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Offline hotdog

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« Reply #125 on: August 17, 2019, 02:47 PM »
Haro's Tony Murray competing in the Sponsored Ams contest at The Pipeline...
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« Reply #126 on: August 17, 2019, 03:04 PM »
Rich Sigur,close-up...
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« Reply #127 on: August 18, 2019, 10:50 AM »
thanks for sharing, pics were awesome!

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« Reply #128 on: August 27, 2019, 08:52 AM »
A bit closer to home now. I took these early to mid eighties shots during a session at Stiffneck's ramp,close to Alan's original shop in Hindley near Wigan.
Tony Holland (rode Robinson for Alan) with a knarley backside edger!
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From right to left.. Alan Woods,Andy Minshall (Torker Freestyle team), Craig Burrows (Torker Race team) and Tony Holland.
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« Reply #129 on: September 11, 2019, 09:32 AM »
In the spring of 1985 I got the go-ahead from my boss at Manchester City Council to build a state of the art half-pipe in one of the squash courts at the Ardwick Sports Centre. I'd already acquired the ramp plans from the U.S. the year before so we were all set to make the leap from home-made backyard ramps to a pro-rated vert ramp.
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Re: Fifteen from the vault.. more added.
« Reply #130 on: September 11, 2019, 10:04 AM »
Awesome Pics   :coolsmiley: 

Keep them coming  :4_17_5:

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« Reply #131 on: September 13, 2019, 09:30 PM »
Into the 90's and some of you on here may remember the 'lock-ins' at Bones Skatepark in Stockport. 
This is what happened when myself and Dave Arnold (ex Robinson for Alans) got our hands on a pile of wood...
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« Reply #132 on: October 04, 2019, 06:52 PM »
A couple of years and a couple of skateparks later.
Manchester's aptly named Pipeline Skatepark in Ancoats...
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« Reply #133 on: October 04, 2019, 06:59 PM »
It featured on the cover of Ride's March 1999 issue ...
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« Reply #134 on: October 05, 2019, 09:36 AM »
Awesome thread
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