Tag: bmx

  • Five Super Quick Mindfulness Tips for You

    Five Super Quick Mindfulness Tips for You

    I have a few more mindfulness tips for you when you are at a skatepark or wherever you want to ride that day. You can use these tips in your everyday life to help you combat any anxious or nervous moments.

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  • Mindful Bike Maintenance

    Mindful Bike Maintenance

    As a BMX rider, I sometimes need to remember to take care of my bike. To be fair, the whole sport is based on us trying hard to destroy our bikes. Our bikes then need a little TLC, and we can do so mindfully.

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  • The Loading Bay, Glasgow Mindful BMX Session

    The Loading Bay, Glasgow Mindful BMX Session

    BMX Aware will return to The Loading Bay in Glasgow on Sunday, 28th May, at 10 am. The sessions costs £5 for 2 hours, and you get free bike and helmet hire included in the price. Practising mindful BMX at the skatepark can greatly enhance your overall experience and improve your riding skills. Mindfulness involves…

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  • 3 Inspiring Mindfulness Secrets For Your Life

    3 Inspiring Mindfulness Secrets For Your Life

    So, if you are here, I am guessing that you are contemplating trying mindfulness, or maybe you have already tried and are wondering if you are making mistakes. The good news is that we all make mistakes, which takes us to number one on the list.

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  • Inspiring Healthy Mindfulness Classes Starting in Glasgow

    Inspiring Healthy Mindfulness Classes Starting in Glasgow

    Do you want to try mindfulness? Do you want to try a class in Glasgow or the surrounding areas? Well, I have just the thing for you. Mindfulness classes based around BMX.

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  • Overcoming Anxiety

    Overcoming Anxiety

    I’ve probably talked about this before, but skateparks can be a great place to raise your anxiety levels. Many moons ago, I managed to bash my head, and it has given me a lot of issues in the intervening years. Migraines, nausea, mental health, I’ve been there and bought the t-shirt, so I took a…

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  • Pain Relief: A Meditation for BMXers

    Pain Relief: A Meditation for BMXers

    As BMX riders, we are liable to have a slam occasionally. The slam may sometimes come with a small dose of pain. Rather than just grabbing some painkillers, what if we tried to use the power of our mind through meditation to ease our pain and reframe how we are feeling?

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  • A BMXers Present Moment Meditation

    A BMXers Present Moment Meditation

    As BMX riders being in the present moment has multiple benefits for us, and is one of the key reasons we practice mindfulness. Being in the moment helps us to be healthier and happier, both of which help contribute to a better session, which is further supported by feeling more energised if we practice staying…

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  • A Calming Exhale Guided Meditation

    A Calming Exhale Guided Meditation

    Controlled breathing has been shown to have remarkable effects on your nervous system and can help you release stress. As BMX riders, we can often put ourselves into stressful situations and being able to control that stress and anxiety is a great idea, so here is a guided calming exhale meditation.

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  • Clothes


    Today, I will take a flyer on this blog and talk about clothing and mental health. I ride BMX, and to support the culture; I’ll wear clothing by brands I identify with. Sometimes, I feel that this raises expectations of my abilities. I know this is in my head, and in reality, nobody cares. It…

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