Let’s see what Kink Bike Co, Relentless and Vans rider Matt Priest’s highlights are for 2009.
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1 – Rider
A person or rider you think has stood out, [someone who you had good times with and needs a shout out]
—Bob Manchester! I had some of the best sessions with him in his backyard, it was differently a big highlight of the year, he won NASS dirt and Patrick’s Lord of Dirt in France. Also he’s sent some mental bangers but still flowing around with style.
2 – Photo
Your favourite photo, [a photo you might have taken or been in]
—Heath Pinter’s huge flatty over the hip at his trails was sick!
3 – Web Edit / DVD
Your favourite video/DVD, [web edit or a video you have worked on]
—Chase Hawk and Justin Inman French trails tour. Chilled video easy to watch over and over again, good trails and sick riding, defiantly one of the best this year. (link to video)
4 – Event / Time and place
Highlight event such as a competition/jam, or even an random event that occurred while you while you were out on your bike with friends?
—Favourite event for me has to be in Penyier, France ‘Vans Kill the Line. ‘ It was an awesome weekend jam/contest at some of the best trails in Europe; being with some of the best riders and friends, chillin in the sun having a session then after, everyone having a few drinks [Some people had more than others!].
5 – Ride UK BMX
Your highlight from Ride UK, could be an article you’ve been in or just read, a front cover or even one of the videos featured on our site?
—Bas’s air and video is easily one of the best things Ride UK has covered this year.