Battle Of Hastings 2017 - Captains Announced

The best contest in Europe, and maybe anywhere, is back!

26 Jun 2017

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Last year was a great year for BMX and one of the stand-out contests was the Battle Of Hastings where we saw 44 top pros battled it out over 2 days under sea level at the Source park. Hastings got its glory pin re-attached to the 'fuck yeah' map and every single day since we've been waiting for round 2. The captains have been announced and below is all the info we know so far:

Source BMX is proud to announce the 10 captains for this year's Battle Of Hastings to be held at The Source Park : 

Simone Baracco

Larry Edgar

Denis Enarson

Van Homan

Kriss Kyle

Dan Lacey

Kevin Peraza

Dakota Roche

Aaron Ross

Gary Young

The 11th Captain will be the winner of the qualifier to be held at the Source Park on July 22nd. 

See HERE for more info and to sign up. We will be announcing 1 team every Monday in the run up to the contest on September 8-10th 2017 where 44 of the World’s best riders will compete for the title and a share of the €20,000 prize fund. 

 To remind you what happened last year, check out the highlights video by Peter Adam by clicking HERE  See for the rider list so far.


About the Source BMX Battle of Hastings


The Source BMX Battle Of Hastings is presented by Monster, in association with Etnies and is proudly sponsored by BSD, Cult, Federal, Fuse, Shadow and WeThePeople. 
 The inaugural Battle of Hastings contest took place in 2016 and this year promises to be even bigger and better where 44 riders of the World’s best riders and 2000 fans will gather for a weekend of BMX. 
 More details on the format and riders will be announced every Monday at 15:00 BST, over the Summer months; follow the @sourcebmx Instagram account and #BOHBMX for regular updates or head to:

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