This year's show will host a new freestyle dirt jumping contest with Monster UK rider and current FMB World Champion, Sam Pilgrim. Sam has invited a stellar line-up of UK and international riders to come to the NEC for the first major dirt jumping comp in the UK since 2007. The big air comp will run over four days with £5k total prize money available. Thehave gone out and already joining Sam to ride at the NEC are:
Matt Macduff - Canada
Sherwy Pasamonte - Spain
Amir Kabbani - Germany
Eric Walenta - Germany
Marius Hoppensack - Germany
The contest runs on Saturday and Sunday with practice at 11.00am and the comp from 1.00pm to 3.00pm.
Until then, here's a blast from the past with Spung Video's section on the riding from last dirt jumping demo at the NEC - Bike 99.