Five-year old Tyler Blick (son of Steve Blick at Oakley) has just been diagnosed with Leukemia and is beginning 3+ years of Chemotherapy treatment. If you’ve seen how Leukemia and Chemotherapy affects people, you know it’s gut-wrenching to see. For a 5-year old to go through this is absolutely horrible. This is both a great opportunity to help a child just starting his journey in life, and get your hands on some one-of-a-kind BMX history.
BMX Hall of Fame freestyler Mike Buff along with Steve Blackey of the legendary SoCal shop The Bicycle Source are putting on eBay celebrity auctions starting May 27th (open to buyers worldwide) with all proceeds going to help Tyler. Items include a Bob Haro signed print of one of his drawings, signed Bob Osborn photographs from the BMX Action days, Mike Buff’s old school jerseys, an SE Quadangle frame signed by Stu Thomson, a limited edition Mongoose KOS Kruiser
If you’re 33yrs+ & one of the fortunate ones to make it out to the Old School BMX Reunion @ Woodward West this weekend, keep an eye of for “D-Cat” Jose Yanez from the movie RAD! If you recall, Jose was the stunt double for Bart Taylor in the most classic BMX movie of all time. Jose will be cruising around on a PK Ripper Looptail & will be looking to set his name in the history books as not only the first guy to EVER do a backflip, but currently one of the oldest as well. Jose is now in his 50’s & is amped up to bust some flips for his “Goin’ out in a