This is the first time that BMX racing will be in the Olympic games, pretty freaky. Have a look through the list and you will see a few mountainbike 4X stars; Jared Graves, Michal Prokop and Roger Rinderknecht. This will be a great event, 32 of the fastest BMX racers in the world racing on the mother of all tracks. The dates for racing are August 20-21, who is your money on. Thanks to the crew at Rasoulution for sending this list through to us.

Christian Becerine (ARG), Ramiro Marino (ARG), Jared Graves (AUS), Luke Madill (AUS), Kamakazi (AUS), Scott Erwood (CAN), Andres Jimenez (COL), Sergio Salazar (COL), Augusto Castro (COL), Michal Prokop (CZ), Henrik Baltzersen (DK), Emilio Falla (ECU), Thomas Allier (FRA), Damien Godet (FRA), Vilmos Radasics (HUN), Manuel DeVecchi (ITA), Maris Strombergs (LAT), Arturs Matisons (LAT), Ivo Lakucs (LAT), Robert DeWilde (NED), Raymon van den Biezen (NED), Rob van den Wildenberg (NED), Sebastian Kartfjord (NOR), Marc Willers (NZ), Sifiso Nhlapo (RSA), Roger Rinderknecht (SUI), Donny Robinson (USA), Mike Day (USA), Kyle Bennett (USA), Liam Phillips (UK), Jonathan Suarez (VEN) and one Japanese rider as yet to be named.

Saladini leads. World Cup 4X, Maribor, Slovenia

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