GT Bicycles Announces Auction to Help BMX Legend Simon Tabron After Stroke & Heart Attack


In early September a good friend of everybody right here at GT was struck down with a life-changing well being emergency – our good good friend Simon Tabron suffered a particularly uncommon double-trauma, first a significant coronary heart assault after which nearly instantly afterwards, a significant stroke – it’s little doubt that it will have an effect on Si and his younger household’s lives endlessly, and so they want our assist.

At occasions like these, our group comes collectively and does simply that. Simon is among the good guys: a a number of world champion and X-games medallist, a showman exuding in persona, expertise, and a method that simply makes bike driving appear like a very good time. Si additionally spent a few years on the GT UK freestyle workforce driving in GT Air Exhibits through the early nineties, demoing BMX to a brand new crowd, earlier than emigrating to the USA and residing his BMX dream.

To assist increase some much-needed funds for Si and his spouse and younger children, we’ve put up for public sale an unique GT Bicycles package deal: the final remaining limited-edition Gary Turner constructed BMX body kits. The package features a made-in-the-USA 4130 Chromoly body, forks, bars, together with a signed certificates of authenticity, GT cap, key-ring, and extra – in a GT presentation field. The restricted run of handmade framesets bought out in hours – and now we have two obtainable up for public sale.
Assist a brother out, lump some critical cash on this public sale, and bid huge – you may win a once-in-a-lifetime GT Bicycles body package, AND assist out a good friend in want. Let’s do that.

You too can make a donation if you would like to assist however do not need to bid on the framesets.

Donate or bid here.