Dave Mirra gives you an update on his company and his team riders. He does this by doing a 15 minute promo video that you can watch for free on the internet. Will Stroud of Nine to Five films produced the video for Mirraco and it has footage of the team riders such as Mike Laird, Ryan Guettler, Dave Rytell, Rob Wise, Nigel Sylvester, Mike Spinner and of course Dave Mirra himself. It's an interesting piece and if you're thirsty, grab a drink first before you hit the image on the right. Enjoy.
Now in The second station of the Battle in da Club tour 2007, Germany´s first and one and only Bmx Flatland series, will be the Showboxx in Dresden. Date to be is Saturday the 28 of July 2007. If the weather is fine, the event will take place open air as well as indoor!! After the battle of Germany´s and Austria´s 16 finest Flatland riders the both german Hip Hop mega stars will enter the stage: „Dein Lieblingssoundsystem“ including SIDO & DJ BinIchNich aka Harris! A really hot and excessive “after battle” party is preassigned!
New Era caps are all the craze at the moment. The fitted hats are of high quality and they can pretty much do whatever they want with the cap designs. It has endless colours, different print possibilities, different stitching, you name it. When New Era asks you to design a signature hat you have to start thinking what you exactly want.
The European leg of the LG Action Sports Tour has been cancelled for 2007. Jason Hines, Competition and Demo Events Director explains: "As you are probably aware, LG is putting forth many marketing initiatives, including the launch of the “Prada”. Due to the limited resources available to other marketing areas, as well all of the dates this summer being gone, we are not producing the full European leg of the World Tour this summer. "
To celebrate the 30-plus years of BMX history and the original P.K. Ripper, DC and SE Racing are joining forces to re-release the P.K. Ripper bike in its original aesthetic for an exclusive limited edition project named “30 Years of Radness”. "With this project we hope to pay tribute to a legendary era of BMX”, says Damon Way, Co-Founder and Executive Vice President of DC. “30 Years of Radness” is a first of its kind exhibition in London which celebrates the BMX explosion onto the world stage in the 80’s, what many consider as the “golden period”, and its endurance from it.
Want to design a seat for wethepeople? In combination with a graphics/bmx event we're hosting, we are offering up the same template that respected artists are using for the exhibition, for riders everywhere. The Seat Beat exhibition is a collection of just 35 limited wethepeople commisioned seats made for a collective of unique artists. The resultant seats (and the winners from this competition) will be hosted first at the Rebel Jam in Berlin.
NEW YORK - June 18, 2007 -The AST Dew Tour, the world’s premier season-long action sports tour, MTV2 and Mountain Dew today announced they are partnering for a new action sports special, “Action Sports: The Freestyle Life,” about the Dew Tour which will air on MTV2. This is the second consecutive year that they have partnered for this cross-network project. This season the AST Dew Tour and MTV2 have expanded their partnership, broadcasting over two hours of AST Dew Tour coverage on MTV2 from various tour stops.
With the Dew Tour starting this upcoming weekend in Baltimore we can't wait to see who does what. After seeing this clip of Scotty Cranmer it is clear that he hasn't been sitting still. If he can adapt these tricks to the Dew Tour ramps remains to be seen but he definitely has the skill that play with his bike in a way only a few can (if that). Things are getting crazy these days.
Barry Kohne likes to wake up late. Make sure he doesn't sleep in on his B-day on Wednesday. Call him up, wake him up, shake him up, thumbs up, whassssuuuupppp!!! 19 June - Niels Thanild 1976 20 June - Kurt Schmidt 1970 20 June - Barry Kohne 1984