Jofjell spent the six days collecting visual impressions with his camera and recording the sounds of the event on a portable cassette recorder. Unfortunately, the sound tapes were lost shortly thereafter and because the aim was to make a still film, the photos remained unpublished for almost 30 years. When Staffan Weigel, co-founder of Ass Savers and long time family friend with the Jofjells heard about the unpublished pictures from Berlin they decided that it was time to tell the story about that October week to the world. The result is the photo exhibition Trackside ‘85, a small piece of cycling history.
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