The Goat Cave

The Goat Cave - EP 101: Clayton Foxall, Backpedaling Bike Shop

May 26, 2022 HVXGOAT PRODUCTIONS Season 1 Episode 101
The Goat Cave
The Goat Cave - EP 101: Clayton Foxall, Backpedaling Bike Shop
Show Notes

Todays guest is the owner of one of the biggest and coolest bike shops in Canada, Backpedaling in Guelph Ontario. He also has a MASSIVE private collection of over 400 bikes dating all the way back to the 1800s. Clayton Foxall has played a huge role in the cycling community all over Ontario, and he is truly "The King Of Bikes"!

0:00-intro/early years
6.53- How Clay Started Backpedaling with $300/ A bike for everyone 
20:36- Some of the most interesting bicycle concepts Clay has seen / has Clay been able to find some of his childhood bikes? 
29:09- Clays lifelong customers / never giving up
32:35- Clays private Bike Collection 
45:05- How Clayton met the BMXFU guys / how cycle brings people of all walks of life together
52:39- Watching the evolution of BMX in one lifetime
1:00:50- Backpedaling Sunday shop demo / primo strange crew riding Clays backyard ramp/ local BMX history 
1:12:11- How Clayton finds the bikes for his collection 
1:27:05- Did Clay ever expect BMX bikes to progress to the level they are now? / Downhill Mountain Biking
1:41:17- The cost of BMX compared to other forms of cycling 
1:46:06- Clays tells us about his BMX days/ reflecting on the impact backpedaling has had
1:55:09- Covid bike boom
2:09:37- listener questions
2:20:20- last question, show wrap up

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