Mike Clark, also known as “Hucker” is THE California kid, one part beach-bum, one part BMX Bandit, this dude is always having a laugh. Voted NORA Cup Dirt Rider of the Year twice, Mike is also right at home on big transitions, vert ramps and backyard set-ups. Look for Hucker standing on his handlebars cruising by a pier near you.
WHAT SHOE DO YOU RIDE?
WHAT SHOE DO YOU CHILL IN?
WHAT’S YOUR BIKE SET-UP?
My bike is a S&M Hucker frame with S&M forks, stem and bars, and all Demolition parts. It’s the perfect set-up to shred anything that is put in front of me.
WHAT’S THE BEST TRIP YOU’VE EVER BEEN ON?
One of my best trips was to New Zealand last year.
WHAT IS THE BEST STORY YOU’VE EVER HEARD OR BEEN TOLD?
When I was in Australia, I met a man who killed a man-eating crocodile. I thought he was bluffing but then, all of a sudden, he brought out the photos. Crazy!
FAVORITE VANS RIDER?
WHAT TRICK CAN’T YOU DO THAT YOU WISH YOU COULD?
WHAT’S THE WORST THING THAT’S EVER HAPPENED TO YOU?
I broke my neck and back in 2011.
WHAT ARE SOME INTERESTS/HOBBIES OUTSIDE OF BMX?
I love surfing, skating, fishing, as well as flying remote control planes and helicopters.
LAST GOOD BOOK YOU READ OR MAGAZINE YOU LOOKED AT?
FIVE SONGS THAT HAVE TO BE ON A PLAYLIST?
Pennywise- “Bro Hymn”
The Beach Boys- “Surfin’ USA”
Golden Earring- “Radar Love”
The Bouncing Souls- “87”
The Ramones- “Blitzkrieg Bop”
FIVE ESSENTIALS FOR ANY ROAD TRIP?
Skullcandy headphones, toothbrush, cellphone, bike and good vibes.