Photo Of The Day | October 17th, 2015


Now that the offseason is here, we've got some time to browse our hard drives and look at photos taken throughout the year. We'll highlight each shot in a daily post, with the image sized to fit your computer screen or smartphone and described with a small backstory…

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Today's Photo Of The Day is an image that I snapped during the last 30 minutes my trip to Woodward West, and the stylish rider in the shot is young Max Lee (son of Troy Lee). A few weeks ago, I headed up to Tehachapi, CA to cover Brian Lopes' All Star Weekend/birthday bash. Every year that he's able to, the mountain bike world champion assembles a list of friends from various disciplines (BMX, Downhill MTB, cycling, motocross, etc.) to come together for a weekend of fun at a location of his choice, so for this time around Lopes decided upon Woodward West. Secretly, it's his birthday, too!
I raced BMX for a while when I was a kid, so I was beyond stoked to have the opportunity to visit Woodward, as I had always seen it in movies. So, my buddy Mike Sleeter and I road tripped up to the action sports paradise for a memorable weekend that may have been a little out of our element. Haha! Sleeter and I had an awesome time and I can't thank Brian Lopes and Jake Kinney enough for an incredible weekend.

Photo Information

Photographer | Casey Davis
1/1600 s
ISO 500
Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8 L