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Ade interview coming soon

with 2 comments

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Zoom lens multiple elments + small light source pointing towards camera = Bare Flare. Flare is where it’s at, yo.

Yes that’s right, the chap who kindly sponsored Birmingham’s first alleycat race is going to tell us all about his BMX racing past. Look forward to tales of coccyx-crunching crashes at cocks-more BMX track, and pissed up Pros in Paradise parties with Dale Holmes and Geth Shooter.

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The shop is on a rocking ship, hence the severely tilted horizon. Either that or I was pissed and falling over.

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Written by Captain Buckles

17 January, 2009 at 6:48 pm

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  1. Faze7 rings a bell…. Jon Dye saying something negative about them in Ride Magazine about 11 years ago…

    Fixup

    18 January, 2009 at 1:43 pm

  2. I know an old fella called graham dixon ( I think) hes 52 or so. knows bare history about UK BMX, used to run a team called Faze7 apparently. Told me about when a kid without barplugs hand his handlebars plunged through his chest mid-race.

    shamim

    18 January, 2009 at 12:13 am


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