Tag Archives: Chris Smith

/// Web Video: Impurity bike Co ~ Chris Smith ///

I had some spare time over 2013 & 2014 to produce this self-filmed web video featuring me riding my bike for Impurity Bike Co. Enjoy! – VS Tweet

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Web Video of the Month/ Nov: DartBMX “Nami II” Test Vid!!!

Back in 2012 DartBMX (UK) sent me a ‘Nami II’ (v.3) frame to test ride for a product review. I gave the ‘Nami II’ frame a good thrashing on both Street and Ramp and enjoyed every minute of it! The Nami II lived up to it’s price tag – all in all this is one good frame! […]

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Events: The Official Opening of Knighton Skatepark & Valleyside Stunt Team Demo!!!

Last Saturday (24th of August) was the date set for the grand opening of Knighton’s new skatepark (Knighton BMX / Skate Park)! A few weeks before the opening day I had been asked by David Bennett (of the KB/SP committee) if I could help make provisions for a BMX demo – I made numerous telephone […]

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News: New VP-USA website and further VP riders!!!

VP Components have a brand NEW WEBSITE! The VP-USA team now includes James Jones and Chris Smith, both of which are representing the UK! The new VP-USA website is a vast improvement on the old website. The entire VP rig, be it product, team or marketing, is steadily improving year on year! VP will be introducing […]

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Web Video: Faction Bike Co ‘Amero’ V S&M ‘Holmes’ 22″

In recent times there has been a good level of interest in 22″ wheeled bikes – a lot of dudes are wondering how they ride – especially taller riders who are looking for something just a little more accommodating. This particular video was made by Shawn Shimkets – he is definitely one tall dude! Prior […]

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Interview: Chris ‘valleyside’ Smith…

As seen on psbmx.com… THE CHRONICLES OF CHRIS (The Chris Smith Interview) Part One: The Lost Scriptures of Smithy. Stats: – /// Name: Chris Smith /// Nicknames: Smithy & Valleyside /// Hometown: Welshpool (UK) /// Years riding: 14 /// Supporters: Dartmoor Bikes (UK), VP-USA, Force Field Body Armour, Vendetta Brand and Fluid BMX Store (flow) /// […]

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Web Video of the Month/October: Valleyside Ten Year Mash-UP/ Chris Smith Mixtape!!!

Got twenty minutes free? Why not spend it watching the ‘Valleyside Ten Year Mash-UP!‘ – this flick is basically a ten year montage of clips, featuring Chris Smith (me, myself and I) busting various manouvers, many of which are on street. The mix features a ton of clips from all over the place – it […]

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Promotional: Fluid BMX Store.

You may have already read about Fluid BMX Store in our ‘Link of the Month (March): Fluid BMX Store‘ article… If not, Fluid BMX Store are basically a Welsh based BMX store, which also has a mail order facility. In short, the store has gone from strength to strength and they are now selling more […]

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Product Review: Forcefield ‘Limb Tube’ Armour

I first learnt about ‘Forcefield Body Armour’ at the Cycle Show (2011), where I had the opportunity to meet the Forcefield Marketing Director – After subsequent correspondence, it was agreed we were to cooperate on some light advertising and product testing – Soon after, I received my first package, the Forcefield ‘Limb Tube’ Armour (Knee Pads). […]

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Product Reviews: Urban Kreation Jean (Inc Kevlar/Vectran lining).

/// Nb. Following report was produced on the 18th of October, 2011 /// Urban Kreation recently sent over a set of jeans to be tested by a member of Valleyside Distro – I decided that I personally was going to take the opportunity to test the jeans. Background… Urban Kreation are a brand with definitive […]

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