Bar to Bar, Elbow to Elbow Martin Murray and Steve Peat by Mike Rose

Bar to Bar, Elbow to Elbow
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Available in two standard sizes and as a fine print.

Back in 2003, four-cross racing was big news. It was fresh and new and its elbow-to-elbow dogfights it inspired flashbacks to the early days of BMX racing. More often than not, these races either exploded into carnage or became a procession, but you did get the odd race that was clean and properly competitive.

At that time, there were only a few racers concentrating solely on the discipline and it was still a bit of a free-for-all. Racers like Martin Murray (left) jumped in from BMX and, of course, Steve Peat (right) transferred from downhill. I have no idea who won this race… but come on, does racing get any closer than this?

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Available in two standard sizes: 12″ x 16″ (30.48cm x 40.64cm) and 24″ x 36″ (60.96cm x 91.44cm)

Technical information: Our display prints are printed on Epson Ultra Premium Luster Photo Paper using archival inks. We use Epson UltraChrome water based HDR ink-jet technology to ensure fantastic final print.

  • 10 mil (0.25 mm) thick
  • Paper weight: 7.67 oz/y² (260 g/m²)
  • Slightly glossy
  • Fingerprint resistant

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