Author Archives: Paul Covey

In The Raw // Pro Flat // BS Contest #1 Dallas, TX // 1992

Today we wrap up our unofficial flatland week with this raw footage from the very first BS Contest at Jeff Phillips’ Skatepark in Dallas, Texas.  Flashback to January 1992 and check out some super-dope runs from McCoy, Chase Gouin, Steve … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Leif Valin // Balancing Act 1997 // Video and Quick Interview

In case you haven’t noticed, we’re doing a flatland theme this week. Today we have Leif Valin’s superb section from Balancing Act and a short interview with the man himself.  Leif and I met in January 1992, not long after … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Friday the 13th: The Series // Freestyle on the Fox Network // 1989

I watched way too much crap TV as a kid.  I’m guessing a lot of you did too.  At any rate, our TV antenna only picked up 3 channels, so I welcomed the addition of the Fox network in the … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Chase Gouin // Chasing the View Off the Cliff // 1994

Stoked to post this section from one of the all time greats!  Whether it’s 1993 or 2016, I don’t think I’ll ever stop being amazed by Chase Gouin’s aggressive, ambidextrous riding ability.  Chase was also into linking words and sentences together … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Mike Escamilla // RealTime // Back to the Future

Intrepid DIG documentary film-maker, Fraser Byrne recently spent a pleasant day hunting for pools in California with Mike Escamilla, Brian Castillo, Jason Enns and Andrew Lazaruk.  Filmed just before the release of his United ‘Caveman’ bash guard frame, hit play … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Chasing the View Off the Cliff // Mix Section 2 // 1994

Up today – the second mix section from 1994’s Chasing the View Off the Cliff featuring riding at PA trails, the York Jam, and SCRAP from:  Taj, Mike Forney, Mike Griffin, Luc-E, Chase Gouin, Mark Eaton, John Parker, Todd Lyons, … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Epicly Later’d // Spike Jonze & Archive Photos // September 2017

Don’t miss this latest episode of Epicly Later’d!! He may be more well known for his remarkably creative skateboarding, music video, and Hollywood related endeavors, but Spike Jonze was a BMXer.  I think the word they used back then was … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Dennis McCoy // Chasing the View Off the Cliff // 1994

Up today: Dennis McCoy’s section from the Tony Marion video, Chasing the View off the Cliff.  Pushing the boundaries of tech ramp riding at the time, big vert moves, a neil armstrong 360, some killer flatland, and Fugazi  –  the … CHECK OUT MORE »

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In The Raw // 9th Street BMX Jam // Austin // 1996

This quick video comes from my good friend, Cullen McMorrow, who has played an understated but intrinsic role in the riding scene in Austin and Central Texas over the years.  He started one of the earliest BMX websites back in … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Gabe Kadmiri // The Time Trip

Your favorite flatlander’s favorite flatander, Gabe Kadmiri, bestows us with a brief glimpse of how challenging it is to create something new within (arguably) BMX’s most difficult discipline. Do yourself a favor today, and check out The Time Trip, a whopper … CHECK OUT MORE »

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