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by Jani Soderhall
Wed May 18, 2022 9:34 am
Forum: World Skate Games 2022
Topic: World Skate Games 2022, Oct 24 - Nov 13
Replies: 4
Views: 2873

Re: World Skate Games 2022, Oct 24 - Nov 13

Louis, You are right to be asking all these questions. But let me reassure you as much as I can. It's on! I don't have any say in the overall organization, but I've had several meetings regarding this event, sometimes going into very detailed planning. As to your detailed questions I'm afraid I can ...
by Jani Soderhall
Wed May 04, 2022 12:38 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Paris Slalom World Cup 2022, May 21-22 [Prime]
Replies: 4
Views: 700

Re: Paris Slalom World Cup 2022, May 21-22 [Prime]

FB event announcement: Paris Slalom World Cup returns to the Trocadero once again. Don't miss this unique opportunity to race on this legendary skate spot right in the city centre of Paris. RiderZ, ISSA and the CDRS 75 hereby welcomes you to Paris for what may possibly be the last of slalom races at...
by Jani Soderhall
Wed Apr 27, 2022 8:35 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Paris Slalom World Cup 2022, May 21-22 [Prime]
Replies: 4
Views: 700

Re: Paris Slalom World Cup 2022, May 21-22 [Prime]

Time to book your tickets for Paris what is possibly going to be the LAST Paris Slalom World Cup. Plans are underway to replace the red asphalt with some concrete surface with little stones in it. That will make it hard for us to use these slopes for slalom racing. So, don't take any chances come an...
by Jani Soderhall
Wed Apr 27, 2022 5:04 pm
Forum: Latvia
Topic: Latvian skateboard history
Replies: 6
Views: 19299

Re: Latvian skateboard history

Copied from Facebook, April 2022 By Asfalta bērni Link to spreadsheet with an overview of historical results: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1uxeDeiCTRMoKlL3E9bhqHpF1TUXZaoL0jnMKJLfzhog/edit?fbclid=IwAR0InJocXfMpXFJ85JPuemRv3ogEqWGZ_sgd6R-0KyPhej0F61X1lYqSgAs#gid=0 Sestdien gaidāmo “RajonTV...
by Jani Soderhall
Mon Apr 25, 2022 11:59 am
Forum: Media Resources
Topic: Vintage Skateboard Magazines (.com)
Replies: 0
Views: 200

Vintage Skateboard Magazines (.com)

Great resource with scans of many vintage skateboard magazines from US, UK, France, Brazil etc.
Well worth a visit or two!

http://www.vintageskateboardmagazines.com
Email: info@vintageskateboardmagazines.com
by Jani Soderhall
Sun Apr 24, 2022 10:51 pm
Forum: Racer Profiles
Topic: Gailitis, Gints - LAT [1964-2011] RIP
Replies: 0
Views: 241

Gailitis, Gints - LAT [1964-2011] RIP

News post of 2011: http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/cover/photos/Gints_Gailitis_2005.jpg Gints Gailitis R.I.P. [Feb 9, 2011 by Jani Söderhäll] It is with great sadness we've learned of the death of Gints Gailitis. According to early reports he died from a heart attack at his home in the morning of ...
by Jani Soderhall
Thu Apr 14, 2022 3:59 pm
Forum: World Skate Games 2022
Topic: World Skate Games - old bulletins from 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 87

World Skate Games - old bulletins from 2019

You may want to look through some of these World Skate Bulletins to gain a better understanding of how World Skate Games 2022 will be organized.

http://www.worldskate.org/wrg2019/bulletins.html
by Jani Soderhall
Thu Apr 14, 2022 3:58 pm
Forum: World Skate
Topic: World Roller Games 2019 - Bulletins
Replies: 0
Views: 88

World Roller Games 2019 - Bulletins

You may want to look through some of these World Skate Bulletins to gain a better understanding of how World Skate Games 2022 will be organized.

http://www.worldskate.org/wrg2019/bulletins.html
by Jani Soderhall
Thu Apr 14, 2022 3:57 pm
Forum: World Skate
Topic: World Skate - National Federations
Replies: 0
Views: 64

World Skate - National Federations

This is a complete list with contacts for each of the recognized national federations within World Skate:
http://www.worldskate.org/about/organis ... tions.html
by Jani Soderhall
Wed Apr 13, 2022 3:42 pm
Forum: Sweden
Topic: SM 2022, Linköping
Replies: 0
Views: 100

SM 2022, Linköping

Här är programmet, och listan på alla 32 sporter som är med:
https://smveckan.se/linkoping-2022/span ... linkoping/
by Jani Soderhall
Sat Apr 02, 2022 11:42 am
Forum: World Skate Games 2022
Topic: World Skate Games 2022, Oct 24 - Nov 13
Replies: 4
Views: 2873

Re: World Skate Games 2022, Oct 24 - Nov 13

UPDATE APRIL 2 Following the announcement of World Skate, March 3 (received by the ISSA April 1), in relation to the war in Ukraine, no Russian, or Belarus skaters, or officials, will be allowed to participate in any races organized by World Skate. Also, World Skate announced that no World Skate sa...
by Jani Soderhall
Fri Apr 01, 2022 6:21 pm
Forum: France
Topic: Championnat de France 2022, mai 21-22
Replies: 0
Views: 498

Championnat de France 2022, mai 21-22

Nous envisageons de profiter de l'organisation de Paris Slalom World Cup, mai 21-22, pour decerner les Champions de France 2022. Ce classment servira aussi comme qualification pour les World Skate Games, prévu en Argentine fin octobre, début novembre cette année. Pour figurer dans le classement il f...
by Jani Soderhall
Thu Mar 31, 2022 2:47 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Paris Slalom World Cup 2022, May 21-22 [Prime]
Replies: 4
Views: 700

Paris Slalom World Cup 2022, May 21-22 [Prime]

http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/events/2022/Paris/Paris-2022-Klang.png We've started the more detailed plans for a race at the Trocadéro this spring (May 21-22). It'll be a two-day race with straight and hybrid dual racing. Possibly another discipline added depending upon the participation. Two q...
by Jani Soderhall
Wed Mar 30, 2022 4:19 pm
Forum: Racer Profiles
Topic: Price, Paul - England
Replies: 3
Views: 11260

Re: Price, Paul - England

Most race results record in the ISSA World Ranking, as of March 2022: http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/Racers/England/PaulPrice/2022-ISSA-Race-Count-Ranking-with-Paul-800.png Congrats Paul, you are amazing! There may be some adjustments once we enter ALL historical results into the database, but it...
by Jani Soderhall
Mon Mar 28, 2022 5:11 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Båstad Skate Games 2022, August 7-9 [Prime]
Replies: 0
Views: 192

Båstad Skate Games 2022, August 7-9 [Prime]

http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/events/2022/Bastad/2022-Bastad-Skate-Games-logo.png BÅSTAD SKATE GAMES slalom skateboard 2022 Registration fees (pay 50% upon registration and the rest on arrival) Wom, Am, Master: 75 euros Pro: 100 euros Junior, Kids and Teens: 50 euros. When you register on inter...
by Jani Soderhall
Mon Mar 28, 2022 5:09 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: European Championships 2022, June 17-19 [Major]
Replies: 1
Views: 3292

Re: European Championships 2022, June 17-19 [Major]

Registration link added above - Register now!

ISSA sanction: MAJOR
Website: www.skategames.eu
Registration: https://forms.gle/gHdb8txii1c1i38n7
by Jani Soderhall
Fri Mar 11, 2022 4:56 pm
Forum: Russia
Topic: Slalom Skateboarding on Telegram
Replies: 1
Views: 271

Slalom Skateboarding on Telegram

Due to Facebook potentially being blocked in Russia, Moscow slalom information will from now on Telegram as announced by Anton Nikulin, March 11, 2022:
Friends, now alerts and other information about slalom competitions will be on the Telegram channel: https://t.me/moscow_slalomskateboarding
by Jani Soderhall
Wed Mar 09, 2022 7:01 pm
Forum: World Skate
Topic: World Skate, appointment of 5 Continental Chairpersons
Replies: 0
Views: 205

World Skate, appointment of 5 Continental Chairpersons

World Skate Announces The Appointment of 5 Continental Chairperson Roles March 8, 2022 One of the vital building blocks of organisational interconnectedness between all of skateboarding’s respective National Governing Bodies - both with one another and the central co-ordination role provided by Wor...
by Jani Soderhall
Wed Mar 09, 2022 12:34 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: US Nationals, North Carolina, May 14-16, 2022
Replies: 0
Views: 231

US Nationals, North Carolina, May 14-16, 2022

2022 Slalom Skateboarding US Nationals

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Facebook event:
https://www.facebook.com/events/5017708 ... f=newsfeed

Brief video of previous racing there:
https://youtu.be/zdXMPb6YcuM
by Jani Soderhall
Wed Mar 09, 2022 12:22 pm
Forum: World Skate Games 2022
Topic: World Skate Games 2022, registration [Not yet open]
Replies: 0
Views: 186

World Skate Games 2022, registration [Not yet open]

Registration will open 2-3 months prior to the games, so starting July/August and through the official World Skate Games registration platform. Whether you are pre-qualified, or selected and qualified through your national federation, you will need to register on your own. Also, if you represent a c...
by Jani Soderhall
Wed Mar 09, 2022 11:37 am
Forum: World Skate
Topic: World Skate Games 2022, Oct 24 - Nov 13 (link)
Replies: 0
Views: 165

World Skate Games 2022, Oct 24 - Nov 13 (link)

We've created a separate sub-forum for any and all information related to the World Skate Games:
viewforum.php?f=305
by Jani Soderhall
Wed Mar 09, 2022 11:34 am
Forum: World Skate
Topic: World Skate Skateboarding (general) Newsletter
Replies: 0
Views: 150

World Skate Skateboarding (general) Newsletter

If you want to receive World Skate's newsletter on skateboarding, sign up here:
http://www.worldskate.org/newsletter.html
by Jani Soderhall
Wed Mar 09, 2022 10:45 am
Forum: Helmet, Pads, Wrist guards & Sliding gloves
Topic: JAMA: The Lack of Helmets in Olympic Skateboarding
Replies: 0
Views: 213

JAMA: The Lack of Helmets in Olympic Skateboarding

Published in JAMA Pediatrics Viewpoint: The Lack of Helmets in Olympic Skateboarding—Skating Into Dangerous Territory Nov 29, 2021 Mary O’Connor; Setu Mehta, Ruth Milanaik JAMA Pediatr. 2022;176(3):224-225. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2021.4600 https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamapediatrics/fullarti...
by Jani Soderhall
Mon Feb 28, 2022 9:59 am
Forum: Italy
Topic: Slalom skateboarding on Italian TV, Feb 27, 2022
Replies: 0
Views: 2682

Slalom skateboarding on Italian TV, Feb 27, 2022

https://youtu.be/ZCqfS1I0FTc A CURA DI FILIPPO MEIATTINI.OSPITI: FRANCESCO LOGIUDICE, ROBERTO BOZZI, TOMMASO BIAGIOTTI, RICCARDO PIATTELLI, ALESSANDRO TOGNAZZI, RICCARDO ALDINUCCI, MAURIZIO MONTIGIANI, DIEGO MONTIGIANI . IN COLLEGAMENTO: ALESSANDRO TASCINI, STEFANO CALDERINI. MIXER VIDEO MARIAGIULIA...
by Jani Soderhall
Thu Feb 17, 2022 11:53 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: European Championships 2022, June 17-19 [Major]
Replies: 1
Views: 3292

European Championships 2022, June 17-19 [Major]

HELSINGBORG, SWEDEN, JUNE 17-19 2022 http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/events/2022/Euros/2022-Euros-header-800.png The ISSA is proud to present the 2022 European Championships Helsingborg Sweden, June 17-19. The event will be held in conjunction with Helsingborg City Expo 2022 (www.h22.se). http://...
by Jani Soderhall
Thu Feb 10, 2022 3:11 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: Poage Landing Days - Cone Fest - Sept 17-18, 2022
Replies: 0
Views: 1666

Poage Landing Days - Cone Fest - Sept 17-18, 2022

Announced by Lenny Poage in the ISSA group at FB:
Much more info to come, but it was just confirmed yesterday. This year’s Poage Landing Days Cone Fest will be Sept 17 & 18, 2022.
by Jani Soderhall
Mon Jan 31, 2022 3:04 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Båstad 2021 cancelled - Båstad Skate Games 2022 announced!
Replies: 1
Views: 3473

Re: Båstad 2021 cancelled - Båstad 2022 announced!

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Just to make it perfectly clear that the ISSA is organizing the World Championships in Argentina, as part of the World Skate Games, late October, early November. The ISSA event status for the Båstad event has not yet been announced.
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by Jani Soderhall
Sat Jan 29, 2022 3:17 pm
Forum: Racer Profiles
Topic: Bianciardi, Bruno - ITA [1960-2022] RIP
Replies: 1
Views: 2551

Bianciardi, Bruno - ITA [1960-2022] RIP

Europan Champion Bruno Bianciardi, age 61, dies in skiing accident http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/Racers/Italy/BB-Bruno-tribute-2022-900.png January 23rd, the former European skateboard slalom Champion Bruno Bianciardi, passed away in a tragic skiing accident. Bruno, or BB to his close friends (...
by Jani Soderhall
Sat Jan 22, 2022 9:52 pm
Forum: World Skate Games 2022
Topic: World Skate Games 2022, Oct 24 - Nov 13
Replies: 4
Views: 2873

World Skate Games 2022, Oct 24 - Nov 13

Hello everybody in the slalom skateboard community, As we have already announced we are about to create a new international work group for slalom under World Skate (WSK). With slalom racing as one of the official disciplines of WSK, we're now preparing for our participation at the World Skate Games ...
by Jani Soderhall
Mon Nov 08, 2021 2:53 pm
Forum: ISSA
Topic: Election for ISSA BOD 2022
Replies: 0
Views: 4026

Election for ISSA BOD 2022

The ISSA Board of Directors (BOD) has 7 elected members. Each member serves for a period of two years. Three members are elected at the end of uneven years, and four are elected at the end of even years. This is the current ISSA Board of Directors (BOD) 2021: Jani Söderhäll (SWE) - President Maria C...
by Jani Soderhall
Mon Nov 08, 2021 2:51 pm
Forum: ISSA
Topic: BOD election for 2022 - Nominations
Replies: 1
Views: 2968

BOD election for 2022 - Nominations

The ISSA Board of Directors (BOD) has 7 elected members. Each member serves for a period of two years. Three members are elected at the end of uneven years, and four are elected at the end of even years. The following BOD members are nearing the end of their term 2020-2021: Hans "Corky" Koraeus (SWE...
by Jani Soderhall
Mon Nov 01, 2021 10:45 pm
Forum: Japan
Topic: ISSA 25 cones 2021 in Japan
Replies: 0
Views: 3040

ISSA 25 cones 2021 in Japan

I came across this cool post today on Facebook. (this is the Google translation into English, it seems pretty accurate) By Tatsuya Takahashi 2021-11-01 Anyone can join Online Slalom Slalom Addict Japan 2021 The whole match has been completed successfully! With the result of the th match I made a ran...
by Jani Soderhall
Tue Oct 26, 2021 11:15 pm
Forum: Forum - Practical info
Topic: Sign up - User Registration - Access to Ranking Profiles
Replies: 0
Views: 4053

Sign up - User Registration - Access to Ranking Profiles

All slalom racers are welcome to sign up here and post freely about slalom racing and related topics. However due, to excessive spamming we're now manually approving new registrations. If you're a total newbie we may not recognize your name, so you can always send the admin here a message and let us...
by Jani Soderhall
Fri Oct 22, 2021 11:18 pm
Forum: Racer Profiles
Topic: Matsukevich, Anatoly - RUS [1957-2021] RIP
Replies: 5
Views: 10241

Re: Matsukevich, Anatoly, RUS [1957-2021] RIP

Comments via WhatsApp by Gianluca Ferrero Italy, Oct 18, I can't believe it, what terrible news! Anatoly was so fast, stylish and friendly man. The greatest USSR slalomer! RIP Anatoly All the old Italian school, including Luca and myself remember Anatoly very well and say, to the family and to all h...
by Jani Soderhall
Thu Oct 21, 2021 2:08 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: 1965 American Championships
Replies: 0
Views: 3432

1965 American Championships

It might have been published here before, but it's worth posting it again.

1965 American Skateboard Slalom Championships - Anaheim, California
https://youtu.be/ADtgbABmG18
by Jani Soderhall
Thu Oct 21, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: Racer Profiles
Topic: Matsukevich, Anatoly - RUS [1957-2021] RIP
Replies: 5
Views: 10241

Re: Matsukevich, Anatoly, RUS [1957-2021] RIP

Video posted by Slavik Matsukevich on YouTube: https://youtu.be/zQyFgSgWQzY This is another fragment with my father from a competition in Riga, Latvia. You can see him here at 1:50 second and this is a cool thing: at that same time you can hear "LL Cool J - I Need Love" song. Also you can see crazy ...
by Jani Soderhall
Sun Oct 17, 2021 1:01 pm
Forum: Racer Profiles
Topic: Matsukevich, Anatoly - RUS [1957-2021] RIP
Replies: 5
Views: 10241

Re: Matsukevich, Anatoly, RUS [1957-2021] RIP

Posted by Miki Vuckovich on Facebook Oct 16, 2021 (original post https://www.facebook.com/miki.vuckovich/posts/7062352707136754) http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/Racers/Russia/AnatolyMatsukevich/Anatoly-Russian-Cup-SpB-1992-by-Miki-Vickuvich.jpg Anatoliy Matsukevich helped bring modern skateboardin...
by Jani Soderhall
Sun Oct 17, 2021 12:53 pm
Forum: Racer Profiles
Topic: Matsukevich, Anatoly - RUS [1957-2021] RIP
Replies: 5
Views: 10241

Re: Matsukevich, Anatoly, RUS [1957-2021] RIP

Posted by Stanislav Myronenko on Facebook, Oct 16, 2021 (https://www.facebook.com/stanislav.mironenko) At the end of August 1987 in St. Petersburg, I got to a big competition for the first time and had the opportunity to see all the best skaters in the country. And among all the best Anatoly Matsuke...
by Jani Soderhall
Sun Oct 17, 2021 12:53 pm
Forum: Racer Profiles
Topic: Matsukevich, Anatoly - RUS [1957-2021] RIP
Replies: 5
Views: 10241

Re: Matsukevich, Anatoly, RUS [1957-2021] RIP

Posted by Anton Nikulin on Facebook, Oct 14, 2021 (https://www.facebook.com/groups/ISSA.info/permalink/10160225849557526/) http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/Racers/Russia/AnatolyMatsukevich/Anatoly-on-slalom-mag-cover.jpg Анатолий Мацукевич , one of the most titled and famous Russia/USSR slalom skat...
by Jani Soderhall
Sun Oct 17, 2021 12:53 pm
Forum: Racer Profiles
Topic: Matsukevich, Anatoly - RUS [1957-2021] RIP
Replies: 5
Views: 10241

Matsukevich, Anatoly - RUS [1957-2021] RIP

Anatoly Matsukevich St Petersburg, Russia Born 1957 http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/Racers/Russia/AnatolyMatsukevich/Anatoly-CoverPicture-1000.png It is with profound sadness we've learned of the recent passing of Anatoly Matsukevich, Russian slalomer of Saint Petersburg, at the age of 64. For th...
by Jani Soderhall
Fri Jul 16, 2021 6:01 pm
Forum: Racer Profiles
Topic: Kozhin, Denis - RUS [RIP]
Replies: 0
Views: 4738

Kozhin, Denis - RUS [RIP]

Denis Kozhin 1975 - 2021 [RIP] The sad news has just arrived that Denis Kozhin recently passed away and his funeral was held on July 16, 2021. Denis was an active slalomracer in the early 90's but later focused more on other sports such as water skiing and snowboarding. Denis returned to slalomracin...
by Jani Soderhall
Fri Jul 09, 2021 3:25 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Båstad 2021 cancelled - Båstad Skate Games 2022 announced!
Replies: 1
Views: 3473

Båstad 2021 cancelled - Båstad Skate Games 2022 announced!

http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/events/2022/Bastad/2022-Bastad-Skate-Games-logo.png Båstad 2021 cancelled - Båstad 2022 announced! Message from the organizers: We have long believed that we will be able to carry out the event that was originally meant to be the World Championships, but the Covid-...
by Jani Soderhall
Sat Jun 19, 2021 11:25 am
Forum: 2021 Contest Calendar
Topic: ISSA 25 Cones Cyber Series
Replies: 0
Views: 2450

ISSA 25 Cones Cyber Series

First weekend session of the second season of ISSA 25-cone World Series! Note! Organizers of local spot events need to pre-register. Check deadline! 25-cone session weekend. Saturday-Monday, Jun 19-21. It is still hard to hold regular international slalom events. But with the 25-cone slalom discipl...