FMX World Tour rolls into Abbotsford

Motocross event occurs Saturday at Abbotsford Centre

The FMX World Tour event comes to Abbotsford on Saturday.

The FMX World Tour event comes to Abbotsford on Saturday.

The bikes will be humming and jaws will be dropping at the Freestyle Motorcross World Tour, which comes to Abbotsford Centre on April 8.

Pro riders will battle it out and perform tricks to wow the crowd.

Some of the top names set to compete include: Thomas Alves, X Games champion Justin Holman, Jack Row and world record holder Jeff Fehr.

Three competitions will take place at the event: dueling duos where two riders synchronize their stunts in a team effort, a BMX competition, and the FMX World Tour Competition.

The audience will see front flips, 720s, back flip variation, and back flip double tail whips from the pros. Variations of stunts will include the Kiss of Death, Dead Body, Heart Attacks, Superman Seat Grabs, Rock Solids, and of course the back flip in different variations.

The event kicks off at 7:30 p.m. on April 8, and tickets range in price from $15 to $35. Pit Party and athlete autograph session tickets are available as well (must be accompanied by an event ticket).

Those wanting to participate in the party must come early to meet and get autographs from the athletes, and take pictures of their bikes. The Pit Party will take place at 6 p.m.

For more on the event, visit abbotsfordcentre.ca.