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Wheel Talk | Shine Together

Another straight certified hood classic in this one from Slum Worm and the Wheel Talk gang! Love seeing me some Congo and Boothby in the mix too, always adds some nice spice. Love the way it was cut together too and Slum’s ending trick is so wild on a bike that big, don’t miss!

Introducing: The BACK TO TRACK JAM

Today’s announcement brings us back to 2009: Keo spins, 650c front wheels, and track bike frames galore. Today we present the 1st annual Back to Track jam! A trick track exclusive event brought to you by us going down on September 25th.

Here’s how it’s going down:

This is a track bike exclusive mostly flat ground competition, but all kinds of cyclists are encouraged to come hang out. Bring your best keo spins, wheelies, fish n chips, and everything in between!

There will be 2 divisions: PRO and AM. Use your best judgement to decide where you lie. If you’re too good for AM though I’ll have to bump you up. PRO division will have cash prizes for top 3 and some product for 4th and 5th place, while AM division will have product prizes for top 5.

We’ll have riders perform 2 3 minute runs in heats of about 3 and judge the best run. From there we’ll narrow down a top 5 in each division. In top 5, riders will perform 2 solo 3 minute runs and we’ll take the best run to decide results!

We’ll have side events too that are free for everyone to participate in, including a best trick jam format, footdown, trackstand competition, and more! There will be something for everyone here.

Registration:

Non-refundable pre registration is available and preferred HERE for a reduced price of $5! Day of competition registration is also available for $10, cash only. All proceeds go towards the prize pool for the pro division winners. We will also be contributing $200 to the prize pot!

PLEASE KEEP IN MIND:

This is not a city coordinated event. It’s possible that we may get kicked out of the park, so we have a few riding distance back up spots nearby that we can head to so we can continue. Also because it’s not an official city event, we need to be as respectful as possible to everyone in and around the park.

Big thank you to all the sponsors contributing prizes including:

Master Bike Co

BROKE BOYZ

Destroy Bikes

Origin 8

FOAD Gang

Wheel Talk

Fixated FGFS

Hold Fast

LA Brakeless

CSK

SLOWWHEELZ

FTWCRW

Zulu Fixed

Lets have some fun! Register HERE

Can I Still Ride 700c?

Yesterday I woke up at 6AM and I suddenly got an urge to pull out my old 700c LDG Hammer build. I haven’t had a real session on that bike in about 3 years (since I started riding for Ruff), so I knew it was definitely gonna feel weird. I made some small changes to the bike recently and it inspired me to hop back on it, so I took it to the park to see if I can still ride it the way I used to. Enjoy and thanks for watching!

DESTROY FRAME DROP

Destroy just released their new “Destroy Unicorn Killer Comp” frame and it looks killer. A more compact version of their famous Unicorn Killer series. Thing looks ready to shred out the gate. Heres what Destroy has to say about it:

“The evolution of a classic DESTROY FGFS Frame. Built for all around carnage on the street at the park heck why not dirt. A compact version of the frame that set modern day FGFS. Now with a geometry oriented to fit a greater range of riders while offering a centered and reliable under body feel.

With the idea always being that the UNICORN KILLER COMP would be put though constant torture we complimented this frame with one of our strongest rear ends and dropouts that fit 14mm axels.”

Specs:

Frame Weight: 5 LBS

Frame Sizes (IN):  N/A

Seat Tube C-T (IN): 13

Stand-over (IN) 28.8

Top tube C-C (IN): 22.5

Chainstay Length (IN): 15.16

Head tube Angle: 74.75º

Seat Tube Angle: 71.5º

Tire Clearance: 2.3

Seatpost Dia. (mm): 27.2

Seat Tube O.D. (mm): 31.8

Headset Type: 1-1/8″ Threadless. Integrated, 45ºX45º SPC*

B.B. Shell Width (mm): 73

B.B. Type: Mid

B.B Drop (mm): -6

Rear Hub Spacing (mm): 120

Dropouts: 14mm

Wheel Size: 26IN 

Material: True Temper, 4130 Chromoly

*Forks sold separate (Geo based on a 420mm fork)

ORDER HERE

Can You Trick A Stock Track Bike? P3 Cycles Review

P3 Cycles hit me up and wanted to send a bike this way for a review. So in our latest video, watch me put it to the test and see how it stacks up as a trick bike!

Make sure to visit the P3 Cycles website and use code “SUCKMYCOGJUL21” for 10% off any bike on the site!