At the start of the year the UK MacNeil riders, Billy Cooper, Mike King and Vinny Mayne flew over the pond to Autin, TX to escape the British weather. Check out what they got up to below.
MacNeil UK riders Billy Cooper, Mike King and Vinny Mayne got themselves across to the BMX heart the United States, Austin, Texas in March to dodge the English weather and to be tested by every BMX annoyance..
Running immediately into the SXSW music festival, skateboarding tours, broken iPhones, thunderstorms and a bewilderingly busy city overpopulated by an extra 250,000 people, the team searched to find what they could that hadn’t already been done in one of the most exposed cities in the world, all whilst enjoying one of the best places on earth.
Song: The Jezabels – Endless Summer
Filmed on a Panasonic HMC-40, Canon 550D, Canon 60D with Canon 50mm f/1.8, Sigma 10mm fisheye and Tamron 28-200mm lenses.
Edited in Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects CS5 by Mike King for MacNeil Bikes and Seventies Distribution.