A bike lane running across Portland’s N. Williams Ave has been transformed into an IRL Mario Kart track by a fun-loving Stumphead who adorned it with the game’s signature bananas, mushrooms, and stars. Mario Kart and GoldenEye are still the 2 best multiplayer games of all-time.
Well, they definitely had an old soul.
Meet Tyrone Stephenson aka Baybe Champ. He’s one of the driving forces behind the Scraper Bike movement in Oakland the the focus of this documentary. The film is entitled “Scrapertown” and it focuses on the impact the Scraper Bike Movement Is having in the urban community of East Oakland. It’s a must-see film.
I’ve only seen one scraper in Columbus.