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About US

Our Story
  • Humble Beginnings
    2003
    Humble beginnings
  • FreestyleXtreme.com Born
    2004
    FreestyleXtreme.com is Born
  • S**t Gets Real
    2006
    S**t Gets Real
  • Time to Upgrade
    2010
    Time to Upgrade (again)
  • Recognition
    2012
    Recognition!
  • Bragging Rights
    2013
    Bragging Rights
  • Insane
    2014
    We Must Be Insane...
  • Finally
    2016
    Ben Finally Convinced Us...
  • Beyond
    2017 and Beyond
    Where To Go From Here?
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Although some of our riders are world-famous champions, we don't seek out podium athletes. We sponsor the people we like personally and those we feel deserve our support.

Michael Laverty

Michael Laverty

Superbike Rider

We first started supporting Michael in 2010, when he left the USA in order to race in the British Superbikes series.

Eugene introduced us to him and we’ve got along ever since. It’s been a pleasure to watch his career develop.

Achievements:
  •    British Supersport Champion
  •    Riding for PBM in the Moto GP series
Eugene Laverty

Eugene Laverty

MotoGP Rider

Jeff got chatting to Eugene and his lovely girlfriend Pippa in the paddock when we first started taking our mobile store to events.

At the time he was challenging for the British Supersport title, alongside Cal Crutchlow and Tom Sykes.

Achievements:
  •    2009 and 2010 World Supersport Runner-Up
  •    Finished 4th at the Argentina MotoGP
Chaz Davies

Chaz Davies

World Superbike Rider

We first bumped into Chaz when we were knocking about the Swan Yamaha hospitality at a round of the British Superbikes.

We’d watched Chaz’s early career in MotoGP and AMA and we were pumped to find he was running in the WSBK with Ducati.

Achievements:
  •    World Supersport Champion
  •    BBC Wales Sports Personality of the Year
James Dunn

James Dunn

Pro MX Racer

We got to know James when he was riding for Lanes Kawasaki (whose kit we supplied). He stood out with his super-smooth style and shared love of 2-strokes.

Amongst his greatest achievements off the bike, he’s managed 2nd fastest on our office DiRT 3 lap challenge board.

Achievements:
  •    4th in the European 125 Championship
  •    Raced GPs all over the world
Jamie Squibb

Jamie Squibb

FMX Rider

Jamie is one the best FMX riders in the UK and his backwoods track is an FMXer’s dream.

He's got deals with two of the best guys in the industry: Ed at DC and Adam at Thor - both good friends of FsX. We’ve known Jamie for years so hooked up a deal!

Achievements:
  •    3 x British FMX Champion
  •    Invited to ride on the Nitro Circus tour
Steve Sommerfeld

Steve Sommerfeld

FMX Rider

Steve is one of the most successful Aussie FMX riders out there and he has spent years riding all over the world in some of the craziest places.

He recently relocated to Europe, where we met and got on really well, so we've welcomed him onto the team.

Achievements:
  •    1st Place New Zealand Farm Jam FMX Comp
  •    Podiums at the Australian FMX Championships
44 Racing

44 Racing

Downhill Team

We supply the guys with all their kit and it’s been amazing to see the growth of the team over the last couple of years.

They’ve now expanded into a full 4X and Downhill team competing at world championship level.

Achievements:
  •    NPS 4X Champions
  •    Official Diamondback/Rockstar Factory MTB team
Rob Smith

Rob Smith

MTB Rider

Rob is a super stylish downhill racer, who's just about to break the elite class and mix it with the big names.

We met through the guys at O'Neal and have been supplying him with kit ever since.

Achievements:
  •    Midlands Elite Downhill Series Champion
  •    Represented Team GB in the Euros
Ben Grist

Ben Grist

BMX Rider

Ben got in touch with us, when he was trying to track down some Ethika boxers (we continue to be one of the few places in Europe, you can get your hands on a pair).

He's been repping ever since.

Achievements:
  •    One of Ride UK's top ten BMXers to watch out for.
GL12 Racing

GL12 Racing

MX 300 Team

Jeff met the GL12 crew, whilst trading at MX events. He loved their no-nonsense, balls-out approach, their David vs Goliath story, and how old school team owner Bob Buchacan is.

Achievements:
  •    1st and 2nd Place Matterley Basin MX300 Race
  •    3rd Place MX 300 Championship
Chris Birch

Chris Birch

FMX Rider

Chris is a long-term friend of the company having been down since the start of FSX. We watched Chris become one of the top FMX guys in Europe,

competing with the best riders in the world. Chris moved out to China a couple of years back and is now riding everyday and generally just living the dream.

Achievements:
  •    Participated in the Red Bull X-Fighters Championship
  •    Multiple British FMX Champion
Jordan Booker

Jordan Booker

MX Racer

We were introduced to Jordan by Adam at Thor. It turns out he lives around the corner from Ben and can often be found in our warehouse,

checking out the latest gear. He loves big steezy whips and generally rips on a dirtbike.

Achievements:
  •    7th place in British MX2 Championship
  •    Raced GPs all over the world

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