, 2010
The Pearl Theater At The Palms, Las Vegas

The 14th Annual TransWorld Ride BMX NORA Cup Awards will be held at The Pearl Theater at The Palms in Las Vegas, Nevada on Thursday, September 23.  For the first time ever, the awards show will be offering special seating for general admission, open to all ages.
“I can’t wait for this year’s TransWorld Ride BMX NORA Cup! The Pearl Theater inside The Palms is the perfect place to honor the best riders in BMX,” said TransWorld Ride BMX Editor in Chief Keith Mulligan.  “Once again we’ve got an insane lineup of legendary presenters sure to make BMX’s biggest night something to remember.”
In the midst of Interbike, North America’s largest international bicycle trade event and show, TransWorld Ride BMX will host its prestigious Number One Rider Awards show honoring BMX’s top pro riders in seven various categories. The winners are determined by polling professional BMXers, and the nominee categories are: Number One Racer, Number One Flatlander, Number One Street Rider, Number One Ramp Rider, Number One Dirt Jumper, Best Video Part, and Video Of The Year.
And the official nominees for the 14th Annual TransWorld Ride BMX NORA Cup Awards are…
Number One Racer:
Josh Meyers
Maris Strombergs
Sam Willoughby
Khalen Young
Number One Flatlander:
Terry Adams
Matthias Dandois
Martti Kuoppa
Jesse Puente
Moto Sasaki
Number One Street Rider:
Ty Morrow
Garrett Reynolds
Dakota Roche
Nathan Williams
Rob Wise

Number One Ramp Rider:
Jamie Bestwick
Drew Bezanson
Dennis Enarson
Chase Hawk
Gary Young

Number One Dirt Jumper:
Corey Bohan
Mike “Hucker” Clark
Chris Doyle
TJ Ellis
Dennis Enarson

Best Video Part:
Corey Martinez - This is United
Garrett Reynolds - Props Issue 75
Dakota Roche - Let 'Em Talk
Dave Thompson - Props Issue 76
Nathan Williams - This Is United

Video Of The Year:
Cuts (Animal)
Let 'Em Talk (Cult)
Range of Motion (Ride BMX)
The Birth of Big Air (Dickhouse Productions)
This is United (United)

In addition to the awards, TransWorld Ride BMX will be hosting the world premiere of WETHEPEOPLE’s film, Anytime Now. Check out the teaser here: 

A special thanks goes out to our sponsors Red Bull, DC, The Palms Resort Casino and WETHEPEOPLE for helping to make this event possible.