Challenge Tour is on its way

A unique tour – the Challenge Tour – this spring in Zagreb, Varaždin and Rijeka will bring a bit of Pannonian Challenge atmosphere, to warm up whole of Croatia for the jubilee edition of the best extreme sports festival. Within it, domestic BMX, inline and skate riders will have the chance to win valuable prizes, accommodation and entrance fee for the 20th Pannonian Challenge. The tour starts on April 13th in Zagreb, and then goes to Varaždin on April 27th, where Croatian Championship will be held in BMX freestyle and all ends in the heart of Kvarner on May 11th – almost a month before the start of the long-awaited festival in Osijek.In addition, the biggest sports and music event in Croatia and Southeast Europe has been included in the UCI (Union Cycliste Internationale) calendar, which means that the BMX riders will collect points for the Olympic Games in Tokyo.

Everything you need to know about applications and registration for the Croatian Bicycle Association license

BMX drivers wishing to participate in the BMX Freestyle Championship (Varaždin Challenge Tour – April 27th) and the Pannonian Challenge – BMX Freestyle Elite / Pro category must be members of the bicycle club and have a valid license of the Croatian Bike Association (HBS) with which they automatically receive and UCI ID number.BMX riders who are not members of the bicycle alliance and do not have a valid HBS license, and therefore the UCI ID number can only take part in the Challenge Tour in Zagreb and Rijeka and on the Pannonian Challenge in the BMX Freestyle Amateur category.By participating they do not collect points for the Croatian championship and the UCI C1 category.

Application and Licensing Procedure at Croatian Bicycle Association HBS

  • Membership in the cycling club
  • Medical examination
  • Insurance policy
  • Request for issuance of HBS licenses by the cycling club

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