I might not be as old as some of the guys that showed up for last Saturday’s 40 years of BMX gathering in Long Beach, but still so fascinated with our BMX history and being able to have a nice chat with a few of BMX’ legendary pioneers I looked up to as a kid, is a nice treat on its own.
There have been more then a few old skool meetings these past few years, including the Hall of Fame induction in San Diego and the (hopefully) annual Woodward West reunion, so it was nice to see Scot Breithaupt
giving something back to the BMX community and perhaps educate some of the younger riders out there (seat posts were indeed longer then 3 inches at one point in time).
Vans had the booth setup to hand out free shoes/ shirts/ stickers/ etc, which was all gone within 2 hours time of course…who doesn’t want free shit?
I think the photos speak for themselves and all together it was a nice 3 hours before everyone got ready to go on the Giant Get a clue