The National Bicycle League's (NBL) will again host a BMX Regional August 10-12, 2007 at Columbia's BMX track located at 4651 Percival Road in Columbia, South Carolina. This event is expected to attract top riders from 15 states to make the trip to Columbia. Many of the riders participating in this event are the top amateurs in the country who are vying for position to make a run at the 2012 Olympics.

The race weekend will begin Friday, August 10th with practice (2:00 pm) and a pre-race Friday night. Racing will begin at 11:00 am on Saturday, August 11th and 8:00 am on Sunday, August 12th. This particular event is the last chance for riders around the country to gain valuable National Points before the National Championship race is held in Louisville, KY on Labor Day Weekend.

For more information on BMX and the NBL, visit http://www.nbl.org/ or http://www.bmx.com/. BMX racing will make its debut in the Olympics in 2008. Media may also contact James Bagwell of Columbia BMX at (803) 397-4467.