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NEWS | SAVE SOUTHBANK!

NEWS | SAVE SOUTHBANK!

London’s Southbank undercroft has gained the reputation as one the UK’s most legendary skate spots – even making the cut to feature (terribly) on Tony Hawks Pro Skater 4! Over the past few years the undercroft has slowly been reduced in size, until now when the spot is threatened with altogether relocation. The area is [...]

May 1, 2013 covanaut ART, BMX, NEWS, SKATEBOARD, SPORT, UK & IRE 0

BMX | EXTREME AMBASSADORS KILLING IT

BMX | EXTREME AMBASSADORS KILLING IT

If you haven’t already, pick yourself up the latest copy of Ride UK BMX Mag. The Lifer/Extreme crew have killed it in this months issue – Maryn Tambling snags yet another  cover shot! Alex Leech Northern John (Deprielle)   [...]

April 22, 2013 covanaut AMBASSADORS, BMX, NEWS, SPORT 1

BMX | BF – IT

BMX | BF – IT

 Volt BMX decided to throw a premier for the much anticipated BF- IT. The documentary that follows the life and times of one of the biggest legends in BMX, Brian Foster. It’s pretty crazy to see someone’s Career and influence that spans 3 generations of BMX crammed into a hour so worth of riding and [...]

December 19, 2012 andrew BMX, NEWS, SPORT, VIDEO 0

BMX | MARTYN TAMBLING 2012

BMX | MARTYN TAMBLING 2012

Originally we hoped to shoot this edit in around three months but this proved easier said then done; finding days where Martyn was free for exploring spots proved rather difficult in between being a husband, father, site foreman and TM for the Verde UK Team amongst other side projects he does. This alongside the atrocious [...]

December 11, 2012 andrew BMX, NEWS, VIDEO 0

BMX | Crocodiles, Bikes and Bodies in South Africa

BMX | Crocodiles, Bikes and Bodies in South Africa

With a lot of the misconceptions that go with wild countries like South Africa (i.e. rape, murder, corruption and all round general nastiness), you could understand people not eagerly  queuing up to go to the country. Hell even I, having spent the first fifteen years of my life there, was a bit sketched out about [...]

November 2, 2012 Craig Stevens BMX, TRAVEL 0

BMX | Niki Croft – Searching Scotland

BMX | Niki Croft – Searching Scotland

With only a week and a half off work, 20Twenty’s Niki Croft went in search of Scotland‘s lesser known BMX spots with friend Ritchie MacIver.  The two traveled to remote locations in the Scottish highlands not too far from home, hyped on the simple pleasures – riding with mates and discovering new spots.  In this [...]

October 26, 2012 covanaut BMX, VIDEO 0

BMX | Bob Manchester Summer 2012 Amity Bike Edit

BMX | Bob Manchester Summer 2012 Amity Bike Edit

Give Bob Manchester 2 weeks, top UK dirt jumps and a bit of sunshine, and out pops this beauty of a BMX edit. Pulled together by the guys over at Amity Bikes, Bob sends it at the Melbourne and Chertsey trails, showing off  great style and big tricks. Bob must have a knack for getting [...]

October 2, 2012 covanaut AMBASSADORS, BMX, VIDEO 0

BMX | A Crucial Day Out In Bristol

BMX | A Crucial Day Out In Bristol

Crucial BMX, the Bristol based rider owned shop has just launched its new website, making it loads easier to purchase from the comfort of your cave.  However, just in case you fancied hitting the shop in person, to make the journey to Bristol that little bit more appealing, Crucial got team riders Lee Enever and [...]

October 1, 2012 covanaut AMBASSADORS, BMX, VIDEO 0