The X Games are going down in Pat Casey’s backyard for the park and dirt portions of the contest, and the guys were there getting practice in. Here’s a look at what went down in the baking sun courtesy of Our BMX. This is bound to be a wild week!
Curious what Travis Hughes is running for a setup these days? Here’s a fresh video Bike Check giving us a closer look at his current signature Kink Cloud setup decked out with Kink and Odyssey parts. Hit play to let Travis give you the full run through, along with some riding clips mixed in there as well!
“Travis Hughes was visiting San Diego so we caught up with him at Clairemont Skatepark to get a closer look at his Kink / Odyssey build. All black everything and dialed.” – Our BMX
There’s a lot of crazy places we’ve seen BMX events at, but this is definitely one we didn’t expect. Red Bull recently set up a skate contest inside an old airport in New Orleans and invited Broc Raiford out to cruise the ramps they setup! Here’s a raw cut giving us a look at what Broc got into while cruising around the different terminals! So wild.
“Spend the day with Broc Raiford as he takes you for a bike ride INSIDE the New Orleans Airport. Yep, you read that right. Broc takes us inside as he cruises the Red Bull Terminal Takeover ramps built inside the New Orleans Airport.” – Our BMX
Here’s a proper compilation edit for your viewing pleasure. Our BMX coming through with a 9 minute mix featuring a ton of different riders going to work on spots. This ain’t some Instagram compilation. Clean film work from start to finish. Take a look!
“Mashup featuring: Kevin Peraza, Justin Care, Dan Conway, Latane Coghill, Dillon Leeper, Shane Leeper, Damian Cespedes, Chase Dehart, Calvin Kosovich, Kole Voelker, Nathan Williams, Albert Mercado, Demarcus Paul, Gary Young, Ratty Matty and many more…” – Our BMX
The annual Mike “Boozer” Brown memorial jam went down the other weekend out in California at Sheep Hills, and as expected there was a big turn out of riders from the Pro’s to the AM’s and young guns! Check out all the riding and good times in this highlight video from the day!
“The 2021 Boozer Jam went down recently at the legendary Sheep Hills BMX trails in Costa Mesa, CA. Check out the highlights and stoke in memory of Mike “Boozer” Brown.” – Our BMX
We’ve seen different camper vans and setups that people have built to do some traveling. Corey Martinez spends most of the year on the road, so he decided to build his own setup on his Toyota Tacoma to give him everything he needs while out on the road! Here’s a rig check where he breaks down his setup and what it took to build it out. Check it!
“Everything you need in one compact space? YEP! Corey takes us through the ins and outs of his Self-Built BMX specific Rig.” – Our BMX
The latest round of the Unclicked Podcast has arrived! This time around Dennis Enarson and Ryan Fudger sit down with Matt Ray for over an hour and a half of getting to know Matt a little better! This is a real good listen, so get on that play button and take it all in!
“Pick up the Unclicked / Traction Coffee collab! $7 from every bag goes toward paying travel expenses for a special guest—voted by you guys—to come do the show… Leave a comment with some suggestions.
Matt Ray has been on a cross-country trip for several weeks and one of the last things he did before heading home was sit down with us and discuss his early bmx days, roar’n at simple session, perfect barspins, and some upcoming life changes. Enjoy!
0:00 – Intro / Traction Coffee
2:50 – Matt’s two month adventure
8:30 – Growing up at Rye Airfield
19:20 – Street or Park rider?
27:10 – East coast vs west coast
32:10 – Shadow/Subrosa from the beginning
37:50 – Dropping out of High School
41:30 – Roar’n at Simple Session
46:20 – Bye Jordans, hello Etnies
51:00 – Nigel Sylvestor
56:40 – Mike Spinner
1:00:00 – Baby Matt Ray!
1:09:50 “People think I’m a jock”
1:15:50 – Barspins
1:21:16 – Not falling once during filming of Boston Massacre
1:34:10 – Instagram questions (some deece ones)
1:42:30 – The nose manual from Boston Massacre” – Our BMX
Here’s a fresh one featuring Gage Sharp getting a bunch of weekend session at Ray’s MTB for your viewing pleasure! Gage has a deep bag of tricks and he put the whole park to work for this one, so get on that play button and take a look at what he stacked for clips. This is a real good watch.
“Gage Sharp and I shared some messages about filming a video a while back. Neither of us really clarified when till I just started showing up at rays on weekends. After a few sessions together I started pulling out the camera and then it felt like a race to finish before the season was over. Stoked to finally have it all put together, hope y’all enjoy!!” – Dylan Thayer
Filmed and Edited by Dylan Thayer