Lee Kirkman

Lee Kirkman indian air on dirt Freestyle Now

Date of Birth – May 1979.

Current sponsorsFreestyle NowGain Protection, Night Fall Bike Co.

Resides – Beenleigh, Queensland

Freestyle Now squad member since  –  December 2015

Specialty – One of the worlds most all round bmx riders, dirt, park, street, flat, anything he wants to ride

Started riding bmx – Starred riding a bike when I was 7 and then I started riding freestyle when I was 14 and competing at 15.

Main type of riding – Park but all rounder.

How did you get into riding? – So happens when my bike got stolen I the only bike I could buy after that was a flatlanders bike, I met a flatland rider in my street who taught me a couple of trick and I was hooked from there.

What was your first bike? – A crisp racing bmx.

Who has influenced you the most in riding? – Matt Hoffman and Dennis McCoy.

What can you remember most about your first competition or demo? – It was a flatland comp in Bundaberg,  I was 15 years old and I won! I became addicted to competing ever since.

Five things that matter most to you in no order? – My kids/family, my riding, my cars, my fishing and my animals.

Lee Kirkman hitchhiker bmx flatland Freestyle Now

Five things that you dislike the most? – Negative people, the government, cruelty to animals, being hungry and flat tyres.

Do you like riding in shows or competitions? – Love both I can’t get enough.

What do you do in your spare time? – Ride and fish and camp

To you what is beautiful? – Life

Why do you ride? – It makes me happy

What has been your worst injury? – Two broken elbows at the same time.

Favourite riding spot – Beenleigh bmx park

Favourite Music – AC/DC

If you were given a special pencil what would you do with it? – Write myself a blank cheque because its special haha.

Lee Kirkman No hander foot jam Freestyle Now

Current bike set up

Lee Kirkman current bmx bike november 2015

Frame – Nightfall bike Co.
Fork – Colony daggers
Headset – Nightfall bike Co.
Stem – Nightfall bike Co.
Bars – Colony  Exon flatland bars
Grips – Colony
Seat post – Colony
Seat post clamp – Built in
Seat – Nightfall bike Co.
Cranks – Colony
Pedals – Colony plastic s
Bottom bracket – Colony
Sprocket – Nightfall bike Co. illuminate sprocket
Chain – Eclat
Front wheel
– Rim – Colony
– Hub – Colony
– Spokes – Colony
Rear wheel
– Rim – Colony
– Hub – Colony freecoaster
– Spokes – Colony
Pegs – Colony one way pegs
Tires – Colony
Tubes – Big W
Any modifications – no

 

Six minutes with Lee Kirkman

Lee Kirkman can ride everything and this below video just proves this point, some dam radical riding in this video, know that Lee Kirkman is the radness.

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