Wednesday, 5 January 2011

Bill Neumann ruled!


Effortless style, I always remember reading about Bill in the pages of Freestylin/Go, heres one of the tricks at 00:46 that i've wanted to see for years! This was 1988!!

11 comments:

Sean & Tara said...

Wow!! Bill was waaay ahead of his time. He could have easily competed & probably won Pro Flatland back then.

flatmatters said...

No doubt, effortless style, always a treat to come across some Bill footage.

Raso said...

and no freecoaster...

flatmatters said...

Skills to pay the bills raso! I hope more footage of Bill goes online, especially from that NBL contest in Virginia, would love to see a bunch of that footage, anyone have that?

Howard said...

SICK Bill Neuman not enough of this cat smooooth dude all aboard one of those Kuwahara'a ,note : that straddleroni i recall Carlo Griggs doin it or trying it Holeshot 87 ,remember that E ?

flatmatters said...

yes I do howard, this is where he got it from haha...

flatmatters said...

Then modern day, Martti did it, then Phil owned it.

Howard said...

Cool , never knew he got if from Carlo but i know he was in the States at a few comps around this time.did Carlo invent it ?

flatmatters said...

No Bill did it first. Carlo brought it back here.

Howard said...

check 1:31 on the vid, Carlo was trying it at 1987 Holeshot before he went to the States http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5B4LtKLt0b0

flatmatters said...

I'll have to ask him Howard, pretty sure i remember him saying about Bill doing this.