On the Radar: Nuclear Cowboyz Motocross rides into the St. Pete Times Forum

Welcome to On the Radar, where we preview upcoming events to mark your calendar for. It’s a bird … it’s a plane … wait, it’s the Nuclear Cowboyz freestyle motocross riders performing insane tricks amidst lasers, lights and pyrotechnics this weekend.

Hold on to your seats and get ready for your heart to pound: these world-class riders perform mind-blowing stunts in an attempt to smash world records. The scene is a post-apocalyptic world, where the riders, who are divided into two teams — the Soldiers of Havoc and the Metal Mulisha — fight for ultimate reign. The one thing I didn’t see coming when civilization as we know it ends: