How Riders Spent the "Olympic Weekend"
How Riders Spent the "Olympic Weekend" 0

BMX Freestyle's debut in The Olympics was supposed to have taken place this past weekend. Obviously, that didn't happen. We caught up with many of the riders who had planned on being there to see how they spent what they had initially planned on being one of the most important weekends of their lives.

Harry Barrett for S&M

Every single clip in this has a surprise technical twist. This rules!

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/19/2020 11:37 AM

Pat Laughlin at Woodward Park City

Woodward Park City is officially back open! To celebrate, watch the artist formerly known as Big Daddy throw down a bunch of creative combos at the indoor facilities.

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/17/2020 12:16 PM

Bike Check: Jetfuelhero90's Hyper Mainiac 14 7

Jetfuelhero90's bike looks exactly how you would it expect it to. Check out his Mainiac build!

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/17/2020 12:06 PM

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Kevin Peraza at Linda Vista

KP puts a beating on his new local park in this quick one from Demolition. Kevin is way too dialed...

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/17/2020 12:01 PM

The Foothold: A New Pedal from Alienation 3

Alienation recently dropped a brand new pedal that grabbed the attention of the BMX world. The Foothold is big, sealed, made of ruggedly durable engineering-grade thermoplastic, and features easily-replaceable metal pins. We caught up with Alienation founder Zach Taylor to learn a bit more...

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/17/2020 11:31 AM

Product: 2021 Kink Cloud Complete Bike 1

100% Travis Hughes approved and 100% ready to shred right off the shelf. Take an up-close look at the 2021 Kink Cloud complete bike!

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/16/2020 11:52 AM

Forum: Rider Height / Bar Rise 29

How tall are you? How tall are your bars? Does it feel perfect? Discuss in the forum!

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/16/2020 11:11 AM

Jay Miron - The Next Chapter 2

BMX legend Jay Miron discusses how he transitioned away from his iconic BMX career and became a world-renown wood worker. Awesome piece on one of the best to ever do it!

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/15/2020 2:28 PM

José Torres - Rising Monster

Argentinian sensation José "Maligno" Torres discusses his BMX roots, recent injury, and overcoming it to take home his first X Games medal.

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/15/2020 10:09 AM

Riza Strike Back - BMX in Indonesia

Rad video featuring Indonesian shredder Riza riding spots in Magelang and Yogyakarta. BMX is worldwide!

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/14/2020 8:42 PM

Bike Check: tibor.halasz's S&M Black Magic 8 10

Damn good looking trail machine. According to tibor.halasz, this bike feels "smooth and indestructible."

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/14/2020 8:26 PM

Call The Homies - Czech Republic Video

Solid group of riders shredding street spots in Prague and other parts of the Czech Republic. Watch this first, then call your homies, then go ride!

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/14/2020 8:14 PM

IDK with Blabol, Smajli, Hardarson

Random one featuring Bjarki Hardarson, Jabe Jones, Jiri Blabol, Miguel Smajli, and Lewis Colascione. Good clips from everyone, but Jiri is really pushing it!

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/12/2020 1:31 PM

Bike Check: Forrest Brown's Sunday Street Sweeper 1

Trans rose gold frame with black, chrome, and blue parts. Definitely an interesting color kit, but it works!

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/12/2020 1:12 PM

Charles LittleJohn for Fit

SoCal street shredding by Charles LittleJohn for Fit. Charles puts his freecoaster to good use and also utilizes spots to their full potential.

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/12/2020 1:02 PM

Carlos Vinuesa for Federal 1

Awesome riding and great work featuring Spanish Federal rider Carlos Vinuesa. The last trick is one hell of a banger...

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/11/2020 3:05 PM

Mike Hoder - 10 Years of BTM

Mike Hoder's signature BTM frame just turned ten-years-old! To celebrate, throw it back and watch some of the best clips from his S&M tenure. How could you not be a Hoder fan?

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/11/2020 12:48 PM

Ryan Guettler Arrested 13

Ryan Guettler was arrested yesterday in Wilmington, North Carolina following an incident that involved firing a shotgun and barricading himself in a garage.

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/11/2020 12:33 PM

Bike Check: bmxchihuahua's Kink Cloud 3

Rad build of Travis Hughes' signature complete bike with a few additional upgrades courtesy of Vital BMX member bmxchihuahua.

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/11/2020 11:13 AM

Morgan Wade's New Signature Frame - 7.6lbs of Pure American Muscle 5

Who wants a 7.6lb frame in 2020? Morgan freaking Wade, that's who! Hoffman just dropped an extremely limited run of Morgan's first signature frame from the brand. We caught up Morgan to discuss heavy frames, big airs, and good times!

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/11/2020 8:00 AM

First Session at Skateland Rotterdam

Dutch riders Levi Weidmann, Arjan Ellens, and Stuart Gibson break in the awesome new setup at Skateland in Rotterdam, Netherlands!

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/10/2020 1:19 PM

Dillon Lloyd and Justin Hughes for WeThePeople 2

Top-notch street shredding by WeThePeople's Canada regiment, Dillon Lloyd and Justin Hughes.

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/10/2020 11:12 AM

Bruno Hoffmann - Solitude

Bruno Hoffmann explores the deserted streets of Frankfurt, Germany mid-lockdown.

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/10/2020 12:49 AM

Bike Check: svtesorodsy667's Eighties Shining 3

The first build from Argentinian brand Eighties we've had pop up in our bike check section courtesy of Vital BMX member svtesorodsy667.

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/9/2020 1:23 PM

Odyssey - AT EASE B-Sides

30 minutes of the Odyssey team going to battle for AT EASE. Riders include Jarren Barboza, Jerome Odesa, Murray Loubser, Jacob Cable, Preston Okert, and more.

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/9/2020 1:07 PM

Rim Nakamura and Minato Oike Formally Selected by Japan for Olympics 1

No surprises here, but now it's official.

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/9/2020 12:57 PM

DeMarcus Paul in 2015 - Throwback

Five years ago, we dropped this DeMarcus Paul video. DeMarcus posted a clip from it recently and it reminded me of what an awesome collection of clips this is. Great riding, great camera-work, and great vibes. Throw it back and watch some hammers from DeMarcus!

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/8/2020 4:01 PM

Bike Check: Rob-bmx's Total Americano 2 2

Vital BMX member Rob-bmx's build of Nick Bruce's signature Total BMX frame. Four pegs, brakes, a gyro, a high seat... This thing is almost fully-loaded.

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/8/2020 11:55 AM

Jakub Spurný - Quarantine Ramp

Czech shredder Jakub Spurný battled through quarantine on a makeshift concrete quarterpipe. It doesn't look like much, but watch all of the tech moves he stacked!

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/8/2020 11:36 AM

Brock Olive, Denby Chandler, and Jake Norris in Brisbane

Street moves in Brisbane from three of Australia's finest. You're going to want to watch the last trick in this a few times...

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/8/2020 11:08 AM

Cult - Raw Ams 4 1

Cult has officially done it again! Sixteen minutes of hammers from Iz Pulido, Isaiah Johnson, Lil' Juice, Andres Ochoa, Eddie Peraza, Poor Homie Rich, Mikey Tyra, and more. Cult's squad is HEAVY.

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/8/2020 10:50 AM

BSD - Recording with Donnachie, Kyle, Grant, Zingbergs

15 minutes of perfection coming your way from the great Dave Sowerby and BSD. Watch Alex Donnachie, Kris Kyle, David Grant, Liam Zingbergs, Sam Jones, Guy Scroggie, and Noah Huntzinger shred Barcelona, Beijing, Glasgow, Israel, Lyon, Madrid, and Tenerife.

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/6/2020 1:59 PM

Forum: Advice for Buying Used Bikes Online 23

We've all seen those deals that seem too good to be true. Are they? What advice do you have from past experiences?

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/6/2020 1:16 PM

DK Discontinues General Lee Bikes 7

DK first added a General Lee bike to their line over twenty years ago. Today, they've announced that all that all General Lee bikes have officially been discontinued.

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/6/2020 12:09 AM

Brad Simms Bike Check

Take an up-close look at the bike that Brad consistently blows minds on.

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/5/2020 5:08 PM

Tristen Cooper - Utah Territory 1

GT rider Tristen Cooper puts a beating on Utah in this amazing new video. BURLY moves on huge rails, ledges, gaps, and more. If you weren't already a Tristen Cooper fan, this will do the trick.

Posted by kylecarlson on 6/5/2020 5:00 PM