Godfrey Buziba

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Godfrey Buziba SA BMX Racing Rider Profile

Personal Details


  • Full Name: Godfrey Buziba
  • Nick Name: G

  • Date of Birth: 01 September 1989

  • Height (cm): 188

  • Home Town: Springs

  • Profession: Professional BMX Racing Athlete

Racing Details


  • Race or Career no: 772 
  • Province: Gauteng 

  • Club: Germiston BMX Club

  • Team:

  • Years Riding:  7

  • Racing Class: Men Elite

More about "G" (Godfrey)


GENERAL INTERESTS

  • Favorite Drink: Monster Energy
  • Favorite Song / Artists: House
  • Favourite Magazine: Locally Whipped
  • Inspiration: Ryan Villapoto

Sponsors: 

Achievements: 

  • 2009 uci bmx sx pmb
  • 2010 uci bmx world champs pmb
  • 2011 uci bmx sx pmb
  • 2012 uci bmx world champs Birmingham
  • 2013 uci bmx sx manchester
  • 2014 SAs -2nd
  • 2013 SAs -2nd
  • 2013 SAs -3rd
  • 2013 SAs-3rd
  • 2012 SAs-1st
  • 2012 SAs-3rd
  • 2011 SAs-2nd

Favorite BMX Tracks:  Queensburgh - Flat out 1st straight Pro Line and Challenge line on 2nd straight a multiple option 3rd straight

Most memorable race: 2012 grand nationals Finals. Myself and a rider fell on the first straight, another rider fell on the second straight while I was riding the last straight another guy fell which made me finish 4th - I won that national overall

What I least like about BMX Racing: Crashing

Regularly visited websites: bmx-videosbmxmania

Why I enjoy Racing BMX: I am down to earth I enjoy watching people have fun on their BMX Racing bikes. I love the speed going through the air and tearing through the 1st straaight.

How I got started Racing BMX: went to mess around at my local track not too far from me and got invited to race a funday and carried on since then.

What do you do when you are not riding: I am either be in the gym ,and recently I have been making video edits

Suggestions for anyone starting Racing BMX: Have fun first of all, make new friends don’t be a hermit ,ask for advise,work hard at what you do. If you have fun and enjoy what you do, this is when you know you are moving in the right direction.

Gallery

View this photo set on Flickr


Bike Setup


 Frame: PK Ripper XXL
 Forks:  Sinz Pro Carbon
 Headset:  Cane Creek
 Stem: Profile
 Headset Spacers: Standard
 Handle Bars: SE 8.25"
 Grips SE
 Brake Lever: Tektro
 Brake Cable: Tektro
 Rear Brake: Tektro
 Saddle: SE
 Seatpost Clamp: Standard
 Cranks:  Standard
 Chainring: Standard
 Bottom Bracket: Standard
 Chain: KMC
 Pedals: Shimano DXR
 Rimm's: Envy
 Hubs: Rhythm
 Tires: Tioga
 Tubes: Kenda
 Chain Tentioner: SE

 

Godfrey Training for 2014 Worlds


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