Ever wondered how professional FMX athletes like Levi Sherwood get so and stay so good? Well, they’re not commuting to rented track once a week, for one. Most have purpose-built training facilities right at home. The best have the kind of jumps that mortals like you and I would be scared to walk up. Witness Levi’s new track in his native New Zealand. Not only is it epic, but he built it himsel...

Ever wondered how professional FMX athletes like Levi Sherwood get so and stay so good? Well, they’re not commuting to rented track once a week, for one. Most have purpose-built training facilities right at home. The best have the kind of jumps that mortals like you and I would be scared to walk up. Witness Levi’s new track in his native New Zealand. Not only is it epic, but he built it himself.

Photos: Graeme Murray

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