Sunday, December 30, 2007


This is A-Branch.
Ares Byke shop in Japan.
York Uno's shop.

Monday, December 24, 2007

Garuda Fork 08

Super strong.. Super light..
10mm. Adjustable offset. Designed by Hiro Morisaki.

Thursday, December 20, 2007

Flatland Super-heroes

I got this of the Ares Bykes Japan Blog. Nice Video.

Saturday, December 15, 2007

08 Bars Pics

Here are some pics of the new bars. They are being tested before full production.
Three sizes will be available. The newest size will be 7.5 inches.

Wednesday, December 12, 2007

New Rim

Alex rim.. Super super light. Available soon.

Thursday, December 6, 2007

New Bikes

Back in Black.. Hiro and York's bike. Testing this month. 08's coming early 08. Also notice the new bars. Lower cross bar.

Sunday, December 2, 2007

12.1 Cycle Event

In Japan 12.1 Cycle went down. It was an event for Flatand lifestyle with great music and a Ares team demo. Here are a few pictures. Ares is always representing Flatland as a lifestyle!

Hiro Morisaki

York and Hotoke.


Katsu Sera owner of Ares Bykes presented an award to Hiro Morisaki.

Thursday, November 29, 2007


V-Spot Jam, Nov. 25th 2007

Add to My Profile | More VideosThanks to Jowee!

Nathan Penozek

Nathan is down in Peru right now doing some work and helping out people that are poor. He is also riding as well and enjoying connecting with the riders there. Also he is helping the BMX community organize contest and jams.

Monday, November 19, 2007

Flow Contest 1st Terry Adams

Congrats Terry great job!
Flawless qualify and final run. Woooo Hooooo!

Tuesday, November 13, 2007

Intrikat Talib Kwali Video

This is a Music video by Chad Johnston. Footage is from Flatground contest. The guy in the red shirt "thats me".. Yeah!!!!!
Thanks Intrikat!

Price Increase for Ares Tires

Below is an email I recieved from Japan.

Because of surging oil prices, the price is almost double since we started producing A-class & 88 tires. The production company of our tires, Inoue-gum industry also decided to raise the price. According to the situation, we have to raise the price as well and the price will be as following. Thank you for your understanding.

Arestic A-class 1.75

3100 yen ($28 usd)

Arestic A-class 1.90

3100yen ($28 usd)

88 Four tire 1.85

3100 yen ($28 usd)

Wednesday, November 7, 2007

Diversion 7.0

Be sure to check out Bobby Carters new dvd. Diversion 7.0
Bobby does an amazing job at supporting and representing flatland.
Check it out at

Monday, November 5, 2007

EZ Chris

This picture is from a great website that really supports flatland. Props to EZ Chris and the rest of the Texas flatlanders.

Saturday, November 3, 2007

Paper Boy!

Cantore gets pic in hometown paper. Awesome...

Tuesday, October 23, 2007

ILL Blend 08's

The ILL Blend 08's are coming. I was giving a shipping date of the end of the month for these.
No stats just yet but I do know they are SUPER light.
Limited quantities so get in touch now!

Monday, October 22, 2007

Congrats KOG

Once again Ares Bykes has dominated KOG Series in Japan.

The year end standing top 3 are Ares Bykes riders.
1st Hotoke
2nd Hiro Morisaki (Designer of Garuda frame)
3rd York Uno (Designer of AY Frame)

Also for KOG Round 3 results are
1st Hotoke
2nd Hiro Morisaki
3rd Martti Kuoppa

Thursday, October 11, 2007

Wednesday, October 3, 2007

Indoor Asian Games Demo

York Uno at the Asian Indoor Games. Great exposure for Flatland.
Super Nice York!

Tuesday, October 2, 2007

Friday, September 28, 2007

Indoor Asian Games

York Uno is doing a show at the Asian Indoor Games. Great for Flatland!

Thursday, September 27, 2007

2008 Forks

In 2008 Ares will go with the Garuda fork only
Hiro has made some adjustments to the fork and is testing it now.
One change that I do know of is the fork will have 10 mm drop-outs. More info to release soon!

Sunday, September 23, 2007

AY 08

Here is a spy pic of the new AY 47 2008.
York Uno will be testing this model for a few months before it goes into production

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Yeti's Garuda

Olive Garuda. Yeti from Germany. Thanks for the support bro!

Saturday, September 15, 2007

Ares Family

Ares Bykes Family at MTV Asia. Fun Fun!

Wednesday, September 12, 2007

Grips and Bars

In September with every purchase of AY Bars you will get a free set of grips. Just let us know you read it on the news blog.

Wednesday, September 5, 2007

Flash Back

Terry Adams Old schooling it!

Tuesday, September 4, 2007

Texas Round Up Results

Picture - Scott OBrien 4th Place Pro Class holding it down. Pic by Leo furmansky

Congrats to Mickey Gaidos for his win at Round Up.
Also Jesse Cantore placed 2nd in Am Class. Congrats

American BB Plastic

Ares decided to make the plastic bb available for American Bottom Brackets. We will stock these soon.
Great way to lighten up a starter bike.

Monday, September 3, 2007

Garuda's going out!

Garuda frames have arrived and now they are leaving to the riders. Enjoy!

Thursday, August 30, 2007

AY EX Attack

Ay Attack. Mickey G(Red) Jesse Cantore (Blue) Scott OBrien (Green) Cameron OBrien (STN Green)

Wednesday, August 29, 2007

Jesse is in town

Last night Mickey, Jowee and Jesse had a nice session in the Do Jo.

Tuesday, August 28, 2007

Out of the Hospital

Adams is now home. So he needs a few months to get better and he will be back.

Saturday, August 25, 2007

York and Me

York Uno and I chilling out in Amsterdam.
We had great conversations this night.
Riding and life. York is a great friend and he does so much for Flatland.

Friday, August 24, 2007

I Chatland

Before Terry got sick we where experimenting with riding for each other on I chat.

Man has technology changed this world! Check out the video below.

Thursday, August 23, 2007

Visit to sick Terry

Terry had emergency surgery this past week. His appendix burst and he will be out for about 8 weeks. Pretty serious situation.
Carey Matthews and I took a ride up to the hosptial to see him.
We all hope you get better bro! Get well Terry!

Monday, August 20, 2007

Garuda's SOLD OUT aready

We got a limited number of the 3rd batch and they are already sold out.
If you would like to get on a list for the 08 Garuda's email us now so we can put you on the list.

Saturday, August 18, 2007

Terry is sick.

From so much traveling and some bad food Terry is really sick.
Thoughts and prayers go to Terry
Get well Terry!

Sunday, August 12, 2007

Garuda 3rd Batch

Garuda 3rd batch is coming in VERY limited numbers.
If you want one please do not hesitate in contacting us right away!
Silver is shown also available in Olive.

AY EX Thai Dao

Check out this built up AY. Photo sent in by Thai Dao LA California.
Thanks Thai!

Thursday, August 9, 2007

Jesse Cantore in VA.

Jesse will be at a show in Virginia. Check out the flier.

Monday, August 6, 2007

Congrats Hiro World Circuit Champion

This weekend at Flatground Hiro Morisaki became the Champion of the Circuit.
He did it in a champion way by choosing Shintaro Misawa to Battle. Hiro was a true Champion in the way he rode for that battle. It was amazing!
Also congrats to other Ares Riders for there World Circuit placing
3rd - York Uno
7th Terry Adams

Thursday, August 2, 2007

Flatground here we come!

Terry and Scott heading to Flatground contest in Amsterdam. Sitting in the airport waiting for the plane.
Jesse we wish you were with us.

Wednesday, August 1, 2007

ILL Blend Cranks 150mm or 140mm

For the past month or so York has been testing a 19mm Aluminum Spindle.
We will be offering a 140mm and 150mm crank set up. I will be finding out the details this weekend to report back.

Garuda 3rd Batch

Just got word today the 3rd batch is arriving to Japan next week sometime.
Colors will be Silver and Olive no pictures just yet we will post them when they are available.
If you want one please do not hesitate contacting us NOW, because Ares America will have a limited amount.

Monday, July 30, 2007

Ares Flatland on Opposite ends of Earth

This past weekend there was two events that Ares riders where representing at.
Hong Kong International contest and The NYC JAM

Hong Kong International Flatland contest. Ares Bykes represented well and congrats to the riders
1st Terry Adams (Ares Bykes)
2nd York Uno(Ares Bykes)
3rd Hiro Morisaki (Ares Bykes)

Jesse Cantore riding at the NYC Jam
Looks like it was a great Jam
Photo from Global Flat.