Video Friday 7/31/09

Oh yeah, its Friday. Here are a ton of dope videos.

First off, it looks like documentary film maker Alex Gibney (Taxi to the Dark Side, No End in Sight) is making a film about Lance Armstrong:

Doesn’t look like it will be leaving out any of the controversy between Tour winner Alberto Contador and teammate Lance.

Speaking of the Tour, here is a great vintage video from an old documentary back in 1962. Back then there were no race radios and high tech energy drinks. Racers drank beer and participated in the extremely important pub raids, where they were allowed to grab whatever they could…

Bike Rumor posted this promo video from Kona Bikes project mamager, Pat White:

A video from Paris, the Yellow Ride: (has something to do with Livestrong)

Last weekend was RAGBRAI otherwise known as the Ride across Iowa. Its a seven day ride compete with camping, cookouts and bikes, lots of bikes. Now in its 37th year.

Here is a 2009 Highlights video from this epic ride.

A video from Leeds England. Their first alleycat race, back in February.
Video from Leeds’ first ever alleycat! Thanks to everyone one who hepled organize and especially everyone who came down and took part! Video by Donnacha Carroll

This lead me to check out:
Which lead me to this sick video for a new full length feature from Aaron LaRocque called “What’s Next?” due out soon.

For the BMX crowd, check out this from: “Platypus films”

HHX Velociraptor remix from Platypus films on Vimeo.

Then Prolly posted this nice video from last year’s Bike Kill.

Here is a video form the last European Cycle Courier Championships, held in Berlin: (back in May)

Then from Milano Fixed

“The Problematic Mixtape II” – Video Preview. from Alberto Chimenti Dezani on Vimeo.

Some more videos:

Summer in Seattle:

SUMMER IN SEATTLE from chris clappe on Vimeo.

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