Nirve Sports, LTD. signs Pro BMX Trail rider Stephen Murray
Fountain Valley, CA - Nirve Sports, Ltd announced today the addition of pro BMX trail rider Stephen Murray to its elite team of competitors. The Nirve team
is the first ever to feature both professionals and amateurs in a wide
variety of disciplines such as BMX racing, freestyle biking, skateboarding,
surfing, snowboarding, and wakeboarding.
Murray, who hails out of the UK, is regarded as one of the most formidable
up coming talents in BMX trail riding. His list of accomplishments in
1999 includes three TNT King of Dirt wins, a Sprite Urban Games win,
a victory at the UCI World Championships victory, and a silver medal
in the European King of Dirt Finals.
"We're scouring the globe to find the best and brightest for our broadband
team of athletes," said Nirve team manager Gary Ellis. "Nirve is setting
out to put together a team like no other and Stephen is a perfect addition.
Having honed his skills in Europe, he is now ready for his assault on
"Nirve makes a brilliant bike," remarked Murray. "The real difference
is in the features and extras that no other bikes have. I'm very excited
about being a part of this team because not only is the Nirve team going
to make a substantial impact in the BMX world with these bikes but I
also get to work with Gary Ellis, one of the most important and influential
BMX riders in history." An accomplished racer, Murray will also continue
to race single A pro BMX to bolster Nirve's presence on the BMX scene.