Brisbane in Winter – 99 Bikes Tradeshow

I recently had the opportunity thanks to Colony to head up to Brisbane to do a few shows at Colony HQ for a trade show that was organised for 99 Bikes to promote the 2016 range of Colony, Division and Academy bikes.  Being in Brisbane, or anywhere in Queensland, in winter is never a bad […]

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Simon, Mark Ronson and myself – photo by Nina Wiltshire

Splendour in the Grass, Mark Ronson BMX Show 2015

Splendour in the Grass is a massive, 3 day festival in Byron Bay, Australia that was sold out for 2015 meaning there were roughly around 40,000 people getting rowdy. With some of the biggest music acts on the planet playing it is definitely going to be going off. On the Friday night of day 1, […]

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Pedalling Megaspin_Photo by Cooper Brownlee

Photoshoot with Cooper Brownlee

Coops is possibly one of the busiest dudes in BMX. Not only does he run the Focalpoint BMX media outlet, stone and mag, he is also my team manager at Colony, a photographer, videographer and a pro-rider. He covers all the bases and covers them well. And he’s a top bloke to round it all […]

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Cape Patterson

Landscapes in Gippsland

I’ve been living in Gippsland on the south eastern area of Victoria for coming up to two years now. It’s been an awesome time and in that period I’ve been pretty lucky to travel around, here’s a few shots of the area. You can catch more on my instagram @shanebadman

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Nike Air Flight 89s – straight up

Shoe review: Nike Air Flight 89

Any BMX Flatland rider at any level from beginner through to pro, will tell you that one of the biggest challenges in the game is getting a decent pair of shoes to ride in. Everyone has a different idea of what works and what doesn’t and this is usually pretty heavily influenced by the type […]

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Rubena Dom Tyre

Tyre pressure for BMX Flatlanders

One of the questions that a lot of BMXers get asked is: “how much do you run in your tyres??”. Everyone has a different idea about what is best and what works. While it does come down to personal preference on tyre pressure there are a few things to keep in mind. For a BMX […]

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Always good to roll deep with your crew. Kyoto

Japan Flatark Contest trip – 2014

This trip was a long time in the making. The Australian BMX Flatland crew had been talking for a long time about a trip away. And when I say a long time, I’m talking maybe 10+ years. So with the motivation of Paul Chamberlain who got everyone on board and organised and the final stop […]

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