What’s Up At 2-Hip
04-17-06

2-Hip’s Ron Wilkerson sent us this e-mail over the weekend to let us know what’s been up at the 2-Hip compound.They’ve got their summer tour dates set, plus news on their video release parties, and…wait, why don’t you guys just read it for yourselves…

GREETINGS ALL! Things are rocking here at 2-HIp—please check out ALL our news!

1. The 17th annual 2-HIp Summer tour has been booked. The riders will be three of the following:
Jarrod Allen- Santa Cruz
Benno Hankowetz- Austria
Mauricio Ospina- Colombia
and one other flat rider – TBA

If you see this set up outside your local shop, you know you’re in for a good time.

June 17 Herb Bauer Bike Shop Fresno, CA (559) 435-8600
June 18 T-Rix Mtn Bikes Elko, NV (775) 777-8804
June 22 Riverside Cyclery Ottumwa, IA (641) 682-0630
June 24 Terre Haute Cycling and Fitness Terre Haute, IN (812) 234-7731
June 26 Neighborhood Sk8park Tomah, WI (608) 378-4977
June 27 Sprockets Bike and Board Tomah, WI (608) 374-4296
June 28 Trailhead Bike and Skate Wisconsin Rapids, WI (715) 424-2242
July 1 Action Outfitters Milford, PA (570) 296-6657
July 2 Roads and Trails Bike Shop Bennington, VT (802) 442-8664
July 7 Skatepark Benefit Hoosick, NY (518) 686-0924
July 8 Wallingford Bike and Repair Wallingford, CT (203) 265-2998
July 9 Chip and Dale Bike Shop Mt. Holly, NJ (609) 261-1981
July 14 Sussex Bike and Sport Sussex, NJ (973) 875-6565
July 15 Point Pleasant Bicycle Point Pleasant, NJ (732) 899-9755
July 16 Kona Sports Wildwood, NJ (609) 522-7899
July 18 Bike Doctor Arnold, MD (410) 544-3532
July 22 Cycle Logic San Antonio, TX (210) 490-8251
July 23 Richardson Bike Mart Richardson, TX (972) 644-1466
July 26 Texoma Cycling Center Wichita Falls, TX (940) 723-7230
July 29 Bicycle Outfitters Kingman, AZ (928) 753-7538
July 30 Apple Valley BMX, Apple Valley, CA (760) 946-2224
August 4 I.E. Bikes Murrieta, CA (951) 698-9544
August 5 The Compound BMX Shop (559) 683-4269
September 9 Loveland Cycles Brigham City, UT (435) 734-2666
September 17 The Peddler Bike Shop El Sobrante, CA (510) 222-3420

The shows will be rocking in the 2-HIp style, with the new 2-HIp monster ramp/trailer set-up—Be ready to put the guys up in your house, introduce them to your sisters, and feed them all your food!

See you on the road!
(Please contact us if you’d like any tour riding shots!)

2. If your name is Steve-o, send your resumes to 2-HIp…
2-HIp has recently picked-up our East Coast Steve-o, street ripper Steve-oCroteau from Brooklyn, NY— Check out the steve-o’s in the upcoming 2-HIpVIDEO, 2-HIP ‘Under the Radar’

3. VIDEO RELEASE PARTIES!!!! The new 2006 2-HIp VIDEO ‘UNDER THE RADAR’ release date got pushed back to be June 11.

There will be video release parties happening on the SAME DAY all around the globe, and a BIG video release party:
downtown Santa Cruz 5:00, JUNE 11, at the RIO THEATRE -with a street jam to be happening during the day meeting @ Santa Cruz High.

Look out for BIG parties going down at locations including:
USA(MANY spots)
JAPAN
GERMANY
UK
COLOMBIA
BRASIL
Check www.2hip.comfor all the details!

The vid will be featuring groundbreaking sections of the amazing 2-HIp team:
LINO GONZALEZ- MASS
JARROD ALLEN- SANTA CRUZ
STEV0 CROTEAU- BROOKLYN
STEVE-O SCOFFONE- SANTA CRUZ
BENNO HANKOWETZ- AUSTRIA
MAURICIO OSPINA- COLOMBIA
MATT WAKEFIELD- UK

And the other 2-HIp riders:
JAKE ORTIZ- SEATTLE
FERNANDO RAMIRO- CENTRAL CAL
MARK GONZALEZ (NOT related to Lino)- MARS

4. 2-HIp is no longer sponsoring Cory Jarman.

SEE YOU NEXT TIME!-Ron W.