Photogallery: CruzFest 2016
Cruz Fest Was the perfect start to the 2016 Fest Series.
Thanks to the hard work of a small crew of Santa Cruz locals and the support of the Fest Series, the boys came together for some all time times. The Swanpound let the Fest roll through for a second year on their gem of a property.
Photos form five photographers , Lots of good action ! Stay up for the High light edit coming out shortly… Enjoy
Photos by Héctor Saura / Bicycle Nightmares
Ride or Die if you know whats up.
Arik Swan, owner of the Swanpound, soaking up some post ride vibes.
Makken rolled right in and came up short on the first day. Down for now, up again soon.
DG, always the first to grab the tools.
Course master Clyde, keeping everything moist.
Topo says ” head to Bicyclenightmares.com For more Cruz Fest action ”
KJ pumping the grease gun.
Randy Spangler (the legend) Came out and got after it. Unfortunately a OTB took him out for the week. Healing vibes Spang.
Bereman poking it out
Photos by Toby Cowley
Andreu & Adolf riding Loco
Dustin & Vink with the Toboggan
Damon Iwanaga volunteered to dig, and got an invite to ride. Dude knows whats up.
Andy with the legendary superman.
Brenden Howie, with the dog breathing down his neck.
KJ towing Swan in.
Sorge did these from his first to last hit.
..He also did these.
Dirty laughs and clean crashes.
Aggy with the under flip/spin thing.
The dog barkin’ at the moon.
Brandon looking like he’s on a BMX.
Dustin Gilding bossing it sideways.
Tyler with his classic steez.
Sam Reynolds dangling a clean super man.
Jim Hillsack came out and killed it. Awesome guy with an insane bag of tricks.
Tyler Bereman Came out for the second year, and made everything look too easy.
Whip winner Aggy, showing everybody why.
Dusty Wygle is a nut.
More Bereman insanity.
R-Dog was one of the two to spin the big jump.
Old moves never looked so fresh.
Andy dangling a steezy flamingo.
Arik Swan with the OG whips.
Photos by Justin Olsen.
Earning the jumps, all day.
Any bike, any jump, the dogs got it.
Reynolds spinning for the boys.
Aptos st. BBQ provided the crew with an amazing night of delicious smokehouse goods and beer. A must go if you’re in the Santa Cruz area.
You wouldn’t know from the style that Nico Vink spent the winter off the bike healing.
Ethan Nell has a big future in freeride. Keep watching.
Photos by Ian Collins
KJ loving the last set.
BB guns are endless entertainment.
Andreu switching bikes for a few laps.
This shot is insane…….
Howie loving it.
Classic Spangler style.
Gilding folding it.
Brandon getting bendy.
Ray George looking confident on his prototype Dark Industries bike.
Jordie Lunn, red was a good day.
Nico Vink, toboggan to table.
Damon aka The Flyin’ Hawaiian.
Photos by Ale De Lullo
Spangler BBQing for the wolf pack
Swany sitting back and enjoying the show.
Bereman with the steeze table top
Effortless style for the swan.
Jimmy Hill has some epic moves !
Jimmy cracking it !
Jimmy with a double grab.
Adolf Silva with a double grab
Aggy with the Flip no hands
Reynolds has mastered this no handed super man !!!
Jordie laying out the lazy steeze
Trail boss Kyle Jameson spinning like a champ.
Good times ! The Trophies were awarded by the riders for the riders , each award was a custom painted CruzFest Helmet, Best Style – Rdog, Best Whip – Aggy , Best Line – Reynolds, Best Trick- Dusty W, CRUZKING !- Andreu
Photos by Uncle Metal
The jumps were shredded, and then good times were had.
Another huge thanks to the Swanpound for letting us infest there land , Five Ten shoes , Clif Bar, College Cyclery, and GoPro.