It was great to finally after all these years to see New England flatland legend Rich Upjohn ride in the flesh at BITR 2015. Check out his run from the 1988 AFA Masters in Wayne, New Jersey!
For this weeks OSS we go back to 1987 and the Haro Freestyle team visits Evansville in 1987. Dennis McCoy, Rick Moliterno, and Joe Johnson rip the blacktop of July in full gear. Thanks Jffe!
During my stay in Colorado for BITR2 I had a lot of conversations with James McGraw about Frankie Arnwine. His name would always come up, but relatively unknown outside of the US. Check out this run from the AFA St Pauls contest in 89.
For this weeks OSS we go back to the AFA Masters New Jersey in 1988, and Hutch team rider, Gregg Macomber!
earlier today I posted a really nice photograph of Marc Mckee on the FM instagram which lead me to searching for some footage of him shredding for Old School Sundays! Check out his run from the 1988 AFA Masters, Round 5, in Wayne, NJ. Definitely ahead of his time!
Last weekend we were back at the Birmingham NEC for the UK Flatland Championships. For this weeks OSS we go back to the 1980’s and a demonstration put on by Bob Haro with Tim March taking care of the commentary.
With the re-release of the 1986 Haro freestyler this week at Interbike, let’s go back to 1986 and check out Dennis McCoy’s run from the AFA Masters in Columbus, Ohio.
I got my first sponsorship ever from Jason Hassell, OG UK Hutch team rider, super smooth at flatland and ramp riding back in the day. Check out his run from the 1986 Cardiff UKBFA National. Jason now resides in Australia for anyone curious.
Matthew Dyer published a whole stack of of archived footage from the BMX Beat series that ran in Carlisle, England in the 80’s. Check this run from Ian Tovey, 1986 styles with the decked out GT Performer.