Dave Osato Tag

BMX-MEN: Dave Osato (1996)
BMX-MEN: Dave Osato (1996)

In a follow up to our post from last Thursday with Dave Osato's 1995 Props interview, Matt Sinclair reminded us of this Osato part in BMX-MEN that came out the following year (and Least Most uploaded 4 years ago). This part is filled with so many amazing tricks: 540 tailtap...

Dave Osato Interview: Props Issue 10
Dave Osato Interview: Props Issue 10

Spotted this classic interview from 1995 with an 18 year old Dave Osato show up on the Props Youtube page and knew it was an immediate post. Dave talks about being a rookie pro, the difficulty with traveling to contests as a Canadian, and decisions with making a jump from...

Highrollers 6
Highrollers 5

Rob Sigaty, Dave Osato, Jay Miron, Dom Mach, 1996. This video surfaced on the internet today, and it's amazing. ...

Dave Osato in Demolition Last Chance
Dave Osato in Demolition Last Chance

The other day I spotted this photo of Dave Osato on Ken Paul's Instagram feed and it reminded me of this amazing section from him in Demoltion's Last Chance DVD. It sparked a conversation with a friend about how incredibly amazing Osato was/is. When this video part came out in...

Legendary Dave Osato
Legendary Dave Osato

Demolition brings you legendary Canadian Dave Osato's part from their DVD Last Chance. Any Dave Osato footage is timeless and this is some of the most recent Dave footage to surface. As many Canadian riders surely do as well, we are hoping to see more Osato footage for years to...

An Ode to Dave Osato
An Ode to Dave Osato
Let's talk about Dave Osato. If there ever was a guy who was ahead of his time, it was Osato. Dave came from a generation of ramp riders with front brakes and full pads, but his influence had much wider scope than that. I'd be willing to bet that most people don't even think about some of the ways he's pushed different aspects of riding, so I've scoured Youtube for some poorly compressed old footage and compiled a simple list.
David Hawthorne Photo – Dave Osato

Mr. David Osato tailwhip tailtap on a boat launch. Dave took looking for spots to a whole new level. The bank is made of rocks, he rolled downhill to hit it, and if it went bad he'd be in the lake. Awesome. About five hours after this photo was...