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Matt Ray has been on a cross-country trip for several weeks and one of the last things he did before heading home was sit down with us and discuss his early bmx days, roar'n at simple session, perfect barspins, and some upcoming life changes. Enjoy!
0:00 - Intro / Traction Coffee
2:50 - Matt’s two month adventure
8:30 - Growing up at Rye Airfield
19:20 - Street or Park rider?
27:10 - East coast vs west coast
32:10 - Shadow/Subrosa from the beginning
37:50 - Dropping out of High School
41:30 - Roar’n at Simple Session
46:20 - Bye Jordans, hello Etnies
51:00 - Nigel Sylvestor
56:40 - Mike Spinner
1:00:00 - Baby Matt Ray!
1:09:50 “People think I’m a jock”
1:15:50 - Barspins
1:21:16 - Not falling once during filming of Boston Massacre
1:34:10 - Instagram questions (some deece ones)
1:42:30 - The nose manual from Boston Massacre