Category Archives: Interviews

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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Sean Burns Podcast

I sat down with Sean Burns on an extremely hot day in Austin back in 2016 to talk about his early days riding trails, his Metal Bikes days, how to land flat on big gaps and what it takes to … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Re Up // The Ron Wilkerson Podcast

From the minute I found out how bad it is transcribing an interview I knew I wanted to do a podcast instead. Last Thursday Bruce Crisman called me and said Ron Wilkerson was in town and I should come over … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Getting Loose With Lee // Chris Moeller Interview

S&M Bikes owner Chris “Mad Dog” Moeller has been cooking up large amounts of stoke for the past 30 years. He and his ever evolving crew of BMX outlaws have blazed a trail of shred that continues to stretch around … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Challenger BMX Magazine // Q&A with Zine Kingpin Nick Ferreira

This is not an in-depth interview with Nick Ferreira.  If you want to know more about Nick’s background, there are several excellent interviews with him online already.  My favorite ones are here, here, and here.  Today I wanted to briefly … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Getting Loose With Lee // Steve Crandall Interview

FBM Bikes owner Steve Crandall and his crew of alcoholic pirates have been lighting a fire under BMX’s ass for over 20 years. Anybody that knows Steve knows that he always raises the stoke level up several notches wherever he … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Chasing the View off the Cliff // The Lost VHS Tape

// Article by Paul Covey // In the early 90s I became privy to two relatively unknown – but nonetheless classic – bike videos that featured heaps of phenomenal riding at Bicycle Stunt Contests, trails, and skate parks on the … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Getting Loose With Lee // The Dean Dickinson Interview

Photo: Jason Enns When Dean was 14 I caught him at the local indoor park riding the wood bowl by himself taking runs like he was in an empty pool. I thought it was one of the weirdest things ever. … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Yuma Minami Interview

Name: Yuma Minami Age: 24 Hometown: Tokyo, Japan How long you been riding: 13 years Sponsors: UNITED Bike co, ZEN Distribution, Delmar, Hoodscrew, BashiBurgerChance

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Bikes!! Camera!! Action!! // The Eddie Roman Interview

One of my earliest introductions to the heavy-flux world of freestyle occurred in 1989 when I watched a VHS tape titled Aggroman.  If you’ve seen it, you know the first 25 minutes has a funny ninja/super hero plot with some … CHECK OUT MORE »

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