Riders Announced for the First Freeride Fiesta in 2021

Nov 16, 2020
by Johny Salido  

Press Release: Freeride Fiesta

Freeride Fiesta is what my dream, as the first Mexican at RedBull Rampage, looks like. I've had the idea of building a Big Air course in my hometown and hosting the best freeriders in the world for a week of good times, with the purpose of helping the sport grow in both Mexico and Latin America.

Rider List:

- Johny Salido
- Bienvenido Aguado
- Reed Boggs
- DJ Brandt
- Antoine Bizet
- Carson Storch
- Luis Lacondeguy
- Andreu Lacondeguy
- Jaxson Riddle
- Nico Vink
- Ethan Nell
- Nicholi Rogatkin
- Tom Vam Steenbergen
- Matt McDuff
- Alan Mandel
- Sam Reynolds
- Reece Wallace
- Cam Zink
- Hannah Bergeman
- Steve Schneider
- Tomas Lemoine

It all started with the name, Oscar (my partner in this project) and I thought that if we were going to organize an event in Mexico it had to have Fiesta involved and obviously a lot of FIESTA! We started building the course more than 4 months ago, dedicating all our time and effort into this dream. 4 months after, we have the complete course, featuring 7 different jumps, drops, step downs and a hip. We've been testing, filming and having a rad time for the last couple of weeks and getting everything ready for February.

Chris Lemanz, our guy in charge of the racing drones and drone footage made the Drone Course Preview where you can enjoy the whole jump line.

The first step down.

Welcome to Freeride Fiesta 2021

Social Media:

IG: @Freeridefiesta
YouTube: Freeride Fiesta

Thanks to all the sponsors believing in the event and making it happen.


  • 30 7
 1st obstacle: jump over the wall
  • 19 2
 Fired up for this Johny! Can't wait to #huckthewall and get down there for this!
  • 1 0
 Awesome of you guys to support his vision. Well played.
  • 4 2
 @TransitionBikeCompany When are you bringing out a alu freeride bike ? #maketransitionbikesgreatagain
  • 24 10
 when did dirt jumping events become free ride?
  • 4 1
 Great question!
  • 6 3
 idk if that's dj... but yeah that isn't the freeride you or me are used to
  • 12 2
 ...when you ad a Tequila end CBD sponsor.
  • 16 0
 I'd say since when you can place your house between a jump and landing...
  • 1 2
 ... it rhymes with Fiesta.
  • 5 2
 @themouse77 you’re right let me go get my hardtail with 80 front travel n go kill myself in this jumps
  • 2 0
 When they canceled Rampage.
  • 3 0
 Freeride is a lifestyle maaaan! hahaha
  • 1 0
 At least where I'm from near the border the hills aren't very steep and tend to be a singular slope all the way down. There aren't a lot of natural dropoffs or anything of the sort, so we have to make do.
  • 5 0
 This seems more like a Fest setup than Rampage.
  • 1 0
 Looks like it is gonna be great. But when I read something about rampage I was expecting something entirely different. But ok, Bring it on. I m sure the highlights for this event will be rad!
  • 7 3
 someone start a petition for Sam Pilgrim to attend!
  • 1 0
 fuck yeah brother! i second that one!
  • 3 0
 With that line-up this thing is about to be legendary.
  • 1 0
 Woah. I hope most of these riders make it down there and show what they got on this course.
  • 3 1
 Really, no invite for Makken.... Shame on you.
  • 2 0
 Hell yes!
  • 1 0
 Rip Tom can’t go because he just crashed
  • 1 0
 Steve-f*ckING-Schneider?! Fleischdaggn going international!
  • 1 0
 Adolf Silva ???????????????????
  • 1 0
 Oh hell yeah!!
  • 1 0
 this is gonna be good
  • 2 2
 Don‘t forget to bring your pistolas, muchachos!
  • 1 0
  • 1 0
 don't drink the water

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