A member of Robert Castillo’s BMX Freestyle Team in action. (Photo facebook.com/BmxFreestyleTeam)

BMX freestyle team demos at Guildford Town Centre this weekend

Robert Castillo’s squad in Surrey for ‘Extreme Sports Fest’

A pro BMX team will roll into Guildford Town Centre for a three-day “Extreme Sports Fest” demo this weekend.

Robert Castillo’s BMX Freestyle Team, billed as “the ultimate BMX stunt show experience,” will be showcased at the mall’s centre court from Friday to Sunday (Sept. 7-9), with “ramps, bikes, big tricks and massive air” promised.

The California-based team will perform freestyle big air shows and trial star tricks. “Also on site will be graffiti artist, Troy Steen, Virgin Radio’s DJ Rain spinning live, and artist Priscilla Yu to paint you a pair of customized kicks,” says an event post at guildfordtowncentre.com.

The action will happen Friday from 1 to 6:20 p.m., Saturday from noon to 5:20 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 5:20 p.m.

Just Posted

Surrey council approves free two-hour parking at city hall, around hospital

Although council gave its blessing to offer the free parking Monday (Nov. 19), it was already made free last week

Surrey School District says it needs 7 new schools in next decade

Surrey council endorsed the district’s 2019-20 capital plan on Monday, Nov. 19

Surrey Fire Service to provide non-emergency dispatch services for Port Moody

It’s said the move will bring in more than $9,000 a year for the City of Surrey

Second person dies following head-on collision in Surrey

Paige Nagata of Abbotsford was in crash on Nov. 4 that also killed Sarah Dhillon

Man still in hospital after struck by car in Surrey last week

The man was airlifted to hospital with “potential life-threatening” injuries after the incident

White Rock pier light show

Dancing lights highlighted off the water front

Laine scores 3 as Jets double Canucks 6-3

Injury-riddled Vancouver side drops sixth in a row

Deportation averted for Putin critic who feared return to Russia

Elena Musikhina, a vocal critic of the Kremlin, has been granted a two-year visitor’s permit in Canada

B.C. to allow Uber-style ride hailing services to operate in late 2019

Fee will be applied to fund options for disabled people

Auditor general takes aim at Liberals’ fighter-jet plan

Suditor general Michael Ferguson is about to release a new report on Canada’s attempts to buy new fighter jets

B.C. couple converts ambulance into a traveling home

The Revelstoke couple plan on touring B.C. ski hills then driving to Mexico

Cyclist defecates, throws own poop at car following B.C. crash

Man defecates in the street before throwing it at a driver locked in her vehicle

11 years sought for Burnaby man who killed girlfriend with hammer, burned her body

Manslaughter sentencing hearing started Monday in Chilliwack for Ryan Armstrong

Jamie Koe, other curlers kicked out of bonspiel for being too drunk

‘You don’t kick around other players’ bags, it’s disrespectful and we expect better of our players’

Most Read