Why do BMX bikes have 1 brake?
Most BMX riders tend to get rid of the front brakes on their bikes for a couple of reasons. For starters, it provides freedom in terms of increased mobility, plus your BMX gets a little lighter in weight, as well. This is why, when you look around yourself, you will see many bikes without any front brakes.
What are bike brake levers called?
Interrupter levers – these are the additional brake levers placed along the brake cable.