Lake Wylie Pilot

June 13, 2014 11:02 AM

2017 BMX World Championship to bring $13 million to Rock Hill area

Mayor Doug Echols made the official announcement that the city would host the 2017 BMX World Championship at the still-under-construction Novant Healthcare BMX Supercross Track, and the forecasted economic impact to the area could be significant. Whereas various sports events brought $18 million to Rock Hill in 2013, the BMX World Championship is estimated to rake in somewhere in the region of $13 million. For a 10-day event.

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