A non comprehensive guide to getting by while on the road… Times have changed so some of these innovations will be irrelevant, some of them are petty crimes, nonetheless the easiest way to get by, traveling with limited means is to fill your car with like minded wanderers so you can all split the cost… Continue reading
One Taking two steps up a pair of offset cinder blocks, I crept behind the cheap, pink, plastic shower curtain, cordoning off an open air toilet, raised, just high enough, so the shit and piss could drain into somewhere out of sight. Twenty four hours into Mexico, the only object witnessed marking manufacturing ties to… Continue reading
American dreaming… Ithaca New York. This was all shot during a quick late winter session at the FBM Warehouse, which also houses the FBM Machine Shop!
BEHIND THE SHUTTER WITH MEL STOUTSENBERGER The basis of this interview is purely selfish. As a child of 70’s BMX, I’ve been infatuated with the photos of Mel Stoutsenberger since I first laid eyes on them. His ability to capture not only action, but the atmosphere and electricity of the moment is uncanny. Background details,… Continue reading
I visited a friend’s farm in Castle Hayne North Carolina, his name is Andrew Lorek, a fourth generation farmer on family land who grew up BMXing… A modest plot of acreage on the outskirts of an old port city, it had been used for just about every kind of crop, mainly lettuce, bell peppers and… Continue reading
In Speaking with my father, Stephen John Crandall, about my Grandfather Barrett Lowell Crandall, and his service in the Army during World War 2, he showed me these letters written home from the war against Germany and the Axis powers while in France. We looked at these written words from before my Dad was even… Continue reading
A few snaps of Brian Foster, Clint Reynolds, Matty Aquizap, Jackson Allen and John Tillman at Eastside trails in Austin Texas…
Part 1. It’s the kind of place you’d end up, when chasing some dream that doesn’t quite work out, and you don’t have enough money to get back to the place you used to call home. Usually on the south or the east end, just barely on the wrong side of the tracks, where the… Continue reading
STEADY ROLLIN- Cody Diggs! from FBM BMX on Vimeo. On behalf of Tioga BMX– This segment was featured in issue 79 of Props! Check out a copy here for the entire Video!