Wade Nelson


Twelve years of event management and action sports industry experience, including running the largest BMX freestyle events in Canada between 1994 and 2001 in Nelson, British Columbia, and working for BMX brands such as GT Bicycles and SST and for Airwalk.
Ph.D. from McGill University in Communications (dissertation subject - BMX Freestyle culture and the media).
I have been a professor for the past ten years, but looking for a career change and a warmer climate.
BMX Freestyler for 36 years. Started skateboarding in 1986, and snowboarding in 1989. Retired Roller Derby referee (2009 - 2015).