What occurs when a retired MLB participant (Adam LaRoche) opens his Fort Scott, Kansas ranch to the world’s high grime bike riders for per week of limit-pushing, physics-defying, sport-redefining motocross sessioning? If 2020’s inaugural occasion didn’t absolutely reply that for you, please feast your eyes on highlights from final week’s 2nd annual Purple Bull Creativeness, that includes freeride motocross ring chief, Tyler Bereman, and a crew of his pals doing impossible-looking issues on two motorized wheels like they’re simply driving to work—which they sort of are.
The freeride moto expertise conceived by Bereman has advanced rather a lot since yr one—increasing right into a week-long session of testing out quite a few, gigantic Evel Knievel-sized options unfold throughout three using zones designed by Jason Baker of Dream Traxx with Bereman’s enter. The aim right here: expressing probably the most inventive, trendy, forward-thinking using ever carried out or witnessed—culminating on the occasion’s ultimate competitors day.
On comp day, riders get two five-minute runs. Judged on creativity, circulate, time, and greatest use-of-course, the lineup of rivals is, in fact, insane. It contains X Video games medalists, Supercross and Motocross legends, and a few new era riders sizzling on the scene.
Main as much as the precise competitors, camaraderie is at all times key among the many riders, judges, course designers, and manufacturing workforce. On a a one-of-a-kind, never-before-ridden course of this magnitude, the athletes have been sessioning collectively, studying the strains, working as a workforce, and finally turning out per week of profitable, injury-free using with tons of photograph and video ops.