After being inundated with videos from the 2019 Battle Of Hastings for the past few days, why not slow the pace a little and enjoy some photos? Here’s a bunch I shot during the first two days of practice—most of which have been on the Gram, but now you can peep ’em all in one place. Posting practice photos a couple days after the contest is over… guess you could say I’m a day late and a dollar short, but it’s never too late for a good photo(s).
After being inundated with videos from the 2019 Battle Of Hastings for the past few days, why not slow the pace a little and enjoy some photos?
Our BMX submission courtesy of Gordan Macdonald featuring Quin Ellis. 21-year-old SoCal local Quin is in the Fire Academy, so he rides, films, and skates during the few months in between his training because he’ll get dropped if he gets hurt. Sounds crazy, but at least Quin makes it count when he gets the chance because he shreds and makes it look casual, too.
When you make it to the finals, you gotta turn it up. And turn it up they did. The 12 riders in Street Finals at FISE went off! And shout out to Boyd Hilder, who dropped a flawless first run packed with a variety of tricks on every obstacle and took the win in his first street specific contest ever.
Earlier this week, the top women riders in BMX announced they won’t be attending summer X Games in Minneapolis. Their hopes of finally getting an actual competition at X Games 2019 for Women’s BMX Park with medals and prize money where met with an offer to do another demo. We followed up with Nina Buitrago and X Games...