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John Piant BMX HOF

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2016 represents the 20th year of John being nominated. I ask for your support in reminding the HOF voters of the profound impact and accomplishments John amassed during his racing career. Thanks in advance for your support and signature.

Starting at the infancy of STL BMX in 1975.

Won the very first race that checked for age verification 1976. (held as a promotion at a shopping mall) Went on to multiple State Championship titles in both sanctions (NBL – ABA). Won National events in NBA, NBL, and ABA throughout amateur and Pro career.

Promotion of the sport through a local paper (BMX Express). Promotion of the sport through store openings with the Huffy bicycle division. Participated in riding schools in US, and Internationally. With the strong showing towards the end of the amateur career, was allowed by both sanctions to proceed straight to the pinnacle class of Pro (NBL – A Pro. ABA – AA Pro)

Was the winner of multiple National events in every year of competition as a top Pro.

Retired in 1985

1978 National number 3 – 14 Expert NBL

1979 National number 5 – 15 Expert NBL

1980 National number 1 – 16 & over Expert NBL

1981 National number 1 – 16 & over Expert NBL

1981 Winner of the Anglo-American Cup overall held in Redditch England

1981 Winner of the ABA Gold Cup – AA Pro

1982 Winner of a round the ESPN Series – Pro

1983 National events Winner

1984 National events Winner

1985 National events Winner

Factory DG 1978-1981

Factory Huffy 1982-1984

Including but not limited to:

BMXA race pics - October 1979

Total BMX cover - October 1980

BMX Plus cover - December 1980

BMX Plus cover - April 1981

BMX Plus interview - April 1981

BMXA cover - September 1981

Super BMX race pics - November (?) 1981

BMX Plus "Inside scoop" - January 1982

BMXA "Hotshots" - April 1983

BMXA race pics - July 1983

BMXA "Hotshots" - Date unavailable

BMXA race pics - November 1983

BMX Plus race pics - November 1983

BMX Plus cover - October 1984

BMX Bikes and Freestyle trading card - Date unavailable

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