Snow BikeCross Preview | January 26, 2017

By Dawn McClintock

All eyes will be focused to Aspen, Colorado tomorrow as the Winter X-Games kicks off. Along with the standard snowmobile events they have now introduced a brand new discipline to the games, Snow BikeCross. Changing the course of Winter X-Games history will include three of our athletes who will be gunning for the gold. Canadian Brock Hoyer, and US riders Cody Thompsen and Nolan Heppner will be among the line up.

Be sure to watch the Snow BikeCross Round 1 and Final at 4:30pm 5:30pm ET on xgames.com

Heres a brief run down on the FXR guys to watch for.


Brock Hoyer

Hometown: Williams Lake, British Columbia
Age: 29


Cody Thomsen

Hometown: Nisswa, Minnesota
Age: 25


Nolan Heppner

Hometown: Woodbury, Minnesota
Age: 20


Heres the little intro video they put together for this years event. Looks like a load of fun!
All the best to our riders out there this week!