How many weekends/days were you away from home and at a BMX jam/contest or on tour?
Patrick Casey: 2017 has been my busiest year by far. I went to every contest I could, it was hard leaving the kids and wife for so many weeks at a time.
What was the best event you went to this year that gets your vote?
Patrick Casey: Night Harvest and Ultimate X, because I love SA. The people who put on the events were awesome, had so much planned for us to do, and my wife came with me. It was a nice escape for the both of us.
What contest placing were you stoked on this year?
Patrick Casey: Probably the first stop at BMX Triples. It was nice to podium first contest of the season.
What trick/move were you happy to pull for the first time this year?
Patrick Casey: Fakie cash roll for the dream yard 3 video.
Worst thing that happened while you’re on the road?
Patrick Casey: I got the flu in Australia for the Vans Cup. Kevin Peraza spent his down time taking care of me. Thanks Kevin!
Best meal you had?
Patrick Casey: In Guadalajara, we went to a restaurant called Tomaté, best food ever.
Best party you visited in 2017?
Patrick Casey: The Monster X Games after party was definitely a good time.
Raddest person you got to hang out with this year?
Patrick Casey: Definitely Jonathan Camacho. Good times in China.
Plans for 2018?
Patrick Casey: Keep going to as many contests as I can, keeping up with the YouTube channel, and making memories with the family.
Pics by Colin Mackay, CDR, BdJ, Pat Casey