Our Athlete Nina Interview

Lots of inspiration to be found in this Our Athletes interview with Nina!

“The unbelievable Nina Buitrago joins the show to tell us about her life as one of the first known female BMX freestyle riders. Nina has done everything necessary to bring women to the forefront of the sport and now she has the change to go to the Olympics and show her sport to the world!”

Nina Cover

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Congrats to Nina on her Texas Monthly cover! Photo: Hannah Vickers

“Wow thanks Texas Monthly I was not expecting to be on the COVER?!! Happy to be representing Women, Austin, and BMX! From a morning sesh at Housepark.”

Ruben Rubber

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Ruben talks to Dig BMX about his latest Fly tires and grips.

“It is always a very exciting process of designing, sharing opinions, see a prototype, testing etc. It is super fun and normally, if all is good, people love it and the positive comments are always grateful.”

Nina Nora

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The first ever Women’s Rider Nora Cup has been awarded to Nina! CONGRATULATIONS!!! BMX is in a far, far better place thanks to her, and it’s so awesome to see her hard work being recognized in this way. She is truly an inspiration to us all.

“I am incredibly honored and humbled to have been chosen to receive this. THANK YOU everyone who voted, Our BMX for adding a women’s category!!!!! This is SUPER exciting!! Thanks to everyone who I’ve met along the way from when I first started riding until now, what a journey this has been, I’m beyond excited for the future of women and BMX. This is incredible! Feelin’ the love across the miles, y’all are crazy!”

Barcode Auction for Nina

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2005 Terrible One Barcode Auction for Nina
You can bid on this complete Barcode by posting your bid in the comments on the t1stagram Instagram account. All of the proceeds will go to helping Nina Buitrago with her recent broken elbow medical bills. Thanks!

Frame: 2005 21” Barcode (Maas Specialties made)
Fork: Terrible One (Maas Specialties made)
Bars: Terrible One Paul Buchanan 00B / 8.25” rise
Stem: Coalition Povah
Headset: Solid
Grips: Terrible One
Brake Lever: Primo
Brake Cable: Odyssey Slic
Brake: Primo
Sprocket: Terrible One 36t Gower Power
Cranks: Primo 180mm
Pedals: Primo Magnesium (I think!)
Chain: KMC 510 HX
Seat: Coalition
Seat Post: Coalition
Seat Clamp: Primo
Rear Wheel: Fly Hub with 14t Freewheel, Alex Supra B Pro 36 Hole Rim
Front Wheel: No idea what the hub is! Alex Supra B Pro 36 Hole Rim
Front Tire: Primo Dirt Monster 2.2”
Rear Tire: Animal Tom White Wall 2.2”