Skavenger continues to honor the East Coast’s realest crews with a run of collab frames and next up are the boys from A-Town Trash. The whole squad and a gang of affiliates come through with clips and you can tell a lot of blood, sweat and Dutches went into the making of this promo.
Even if the heyday of Standard Bykes was a little before your time (or before your birth altogether), take some time to watch this awesome four part series telling the story of Standard from its inception to today. Chris Rye did a great job putting this together and definitely deserves 15 minutes of your Sunday. If anyone’s ever told you to “know your roots”, this is exactly the kind of thing you need to be watching.
If, for whatever reason, you decided to scroll past Anton Ayres’ Division Project section when it debuted last October, don’t make the same mistake again. This was last section in the DVD and will definitely be the best thing you watch today. To quote Rob DiQuattro, “this is some super saiyan shit”!
Get a look at how Chase Hawk’s bike breaks down and goes into the new Odyssey Hawk’s Nest bag in this quick video. Bags like this are awesome because all you have to take off is your front end and pedals, making reassembly less than a ten minute task. For more info, hit odysseybmx.com and to get one of these, hit up your local shop or mailorder now!
WeThePeople‘s Dan Kruk lays down four solid clips at the 4Seasons in this week’s Four Clip Friday. If you want too see more than a few skatepark clips from Dan, have another look at his split edit with teammate Dillon Lloyd from earlier this week.
Simple Session is going down a little later than usual this year and they just released this epic trailer to get you hyped for what’s sure to be one of the best contests of 2015. It all goes down April 18-19th and they’ll be streaming finals live again this year!
Also, read up on Simple Session’s partnership with NBC here.
Need a new job? Tired of slaving away at the bike shop or delivering pizzas? Looking for your “in” to the BMX industry? Blackout Distro is hiring an inside sales rep. Check all the info after the jump and if you think you have what it takes, submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org! Continue reading →
Smallfry just built up a fresh new trans purp S&M Whammo and decked it out with all the latest and greatest parts from Merritt. Hit merrittbmx.com to get a look at his ride in this bike check shot by our dude Nick Jones.
And here you thought flatlanders just rode empty parking lots and tennis courts… Chad DeGroot takes his new Deco frame for a spin and comes through with a bunch of rad front brake/flatland moves adapted to an otherwise ordinary prefab park. Here’s to hoping Chad never takes this front brakes off!
Full Factory distro is throwing another March Madness warehouse sale next Saturday, giving you the chance to pick up deeply discounted goods from Odyssey, Sunday, GSport and Fairdale and chance to session the ramps with the likes of Gary Young, Broc Raiford, Jacob Cable and Traavis Hughes. If you’re in SoCal, don’t miss this!
Simone Barraco adds another big name to his already heavy sponsor list that includes Nike, Red Bull, Shadow and Subrosa. Simone joins fellow riders Drew Bezanson, Chad Kerley and Steve McCann as the newest member of the GoPro BMX team. He’s got an interview up on gopro.com where he talks about joining the team as well as some of his favorite settings on the camera.
To see more of what Simone does with his GoPro, follow @simobarraco on Instagram.
The 5th WORD video just premiered this past weekend, but thanks to Mankind we get a look at whats sure to be one of the best sections in the DVD. If you didn’t know what a fuckin’ boss Jordan Stump is, consider this your slap in the face. It looks like Stump worked his ass off for this section and comes through with a two song bag full of hammers. Don’t sleep on this one!
The Rampworx plaza room just got a nice makeover courtesy of the Vans Rebel Jam and local pro Paul Ryan shows you around the new place. With a ton of new rail and ledge setups, a picture perfect curved wallride and the depth to put together some lengthy lines, this place looks like sooo much fun.
Chase Hawk has a signature colorway of the Etnies Jameson this year and shreds a pool with the same classic style as the shoes he’s wearing. Drop Chase in any bowl on planet Earth and he’ll have lines for days…
Well, damn. Mark Mulville just hit us up to let everyone know that he’s decided to move on from the Subrosa team and has joined back up with Deluxe. Here’s what he had to say:
“After 4 years of riding for Subrosa, I’ve decided to part ways.
The move is on all good terms and I appreciate to the fullest all that Subrosa has done for me. It’s been an awesome ride and I want to say thank you so much to everyone involved for making me part of the family! I will, most definitely, miss the trips with the awesome group of dudes that make up the team. Always a good time with that crew!
In moving forward, I will be joining the Deluxe Bmx pro team. I am super excited to join the already awesome crew and most excited to be riding for my childhood Bmx idol and friend, Kris Bennett (who is now co-owner of Deluxe).”
After years of stress and abuse, Mark Webb’s ACL finally had enough during practice at last year’s Simple Session. Post surgery, the road to recovery posed one of the biggest challenges to a guy like Mark: taking it easy. Now that he’s got a few months of rehab under his belt, look for Webbie to […]
It looks like things are moving full steam ahead for Division Brand in 2015. They just announced plans to expand their product range into frames, completes and of course, more quality components. Also, at the helm of it all will be Cooper Brownlee. Hit divisionbrand.com to read the full release and get all the details!
Justin Care and Jim Borio hit up Black Diamond skatepark for a little winter sanity session and throw down some hot moves in this new one for Merritt. Both these dudes keep it plenty tech, making this far from a boring ol’ skatepark edit.