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Yohei Uchino aka “Ucchie”

  • Birthplace Hyogo, Japan
  • Born1982.09.12, 35y/o
  • Blood Type O
  • Height/Weight 176.0cm / 62.0kg
  • Riding experience 18 years.

BMX WORLD CHAMPION 2016

Yohei Uchino aka Ucchie is one of the most famous Japanese BMX Flatland riders in the world.
After he won his first world title in 2008, he has won 5 more world title.
He has always created trend tricks. One of his trick, "Ucchie Spin"has caught a booming break. It is being used by many other riders.
He won "Nora Cup" and was praised as the Most Valuable Player award in BMX world of Academy Award 2012 that was organized by Tran World Corporation of America.
Along with his superb carrier as world's top rider, in 2013, he himself organized and hosted BMX World Championship "FLAT ARK" in his hometown KOBE. Over 5000 audience showed up at this big event and it was a great success. In the same year, his sponsor PUMA released Yohei Uchino signature model shoes. He is a Japanese street icon who continues to create and spread innovative topics.

Competition
VOO DOO JAM /2008.5 @USA Champion * Worldclass Title
BMX FLATLAND WORLD CIRCUIT "VooDoo JAM"/ 2009.8 @USA 2#
BIKEDAYS/ 2010.5 @Switzerland 2#
FLATLAND WORLD CIRCUIT "JOMO PRO" /2012.4 @USA Champion
BMX FLATLAND WORLD CIRCUIT 2012 / SERIES RANKING 1#
"Dew TOUR 2013" BUILT by MTN Dew / 2013.6 @USA 2#
BMX FLATLAND WORLD CIRCUIT "FLAT ARK" / 2013.10 @JAPAN
BMX FLATLAND WORLD CIRCUIT 2012 / SERIES RANKING 1# *his first annual World Ranking
BMX FLATLAND WORLD CIRCUIT "FISE 2014" /2014.5 @France 4#
BMX FLATLAND WORLD CIRCUIT "EXTREME BARCELONA" /2014.6 @Spain Proclass 2nd
BMX FLATLAND WORLD CIRCUIT "VooDoo JAM" / 2014.8 @USA Pro Class 1st *5th time Worldclass Title
BMX FLATLAND WORLD CIRCUIT "OVER GROUND" / 2014.10 @Brazil Champion *6th time Worldclass Title
BMX FLATLAND WORLD CIRCUIT "FLAT ARK" /2014.10 @Japan Champion *7th time Worldclass Title
BMX FLATLAND WORLD CIRCUIT 2014 / SERIES RANKING 1# *First rider ever to hold World's top ranking position for 3 consecutive years.
Media
TV
NTV "メレンゲの気持ち" as special guest【TV】 (2005.4)
FUJI TV "水10 オリキュン" as special guest【TV】(2007.8)

FUJI TV "笑っていいとも" as special guest【TV】(2008.6)

BS NHK "ザ少年倶楽部プレミアム" performed with Johnny’s Jr Musical Academy【TV】(2008.9)
NTV "ズームイン!!サタデー!" as special guest【TV】 (2008.11)

TBS "ブロードキャスター" as special guest【TV】/ NHK "こんにちは一都六県"【TV】 (2008.11)
NTV "ぶらり途中下車の旅"(2009.2) /"ぶらり途中下車の旅" as special guest【TV】(2009.6)
TV TOKYO "世界を変える100人の日本人" as top 100 JAPAN ALL STARS【TV】(2009.7)
TBS "メヂカラ" (2009.8) / Disney XD "スポーツ ドリームズ" as special guest【TV】(2009.11)
ASAHI TV "挑戦者 No.1への階段" as special guest 【TV】(2009.11)
FUJI TV "スパイスTV どーもキニナル" (2010.1) / "すぽると" as special guest【TV】 (2010.3)
SUN TV "ひるカフェ" / NHK "ちょいハマッ!自転車って素晴らしい" as special guest【TV】(2010.3)
KTV "ココロの旅" (2011.1) / FUJI TV "その顔が見てみたい" as special guest【TV】(2011.10)
TBS "EXILE魂" (2012.3) / SUN TV "ひるカフェ" as special guest【TV】(2012.7)
MBS "VOICE" (2012.11) / NTV "ZIP" as special guest【TV】(2012.12)
NTV "真相報道バンキシャ!" / FUJI TV "金爆一家" as special guest【TV】(2012.12)
KTV "世界一の関西人" / FUJI TV "めざましTV" as special guest【TV】(2012.12)
FUJI TV "淳のスポダビ" (2014.5) / NTV "ナカイの窓" as special guest【TV】 (2014.8)
CM
UNIQLO 【CM】(2005.4)
PV
SHOUNANNOKAZE "カラス" ( "BEST PV AWARD" TV music video award 2005)
kōkua "Progress"(2006)