Re: Sarah Walker Wins Second World Bmx Title

Postby faux_name on Mon 27/Jul/09 7:47pm

:D
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Re: Sarah Walker Wins Second World Bmx Title

Postby Spokes on Mon 27/Jul/09 7:56pm

faux_name wrote:
Spokes wrote:
Joshguy01 wrote:Wait, it has cranks, pedals, wheels, tyres, bars, a frame... Nothing like it? Twat. I was simply trying to get an idea of the size in comparison to a bike like that, got an issue with that?


These are a few riders you may have heard of that have or still do race BMX,

Brian Lopes, Eric Carter, The Andertons, Sam Hill, Jared Graves, Toby Henderson, Jessie James, some aussie guy that loses the TDF each year, Steve Peat .................


I think you mean the Athertons??

Pix, interview, and race video on Martha Hucker: http://marthahucker.com/2009/07/27/doub ... mx-champs/


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Re: Sarah Walker Wins Second World Bmx Title

Postby Joshguy01 on Mon 27/Jul/09 7:58pm

Hey Spokes, I said I didn't like the bikes, said I respect the riders and that the are incredibly skilled
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Re: Sarah Walker Wins Second World Bmx Title

Postby faux_name on Mon 27/Jul/09 8:04pm

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Re: Sarah Walker Wins Second World Bmx Title

Postby Horey_Kustoms on Mon 27/Jul/09 8:11pm

Just to let everybody know
Sarah Walker wasn't just the only New Zealander to win world title

other World 1 place getter's from N.Z were

Rico Bearman
Tahlia Hanson
Nick Fox

Those are just the few I can think of, off the top of my head
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Re: Sarah Walker Wins Second World Bmx Title

Postby Spokes on Mon 27/Jul/09 10:07pm

Horey_Kustoms wrote:Just to let everybody know
Sarah Walker wasn't just the only New Zealander to win world title

other World 1 place getter's from N.Z were

Rico Bearman
Tahlia Hanson
Nick Fox

Those are just the few I can think of, off the top of my head


Yes, And this is a very good point. :)

Also an oldie like me came #2 to Dale Holmes in 40 to 45 Cruiser. And my hero from when I was 13 is still racing and got a the #1 in 45+ Cruiser. :cool:
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Re: Sarah Walker Wins Second World Bmx Title

Postby Spokes on Mon 27/Jul/09 10:10pm

faux_name wrote:
Heheh, just thought I'd point it out in a low key way before someone comes along and does the OMGZ YOU DUNNO WHO DA AFFERTONZ IS OMG WTF OLDFAGZ thing that seems to go on in here so much these days! :p I make little mistakes like that all the time, and it IS good to get told... but in a polite(ish) way :blush:

You have a good point though, lots of top mtbers did or do race bmx :thumbsup:


All good. :thumbsup:

Its good to a lady get TV time for a cycling event to. I think that may come back to the Sarah Ulmer effect. I hope it helps the sport to.
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Re: Sarah Walker Wins Second World Bmx Title

Postby Chickenman on Mon 27/Jul/09 10:17pm

Spokes wrote: some aussie guy that loses the TDF each year


Nicole Kidman :eh:
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Re: Sarah Walker Wins Second World Bmx Title

Postby Spokes on Mon 27/Jul/09 10:20pm

Chickenman wrote:
Spokes wrote: some aussie guy that loses the TDF each year


Nicole Kidman :eh:


Took me a minute to get that. :lol:
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Re: Sarah Walker Wins Second World Bmx Title

Postby Chickenman on Mon 27/Jul/09 10:20pm

According to the time stamp, 3 actually!
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Re: Sarah Walker Wins Second World Bmx Title

Postby Spokes on Mon 27/Jul/09 10:24pm

:)
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Re: Sarah Walker Wins Second World Bmx Title

Postby Chickenman on Mon 27/Jul/09 10:31pm

Awesome! I wanna see that movie again, but I'm scared it'll be even worse than I remember it!
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Re: Sarah Walker Wins Second World Bmx Title

Postby Spokes on Mon 27/Jul/09 10:36pm

Chickenman wrote:Awesome! I wanna see that movie again, but I'm scared it'll be even worse than I remember it!


I dont think you are old enough to rember this guy, but he raced here BITD. Stompin Stu Thomson. He was the Lance Armstrong of BMX.

http://www.bangpictures.com/tv/stu_teaser.html
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Re: Sarah Walker Wins Second World Bmx Title

Postby Chickenman on Mon 27/Jul/09 10:41pm

That looks fricken cool! I'll keep an eye out for that. Why do BMX tracks no longer have sweepers :(
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Re: Sarah Walker Wins Second World Bmx Title

Postby faux_name on Mon 27/Jul/09 11:38pm

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