Who are your sponsors?
United Bike Co., Two by Four Store, Bicycle Union, Etnies hooked it up with some shoes the other day.
What year did you start riding and why?
Don’t remember the exact year but I was young. I just loved to ride my bike and when I went to the local trails and saw all the older guys riding the jumps I was instantly hooked.
What was your first bike setup?
Lets see, it was a little red Royce Union, 16 inch.
Who were your top 5 favorite riders to watch in 2000?
Garret Byrnes, Van Homan, Joe Rich, Matt Hoffman, Taj Mihelich.
Who are your top 5 favorite riders to watch in 2010?
Nathan Williams, Sean Burns, Clint Reynolds, Chris Doyle, James Cox.
Who do you ride with the most?
Darryl Tocco, John Reilly, and anyone else around.
Name one thing that you wish would disappear from BMX.
No bikes in concrete skateparks.
What’s the biggest misconception people have about you?
That I’m a complete mess.
Favorite spot of all time?
Thats a tough one, probably Catty or Posh.
Spot/country/city that you’d most like to visit?
I want to go to New Zealand.
Top 3 favorite movies?
Shawshank Redemption, The Big Lebowski, Robin Hood.
3 bands that you currently listen to?
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, The Black Keys, The Duke Spirit.
No session would be complete without _______?
Sun and good friends.
What would you like to see more of in BMX?
People going faster.
What goes through your head when you’re about to do something scary on your bike?
What could happen, and then I just try to block the bad consequences, and try to visualize myself doing whatever I’m about to do.
Name 3 people that you wish could be on every trip with you.
Hmmm, can’t narrow that one down, the United team.
During a filming trip to Austin, you “lost” your bike. Define the word “lost”.
Lost would mean left, or abandoned, hahaha. just left it on someone’s front lawn where I was sleeping.
What was Ian Morris’ (Owner of United) reaction?
He took it pretty well, actually. I was scared, cause I had just started to get hooked up from United, so I thought that was gonna be my last bike from them.
What’s it like traveling with Sean Burns?
Amazing, my cheeks and stomach always hurt from laughing too much whenever I see him. Plus I love to watch him ride, he’s very motivating when riding with him.
Favorite Sean Burns quote or saying?
“Come on, why don’t you put on these boots and do a little dance for me, whats the matter, gone gay?”
Funniest moment so far while filming for Anthem 2?
Talking to french women with Burns, too funny.