Zombie Archive: September,2009

ABOUT TIME

ABOUT TIME

One of New Zealand’s most well rounded and dialed riders, Kane O’Hagen has just been hook up with EDH Bike Co. That’s some pretty rad news to here for both Kane and EDH.

PHOTOS FROM PA TRAILS

As most of you know Caleb from Whangamata has been in the states from a while shredding PA Trails. He was nice enough to send a bunch of photos through to me of himself and Louis Bolter killing the trails. The photos are so rad and the trails are so epic I decided to make a quick little gallery with the photos HERE.

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HIP FLIP WHIP DIP

HIP FLIP WHIP DIP

Here is a photo of Alan M at the bmx.co.nz vic park jam fliping the hip into the bowl corner. The correct word for this is Bananas!! The reason being not only is it pretty nuts to flip that hip but Alan didn’t realize to after it was the wrong way or him to spin?

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MONDAYS PHOTO

MONDAYS PHOTO

Mike (TripleSix) Lawrence.. Foot jam whip on the RedBull road trip.
Photo by Mike Davies.

TWO KILLER PHOTOS

TWO KILLER PHOTOS

These are two of the best photos I have seen in a while, Shot by Ryan Foley.Love the B&W…

Liam – Look Back.

Amir – Luc-E

UNDER LIGHTS NEW DATE

UNDER LIGHTS NEW DATE

Last Friday night the Under Lights pump track race was suppose to take place but was rained out. So the guys at ABD have postponed it to this Friday coming. Check the flyer for full details. Should be a fun little event so make sure you come along.

LANGLANDS LAND

LANGLANDS LAND

Paul Langlands sent me through this photo of the new jumps he has been building in his back yard over the last week. They should be dialed in and ride able in a few weeks. Looks like its going to be a pretty fun setup. Paul also mention that he might be planning a dirt jam there for sometime in Novemeber which will be rad!

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TROYS BDAY JAM VID

TROYS BDAY JAM VID

Troy from BMX Mafia sent in this video Kendall put together from Troys Birthday Jam at the local trails. Looks like a fun jam… Happy Birthday Troy!

Check out more photos from the jam at BMX Mafia.

PIGGYS TRAILS

PIGGYS TRAILS

Here are some photos from the Dirt Bike Co web page that Piggy sent of his trails in the works.. looks like its going to be a rad chill spot for summer!

NEW JED JAM – MAINSTREET SESSION

NEW JED JAM – MAINSTREET SESSION

Friday the 27th of November, Jed Mildon is holding a jam/comp in Taupo. This is going to be a little different the previous Jed Jams.. Horomatangi St is going to be completely blocked off for the day and Jed is currently constructing a 6ft take off to a 7ft transition landing into a 7ft quarter.

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I HEART TIM

I HEART TIM

I found this photo on my computer while looking for photos of Tim Hales, This is Luke from Tasmania, Luke was a really good friend of Tim’s and lived with him in Melbourne. This photo was taken just before Tim’s funeral.

Lukes Custom Terribleone / Tim Hales Tee.

TIM HALES R.I.P.S

TIM HALES R.I.P.S

One year ago today I lost one of my best friends, he was an amazing rider, and an amazing person!

Rest In Peace Tim Hales… we miss you and will never forget you!!

LEGENDS NEVER DIE! SHRED FOREVER!

HIGH JUMP

HIGH JUMP

Here is some photos fromt he high jump comp that took place at the bmx.co.nz jam last weekend. This was pretty gun to watch, Liam Marshall, Stephen Geddes and Alan Montefiore where the only riders that gave it a good go. Alan took out with a 8 foot boost.There is more photos up at bmx.co.nz.

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MORE PHOTOS FROM THE KAPITI RIDERS

MORE PHOTOS FROM THE KAPITI RIDERS

Lewis Parkinson sent in a few more photos of the Kapiti riders getting the shred on! These where taken at Otaki Park and Kanes house.Riders are Kane, Lewis, Matt and Selden, rad!

Where’s the Grizzzz?

GREYLYNN MINI RAMP UPGRADE

GREYLYNN MINI RAMP UPGRADE

The much loved GreyLynn Mini Ramp looks like it might be up for a bit of a revamp, which is rad because its a super fun mini.These are the concept ideas, looks good! This is what the ramp currently looks like.

MONDAYS PHOTO

MONDAYS PHOTO

Mark Davis (Ewok), the night before the D1NZ Jam with a foot plant whip wall ride.. true Ewok style! Photo by Stephen Geddes.

EDIT: VIC PARK JAM TODAY

EDIT: THE VIC PARK JAM IS ON TODAY, STARTS @ 1PM..

The weather is looking pretty grim out there today and no doubt the vic parks ramps will be soggy as hell. So the jam will be postponed to tomorrow, and its going to kick of about 1pm. Lets hope for good weather!

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ALAN @ HUNTLY

ALAN @ HUNTLY

Here is a photo I shot of Piggy last weekend at the Beverland Trails, 20mins North West of Huntly.. Me and Fraser found the trails a little hard to get through on the BMX, they were a little bumpy and we keeped over jumping the third, still fun as hell none the less. .. Piggy on the other hand had them on lock down and did some killer 3’s over a couple of the jumps.

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PHOTOS FROM WAIHI..

PHOTOS FROM WAIHI..

Martin B sent in these photos of some of the local shredders from Waihi Beach Skate Park.. its rad to see some decent air time in there, that table over the spine is gnarly.. that thing is so f!#ked to jump!White tshirt is Skot Davey, grey top is Richard West

Random fact: Waihi has two of the oldest bowls in NZ and one of them is the first bowl ever built in NZ.

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VIC JAM UPDATE

Looks like there might be a bit of rain this Saturday, so the plan is.. if it rains on Saturday the jam will be run on Sunday.Ryan from BMX.co.nz is the main organizer behind the jam.. so keep an eye out on their site for info!

MOTHERF@#KING KAPITI

MOTHERF@#KING KAPITI

Matt Lauder sent in a bunch of photos of the Kapiti boys riding Kane O’hagan’s house. Rad.. thanks Matt!! Photos are of: Matt, Jahn, Dan, Kane, Louis.

Did I see a Grizz Air in there.. heck yeah!

BMX MAFIA

BMX MAFIA

Check out the BMX Mafia web page.. there is a good write up there from the D1NZ jam along with some photos. There is also some rad trials pics up and looks like Kendal got himself a pretty rad Camera and editing set up!.. so I guess we can expect to see some web vids from the Mafia boys.

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PHOTOS FROM THE WEEKEND

PHOTOS FROM THE WEEKEND

Here is a few photos I snapped over the weekend of Fraser and Luke riding GD Skate park.. enjoy!

Odd photos

Odd photos

Heres a quick update to show you what Iv been up to; I haven’t been slackin; iv been hauling a large format camera around the country side to take these “tilt shift” miniature photos for tec. Theres other photos of jono aswell; and for those of you who watched the bail vid of jono of volucid here the sequence i got of it;

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VICTORIA PARK JAM

VICTORIA PARK JAM

They guys from BMX.co.nz have organized a jam at Victoria park this weekend coming, Sat 12th. Its going to be a pretty casual jam.. not a comp. A get together of riders before the park is gone. There will be a long jump, high jump (on the box) and best 1/4 pipe trick comp on the day with prizes and giveaways from Triplesix,

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PHOTOS BY SAM

PHOTOS BY SAM

Sam Minnell email flicked me an email the other day, he recently dropped his Olympus DLSR and it totally got wrecked, so he has be messing around his film camera and the results are pretty rad. The riding photos are of Asher and Eddie.

You can find more photos from Sam at www.samminnell.comThanks for send in the photos Sam!

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UNDER LIGHTS

UNDER LIGHTS

On Friday the 25th of September ABD will be holding a pump track race called ‘under lights’. The event is tacking place at the ABD pump track, which is 25 Levene Place, Mt Wellington, Auckland. As far as I know all bikes are welcome , MTB and BMX. It kicks of at 6pm and will run to 9pm.

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TRIPLE SIX -TWITTER

Not sure how many of you guys are into Twitter out there but Triple Six NZ has just signed up. So you can now keep an eye on when new arrivals, deals, product highlights, jams/events are happening from 666.

twitter.com/Triplesixnz

20 Q’s WITH ALAN MONTEFIORE

I just put a new feature up, 20 questions with Alan Montefiore and a couple of photos I shot of him in an old run down factory. Enjoy!

20 QUESTIONS WITH ALAN MONTEFIORE

P.s…. the gap he did up the stairs is actually mental!

3RIDE VAN CITY STREET JAM

3RIDE VAN CITY STREET JAM

Mike L from Triplesix found this vid and sent it in. Its of the 3Ride Van City Street Jam that took place last weekend. Check it out, there is a bunch of clips of Louis Bolter shredding including a banger rail as the last clip, rad!

3RIDE — VAN CITY STREET JAM from 3RIDE.com on Vimeo.

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