Zweli Ashley

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Zweli Ashley SA BMX Racing Rider Profile

Personal Details

  • Full Name: Zweli  Ashley 
  • Nick Name: Zweezy 

  • Date of Birth: 08 April 1998 

  • Height (cm):  

  • Home Town: Selcourt, Springs 

  • Profession: Student

Racing Details

  • Race or Career no: 109 
  • Province: Gauteng 

  • Club: Alrode BMX Club 

  • Team:  

  • Years Riding: Selcourt, Springs 

  • Racing Class: U16 Expert

More about Zweezy

  • Sponsors: Mom and Dad 

  • Achievements: After only riding for 2 years and I am the 2nd fastest in U16 Experts in South Africa and was selected to as part of the SA BMX Team for the 2014 World Championships.

  • International Events Attended: None Yet

  • Favorite BMX Tracks: Germiston and Alrode because they are technical and I like technical tracks

  • Most memorable race: My first expert race

  • What I least like about BMX Racing: When Parents only want what is best for their kids and not the benefit of the sport, this is not just a SA problem it happens all over the world and is the thing I like least about BMX.

  • Regularly visited websites: MP3-Skull, Youtube, google, toxicwap, tubidy

  • Why I enjoy Racing BMX: I go to Springs Boys High and I enjoy bmx because it is fun and keeps me away from the bad things out there.

  • How I got started Racing BMX: I started when one day I went to Godfrey Buziba’s Dirt-compound and I saw him ride. I was inspired and asked my parents to buy me a bmx.

  • What do you do when you are not riding: I hang out with my friends.

  • Suggestions for anyone starting Racing BMX: Enjoy it and have fun.

Bike Setup

Frame: Supersross Envy Pro
Forks:  Answer Skythe
Headset Spacers: Speedline
Handle Bars: Supercross Pro LT
Grips ODI
Brake Lever: Shimano DXR
Brake Cable: Mankind Ceramic
Rear Brake: Shimano DXR
Saddle: Supercross Signature
Seatpost Clamp: Speedline
Saddle  T.H.E
Cranks:  Shimano DXR
Chainring:  Shimano
Bottom Bracket: Shimano DXR
Chain:  Shimano
Pedals:  Simano Clipless Pedals
Rimm's: Alienation
Hubs: Supercross Pro LT
Tires: Maxis DTH
Tubes: Kenda
Chain Tensioner: Speedline


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