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Roger DeCoster - was a private label brand we made for and sold to Schwinn. They (and others) realized that BMX Products was leading the BMX market with our racing teams, advertising and promotions. Skip

Frame kit came in long or short frames made of 4130 chromoly. They were manufactured by BMX Products, Inc. for Schwinn and sold only in Schwinn dealerships.  Frames came in nickel, Red, Blue, and Yellow. Only the short frame came in a nickel finish. The DeCoster frame can easily be identified by the oval in the front gusset behind the head tube. The frames were produced from 1976-1983.

Roger DeCoster is widely recognized as the one of the best racers in motocross, he won five 500cc Motocross World Championships and many other national championships. He was inducted into the Motorcycle Hall of fame in 1999.