Nuclear Cowboyz® Storms into 2014 for 15-City Tour
Storms into 2014 for
Anniversary to Feature Nine New Tour Cities, Multi-Time X Games Medalists, Stunts
by Shaolin Kung Fu Warriors and a New Storyline
(July 17, 2013) – Feld Motor Sports®announced today the 2014 Nuclear Cowboyz®
freestyle motocross (FMX) tour schedule. The highly anticipated 15-city tour, which
marks the show’s fifth anniversary, will visit nine new markets and kicks off
for the first time ever from Lexington’s Rupp Arena on Saturday, January 4.
Tickets will be available to the general public on Friday, July 26. Tickets for
members part of Cross Club will be available starting Monday, July 22 through
Thursday, July 25. For more information and to become a Cross Club member for
The 2014 Nuclear Cowboyz FMX tour is the most explosive choreographed arena-based production in the world. The show features a storyline conveyed through more than 1000 gravity-defying freestyle tricks performed by the globe’s most dominant
freestyle athletes. The action-packed show is complete with stunning laser
effects, the largest indoor pyrotechnics show and an infectious soundtrack
comprised of heavy metal, electronic dubstep and alternative hip hop.
Adding to the action,
the show features the critically-acclaimed Shaolin Kung Fu Warriors defying their
limits of courage through heart-wrenching martial arts performances with swift
movements, extreme force and fierce concentration that test the sheer strength
and agility of their bodies. These warriors will use
their own bodies to bend metal rods, break objects in precise
strikes and be lifted in the air on the points of handheld spears.
“We are taking Nuclear Cowboyz to a whole new level in
2014 for the tour’s fifth anniversary,” said Juliette Feld, producer and executive
vice president, Feld Entertainment. “For the first time ever, the show will feature
incredible acts of athleticism and bravery from the Shaolin Kung Fu Warriors alongside
an award-winning cast of world’s most decorated freestyle athletes defying the
laws of physics. Together, they are taking what’s humanly possible to the limit.”
Following a four-year
hiatus, Nuclear Cowboyz welcomes back freestyle pioneer Jeremy “Twitch”
Stenberg, a 15-time X Games medalist currently leading the ranks in the 2013 X
Games Best Whip contest. Stenberg will be joined by Mike Mason, who has seven X
Games medals, including two golds from 2013 Moto X Speed & Style
competitions, four-time medalist Taka Higashino, who recently won X Games Moto
X Freestyle, four-time X Games medalist Ronnie Faisst, eight-time X Games Step
Up medalist Matt Buyten and Winter X Games gold medalist Colten Moore. These athletes
will be riding alongside freestyle heavyweights Derek Garland, Jimmy
Fitzpatrick, Nick Dunne, Brody Wilson, Marco Picado and more in an
action-infused freestyle performance of pure
danger and raw combat.
forward to returning to Nuclear Cowboyz in 2014 and teaming up with freestyle
motocross' top athletes for this action-packed show," said Stenberg.
"It's been a few years, and I've added several X Games gold medals since,
so I'm really amped to throw down my trick arsenal in front of packed
with support from a creative team including:
Nguyen (Director and Choreographer) – Returns as director and choreographer for
Nuclear Cowboyz 2014. A seasoned
choreographer for Feld Entertainment productions, Nguyen’s performance credits
include working with Michael Jackson and the Spice Girls Reunion tour, as well
as choreographing for TV and film such as FOX’s The X Factor and MTV’s America’s
Best Dance Crew.
Dymond (Stunt Choreographer) – Dymond, a two-time AMA Motocross National
Champion, returns to Nuclear Cowboyz
for his fifth year bringing along his extensive racing and stunt knowledge to oversee
the world’s greatest freestyle motocross riders.
Ben Joseph (Writer) –
Has written more than
200 scripts for television animations including the popular animated TV sitcom The Simpsons and animated sketch comedy
series MADtv. Joseph
was awarded a
Emmy for his work writing on Disney’s children’s animated TV series Rolie Polie Olie. The 2014 Nuclear Cowboyz tour marks Joseph’s
first year as a writer for the show.
Blevins (Lighting Designer) – Has overseen spectacular lighting scenery for a
wide range of performers and performances, such as the Backstreet Boys: Live
from O2 Arena, No Doubt Tour with lead singer Gwen Stefani, Dancing with the Stars tours and Feld
Entertainment’s Disney On Ice shows. Blevins
has worked with each Nuclear Cowboyz
tour since its inception.
Papineau (Scenic Designer) – Papineau serves as Vice
President of Scenic Elements for Feld Entertainment. Papineau is responsible
for creating props, scenic elements and special effects for Feld
Entertainment’s touring showsRingling
Bros. and Barnum & Bailey®, Disney On Ice and Nuclear
Dawna Oak (Costume Designer) –
Brings experience in managing the exotic
costumes for the thousands of performers from several of Feld Entertainment’s
productions, which include Ringling Bros.
and Barnum & Bailey, Disney On
Ice and Nuclear Cowboyz.
The Nuclear Cowboyz 2014 freestyle motocross
tour will travel to the following North American cities:
Nuclear Cowboyz 2014
January 4-5 Rupp
Arena Lexington, Ky.
January 11-12 Scottrade
Center St. Louis
January 18-19 XL
Center Hartford, Conn.
January 24-25 Van
Andel Arena Grand Rapids, Mich.
January 31-February 1 Dunkin
Donuts Center Providence,
February 8 Lucas
Oil Stadium Indianapolis
February 15-16 Pepsi Center Denver, CO.
February 21-23 Tampa
Bay Times Forum Tampa, Fla.
March 1-2 IZOD
Center East Rutherford, N.J.
March 8-9 Amway
Center Orlando, Fla.
March 15 New
Orleans Arena New Orleans
March 29-30 SAP
April 5-6 Tacoma
April 12-13 Reliant
April 26-27 The Arena at Gwinnett
Center Duluth, Ga.
Cowboyz with a VIP Fallout Zone
ticket. A very limited number of
tickets are set aside for the BIGGEST Nuclear Cowboyz fans. Each VIP
Fallout Zone ticket includes: Premium seating and admission to a private
meet-and-greet with the stars of Nuclear Cowboyz 2014 where fans will be presented with a commemorative VIP
Fallout Zone credential and poster. Only VIP Fallout Zone ticket holders will be
able to take part in the meet-and-greet. It's the ultimate VIP experience.
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entertainment. Feld Motor Sports productions include Advance Auto Parts Monster
Jam®, Monster Energy Supercross, AMSOIL Arenacross and Nuclear
Cowboyz®. Feld Motor Sports is a division of Feld
Entertainment, the world’s largest producer of live family entertainment.
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