Local children claim national BMX honors

Local children claim national BMX honors
Local News

By Pam Boyd

EAGLE — It’s now covered in a blanket of snow, but the Eagle County BMX track in Eagle saw its share of excitement during 2015, and the site even produced a Grand National champion.Benno Scheidegger, 10, of West Vail regularly treks down to Eagle with his dad, also named Benno, and sister Kira, 7, to train at the site. All that work paid off over the Thanksgiving holiday when he took first place in the 24-inch cruiser division at the Grand Nationals in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Kira also fared well at the event, coming in sixth in her division.“If you ask …

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