Vans BMX Pro Cup Series Top Seeds Lead Way to Spain
Spanish Pro Sergio Layos Secures Series’ First Victory;
Watch Australia Global Qualifier Recap Highlights Now!
Cypress, CALIF (April 5, 2017) – Following a lively series kick-off in Sydney Australia, the Vans BMX Pro Cup Series announces the top pre-qualified seeds of the series thus far, as the tour advances to Spain, May 5-7 for the second global qualifier event of the season. The world’s most talented BMX riders will venture to the southern coast of Malaga to compete at the internationally renowned El Skatepark Malaga, a bmx rider’s dream terrain, featuring dynamic opportunities for speed and flow.
Spanish pro Sergio Layos leads the pack, winning the series’ first global qualifier event in Sydney, Australia last month, to set the tone for competition at his hometown proving grounds.
“Making it to the top of the podium at an event that I respect so much made me the happiest human on earth,” said Layos. “Going to Malaga for the next event and getting to ride with all my friends is going to be truly amazing.”
Top 18 from Vans BMX Pro Cup Sydney Global Qualifier, advancing to Spain:
Sergio Layos ESP
Dennis Enarson USA
Larry Edgar USA
Corey Walsh CAN
Kevin Peraza USA
Gary Young USA
Ryan Nyquist USA
Jason Watts AUS
Matt Cordova USA
Kris Fox USA
Alex Hiam AUS
Dylan Lewis AUS
Tom Dugan USA
Greg Illingworth ZAF
Pat Casey USA
Boyd Hilder AUS
Tyler Fernengel USA
Corey Bohan AUS
Wildcards for Vans BMX Pro Cup Spain:
Chase Hawk USA
Clint Reynolds USA
Dan Foley USA
For detailed information on competition format, locations, athletes, sanctioning, tour highlights, photos, videos and more, please visit www.vansbmxprocup.com.
ABOUT VANS BMX PRO CUP SERIES
The Vans BMX Pro Cup series debuts in 2017 as the world’s definitive platform for BMX park terrain competition, showcasing the most talented BMX athletes from across the globe. The Vans BMX Pro Cup kicks off its inaugural season in Sydney, Australia as the series embarks on a four-stop global tour, concluding with the crowning of the first-ever Vans BMX Pro Cup World Champion. For more information on competition format, locations, athletes and sanctioning, please visit Vans.com/bmxprocup.
Vans BMX Pro Cup – Spain schedule:
1:00pm – Regional Qualifier Semi-Final
5:00pm – Regional Qualifier Final
10:30am – Vans BMX Pro Cup Women’s Demo
2:30pm – Vans BMX Pro Cup Semi-Final
4:40pm – Vans BMX Pro Cup Final
(schedule subject to change)