BMX star Liam Phillips makes history with second World Cup
BMX cyclist Liam Phillips has become the first man to claim back-to-back
titles after winning the BMX Supercross World Cup in the United
26-year-old came sixth in the final of the last in the series
over the weekend but, having won three of the five rounds in the
series, he clinched victory.
been an unforgettable season and I can't thank those that support
me enough," said Liam.
won in Manchester, Sweden and Argentina and finished ahead of
Dutchman Niek Kimmann, who picked up 735 points overall compared
to Liam's 865 points overall.
- a former pupil of Berrow School and Highbridge's King Alfred
School - has been an active member of Burnham BMX Club since the
age of four. He represented Great Britain at the 2008 Beijing
Olympics and 2012 London Olympics.