Van Homan sits down for an interview on the Unclicked Podcast!
Here’s one we’re sure a bunch of people will be stoked on! The Unclicked Podcast dropped their latest episode featuring the one and only Van Homan! This two hour conversation covers a TON of ground from what Van has going on right now to old stories and much, much more. Check out what he had to say!
“VAN HOMAN ON UNCLICKED…That’s all you need to know. The living legend himself sits down and discusses everything from tailwhipping the snake run at Kona in Road Fools 7 to living in Tokyo for three years while he coordinated the BMX events for the Olympics. So grab a beer (or coffee), sit back, and try not to slip a pedal on your way to the play button.
0:00 – A man that needs no introduction gets an introduction…VAN HOMAN
1:08 – Van’s new role at Source BMX https://www.sourcebmx.com
7:30 – Working for the Olympics / living in Tokyo for 3 years
19:45 – Being a Professional BMX rider while running a bike shop / Work ethic
23:00 – Rewarding work / Olympics
29:30 – Flatland and Street in the Olympics?
33:00 – Vert…
35:20 – Is everyone a fan of the Olympics? / The difficulties of judging
44:10 – Riding street in Philadelphia with Dennis / fixing a spot in the middle of the night
46:00 – Van Homan, The Swampfest Mascot / “Feed Van Homan”
48:05 – Living at Woodward for the summer
50:30 – Moving to France in March to work with Olympics
55:00 – Schwinn Contract / OG Schwinn team
1:00:00 – Moving on from being a professional BMX rider
1:03:10 – Van’s favorite video part that he’s filmed
1:09:35 – Stay Fit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=85o5J…
1:14:00 – Road Fools 7 Kona Gap tailwhip
1:18:28 – Long a** icepick / Slim Jim commercial
1:27:00 – Having passion and working in BMX “Be involved”
1:35:05 – Scariest thing you’ve ever done? / $150 trick challenge
1:43:20 – Being Pro now Vs Back in the day…football IS different
1:49:35 – The salad days…
1:55:24 – LIKE AND SUBSCRIBE OR VAN WILL EAT YOUR BREAKFAST AT SWAMPFEST” – Our BMX