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by Ricardo Damborenea
Tue Jan 08, 2013 1:32 pm
Forum: ISSA - Old topics
Topic: BOD Change - Ricardo Damborenea
Replies: 1
Views: 1065

BOD Change - Ricardo Damborenea

This is an annuncement to all ISSA members of my resignation to the BOD. As you all know and experience, there are lot of things to do and little time so that means we need to prioritize. In my case this means I felt I was not spending enough time to the local slalom scene at a very critical stage. ...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Tue Dec 04, 2012 6:00 pm
Forum: 2013 Contest Calendar
Topic: Thread to discuss Dates, Status voting etc. for 2013
Replies: 102
Views: 46768

Re: Announce ISSA slalom race for the 2013 season here:

The application that has been submitted says 3rd-5th of August
by Ricardo Damborenea
Wed Nov 07, 2012 5:49 pm
Forum: 2013 Contest Calendar
Topic: Thread to discuss Dates, Status voting etc. for 2013
Replies: 102
Views: 46768

Re: Thread to discuss Dates, Status voting etc. for 2013

On behalf of the AMSS (Mallorca crew) I'm proud to announce: - Spanish Championships - Mallorca Date: september 14th Races: Dual Hybrid & Giant Requested Status: PRIME - Mallorca Slalom Gran Prix Date: june 22&23 Races: Dual Special, Dual Hybrid and Giant Requested Status: MAIN Full applications are...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Mon Oct 29, 2012 12:25 pm
Forum: 2013 Contest Calendar
Topic: Euros 2013: a call to potential organizers
Replies: 4
Views: 2274

Re: Euros 2013: a call to potential organizers

I just sent you my email though a PM. Rgds
by Ricardo Damborenea
Mon Oct 29, 2012 9:41 am
Forum: 2013 Contest Calendar
Topic: Euros 2013: a call to potential organizers
Replies: 4
Views: 2274

Euros 2013: a call to potential organizers

A number of you have expressed an interest in organizing the Euros for 2013. At the ISSA BOD we would like to make a decision ASAP, as on one side it's critical for organizers to have plenty of time to negotiate with sponsors and plan the event to make sure the race is an absolute success; and on th...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Mon Oct 22, 2012 12:24 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2012] Mallorca Slalom Grand Prix 13-14 October [Main]
Replies: 95
Views: 71062

Re: Mallorca Slalom Grand Prix 13-14 October [Main]

You are right links somehow messed up. Pdf were prepared by sssa. Let me fwd them by mail to you. Rgds
by Ricardo Damborenea
Fri Oct 19, 2012 12:22 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2012] Mallorca Slalom Grand Prix 13-14 October [Main]
Replies: 95
Views: 71062

Re: Mallorca Slalom Grand Prix 13-14 October [Main]

EDITED 17.10.12 - CORRECTED PROBLEMS WITH LINKS Full detailed results of Mallorca Slalom Grand Prix: Links de google docs Hybrid AM https://docs.google.com/open?id=0Bz607E8-1RLTQnROMFRXUDVkcUE GS AM https://docs.google.com/open?id=0Bz607E8-1RLTVkd5LW5jOHp4V1E GS Pro https://docs.google.com/open?id=0...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Wed Sep 12, 2012 6:34 pm
Forum: 2012 World Championships - Stuttgart, Germany
Topic: Worlds 2012 in Stuttgart, July 27-29
Replies: 196
Views: 116845

Re: Worlds 2012 in Stuttgart, July 27-29

Just for the record and as a side note: -Please remember than back on March we were headed not to have a Worlds event. This was publicly discussed. Robert stepped forward and there were trade offs that were made between status criteria and having (or not) the event. It's easy tp forget this after th...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Sat Aug 11, 2012 10:50 pm
Forum: 2012 Contest Calendar
Topic: Thread to discuss Dates, Status voting etc. for 2012
Replies: 114
Views: 61590

Re: Thread to discuss Dates, Status voting etc. for 2012

If you submitted a full qpplication and there are no new details and/or changes I think you don't. If that's not the case, pls reapply
by Ricardo Damborenea
Sat Aug 11, 2012 9:17 pm
Forum: 2012 Contest Calendar
Topic: Thread to discuss Dates, Status voting etc. for 2012
Replies: 114
Views: 61590

Re: Thread to discuss Dates, Status voting etc. for 2012

It's empty and can be re-applied for.
by Ricardo Damborenea
Thu Aug 09, 2012 3:29 pm
Forum: 2012 Contest Calendar
Topic: Thread to discuss Dates, Status voting etc. for 2012
Replies: 114
Views: 61590

Re: Thread to discuss Dates, Status voting etc. for 2012

The ISSA EU Marshalls have decided to upgrade the Mallorca race to MAIN status. This is an extraordinary status assigment for a 2 race format, being a tribute to the enegry of the organicers and the skaters' excitment about such great location and event.
by Ricardo Damborenea
Thu Aug 09, 2012 3:27 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2012] Mallorca Slalom Grand Prix 13-14 October [Main]
Replies: 95
Views: 71062

Re: Mallorca Slalom Grand Prix 13-14 October [Main]

On behalf of the ISSA EU Marshalls I proudly confirm that the Mallorca race will have MAIN status. This is an extraordinary status assigment for a 2 race format, being a tribute to the organizer's energy and the skaters' excitement about the race. Well done and congrats!
by Ricardo Damborenea
Thu Jul 12, 2012 5:10 pm
Forum: 2013 Contest Calendar
Topic: Thread to discuss Dates, Status voting etc. for 2013
Replies: 102
Views: 46768

Plans for 2013 - South Europe (France, Italy, Spain)

The idea this year is for those planning to hold a major/main race next year, to share it with their NC/Status Marshalls for us to have a good picture of what to expect for 2013. Also, we encourage organizers to submit applications for 2013 races ASAP, so we can process them early and organizers can...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Mon Jul 09, 2012 5:32 pm
Forum: 2012 Contest Calendar
Topic: Important announcement: pending 2012 EU status applications
Replies: 5
Views: 2561

Re: Important announcement: pending 2012 EU status applicati

The last PRIME slot for 2012 has been awarded to the SSSA Grand Prix Mallorca Slalom Skateboard.

It will take place in Mallorca on the 12 (party), 13 and 14 (races) of October
by Ricardo Damborenea
Tue Jun 12, 2012 10:31 am
Forum: 2012 Contest Calendar
Topic: Thread to discuss Dates, Status voting etc. for 2012
Replies: 114
Views: 61590

Re: Thread to discuss Dates, Status voting etc. for 2012

The following races have been awarded Prime status by the EU Marshals: 2012 Razorback Games, London (GBR) Martin Kopecky Memorial, Sauze dOulx (ITA) Czech Slalom #5, Policka (CZE) There is still one Prime slot left. A decision on such slot will be made on July 8 based on complete submitted applicati...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Tue Jun 12, 2012 10:31 am
Forum: 2012 Contest Calendar
Topic: Important announcement: pending 2012 EU status applications
Replies: 5
Views: 2561

Re: Important announcement: pending 2012 EU status applicati

The following races have been awarded Prime status by the EU Marshals: 2012 Razorback Games, London (GBR) Martin Kopecky Memorial, Sauze dOulx (ITA) Czech Slalom #5, Policka (CZE) There is still one Prime slot left. A decision on such slot will be made on July 8 based on complete submitted applicati...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Fri May 11, 2012 5:18 pm
Forum: 2012 Contest Calendar
Topic: Important announcement: pending 2012 EU status applications
Replies: 5
Views: 2561

Important announcement: pending 2012 EU status applications

Dear skaters & organizers, It seems that 2012 is going to be a great year for slalom racing. We have record number of races in Europe, which given the economic uncertainties, is a clear sign that this sport is well alive and kicking. Congrats to all! But with such abundance of request for race statu...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Thu Apr 19, 2012 2:16 pm
Forum: 2012 World Championships - Stuttgart, Germany
Topic: Worlds 2012 in Stuttgart, July 27-29
Replies: 196
Views: 116845

Re: Worlds 2012 in Stuttgart, July 27-29

Hi Robert

Do you have any info on the race timetable? It'll be great to make sure we book the right flights
by Ricardo Damborenea
Tue Mar 13, 2012 8:51 pm
Forum: ISSA - Old topics
Topic: 2013 Worlds - Apply Now! [Done]
Replies: 2
Views: 1582

Re: 2013 Worlds - Apply Now!

On behalf of Eddy Martinez I proudly announce the candidacy for the 2013 ISSA Worlds of.....T-E-X-A-S!!!! Race will take take place at Houston,Texas, Hockley Derby Hill on October 18, 19 and 20th 2013. Here is the official application with all the details: http://dl.dropbox.com/u/7767830/ISSA-TexasW...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Wed Mar 07, 2012 4:49 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2012] Paris Slalom World Cup - Trocadéro 26,27 May [Prime]
Replies: 73
Views: 26274

Re: Paris Slalom 2012 - Trocadero, 26,27 May 2012

Mee Too!!! Old Farts Rule!!!
by Ricardo Damborenea
Thu Mar 01, 2012 10:10 am
Forum: 2012 Contest Calendar
Topic: Thread to discuss Dates, Status voting etc. for 2012
Replies: 114
Views: 61590

Re: Thread to discuss Dates, Status voting etc. for 2012

Yes you did and status have been granted: MAIN for Grenoble and PRIME for Lyon.
Let's hope the Paris issues get solved and we have again the privilege to race in such a unique place.
Thanks!
by Ricardo Damborenea
Tue Dec 27, 2011 11:21 am
Forum: 2012 Contest Calendar
Topic: Thread to discuss Dates, Status voting etc. for 2012
Replies: 114
Views: 61590

Re: Thread to discuss Dates, Status voting etc. for 2012

Plans for Spain: SSSA Dual Straight - Madrid - 11 March SSSA Crazy Special - Madrid - 15 or 22 April SSSA Hybrid - Madrid - 13 0r 20 May SSSA Zarautz Slalom Contest (Tight/Giant) - Zarautz (Gipuzkoa) - June (two day event) Slalom Castro Urdiales - Castro Urdiales (Cantabria) - End of July SSSA Donos...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Tue Sep 27, 2011 10:26 am
Forum: Spain
Topic: [2011] Madrid Outlawslalom Series
Replies: 16
Views: 8241

Re: Madrid 2011 Outlawslalom Series

The competition leg of Outlawslalom 2011 is over. We held 6 races with an average of ~25 racers each. Boths spanish and world records have been broken. The final overall clasifications for Outlawslalom 2011 have been: Campeonato de Madrid: Categoría Open: 1 Pastor, Fernando 588 2 Navarro, Daniel 581...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Tue Sep 27, 2011 10:22 am
Forum: Spain
Topic: [2011] Madrid Outlawslalom Series
Replies: 16
Views: 8241

Re: Madrid 2011 Outlawslalom Series

We held Outlawslalom #14 - Giant last saturday (24.09.11). Here are the results: 1 17 Pastor, Fernando 26,230 2 12 Pérez, Santiago 26,270 3 15 López, Miguel Angel 26,622 4 4 Ballester, Pablo 26,730 5 16 López, Francisco Javier 27,231 6 1 Damborenea, Ricardo 27,396 7 2 Feldman, Álvaro 28,134 8 8 Pére...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Wed Sep 14, 2011 11:43 am
Forum: Starting Line / Ramps
Topic: New modular training ramps
Replies: 59
Views: 32361

Re: New modular training ramps

willy, the guys that designed and built them could help you out with the tech details, but you'll need to speak spanish (they don't speak english). If you PM me I can put you in contact with them. Rgds
by Ricardo Damborenea
Tue Sep 13, 2011 11:56 am
Forum: ISSA World Records
Topic: 100-Cone records
Replies: 42
Views: 29474

Re: 100-Cone records

Done, thanks!
by Ricardo Damborenea
Mon Sep 12, 2011 10:11 am
Forum: ISSA World Records
Topic: 100-Cone records
Replies: 42
Views: 29474

Re: 100-Cone records

I think we have a couple of new World Records As announced, we had our Outlawlslalom #15 - World record weekend this weekend. The 50 cone WR attempt was postponed to a date TBA, due to problems with the venue. The 100 cone WR was held at Parque del Oeste. 70 cones @1.8m + 30 cones @ 1.9 with 4% pitc...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Mon Sep 12, 2011 10:05 am
Forum: Spain
Topic: [2011] Madrid Outlawslalom Series
Replies: 16
Views: 8241

Re: Madrid 2011 Outlawslalom Series

We had our Outlawlslalom #15 - World record weekend this weekend The 50 cone WR attempt was postponed to a date TBD, due to problems with the venue. The 100 cone WR was held at Parque del Oeste. 70 cones @1.8m + 30 cones @ 1.9 with 4% pitch; no wind; rough surface. Results were: 1 11 Navarro, Daniel...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Mon Jun 20, 2011 1:11 pm
Forum: Spain
Topic: [2011] Madrid Outlawslalom Series
Replies: 16
Views: 8241

Re: Madrid 2011 Outlawslalom Series

We had our Outawlslalom #13 this sunday Temperatures of 33º, 18 racers and great fun! This time it was a single lane and long (60 cones) hybrid at Illescas, Toledo The open results were: Place Rider Country Result Discipline 1 Perez, Santiago Uruguay 26,448 HS_OPEN 2 Navarro, Daniel Spain 26,735 HS_...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Mon Jun 06, 2011 2:57 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2011] Amsterdam Slalom Series #5 May 6-7-8 [MAIN]
Replies: 67
Views: 26783

Re: Amsterdam Slalom Series #5 May 6-7-8, 2011 [MAIN]

For all the attendants, a video of the event filmed by the Caribbean crew. Enjoy!

http://vimeo.com/24658103
by Ricardo Damborenea
Fri May 27, 2011 1:02 pm
Forum: Spain
Topic: [2011] Madrid Outlawslalom Series
Replies: 16
Views: 8241

A video of the race, by Daniel Dionne

http://www.vimeo.com/24303638
by Ricardo Damborenea
Sun May 22, 2011 8:44 pm
Forum: Spain
Topic: [2011] Madrid Outlawslalom Series
Replies: 16
Views: 8241

Today we held Outlawslalom #12, Dual Hybris. Great spot, great circuit designed by Ruki & Dany. 38 riders on the list, wonderful sunshine and incredible end of race pic-nic. Results have been: Rider Q_TTIME HS_OPEN HS_KIDS HS_JR HS_MASTER HS_WOM Pastor, Fernando 21,053 1 Pérez, Santiago 20,883 2 Lóp...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Mon May 09, 2011 9:05 pm
Forum: Timing System
Topic: Cheap Timer
Replies: 49
Views: 30258

This is just for training purposes. Not supposed to be used for competition. Stated accuracy is 0.0035sec. Set up is 0 seconds. You can use it when you skate alone. No pc required. It all fits in your pocket and cost is meaninglesss.
by Ricardo Damborenea
Sun May 08, 2011 9:20 pm
Forum: Timing System
Topic: Cheap Timer
Replies: 49
Views: 30258

We already received this friday 24 timer and 36 beacons for Madrid riders. Ultra cheap price given size of order (23eur for 2 beacons + 1 timer). Tests on the way...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Sun May 08, 2011 8:22 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2011] Amsterdam Slalom Series #5 May 6-7-8 [MAIN]
Replies: 67
Views: 26783

Hey our Dany Boy 7th & 6th! Congrats!
by Ricardo Damborenea
Mon Apr 18, 2011 8:06 pm
Forum: Spain
Topic: [2011] Madrid Outlawslalom Series
Replies: 16
Views: 8241

Nope. Madrid is a difficult city for permits. It was a nightmare last time. We are exploring different routes, but...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Mon Apr 18, 2011 10:32 am
Forum: Spain
Topic: [2011] Madrid Outlawslalom Series
Replies: 16
Views: 8241

Outlawslalom #11 (Dual Special) happened yesterday. Very technical circuit designed by the Vikibg Bros. Lot's of fun, races, falls, chrono failures, etc...ending up in a wonderful picnic under the sun at 25ºC! The results were: Open: 1 Navarro, Daniel 2 Damborenea, Ricardo 3 Pastor, Fernando 4 López...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Sat Apr 02, 2011 3:50 pm
Forum: Spain
Topic: [2011] Madrid Outlawslalom Series
Replies: 16
Views: 8241

A video of our first Outlawslalom of the 2011 season, courtesy of Mr Zeon

http://vimeo.com/21547153
by Ricardo Damborenea
Mon Mar 21, 2011 9:44 pm
Forum: Spain
Topic: [2011] Madrid Outlawslalom Series
Replies: 16
Views: 8241

Hey Flavio,
First race, 11 years old and beating the a** of 14 yrs old. You know what they say about genes (all a lie of course!)...

Here's a photo of the slalom family having fun under the sun (and it rhymes...)

http://www.flickr.com/photos/29281063@N ... /lightbox/
by Ricardo Damborenea
Sun Mar 20, 2011 8:15 pm
Forum: Spain
Topic: [2011] Madrid Outlawslalom Series
Replies: 16
Views: 8241

Outlawslalom #10 - 20-03-11 Dual Straight

22 riders attending. Great races and great fun, with plenty of sun and end of race Pic-Nic. These are the results: Open: 1 Navarro, Dany 2 Ballester, Pablo 3 Pastor, Fernando 4 Rodríguez, Pablo 5 Damborenea, Ricardo 6 Fernández-Díez Goyanes, Gonzalo 7 Feldman, Alvaro 8 Segui, uriel 8 Pérez, Alfonso ...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Mon Feb 28, 2011 9:00 pm
Forum: Timing System
Topic: Trackmate wiring 6.2 instructions
Replies: 13
Views: 8265

That's what we need ! Problem is we already have a trackmate (actually, two!)
by Ricardo Damborenea
Mon Feb 28, 2011 12:52 pm
Forum: Timing System
Topic: Trackmate wiring 6.2 instructions
Replies: 13
Views: 8265

This is what we are trying to buy: a large display to put at the end of the run but ideally with no pc involved (just for training). Trackmate sends timing info through the serial port to the PC, so we were wondering whether and how an external display could read the info. We are starting to explore...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Mon Feb 28, 2011 11:44 am
Forum: Timing System
Topic: Trackmate wiring 6.2 instructions
Replies: 13
Views: 8265

Does anyone know how to connect an external LED timing display to a Trackmate?
by Ricardo Damborenea
Fri Dec 17, 2010 11:29 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2011] European Sanctions surrounding the UK events
Replies: 6
Views: 3167

That's why having early input from you guys on plans for this season is so important. We have to have a good picture early on to sort this type of potential conflicts. We already have comprehensive input from Czech and Spain, but not yet from the rest of countries. Please give us input through your ...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Tue Dec 14, 2010 5:18 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Planning for 2011 season: your input required!
Replies: 0
Views: 1573

Planning for 2011 season: your input required!

Edited 11.01.11 Dear racers We should start to plan for 2011, so we would need from you an outlook of what races are in the pipeline in your country for 2011. Please post below, PM and/or email your National Coordinator or your EU Marshalls. At this stage just some basic info is needed (even if its...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Wed Dec 08, 2010 11:05 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: 2011 National Coordinators
Replies: 0
Views: 1540

2011 National Coordinators

Dear riders, As you know, the EU Marshals believe that we should bring decision making and slalom governance closer to riders and organizers. In that sense, we have created the National Coordinator role.The National Coordinator (NC) will act, on one side, as the link of the EU Marshals with each nat...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Tue Dec 07, 2010 3:09 pm
Forum: Spain
Topic: 2011 Outlawslalom series
Replies: 2
Views: 2093

It's going to be mosty close to the city with 1 or 2 "in" the city. If any of you want to come let us know, and we'll provide transportation if needed through our "car pool" organization. Pls note that all our Outlawslaloms finish with a Riders' "pic-nic" so bring your local produce & beverages for ...
by Ricardo Damborenea
Tue Dec 07, 2010 1:30 pm
Forum: Spain
Topic: [2011] Madrid Outlawslalom Series
Replies: 16
Views: 8241

[2011] Madrid Outlawslalom Series

Tue Dec 07, 2010 1:15 pm -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Calendar of races for 2011 in Madrid, Spain: o Outlawslalom #10 - Dual Straight – 13 of March o Outlawslalom #11 - Dual Special – 17 of April o Outlawslalom #12 - Dual Hybrid – 22 of May o Outla...