Bricin "Striker" Lyons

How did you get into longboarding? When?
 HATED WALKING.. WANTED TO ROLL. BUT THEN THE THRILL OF HILLS TOOK OVER ME. When? WHEN I FELT LIKE IT
 
What was your first longboard?
 I WAS BORN WITH A 9 INCHER...BUT IF THAT DON'T COUNT IT WAS A NEW DEAL DECK WITH A TAIL...STILL GOT IT!!
 
When did you get you're first Landyachtz? What was it?
 7 OR 8 YEARS AGO What was it? BEVERTAIL OR DH
 
Briefly describe your best (worst I guess you could say) crash?
 HAHAHAH OH DON'T GET ME INTO THIS ONE!! IM THE HARDEST CRASHER ON THE TEAM. IVE CRASH SO HARD SO MANY TIMES I CANT SPELL. IVE BUSTED 5 HELMETS... REALLY BUSTED THEM. WORST CRASH....DANGER BAY 2 I BROKE M Y WRIST IN THE HAY BAILS THEN AFTER THE HOSPITAL WOULDN'T X RAY IT I WENT BACK GOT ALL DANGER BAYED UP AND GOT IN A SCRAP WITH MEATBALL. THIS LAST HEAD SHOT I TOOK ON CYPRESS WAS REALLY GOOD FOR MY BRAIN!!! CUT MY FACE THROUGH MY HELMET, WRECKED MY CAPE BRETON RABBIT PELT THAT WAS ON MY HELMET. DESTROYED MY HELMET. OOOH THE BROKEN COLLERBONE WAS A REALLY NICE CRASH!!! ID HAVE TO SAY THE FASTEST CRASH IN SHORTS AND A T-SHIRT. AGAIN MEATBALL AND ME BOMBIN BEHIND A CAR DRAFTING....DONT DO THIS.... WERE NECK AND NECK IM ON MY TIPPY TOES LEANING FORWARD AS FAR AS I COULD THEN A HUGHE POT HOLE CAME OUT FROM UNDER THE TRUCK ON MY SIDE OF COURSE 97KM AND BLAM!!!! AIRBORN FOR ...KING BRIAN WENT BACK AND MESURED 195-200 FEET FROM THE POT HOLE!!!! CAN YOU IMAGIN??? OH YA TOTALLED SPEED RACERS ELI SMOUSES DR GO FAST HELMET. STILL OWE HIM. IM STILL CRASHIN. STILL BOMBIN. I CANT TAKE ANYMORE TO THE HEAD THOUGH. YOU KNOW WHEN YOU SMELL BURNT T-SHIRT AND COOKING SKIN YOUR CASHIN GOOD.... BUT WHEN YOU HIT THE GROUND AND TUMBLE AND SKIDD A GOOD DISTANCE AND THEN START TUMBLING AGAIN YOU KNOW YER CRASHIN... YOU HAVE TIME TO THINK WHAILE CRASHING....FOR EG. OH I THINK I BUSTED MY COLLERBONE.. AND OH IM STILL CRASHING!!!
 
Greatest longboarding experience?
 GARY HARDWICK GAVE ME A LONGBOARD FOR LOVE OF THE SPORT AFTER WATCHING ME GUN DOWN THE SKID ROAD HILL AND CRASHING IN THE CORNER EVERY TIME!!! THE FIRST COAST LONGBOARDING EVENT WAS " THE SUNSHINE COAST TO COAST TOUR" 18 HILLS IN 9 HOURS!!! THAT WAS UNREAL AND ID HAVE TO SAY. HAHAHA AND WATCHING ONE OF THE LANDYACHTZ GUYS CRASH AT 60+ AND HE HIT THE GROUND HEAD FIRST AND THEN SEEING HE HAD A HELMET LAUGHING THE WHOLE WAY DOWN THE HILL. HELPING BUILD LANDYACHTZ IN THE VERY EARLY DAYS!! ILL NEVER FORGET!!!! BEST FUCKIN TIMES!!! OH YA AND PULLING TOGETHER DANGER BAY 1 WAS NUTZ...BUT LONGBOARDING AND HITCH HIKING WITH A PACK SACK ON ACROSS CANADA PROMOTING THE PUSH FOR THE CURE GUYS AND LONGBOARDING HARD AGANST CANCER. SLEEPING IN DITCHES...BEHIND CHURCHES. ON PARK BENCHES BUS STATIONS. ..IN THE RAIN WIND NO SLEEPING BAG AND GETTING UP AFTER NO SLEEP AND PUSHING TILL I COULDN'T NO MORE DOING TV RADIO AND NEWPAPER INTERVIEWS PROMOTING THE 4 HEROS THAT SKATED EAST TO WEST!!!~!~!!! DON'T THINK I COULD EVER DO THAT AGAIN... ITS JUST SO HARD ON THE ANKLES AND TENDONS WHEN YOUR 3OO POUNDS AND OUTTA SHAPE. THANKS RAGGIE, CARLOS, BEN, AARON AND ROB!!! PUSH FOR THE CURE!!!! OH YA AND PUSHING ACROSS THE LARGEST BRIDGE IN THE WORLD CONNECTING NEW BRUNSWICK TO PEI!!! WE GOT BUSTED OVER HALF WAY!!! DIPPING MY BOARD IN SNT JOHNS NEWFOUNDLAND. CRASHING IN THE MOUNTIANS ON THE WAY BACK FROM CALGARY. SEAWALL CRUISES!!!! OUT RUNNING NANAIMO COPS AFTER THE ADVENTER GAMES AND FAST FREDDIE CRASHES INTO A FENCE AND GETS BUSTED. BOMBIN DOWN LANGDALE WITH NO HELMET FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER BOMBIN IT AND CARVING FOR MY LIFE PASSING A DUMP TRUCK!!!! WHAT A RUSH!! GETTING TROWEN OUT OF THE LANDYACHTZ VAN IN MARYHILL AFTER SCREAMING CUZ THEY WOULDN'T LET ME OUT OF THE VAN T O RIDE THE HILL TO BRIGGS PISSED. RIZZO AND JM KILLING MY BACK IN OHIO AND BEING IN THE WORST PAIN OF MY LIFE!!! BOMBIN DOWN LANGDALE WTH THE HOFFMEN APPRATTUS STICKING OUT OF MY ARM GOING OVER 90KMS (GOOGLE HOFFMAN APPRATIS) HAHAHHA ... OH SKATING UP HILL WITH THE HOFFMAN APPRATUS IN MY ARM AND A CAR STUCKIN IN TRAFFIC OPEND THE BACK RIGHT HAND PASSENGER DOOR AND TOOK MY LEFT LEG OUT AND SPUN ME IN THE AIR DOING A FULL 360 AND WHILE DOING THIS KICKIN OFF A PARKED CARS MIRROR AND LANDING NOT ON MY APPRATIS ARM. BEING SPONSORED BY LANDYACHTZ!!! BC TO THE YUKON TOUR!!!! THAT'S ALL FOR NOW!!!!
 
Confirmed top speed?
 106KM BUT GPS READS BULL SHIT. I GOT OVER 100KM BESIDE A CAR ON A FEW OCCASIONS
 
Favorite Board?
 OHH!! RIGHT NOW ID SAY MY EVO FOR SPEED...BUT I BOMBED WITH THE DH AROUND 5 , 6 YEARS AND PLAYED A LOT OF LONGBOARDING HOCKEY ON THAT SHAPE. THE DH IS MY DOWNTOWN COPS N LONGBOARDERS BOARD....LOVE THE BEVER TAIL FOR FUN. I LOVE THEM ALL
 
First Race?
 SKULL SKATES DOWNHILL CEMITARY
 
Favorite hill?
 OH MAN!! I LOVE MOUNTIANS!!! ANY HILL WITH A TRUCK STOP AND A GRADE SIGN. LOTS OF ROOM TO CARVE AND BOMB. ANARCHY MOUNTIAN IN OOSYOOS BC, JAKES RASH SUNSHINE COAST. OHH CAPE BRETON'S CABOT FUCKIN TRAIL!!!! DANGER DANGER DANGER. MOUNT SMOKY, MOUNT MEKENZIE, THE FRENCE MTN, AND NORTH MOUNTIAN CRAZYEST IN CANADA ID SAY... OH SIGNAL HILL IN ST JOHNS IN NEWFOUNDLAND CRAZY!!!!! GET OUT AND EXPLORE MTNS!!! YAAA THE 17% ON THE GASPE COAST. GARDEN BAY DUMP RD. OHIO IS SWEET~~~ LOVE THE NATRUAL ROLLERS IN ANY HILL
 
Hometown?
 WILLIAMS LAKE BRITISH COLUMBIA AND PENDER HARBOUR SUNSHINE COAST
 
Music?
 LOVE IT ALL!! FAST PUNK ROCK NOT THAT WIMPY MUCH MUSIC CRAP. METAL..REGGE, COUNTRY, 80s, rock n roll lots. LOOSE TOOTH RULES!!! WWW.MYSPACE.COM/WEARELOOSETOOTH
 
Other influences on riding?
 SPEEDBOARDING WITH MEATBALL AND WATCHING HIM WIN BEST RACER IN THE WORLD 2005 2006, GARY HARDWICK, KING BRAIN, SHNITZEL, JIM Z, DANE VAN BOMMEL, JIMMY FLIDNT, KLUDY, SHREDDI, RIZZO, THE CAVEMAN!!! AND THE GREAT ENERGY AND FELLING IT GIVES ME!!! THE MOUNTIANS!!!!
 
List of races and results?
 HAHAHA SKID ROAD CRASHED OUT, ATTACK OF DANGER BAY 1...CRASHED OUT DISLOCATE SHOULDER.....ATATCK OF DANGER BAY 2 CRASHED OUT BROKE WRIST. ATTACK OF DANGER BAY 4 CRASHED OUT. SULLY CHALLENGE CRASHED OUT, SULLY CHALLENGE 2 CRASHED OUT OR ALREADY INJURED, SULLY CHALLENGE 4 CRASHED OUT. JAKE RASH FOR CASH 1ST , SPLASH FOR CASH 3RD, SHEEP CREEK FOR SPEED FREAKS 1ST, LIONS URBAN ASSAULT 1ST DOWN THE MOUNTIAN. MUNSVILLE 7TH
 
Hill you have to hit before you're done?
 ? IVE HIT LOTS OF HILLS WITH MY BODY.....THE HILL TO HELL WOULD BE A FAST ONE I BET
 
Anything else?
 YA http://www.coastlongboarding.com/ "BOMBIN YER LOCAL HILLS OUT RUNNIN YER LOCAL COPS" THANKS LANDYACHTZ FOR THE LAST 8 YEARS AND MANY MORE!!