Mike Saavedra

From Riverside to San Diego.

Day three. Woke up bright and early yesterday to meet up with Ben Crockett from BMX Plus! Rode an amazing wooden hip, street around riverside, and then went back to the burger banks for a second session. Those might be the best bank to walls I’ve ridden: at the end, […]

April 9, 2012

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Day 2 Cali Road Trip

Early one today. Thanks to Mike Lakin for letting us swing by for a solid 3 hour session. Perfect weather, minimal wind, and good vibes. Headed to Caso Moto for lunch then split for a session: half split to Blue Bench while Baldy Alvarado took the rest of us to […]

April 6, 2012

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Cali Road Trip

Got into Cali after some long flight(s) from Florida. The key is to get as early a flight as possible so you’re forced to nap.

April 5, 2012

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Monday News Montage

Just got these photos this morning after a Sunday session at Blue Bench. Saavedra’s new Deluxe frame with Profile componentry. Dialed. While building orders in the shop on Friday, we found these floating around. One of about 100 sets of Profile magnesium “Feather-Lite” hub sets made in 1983. Degroot threw […]

January 30, 2012

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Monday News Montage.

Aaron Sarkisian (owner/founder) of the Cassleberry trails went on the air Friday to educate the general public on their trails. Degroot recorded the interview and you can listen to it here. Support! Mike Saavedra sent this note over this morning: “I took the proceeds from the blue bench color way […]

January 9, 2012

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Grab bag of news.

I posted up a quick Q and A with Degroot on Mr. Bike and Board/Deco last night. Click here for a classic Degroot yarn: Mike Saavedra sent over this photo from a new line at Blue Bench. Not sure how he was able to get create the Jurassic look? […]

December 16, 2011

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