With decades of riding under his belt, Brian Foster has done it all. From racing and winning titles in the 80’s and 90’s to multiple X Games medals, his mark in BMX has made an impact that will be talked about for generations. He is still one of the most influential riders in BMX to this day. So much so that he is still getting invites to top BMX contests around the world and has been nominated Rider of the year too many times to count.
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ
FOX, FIT BIKE CO., MERRITT BMX
Fox Team Rider Since:
All… Mainly trails and concrete
Signature BF Frame
360 One Handed Table
Favorite Fox Product:
Blade Pants and Instinct Boots
X Games 1996 – BMX Dirt - Bronze Medal
MTV Sports 1997 – BMX Dirt – 1st Place
Dirt Circuit Dirt Contest 1997 – 1st Place
X Games 1998 – BMX Dirt – Gold Medal
X Games 1999 – BMX Dirt – 2nd Place
X Games 2001 – Downhill – 2nd Place
X Games 2002 – BMX Dirt – 6th Place
Legends Cover 2012 – DIG BMX Mag
Signature Bike Frame
The BF-IT Documentary 2012
BMX judge at X Games, Dew Tour, and multiple contests globally
2015 Re-Print Brian Foster – DIG BMX Mag – Legends Issue
What was your first bike?
What/Where is your favorite place to ride?
The trails in Eastern PA (Posh and Catty Woods)
What are the top 3 Songs on your playlist (Band, Genre):
Led Zeppelin, Neil Young, Stevie Wonder
Who did you look up to most when you first started riding?
What would your career be if you didn’t ride BMX?
Physical Therapist? Working on it!
Do you have a saying or motto you live your life by?
Have fun!!!! Don’t be afraid of change!
Any advice for the next generation of BMX riders?
Don’t force it… Just let it happen