Balancing travelling to new places to ride with the classic sessions at home with the crew has always kept riding fresh for me, and I found that trying to get on as many trips as possible in between home and work started to get really addictive (in a good way!), so the name "Restless" seemed to fit!
"This edit came together quite naturally. We had no plan other than to visit some places we hadn't been and document sessions with friends around the country. Despite having very different riding styles we soon realised we share the same stoke for finding spots, helping each other get stuff done and document it. There are a lot of parallels - a split part made the most sense!
United's Joe Embrey recently swung by the sponsor's warehouse to freshen up his bike and built up a new Signature Alex Valentino Autoportrait Frame in Raw. He laced it up with some of our finest parts like Severance Cranks and Dinero Forks.
FRAME: United Autoportrait Alex Valentino Signature Frame Raw FORKS: United Dinero V2 Fork Gloss Black BARS: United Dirty Bar 9" x 28" Fernando Laczko Signature Bar Gloss Black CRANKS: United Severance Cranks 175mm Flat Black SPROCKET: United MDLCLS Sprocket & Guard 28T Polished CHAIN: United Half Link TYRES: United X Union InDirect 20" x 2.35" Black Wall HEADSET: Union Headset Black SEAT: United X Union Gaaar Railed Seat Brown
"This is put together from a collection of van trips and local sessions from this year (UK and Holland). Been a bit of a difficult year for obvious reasons, but also broke my leg at the start of September.
2020 will be 5 years riding for FBM, and 10 years since first getting flowed Bicycle Union through Hardcore Hobbies/4Down shop team for Joe Embrey. Joe spent some time teaming up with friends to put together this Five Ten edit.