Riders on a break during a session, 2016

Riders on a break during a session, 2016

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Oba, 2016.

Oba, 2016

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Oba, 2016

Oba, 2016

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Vincent, 2016

Vincent, 2016

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Local kids occupying a ramp, 2016

Local kids occupying a ramp, 2016

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Kay, 2018

Kay, 2018

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Strictly Official Rydaz, 2016

Strictly Official Rydaz, 2016

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Local kids before a group ride, 2017.

Local kids before a group ride, 2017

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Members of UND hang Skillz' bike in a tree as a prank, 2016

Members of UND hang Skillz' bike in a tree as a prank, 2016

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Brendan, 2016

Brendan, 2016

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Brendan of the UND crew, 2016

Brendan of the UND crew, 2016

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The Underground Never Dies crew and BMX community moving a ramp on "It's my Park Day", 2016

The Underground Never Dies crew and BMX community moving a ramp on "It's

my Park Day", 2016
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Riders fixing a flat, 2016.

Riders fixing a flat, 2016

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Blessed, 2016

Blessed, 2016

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Untitled, 2016

Untitled, 2016

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Courtney, 2016.

Courtney, 2016

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Skillz' Sony VX 2100, 2016

Skillz' Sony VX 2100, 2016

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Kijani jumps a mini ramp, 2016

Kijani jumps a mini ramp, 2016

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Remo, 2016

Remo, 2016

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Lou teaching Rob guitar notes, 2017.

Lou teaching Rob guitar notes, 2017

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Sheets of Plywood for ramp building and repairing, 2016

Sheets of Plywood for ramp building and repairing, 2016

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Lou cutting a sheet of plywood, 2016

Lou cutting a sheet of plywood, 2016

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Grind Box, 2016

Grind Box, 2016

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Syire & Huggie Black, 2016
Syire & Huggie Black, 2016
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UND member Max plays chess with a young rider, 2016

UND member Max plays chess with a young rider, 2016

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Pablo's Bike, 2016

Pablo's Bike, 2016

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Skillz, 2016

Skillz, 2016

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Skillz with tourists from Italy, 2016

Skillz with tourists from Italy, 2016

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David, 2016

David, 2016

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David, 2016.

David, 2016

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Nasquan goes to the hospital after a fall, 2016.

Nasquan goes to the hospital after a fall, 2016

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Shit Happens, 2017

Shit Happens, 2016

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Nasquan waiting to jump a ramp, 2016.

Nasquan waiting to jump a ramp, 2016

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UND Member Lou, 2016
UND Member Lou, 2016
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UND members Lou and Rob, 2016

Founding UND members Lou and Rob, 2016

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Lou's Yankee Cap, 2016

Lou's Yankee Cap, 2016

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Joan Simon, Mullaly Bikepark, Bronx, New York, 2017

Joan Simon, Mullaly Bikepark, Bronx, New York, 2017

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In the South Bronx during the late 80’s, a once abandoned ice skating rink at Mullaly Park found new purpose as a bike park through Victor Ortiz. Creating what is currently known as Mullaly Bike Park, NYC’s first bike specific park.


Years later, the park would go on to continue its life through Lou Perez and Rob Ramos, founding members of UND. The Underground Never Dies BMX crew of the Bronx. Over the years, the duo has built several memorable plywood ramps to advance this place as a mecca of east coast BMX. When times were rough and there was a shortage of funding to build ramps, the local BMX community banded together to persevere.


UND has cemented independence, positivity, and brotherhood as it’s core values. For many BMX locals and regulars from outer boroughs, Mullaly is a second home. A place to be free of negativity and amongst extended family.


If you haven’t fully experienced BMX culture, you wouldn’t expect these qualities to be associated with it. “UND: BMX in the BX”, an ongoing series, aims to shatter the outlaw stereotype placed upon BMX culture and its riders through a celebration of misunderstood and underrepresented positivity. Influencing those on the outside to understand that this place is much bigger than BMX.

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