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USA BMX pays tribute to Kyle Bennett

USA BMX calls Kyle Bennett's bike up to the gate one final time

Updated: November 30, 2012, 3:57 PM ET
By Brian Tunney

In mid-October, 2008 U.S. Olympic BMX team member Kyle Bennett was killed in a single vehicle auto accident not far from his home in Conroe, Texas. Bennett was a three-time UCI World champion, three-time NBL champion, 2009 ABA champion and part of the BMX Hall of Fame. The news of Bennett's death shocked the BMX race community at large.

Candlelit vigils at Bennett's home track were held, Bennett's former sponsor Free Agent paid tribute to the rider, and USA BMX began the ...

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