The Factory – Minnesota’s 24 Hour Indoor Bike & Skatepark

 

Background

  • Opened in Feb 2011
  • First 24 Hour BMX Ramp Facility in Minneapolis
  • Intended for riders who enjoy big bike specific ramps and box jumps
  • Professional indoor 24-hour family friendly facility for all members to ride on their own schedule
  • Safety ramps with jumps into foam and soft padded landings for learning the biggest and even the smallest tricks imaginable
  • All kids are welcome and encouraged to learn with the Pros

Accomplishments

  • Doubled square footage in 2012
  • Started stunt show team in 2011
  • Double booked shows in 2013
  • Triple booked shows in 2014
  • Only professional action sports show to feature KIDS
  • Athletes as young as 7 years old
  • 9 year old backflips, and 46 year old backflips
  • Father & son riders
  • 15 year old rider on HARO flow team
  • Various first time tricks innovated in our facility
  • Two 1st Place Pro Contest wins in 2012
  • Various BMX contest placings within the midwest
  • Local news station story about our facility
  • Doubled facility size in 2012
  • Giving away a brand new bike to one lucky kid at each show
  • Currently training an NFL Vikings Player how to ride
  • Making “dream tricks” come true for hundreds of local riders
  • Achieving an Applebees framed photo of our show next to NFL, MLB, & NHL teams
  • Newspaper articles

INTRODUCING THE FACTORY 3.0

World’s First: Kyle Heaser’s Backflip Peacock Air at The Factory

World’s First: Backflip Billy’s Backflip Quadruple Barspin at The Factory

Costa Rica’s Kenneth Tencio Rides The Factory

Open House Presented by Chipotle

WCCO News Story

 

Special Appearances

  • Kenneth Tencio
  • Backflip Billy
  • AJ Anaya
  • Victor Salazar
  • Alex Landeros
  • Jason Lopez
  • Micah Kranz
  • Eito Yasutoko
  • Trevor Meyer
  • Tom Haugen
  • Austin Coleman
  • Trevor Fitz
  • Kaden Stone