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FRANKLY THURSDAY – PETER MILLER

Posted by Caleb Smith on Wednesday August 12 2009

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Frankly Thursday with Peter Miller

How old are you?
23

Where do you live?
Invercargill

Who makes it possible?
Mum, Dad and Gladestone Cycles.

Wall Ride, Invercargil. Photo Caleb Smith

Wall Ride, Invercargil. Photo Caleb Smith

First bike?
Some random red and yellow BMX. I took the brakes off to make it go faster.

Who’s hot right now?
Girls – Megan Fox
Bikes – Kelly McGarry

What can you not live without?
My bike, cellphone, CDs, girlfriend and good beer.

Massive bar hop, Invercargill. Photo Caleb Smith

Massive bar hop, Invercargill. Photo Caleb Smith

When you’re not riding bikes you are?
Plumbing, snowboarding, surfing or on ACC.

What are your favourite five albums?
Refused – The Shape of Punk to Come
AFI – Sing the Sorrow
Sommerset – Say What You Want
Against Me – As the Eternal Cowboy
Reel Big Fish – Our Live Album is Better Than Your Live Album

What are your favourite five video parts?
Darren Berrecloth – Kranked 5
Steve Romaniuk – The Collective
Matt Hunter – The Collective
Roam – The Whistler scene
Devun Walsh – The Resistance (old snowboard vid)

What’s wrong with mountain biking?
Riders having crap attitudes towards other riders. Councils not realising the potential for mountain biking especially  in Invercargill.

What’s right with mountain biking?
People that ride for the fun of it. The Queenstown scene.

Getting comfortable on the big line at the Frew Farm. Photo Caleb Smith

Getting comfortable on the big line at the Frew Farm. Photo Caleb Smith

Who do you look up to?
Mat Hoffman, the crazy arse guys at X Games skating and riding the big air ramp, and anyone who’s doing what they want in life.

Ever worn Lycra?
Only under baggies for long XC rides, by itself is just offensive and should never be done by anyone (except hot girls).

What are your vices?
Expensive beers and CDs.

  • James Pollard

    shot petey! good article bro. reping it for the southern crew!! CHOICE!!!!

  • ruari macfarlane

    nice one pete! sendin it big there at the frew’s