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Photo Recap // Birth of the BMX Freestyle Movement // 2nd Edition Book Launch Party

For one night on East Street in Downtown San Diego, a legion of BMX heroes gathered together to celebrate the release of the revised 2nd edition of Dom Phipps book, The Birth of the BMX Freestyle Movement.  Here is a … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Back in the ’80s, this San Francisco Coffee Roaster was a BMX Star

Here’s a link to a pretty cool article about Rich Avella, original member of the 2Hip Trick Team, who is now co-owner of a growing coffee company in San Francisco.  Newspaper style articles are usually kind of weak, but this … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Chester Blacksmith // Insight // 2008

Up today, a rad section featuring one of my favorite riders to watch from the Pacific Northwest – Chester Blacksmith – and his part from Ride BMX’s 2008 DVD, Insight.

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Closing Section & Credits // Dirt Bros Cheese // 1994

Opening with Vic Murphy’s sick one-footed table and “A New Level” by Pantera, the final section in Dirt Bros Cheese should inspire you to go for a nice, long bike ride on this fine spring day.  Riders include: Vic, Lee … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Sean Yarroll // Dirt Bros Cheese // 1994

Sean Yarroll holds down the last rider section in Dirt Bros Cheese for a very good reason – Heavy music, heavier riding, and RAD style that could only be from the 90s.  It’s no surprise that I’ve had a dozen … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Brad Blanchard // Dirt Bros Cheese // 1994

Huge chasm jumps, 720s on street, beyond clicked turndowns, mag wheels, and a Christian punk rock soundtrack alerting listeners to the ills of masturbation – Brad Blanchard’s section from Dirt Bros Cheese was destined to be a much talked about … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Manuel De La Cruz // Dirt Bros Cheese // 1994

Underground San Diego shredder, Manuel De La Cruz,  earned national notoriety for being the first documented rider to grind down a legit handrail without brakes and without wearing any pads.  At the time, most riders were still used to seeing … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Crash Section // Dirt Bros Cheese // 1994

Video By Fred Ansfield

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Aaron Krueger // Dirt Bros Cheese // 1994

Aaron Krueger was a regular at the 2-Hip and B.S. contests, and between 1992 and 1994 he consistently placed in the top 5 of the beginner, and then intermediate class, of every contest he attended.  Not an easy thing to … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Intro // Dirt Bros Cheese // 1994

San Diego has always had a pretty thriving BMX scene.  Even during the so called “lean years” of the early 90s, the Dirt Bros kept the riding scene in San Diego strong.  Today we begin posting sections from 1994’s Dirt … CHECK OUT MORE »

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