Monthly Archives: August 2010

Vital Gear Guide #41

*+-The latest Vital gear guide features four hot new offerings. First, Stolen Thermalite pedals with a recessed cap area to prevente damage (smart!). Next up, the re-issue of the legendary FBM Bottleneck stem with classic topload design and a bottle-opener, in case you need one. From Nike, two new footwear offerings. The Zoom Oncore 2… Read more »

Hands down, this is one crazy save…

*+-Brett Banasiewicz takes a nod from Aaron Ross with this hands down save in Portland. Brett Banasiewicz Backflip to Fakie Crash Clip – More BMX Videos

New Animal Official Jacket

*+-Animal, ever at the forefront of BMX fashion, has just released their new Official Jacket. Click the pic!

Recycled news…

*+-Straight from Vital BMX: I will add that I am excited to be in charge of this blog!

Wilhelm takes second at DK event

*+-Dans team rider Matt Wilhelm took second behind Dane Beardsley at the DK Dirt Circuit (Flat circuit?) yesterday. Here’s a link to the video from the Ride BMX site. Congrats to Matt. Flatland dudes are gnarly! (Fat Tony/Ride BMX pic)

Brett is ruling it!

*+-Chalk up another victory for Brett Banaciewicz. The teen sensation took honors at the DK Dirt Circuit today, flying the Dans Comp flag as well as that of his bike sponsor, DK Bikes. Brett’s Dan’s Team mates Chris Gerber and Lance Mosley were holding it down in the event as well. (Brett pic from Red… Read more »

Sunday/Odyssey/Etnies Triple Shot bike giveaway!

*+-You could win a free ultra-limited edition Sunday Triple Shot bike, complete with a full kit of Odyssey components, valued at over $1500! You could also win a pair of the Sunday edition Etnies Aaron Ross Number shoes. Both the bike and the shoes feature Sunday and Etnies artwork. Aaron likes his colors wild and… Read more »

Portland Dew Tour wrap up

*+-The Portland Dew Tour stop is in the history books and here’s the lowdown from the Dan’s camp: Over $4,000 raised for the Athlete Recovery Fund from the Spin-To-Win raffle wheel (to Jimmy Levan’s right in the above pic). A huge thanks to everyone who bought a ticket, the money goes to a great cause…. Read more »