Flashback: 1996 Standard Commercial

This twenty year old commercial that ran in The Shady Bunch is just one of the many reasons that Standard was the end all be all of BMX awesomeness in the mid-nineties! This recording of it playing on a tv is the only trace of it I could find on the web. Even as ghetto… Continue reading Flashback: 1996 Standard Commercial

Flashback: Base Brooklyn – The Shady Bunch

Man, I forgot how much shady ass shit went down in this classic video from Base Brooklyn! They did call it “The Shady Bunch” though. My favorite has to be the 7-11 locals ruthlessly and repeatedly throwing a small child down into the mud. I’d love to know the story behind that one! Aside from… Continue reading Flashback: Base Brooklyn – The Shady Bunch

Scanned: Robbie Morales & Lawan Cunningham’s 1995 Univega Poster

“The wack pack is on the attack!” Why anyone would think that would be a good slogan to sell bikes is completely beyond me. Given it was the 90s and shit was kind of kooky, but even at 15 I thought this was weird. It certainly didn’t have me saving up my lunch money to… Continue reading Scanned: Robbie Morales & Lawan Cunningham’s 1995 Univega Poster

Remembering X with Robbie Morales

Man, Robbie’s nosed in over clear of the first jump at the second X Games is permanently burned into my memory. I really wish I could find a picture of it cause it was something to see!

DKNY Robbie Morales in New York Hard Core

Here’s an oldie of Cult’s bossman Robbie Morales getting it in back in the day. Not only does it have some footage of the infamous 7-11 trails but it also contains what might just be the best trails run of all time. Five toboggans in a row! Classic fucking Robo!

Scanned: Robbie Morales’ Ride Issue 25 Cover

The other day while helping out at my parents house and I noticed the remnants of some BMX pictures that I used to have hanging on the walls. There’s actually still a poster of Brian Foster permanently fused to one of the walls due to a broken water pipe many years ago. Anyway, seeing those… Continue reading Scanned: Robbie Morales’ Ride Issue 25 Cover