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Backyard Jammer – Thalente Biyela

Thalente (meaning ‘talent’ in Zulu) is an up and coming skateboarder from Durbs. He’s aptly named as anyone will tell you who has seen this boy session – he’s definitely got the talent and a bag full of tricks. However unlike his contemporaries and the other okes that skate down by North Beach, Thalente is a street kid. This remarkable fella has big hopes and dreams for his skateboarding future, though - Thalente hopes to become one of the first black kids from South Africa to earn a living from skating. We chat to this young Backyard Jammer about being on the streets and how skateboarding has changed his life.

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Team Mongoose in South Africa – BMX Video

BMX heavyweights Paul Ryan and James Ivett spent 2 weeks in South Africa with our very own BMX legends Greg Illingworth and Stuart Loudon taking in the sites, getting some riding in and having a bit of jol. The full write can be found in issue 160 of Ride BMX UK. Check out the video of their visit!

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Darryl Curtis – 2012 Dakar Rally Interview

SA Offroad and Enduro Champion, two-time Roof of Africa winner and overall badass international competitor, Darryl Curtis returned home last week in pretty high spirits following his 22nd overall finish (and 2nd in the amateur division) in the 2012 Dakar Rally. 15 gruelling days through South America (Argentina, Chile, Peru), the Dakar Rally is the toughest, most dangerous off-road endurance race in the world and 2012 was no exception to casualties. Curtis’ 22nd place finish is impressive in itself, but when you consider this is his very first Dakar Rally, well, you really have to hand it to the South African rider. Having touched down at O.R.Tambo to a warm welcome home by friends, family and sponsors – Darryl took some time out for a little Q & A about this year’s Dakar with LW Mag.

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Rolling Retro 2012 Rocked!!!

One could have been forgiven for thinking you had walked onto a beach in the tropics on Saturday, thanks to a windless and sunny day at Llandudno, Cape Town, with some seriously warm water for the Cape. You would also have thought you had been taken back in time as the retro boards, costumes and wetsuits dotted the beach. Fun waves, around a 1000 people and of course fantastic vibes, all came together to further build on the Rolling Retro’s reputation for the most fun day in SA Surfing.

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Nitro Circus The Movie 3D Official Trailer

Here’s the first glimpse of the much anticipated Nitro Circus - The Movie 3D featuring Travis Pastrana and the whole Nitro Circus crew. This 3D film promises to be epic featuring only the most impossible, ridiculous, insane and FU-NNY stunts imaginable. A release date hasn’t been set yet but the guys have assured fans the entire movie has been filmed and they’re currently waiting on postproduction, editing and the distributors. We can’t wait! Watch the trailer here!

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