Thursday, 6 December 2012

What it's all about

Gary Nixon. On it. Photographer unknown. This is why people, even rank amateurs like us, start racing flat track. One day, sooner or later, you get one to sample one of these. For some it's in their first race, some, like me, have to wait a lot longer before years of road conditioning can be ignored.

Read Mat Oxley's great interview with Gary Nixon, illustrated by Dan Mahony's fantastic photos, in Sideburn 8. G


#39 said...

Great photo.

747 said...

...the slide.

Anonymous said...

I was a big Nixon fan from 1969 and this is one of the best shots out of all of the ones I've seen before. I think it's the crushed limestone Louisville, Kentucky 1/2 mile....roger