And a some point, you probably sported a Play clothing sticker on your bike.
And if you went to contests, you probably made it out to at least one Play contest.
In my case, I’m guilty of all three.
Play (and its predecessor 2B Homecooked) along with Useless, represented a more carefree time in BMX…before all the Dew Tours and X-Games madness took hold.
Check them out back in the 1998 in this classic ad for Props:
A couple of goofballs to be sure, but it was so fun you couldn’t help but be stoked on it.
Now, it looks like Hal and Leigh are “getting the band back together” to start printing some of those iconic t-shirts again.
They’re setting up shop under the oldscool banner but it looks like all the old favorites are coming back.
Looking forward to replacing my long-gone, but dearly missed, “I love sweet corn” tee.
For more information on what Hal and Leigh are up to, check out oldscoolbmx.com