Team USA

BMX Freestyle

A high-octane blend of extreme action sport and creativity: big air, perfectly timed tricks, and seamless transitions. Check out Team USA riders competing in BMX Freestyle, and the programs that help Team USA dominate international events.

Support Programs

Hard work does pay off. USA Cycling is proud to support high-performing athletes with financial, technological, and logistical programs that allow them to focus their efforts even further.

Athletes qualify for different levels of support -- Gold, Silver, Bronze, and National Development Team -- based on results. 

Program Qualification Guidelines and Benefits [PDF]

Development Pathways


Key Events


Our staff

BMX Freestyle Elite Athletics


Performance Director, BMX & Sprint Track

Jamie Staff, an Olympic Gold Medalist for Great Britain in 2008, leads USA Cycling’s BMX and Sprint Track programs. Jamie raced for 20 years in BMX and 7 years on the track before turning to coaching. At the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, under Jamie’s direction, USA Cycling’s BMX program won its first Gold medal, a Silver medal, and recorded two 4th place finishes. Jamie is based at the Chula Vista Elite Athlete Training Center in Chula Vista, California.  



Assistant Coach, BMX

Tyler is a former elite BMX rider turned elite coach.  Tyler oversees the training sessions at the Elite Athlete Training Center in Chula Vista, California and supports USA Cycling BMX athletes at international competitions across the globe.  Tyler also gives back to the sport in many ways including youth clinics and race directing.  He lives in Chula Vista, California.