#TUESDAYSATTIP 3 with Grant Germain


RIP Scot Breithaupt

The founder of SE Bikes, Scot Breithaupt has passed away. Nobody who works for TCU is old enough to have anything interesting to say about Scot but you can read this write up over on Fat or this article about his passing for more information. RIP. Watch Joe Kid On A Stingray after the jump:

Press Rewind: Game Of BIKE: Rob Diquattro vs Erik Elstran

This weekend let’s take a look back at this ridiculous Game Of BIKE that Rob Diquattro and Erik Elstran did a few months back. Two words describe this video… MAXIMUM SILLINESS. Go forth and have a chuckle.

No Jumper – The Shop Jeen Interview

When I started doing these No Jumper podcasts I knew that I had to get the Shop Jeen girls on the show. I met Erin and Ameelia by chance a few years back and ever since I’ve been amazed by the business that they’ve built out of nothing but hard work and a deep understanding […]

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TCU TV – The John Hicks Interview

00:30 How did you meet Xavier and Nigel?
02:00 Filming BMX videos vs filming rap videos
05:15 Being home schooled
08:30 When you’re a filmer are you also a part time therapist?
12:00 Being motivated by the reaction from fans
13:45 Do you consider yourself a filmer or an editor first?
17:30: When did you decide to put filming before riding?
18:30 Filming the Brandon Begin El Toro crash
20:40 Do you care about your footage coming out on a DVD?
21:30 We talk about going to college
25:50 How John’s Mother’s health problems motivated him in putting together Brandon and Stevie’s videos
28:55 Staying out of trouble and not going down a bad path
31:15 Filming Xavier’s OSS video
34:15 What’s up with that Chad Kerley TCU Exclusive?
35:45 The first time John ever met me
39:55 Have you ever had to sacrifice creativity for money?
42:15 People saying John’s the best filmer in BMX

Listen on SoundCloud below and iTunes here.

ONSOMESHIT Long Beach Skatepark Jam

Nathan Williams’ Above Below Section

Here it is, the main himself Nathan Williams with an entire video part in which 90% of the tricks are switch. This shit is just amazing, thanks to Monster, Rich Forne and Creasy for putting this together.

A Day In The Life Of Pro BMX Rider Josh Irvine

– Nate Richter

If you liked this you should probably watch this too:

Brenden Tombow 2015 Video

Instagram: @tombow1

Colton Satterfield Podcast with Fat Tony

Fat Tony emailed me this with a winky face emoji so I figured Colton would be throwing shade at TCU in it, but instead it’s an hour and 10 minutes of nonstop positivity, inspirational verbiage, Martin Luther King Jr and Colton’s plan to win the most gold medals in X Games history. Listen on iTunes here.

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Riding Down Kinked Rails On A Road Bike

So you think you can tire ride? How about tire riding highway barriers like this one with death drops into the ocean on the side? Oh and you have to do it on a road bike. Although weirdly you’re allowed to dangle your foot off to the side for balance, which hasn’t really caught on in BMX yet.

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Diego “Mono” Navarro 2015 Cult Video

Today Cult and Diego “Mono” Navarro have a surprise for you; this amazing video featuring your favorite Argentinian 2 pegger brutalizing the streets of BCN. This one is a little different but I loved it and assume you will too.

Also Mono made some t shirts featuring his famous parrot, here’s a little video promoting them:

coco-T from N O V I S A on Vimeo.

After you watch this, do yourself a big old favor and Subscribe to The Come Up on YouTube:

#TUESDAYSATTIP Episode 2 with Ethan Corriere

Stacked BMX Street Ride in Riverside

A word to the kids: do not drink Bud Ice before grinding rails.

Thanks to Nate for filming and Larry for having us.

Team Shralp’s 10 Year Anniversary Jam

Dean just hit me with some info about the Team Shralp 10 year jam that is going down this weekend:

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Snakebite #1: Ron Wilkerson Podcast with Shad Johnson

Shad Johnson is the next person in BMX to throw their hat in the podcast ring with his new Snakebite series. I haven’t gotten a chance to listen to this yet but I’m excited to check it out later today since I’m sure it’s awesome.

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Munich Mash BMX Street Finals Video

Munich Mash went down yesterday and today we’re lucky enough to see some footage of Devon Smillie, Garrett Reynolds, Chad Kerley and a bunch of other madmen killing the course. Click here to peep the winners.

Peep Game Jam in New York City

Peep Game-Occupy New York City from Peep-Game on Vimeo.

Peep Game had a jam in NYC this weekend. It warms my heart to know that Blackman and Adam LZ rode BMX bikes in the same place at the same time. Check out all the action that went down in the video above.

TCU Video Bike Check: Dan Norvell’s S&M at Sheep Hills

Filmed by Nate Richter.

TCU TV – The Jake Seeley Interview

1:20 Jake introduces Justin and explains how they became friends through snowboarding
4:20 We talk about Jake’s skatepark video from when he was 15
7:20 Jake’s split Manmade web video with Garrett Reynolds
10:50 Jake talks about The Garden, the amazing skate/BMX store in his town
16:00 How did you get on Sunday?
21:25 What happened with Jim C and Sunday?
23:20 How are things with Sunday these days?
26:20 How did you get on Profile?
28:00 What level space cadet is Charlie Crumlish on and how was it filming your new Profile video?
30:30 What are the vibes like in Austin for a tech street rider like yourself
36:25 Justin gives us some thoughts on how much money pro skaters make vs pro BMX riders
41:25 Jake gives his advice for a young dude trying to make it in BMX these days
44:25 We talk about dudes who kill it on their bike but will never make it in BMX because they’re assholes
54:50 The TCU/Props comparison
58:05 What Jake has learned from working at a snowboard/skate/bike shop for all these years
1:03:00 What’s the state of your health right now?
1:05:13 Jake talks about being an Uber driver
1:12:20 Do girls like Uber drivers?
1:16:00 We answer some questions from the readers
1:18:45 Why did everyone always mistake you for Muffinman back in the day
1:19:30 Jake acts semi-secretive about Sunday’s full length video plans
1:21:30 Are you addicted to ketchup?
1:24:25 I tell the story of the time Jake and I got arrested on Megatour