Nikita Ducarroz, 21, is the most recent member of the EXTREME/BLACK+DECKER™ workforce, however there’s extra, much more.
Nikita was born in Good, France however moved to California when she was younger and has been driving BMX for six years now. She competes for Switzerland and trains in San Diego, the BMX capital of the world.
When Nikita was first beginning out at BMX, private drive motivated her since she didn’t know anybody else concerned with the game. She hopes that this may encourage others to get out of their consolation zone and break boundaries.
When she was 13, Nikita began watching BMX movies on-line and from this level, she was hooked. She began her personal BMX clothes firm referred to as FDV simply two years later when she was 15. In the event you consider in your self, actually something is feasible.
Ducarroz and her father constructed a bounce field in her again backyard and from this level she started to progress sooner than ever. Having a bounce field in your again yard is each younger excessive sports activities fan’s dream, so it’s no shock she couldn’t get sufficient of it. This can be the explanation she is likely one of the solely females on the earth who can backflip a BMX bike. However a backflip is simply one of many methods in her arsenal – Nikita is recurrently laying down excessive issue methods like tailwhips and 540s.
Following her fast development, Nikita is recurrently competing within the highest stakes competitions on the planet, such because the X-Video games, the Vans US Open and the BMX Freestyle World Cup. Actually, she is at the moment ranked second on the earth for girls’s BMX driving. We will say for sure that she might be thought-about for the debut of BMX Freestyle within the 2020 Olympics.
Not solely are we utterly thrilled by Nikita’s success to this point, nevertheless it’s secure to say she has raised the bar for the game. We’re excited for Nikita and girls’s BMX.