DIG MAGAZINE ISSUE 80
ON THE COVER
001: Ruben Alcantara and his 3rd DIG cover, Fuengirola, Spain. Photo by Ed Docherty
014 Ballbag: Salt makes a comeback.
020 Ignition: Life in Stereo. Don’t judge a book by it’s cover…
028 Head First?: Why are we still not wearing helmets? A selection of riders including Van Homan, Tom White and Mike Taylor share their thoughts
030 Accelerate: Eric Bugbee puts a BMX movie back on the big screen. You’ll never see more ‘RAD’ references in one issue…
038 Videostore: The Gully Factory interview.
026 Repo: Jimmy Levan and the Forecastle music fest.
040 Anthem 2: A collection of classic photos (and more) shot over the past three years during the making of Stew Johnson’s recently released and soon to be legendary Anthem sequel.
060 Sturdy Wrists: Federal’s Chris ‘Millsy’ Mills; that smoke-free ginger guy who rides down rails and throws himself down stairs.
068 Portland <30>: Fourteen riders from the diverse Portland scene cross the ‘Generation F’ age divide and share their thoughts on everything from Rad the Movie to Burnside. Note: article includes Jeremy Davis.
084 Productivity: Helping you spend that Xmas money wisely.
090 Instore: STF and Notion. Support your local bike shop!
094 Low Profile: BSD’s Reed Stark, minus his pearly white teeth.
100 Lost For Words: A Vans Kill the Line pictorial special.
110 Travel Sickness: What the fuck is BMX FU?
114 Engage: Jeff Martin and Paul Ryan shoot the shit.
126 Digital Crunch: Send us photos and win shoes from Etnies. Easy…
128 Backchat: Cover boy Ruben and his guilty secret.
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Be sure to check this great video of Ruben, in which he talks about his back injury, his road to recovery and his love for BMX and something so simple as hopping a curb. Oh, and there’s also some typically amazing riding footage too. You can even see a clip of his cover tyreslide! This is inspiring and definitely worth a watch
Catching up with Ruben >>