Matt Wilhelm’s school assembly program was held at Hawthorn North Elementary school in Vernon Hills, IL. The students learned how to stand up for one another and be everyday heroes.

“Matt Wilhelm visited Elementary North and performed BMX bike tricks while sharing a powerful message about perseverance, character, and bullying. The assembly was entertaining and thought-provoking for our students,” said Megan Goldman, assistant principal, Hawthorn Elementary North School.

Here is a link to the original article: http://en1.hawthorn73.org/bmx-riders-message/

Matt Wilhelm performing a handstand at Hawthorn North Elementary in Vernon Hills, IL.
Matt performing a handstand on a bike.
Matt Wilhelm showing a student volunteer his first trick he ever learned.
Matt teaching a student a trick.