Zombie Archive: August,2009

MONDAYS PHOTO

MONDAYS PHOTO

A few weeks ago I said I was going to post a random photo every Monday, well I forgot for a few weeks but this Monday I remembered!

This photo was taken over a year ago and is of Tim White doing an opposite table over the Tole St gap.

JONO ON MACNEIL

JONO ON MACNEIL

Jono Hopping is now riding for Macneil through TripleSix Distro.. this is rad news for the shredder from Thames. Jono has been killing it on his bike lately and definitely deserves to be hooked up and supported by good company’s like Macneil and TripleSix.

Stephen Geddes took this photo of Jono whipping the transfer a Tole St bowl.

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BMX.CO.NZ LOGO COMP

BMX.CO.NZ LOGO COMP

The BMX.co.nz logo comp closes next week so don’t forget to get your designs in, all the details are on the flyer.

PHOTOS FROM TYLER

PHOTOS FROM TYLER

Tyler Laing sent in a few photos of his friend Jesse Harris from Keri Keri who you might remember from the D1NZ Jam. Tyler has just started to get into BMX photography which is awesome, his shots already are looking good. The Tuck No Hands into the sun looks rad.

The KeriKeri Skate park looks like fun..

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NZ ON FP

NZ ON FP

There is two post in a row relating to NZ riders on the Focal Point site.. get over there and check it out. I quiet often check the FP web page, Coopers always has lots of good content and rad photos up there from our fellow riders across the ditch.

I am also going to work on get some more issues of Focal Point over here to give away.

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LOUIS IN CANADA

LOUIS IN CANADA

Here is some photos sent in by Louis Bolter who is currently in Canada with George. Looks like they are having an amazing time over there, the parks look rad and the weather looks great. Check out the GMC van the got which has a 350 chev to do road trip’s in, rad! I beat they will get up some trouble it that,

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T-WHITES BIKES UPGRADE

T-WHITES BIKES UPGRADE

Last Thursday Tim from T-White-Bikes managed to double the size of his shop in only 17hours.. Check the photos, its looking really good and its definitely one of a few unique bike shop with allot of character focusing on mostly BMX and Fixed Gear Bikes. www.twhitesbikes.co.nz.

PHOTOS FROM PAUL

PHOTOS FROM PAUL

Paul Langlands sent in a bunch of photos from his trip through the USA with Hugh. Looks like they have been having a pretty killer time over there and riding allot.

Hugh is in the white helmet Paul is in the black.

SUBROSA

ESPN seem to be doing allot on BMX lately, especially featuring on inside the BMX industry… which is rad! Check this interview I found with Ryan Sher about the new 2010 Subrosa complete bikes line up.http://espn.go.com/action/news/story?page=subrosa_brand

CALEB @ CATTY WOODS

CALEB @ CATTY WOODS

Check these photos I found of Caleb from Whangamata getting his shred on at Catty Woods Pennsylvania.

So jealous.. hope your having a rad time over there Caleb!

PHOTOS FROM CAMBRIDGE

PHOTOS FROM CAMBRIDGE

Josh deReus sent in a bunch of nice photos of some riders from Cambridge. Unfortunately I don’t know who the riders are in the photos… but thanks for sending them in Josh. Its always rad to see what other riders from around the country are up to.

COLONY LANDED

COLONY LANDED

Check this out, I spotted it over at the BMX.co.nz site, they just landed a shipment of Colony parts, that’s allot of Colony, pretty crazy!

FLOW VISUALS JAM VIDEO

FLOW VISUALS JAM VIDEO

Looks like it was an awesome Jam… cant wait for the next jam that end of the country.

Flow Visuals Jam from Paul Gerlich on Vimeo.

Check back soon for a review on the new Flow Visuals DVD.

SKIDS AND BMX

SKIDS AND BMX

D1NZ BMX GALLERY..Check out the gallery I put together with a bunch shots I took from the day HERE.

Thanks again to everyone who made it to the event and all the guys that made it happen.. It was a fun day!

TYLER KNOX

TYLER KNOX

Cameron Williams sent in this rad little video he shot of Tyler Knox from Motueka, it was filmed around Wellington over a few days. Tyler is a dialed rider and this video is well put together and edited, definitely one of the best NZ web edits I have seen lately.

Tyler BMX Demo from Dylan Galletly on Vimeo.

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PHOTOS FROM HAGAN

PHOTOS FROM HAGAN

A Friend of mine Hagan from HDOTSHOTS sent in these photos from the Dirt Bike Co launch party. He is a snowboard photographer so I think he did pretty well at snapping some BMXers.

In other news head over to bmx.co.nz for some photos from the D1NZ Jam and a sweet fronty crash video…

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THE D1NZ JAM

THE D1NZ JAM

The D1NZ Jam took place on the weekend just been. For a while there it looked like it was going to be canceled due to rain but it turned out to be a really good day and an awesome event. Everyone who entered the event road really well and some pretty gnarly tricks went down.

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DIRT BIKE CO @ T WHITES

DIRT BIKE CO @ T WHITES

If you didn’t make it to the Dirt Bike Co launch party make sure you head into T-Whites-Bikes over the next few weeks to check out the instillation and the Dirt Bike Co Frame. The instillation will be gone over after Wednesday as T-Whites-Bikes is going to be going through some face lefts and expanding.

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D1NZ UPDATE

Right now it is currently raining pretty heavily in Auckland, so I suspect it is doing the same in Whangarei. A few people have been asking me if the D1NZ jam is still going to take place.. and the answer to that is YES!.. even if its still raining in Whangarei tomorrow we will either move the comp indoors or run the event on Sunday.

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RYANS BIKE CHECK

Here is a Bike Check Ryan from BMX.co.nz sent it of his bike, thanks Ryan!

MUTINY HEMI

FORK: Subrosa pandora STEM: Coalition Og BARS: Subrosa pandora Grips: Revenge de’kine Brakes: Odyssey Mono Modified lever, Odyssey evo1 caliper, Proper cable WHEEL FRONT: Fly hub, Fly rim, Fly Ruben tyre WHEEL REAR: Wtp supreme cassette,

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PAUL AND HUGH IN THE USA

PAUL AND HUGH IN THE USA

Paul Langlands and Hugh Whetherspoon have currently been touring around the states riding BMX. I just got an email from Paul saying they just rode the DK Dirt Circuit last weekend. Both Hugh and Paul made the finals Paul ended up 7th over all with what sounds like some pretty dialled runs, Hugh came in 15th.

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FLIP DOUBLE WHIP

FLIP DOUBLE WHIP

Here is a sequence I shot of Jed Mildon doing a flip double whip at the Jed Jam 09′. I cant actually remember if he landed this, from memory I think he might have put one foot down, but as you can see from the sequence I couldn’t tell from where I was standing.. so dont hate.

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REEFTON

REEFTON

I found this photo the other day while surfing the world wide internerd.. Reefton Skate Park in the South Island, If anyone is heading down to the EDH jam I suggest making the extra drive to go ride this park. It looks amazing.

SHOOT THE GAP

SHOOT THE GAP

Here is a photo Stephen Geddes took on Wednesday night of The Wazman Man shooting a table over the transfer at Manukau Skate Park. Very few people do the transfer but Warren has it on lock down! (p.s its a lot harder than it looks)

Also heres another photo of a Auckland shredder,

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THE REST – ZOMBIE HOP COMP

THE REST – ZOMBIE HOP COMP

Here is some more photos from the Zombie Hop comp taken by Ryan McCrae. Thanks for the photos Ryan.. their Rad!

BMX.CO.NZ TEAM

BMX.CO.NZ TEAM

BMX.co.nz has officially added the first person to there team, Olly Denford. Check the photo below of Olly along with a photo of his bike.

DIRT BIKE CO RELEASE PART

DIRT BIKE CO RELEASE PART

This is going to be fun and I heard there is going to be a bit of a surprise at the party.. if your in town for the weekend make sure you check it out.

BMX.CO.NZ LOGO DESIGN COMP

BMX.CO.NZ LOGO DESIGN COMP

The guys from BMX.co.nz are running a logo design comp and have put a pretty big prize for the person with the best design. Check the flyer for details.
So if your a designer and think you have what it takes to win the comp get on to it.. you may win some fresh new parts for your whip.

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NEW SKATEPARKS FOR NZ

NEW SKATEPARKS FOR NZ

Check this out.. just got the inside word on a bunch of new parks proposed to be built sometime towards the end of the year. These amazing designs where done Jason Parks of premiumskatedesigns.co.nz, looking killer.

EDGECOMBE SKATEPARK

INVERCARGILL SKATEPARK

PAEROA SKATEPARK

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FLOW VISUALS BMX JAM

FLOW VISUALS BMX JAM

Here is the official flyer for the Flow Visuals BMX jam and release of the much anticipated NZ BMX movie ‘underground’. The Jam takes place this weekend so if your in the area or don’t mind making the journey there it will defiantly be worth checking out. Hopefully we will have some information soon on how we can purchase the DVD soon.

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