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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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In The Raw // 2-Hip Thrasherland K.O.V. // 1991

If this contest doesn’t get you pumped on vert riding i don’t know what will. There is vert royalty in this mixed in with some awesome underground hero’s you don’t get to see much like Gary Laurent ruling this ramp … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Monsters Of Suburban Highlife // Meet The Street // NYC // 1990

The 2-Hip Meet the Street contest that went down in NYC was legendary! Ron always had a nack for running contests with a super DIY ethos! Featured riders include Ron Wilkerson, Pete Augustin, Craig Grasso, Dino Deluca, Ruben Castillo, Vic … CHECK OUT MORE »

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A Wicked Ride // The History of BMX Freestyle in New England

Now Online! Scott Moroney, Jeff Winston and Dennis Langlais worked on this documentary for a long time. Over 100 hours of video tape, DIY ethos, and a ton of interviews provide us with a quintessential history guide of the development … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Pool Seekers // Rick Thorne and Ron Wilkerson

Rick Thorne’s new season of pool seekers just dropped and in total Rick fashion these show’s are a lot of fun! We posted his episode with Ron Wilkerson but you can watch season 1 & 2 by clicking the link … CHECK OUT MORE »

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2-Hip Thrasherland Contest // Clowns Full Of Hate // 1991

We had to post this contest from ‘Clowns Full Of Hate’ on Vimeo due to song licensing. This contest though hits so hard and has some wild moves! For more of this video check out our youtube page here.

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2-Hip Contest // Indianapolis Indiana // Stray Bikes // 1990 (Full Video)

the 1990 Indy contest is infamous for Dennis McCoy pulling his first 900, Jay Miron’s first pro contest, Jon Peacy’s owning Am vert, & Mat Hoffman attempting his first flip fakie in the states! Featuring Steve Swope, John Doyle, Rick … CHECK OUT MORE »

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2-Hip KOV // Indianapolis Indiana // Stray Bikes // 1990

Highlights from this comp are Dennis McCoy pulling his first 900, Jay Miron ripping so hard in his first pro contest, Mat Hoffman almost pulling a 1 foot 900, & Wilkerson boosting some really heavy fakie airs that he handles … CHECK OUT MORE »

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Stray Bikes // 2-Hip King Of Undervert // Indianapolis, Indiana // 1990

One of the first mini ramp contests to ever happen. Lots of names you’ll recognize and some wild moves! The stand out to me though is Jay Miron grinding from ramp to ramp across the handrail and jumping that whole … CHECK OUT MORE »

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