Who are your sponsors?
Bone Deth, Eclat Components, Osiris Shoes, Lip-Service.
What year did you start riding and why?
1994, but more so into 1995. I started riding bikes due to the disgust I developed towards sports. The coaches, I hate to be taught, I like to learn, myself. BMX gives that.
Why didn’t you like street riding when you started in your early BMX days?
I was under the impression that only racing and dirt jumping was cool. My brother also had me convinced that freestylers sucked and were goofy.
Who were your top 5 favorite riders to watch in 1996?
Kris Bennett, Jimmy Levan, Mike “Weasel” Still, Mike Rotondo, Wilbur Barrick.
Who are your top 5 favorite riders to watch in 2010?
Colt Fake, Kert Petersel, Albie Bennett, Abdual, and a toss between Brian Yeagle and Geoff Slattery.
Who do you ride with the most?
I ride mostly with Ferbert, Chris Crawford, Karter, Albie, Party Management, and Lee Hopkins.
Name one thing that you wish would disappear from BMX.
What would you like to see more of in BMX?
Loose cannons and more rock n’ roll oriented atmospheres, more footwork and crashes. Too many dialed riders these days.
What’s the biggest misconception people have about you?
That I drink. I don’t really drink. Time to time a few beeeers, kid. So if you see me and want to buy me a shot, buy me a fucking coke.
Best spot of all time?
Spot/country/city that you’d most like to visit?
I’ve lost faith in new places to ride, but anywhere in Scandinavia seems taste.
Top 3 favorite movies?
Street Trash, The Jerk, Deadly Weapons.
3 bands that you currently listen to?
The Ramones, Link Wray, the Lurkers.
No session would be complete without _______?
What are you thinking when you’re about to try something dead man on your bike?
At the moment, it’s usually WHY AM I DOING THIS? Then a strange demon like power takes over my body and I just watch like as if it’s a helmet cam.
Name 3 people that you wish could be on every trip with you.
Ferbert, Albie, Alex Liiv.
Funniest moment so far while filming for Anthem 2?
Pittsburgh parking lot attendant trying to tackle me.
What do you look for in a BoneDeth team rider?
Weirdo, loose, fast, has to have the ability to be some type of monster.
Favorite Jimmy LeVan saying?
Damn these bicycle demons!!
What was your dad’s reaction to you winning NORA cup last year?
Bum of the year cup, now I can bum for change with it, he’s stoked now though.
How’d you pick up German and French so fast?
It’s coded gibberish. Gibberish comes naturally when your weird and glued.
How much money did you waste on spoiled milk while in Europe?
Well over 150 dollars.
Any closing words?
Ah yes, I have my temporary driver’s license… and my astronaut application form… I didn’t pass that though, I failed everything but the date of birth…