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by Jani Soderhall
Fri Jul 16, 2021 6:01 pm
Forum: Racer Profiles
Topic: Kozhin, Denis - RUS [RIP]
Replies: 0
Views: 826

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 2022 announced!
Replies: 0
Views: 88

Båstad 2021 cancelled - Båstad 2022 announced!

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-19 situation in the world still makes it impossible for most riders to travel freely. W...
by Jani Soderhall
Fri Jun 04, 2021 2:58 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Facebook event page for Båstad Skate Games 2021
Replies: 1
Views: 85

Re: Facebook event page for WCSBS 2021

Registration is now open: https://wcsbs.com/event/wcsbs-2021/

See you in Båstad!
by Jani Soderhall
Sat May 15, 2021 6:23 pm
Forum: ISSA
Topic: ISSA Constitution and Bylaws 2021
Replies: 0
Views: 1647

ISSA Constitution and Bylaws 2021

We've recently been reviewing and updating the ISSA Constitution and Bylaws.

New 2021 proposal:
http://slalomskateboarder.com/ISSA/ISSA ... n-2021.pdf

Old 2007 version:
http://slalomskateboarder.com/ISSA/ISSA ... S-2007.pdf

/Jani
by Jani Soderhall
Fri May 14, 2021 6:25 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Facebook event page for Båstad Skate Games 2021
Replies: 1
Views: 85

Facebook event page for Båstad Skate Games 2021

Båstad, Sweden
August 6-8, 2021


Facebook event:
https://www.facebook.com/wcsbs

Main organizers:
Mikael Hadestrand, Peter Menke, Jonas "Yoda" Wikström
by Jani Soderhall
Sun Apr 25, 2021 10:58 am
Forum: Racer Profiles
Topic: Sweeney, Martin - UK [RIP]
Replies: 1
Views: 1245

Re: Sweeney, Martin - UK [RIP]

Martin Sweeney's 100 cone world record in 3D animation [April 2021]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VGTlQxD7lTI
by Jani Soderhall
Sun Apr 25, 2021 10:57 am
Forum: Racer Profiles
Topic: Sweeney, Martin - UK [RIP]
Replies: 1
Views: 1245

Sweeney, Martin - UK [RIP]

http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/Racers/England/MartinSweeney/Sweeney-Death-Zone-Southbank.jpg It is with great sadness that we have to report on the death of Martin Sweeney. Martin died Saturday October 8, following a period of frail health. We all recall when in 2013, despite not being in shape ...
by Jani Soderhall
Wed Apr 07, 2021 8:38 pm
Forum: ISSA World Ranking
Topic: New racer!
Replies: 10
Views: 13686

Re: New racer!

Bonjour Thomas,

I just registered a cyber event in Daumesnil for May 8-9. Hope we can meet there!

/Jani
by Jani Soderhall
Sat Mar 20, 2021 10:54 am
Forum: General Slalom Skateboard Truck Discussion
Topic: PVD R2 trucks.
Replies: 3
Views: 2720

Re: PVD R2 trucks.

Bart, OK good. I think a mail for you was blocked by some anti-spam checker and was returned. I thought it was that the email was incorrect.

/Jani
by Jani Soderhall
Fri Feb 19, 2021 12:22 pm
Forum: General Slalom Skateboard Truck Discussion
Topic: PVD R2 trucks.
Replies: 3
Views: 2720

Re: PVD R2 trucks.

Bart,

It seems as if you provided an incorrect email when signing up. Can you check it in your profile?
I can also help you correct it.

/Jani
by Jani Soderhall
Tue Jan 19, 2021 2:17 pm
Forum: ISSA
Topic: World Skate + ISSA
Replies: 0
Views: 2103

World Skate + ISSA

ISSA to join World Skate Over the last two years we've had a number of preparatory meetings with World Skate, to come to a mutual understanding of how the ISSA can be integrated into World Skate, and together work towards better international coordination and organization of high-level events. We h...
by Jani Soderhall
Tue Jan 19, 2021 2:12 pm
Forum: ISSA
Topic: World Skateboard Federation - WSF
Replies: 12
Views: 17172

Re: World Skateboard Federation - WSF

As of December 31st 2020 the ISSA is no longer affiliated with WSF, and we're now ready to pursue our integration into World Skate. We'll keep you posted in another topic.

/Jani
by Jani Soderhall
Mon Dec 07, 2020 11:57 am
Forum: ISSA
Topic: ISSA BOD 2021
Replies: 0
Views: 1622

ISSA BOD 2021

ISSA 2021 BOD Jani Söderhäll (SWE) - President Maria Carrasco (USA) - Vice President and North America Status Marshal, head Hans "Corky" Koraeus (SWE) - Ranking Supervisor Joe McLaren (USA) - Secretary Michal Subrt (CZE) - European Status Marshal, head Janis Kuzmins (LAT) - BOD member Bruno Silva D...
by Jani Soderhall
Tue Oct 27, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: 2020 Contest Calendar
Topic: 2020 event announcements here
Replies: 8
Views: 8348

Re: 2020 event announcements here

Marcos Soulsby-Monroy wrote:
Tue Oct 27, 2020 2:11 pm
TXO 9
Saturday, December 12th 2020
Plain Status race.
Marcos, as you announce it early enough (>30 days in advance) it'll automatically be Basic status.

/Jani
by Jani Soderhall
Fri Aug 28, 2020 4:20 pm
Forum: Turner Summer Ski
Topic: typical Turner board setups
Replies: 7
Views: 14405

Re: typical Turner board setups

Darrell,

That deck will certainly generate some interest from collectors and slalom racers world-wide, even if it seems a bit calm in here. You could give it a try in the ISSA group at Facebook and that'll certainly generate more feedback.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/ISSA.info

/Jani
by Jani Soderhall
Fri Aug 28, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: Should I use blank skateboards?
Replies: 1
Views: 1610

Re: why should I skate pro

Hi Miles, The first decision to make is "who do I want to skate, and measure myself, with?" It's not so much about earning points. If you win easily in AM, it's definitely time to step up to Pro. Then, once in a class, be it Amateur or Pro, you need to consider that the usual ranking is based upon s...
by Jani Soderhall
Mon Jul 27, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: 2020 Contest Calendar
Topic: Thread to discuss Dates, Status, voting, etc for 2020
Replies: 19
Views: 8632

Re: Thread to discuss Dates, Status, voting, etc for 2020

It's still a manual operation to take info here and enter into the calendar...
by Jani Soderhall
Mon Jul 27, 2020 2:24 pm
Forum: New England
Topic: BARBECUE/SKATEBOARD RACE - WESTERN MASS
Replies: 4
Views: 6456

Re: BARBECUE/SKATEBOARD RACE - WESTERN MASS

Dan Parrish wrote: Covid 19 rules apply: Slalom Skaters and Slalom cones remain 6 feet apart at all times.
Thus, only clear runs count?
by Jani Soderhall
Mon Jun 15, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: California
Topic: [2020] California Summer Series
Replies: 0
Views: 2799

[2020] California Summer Series

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by Jani Soderhall
Mon Jun 08, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: Media Resources
Topic: National Skateboard Review.com
Replies: 0
Views: 3074

National Skateboard Review.com

National Skateboard Review was a California skate magazine published by Di Dootson Rose in 1976 - 1979 In 2013, a full collection of the NSR was received by the Smithsonian Institute - awesome! Says Di: I ran weekly slalom races for three years. Out of all that came the National Skateboard Review –...
by Jani Soderhall
Sun May 03, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: Czech Republic
Topic: CZ - FYB Series 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 3589

CZ - FYB Series 2020

Post from FB: Black Hunting will be! On Saturday 23.5.2020, we will meet on the hill in Černilov! It probably won't be official, but you can look forward to training with everything. Raids, timer and everything needed. In the morning we will practice a little, we will leave Giant Slalom and then Dua...
by Jani Soderhall
Tue Apr 14, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Movies
Topic: San Diego, 70's slalom video
Replies: 0
Views: 4748

San Diego, 70's slalom video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fu2v8xsWqMg&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR1zXZCbmNxbqlrQwLIFh8_l09A0BYE4_ctJMgPiN30hkILUiGH_CQIUzcU Posted by RLR films on YouTube, March 15, 2020 "My Dad let me borrow some of his old Super8 films. This one had some cool footage of skateboarding from the 70's. I added ...
by Jani Soderhall
Sun Apr 12, 2020 5:14 pm
Forum: Latvia
Topic: Riga Extreme 100 cone world record event
Replies: 0
Views: 3950

Riga Extreme 100 cone world record event

Riga, summer of 2012 http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/events/2012/Riga/Riga_poster.jpg http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/events/2012/Riga/Riga_0.jpg http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/events/2012/Riga/Riga_1.jpg http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/events/2012/Riga/Riga_2.jpg http://www.slalomskateboa...
by Jani Soderhall
Mon Mar 23, 2020 2:36 pm
Forum: 2020 World Championships (cancelled)
Topic: 2020 ISSA World Championships, Båstad, Aug 7-9
Replies: 4
Views: 7060

Re: 2020 ISSA World Championships, Båstad, Aug 7-9

Preliminary schedule and registrations so far: https://wcsbs2020.com/event/wcsbs-2020/ Although there's a lot of uncertainty about the possibility of maintaining this event, given the COVID-19 disease spread and travel restrictions, registration is open and your registration can help the organizers ...
by Jani Soderhall
Mon Mar 23, 2020 11:41 am
Forum: France
Topic: AFSS - Association Francaise de Skateboard Slalom
Replies: 0
Views: 4483

AFSS - Association Francaise de Skateboard Slalom

Temporary URL
http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/AFSS/www/wordpress

Please note that the old domain name is skateslalom.fr currently not active.
by Jani Soderhall
Mon Mar 23, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: France
Topic: French Skateboard Slalom Association
Replies: 7
Views: 7261

Re: French Skateboard Slalom Association

After a few years of inactivity, the FSSA is now being revived as AFSS, so I'm locking this post and opening another one.

It's also unsure at this time if the old domain name can be recovered, if not a new one will be used instead.
by Jani Soderhall
Tue Mar 10, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: ISSA World Records
Topic: 100-Cone records
Replies: 43
Views: 47620

Re: 100-Cone records

The ISSA BOD has approved the following world record set by Lynn in Nov 2019:

Women Masters: 23.191 - Lynn Kramer, USA (2019 Nov 10, San Diego CA, USA)

The pdf listings have been updated accordingly. (see first post in this topic for the two pdf links)

/Jani
by Jani Soderhall
Tue Jan 14, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: Racer Profiles
Topic: Tucker, Wesley - USA [RIP]
Replies: 1
Views: 4666

Re: Tucker, Wesley - USA [RIP]

Just put up a few photos to remember WT and make sure he's part of our racer profiles here.
Feel free to add more facts as needed.

/Jani
by Jani Soderhall
Tue Jan 14, 2020 7:36 pm
Forum: Racer Profiles
Topic: Tucker, Wesley - USA [RIP]
Replies: 1
Views: 4666

Tucker, Wesley - USA [RIP]

Wesley Tucker 19xx - 2013 (RIP) http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/Racers/USA/WesleyTucker/WT-cyber-550-sepia.jpg Photo: Wesley, or WT as many called him, had a great love for skateboarding and in particular slalom racing. He was only one of two parallell stance racers in the renaissance of slalom r...
by Jani Soderhall
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: 2020 Contest Calendar
Topic: Contest Sanction Application Form 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 4034

Contest Sanction Application Form 2020

Please use this form for any status requests for 2020 and onwards.

Download - Contest Sanction App (.docx)

Thanks!
by Jani Soderhall
Sun Dec 29, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2020] SMOOTH PRAGUE Jan 11,12 [Prime]
Replies: 0
Views: 7249

[2020] SMOOTH PRAGUE Jan 11,12 [Prime]

SMOOTH PRAGUE 2020 The first PRIME status skateslalom race in Europe 2020 Registration Open: https://forms.gle/zk8qDha18MBfmGmr8 Facts: Status: Prime Location: P3 Prague D11, Nehvizdy, hall 4 https://www.p3parks.com/our-locations/czech-republic/p3-prague-d11 Registration: https://forms.gle/zk8qDha1...
by Jani Soderhall
Mon Dec 16, 2019 9:53 am
Forum: ISSA
Topic: ISSA BOD 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 8492

ISSA BOD 2020

ISSA 2020 BOD

Jani Söderhäll (SWE) - President
Patric Duletzki (GER) - Vice President
Hans "Corky" Koraeus (SWE) - Ranking Supervisor
Maria Carrasco (USA) - North America Status Marshal
Michal Subrt (CZE) - European Status Marshal
Janis Kuzmins (LAT) - BOD member
Joe McLaren (USA) - BOD member
by Jani Soderhall
Mon Dec 02, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: ISSA
Topic: BOD election 2019: Call for nominations
Replies: 7
Views: 11169

Re: BOD election 2019: Call for nominations

Vote here: http://slalomskateboarder.com/phpBB/vie ... 190&t=9593

(Link only functional for members with a forum login registered as of Nov 30, 2019).
by Jani Soderhall
Sun Nov 24, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: ISSA
Topic: BOD election 2019: Call for nominations
Replies: 7
Views: 11169

Re: BOD election 2019: Call for nominations

Excellent, thanks Joe and Michal!

Any more nominees?

Reminder: Nomination period closes Nov 30.

/Jani
by Jani Soderhall
Wed Nov 13, 2019 10:14 pm
Forum: ISSA
Topic: BOD election 2019: Call for nominations
Replies: 7
Views: 11169

Re: BOD election 2019: Call for nominations

I hereby nominate Michal Subrt, who's one of the EU status marshals and well known throughout the slalom world for both his work on races and for his racing talent. He has confirmed that he's willing to step up and take a BOD position also in addition to continuing as EU status marshal.
by Jani Soderhall
Wed Nov 13, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: ISSA
Topic: BOD election 2019: Call for nominations
Replies: 7
Views: 11169

Re: BOD election 2019: Call for nominations

Respond to this topic with nominations. You may nominate any other skater, but it is a requirement that you confirm with the person prior to the nomination. Also we'd like a public reply by the nominee here to any nomination. All so until Nov 30, noon (CET).

Thanks!
by Jani Soderhall
Wed Nov 13, 2019 7:59 pm
Forum: ISSA
Topic: BOD election 2019: Call for nominations
Replies: 7
Views: 11169

BOD election 2019: Call for 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 2018-2019: Hans "Corky" Koraeus (SWE...
by Jani Soderhall
Wed Oct 30, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2019] Bowlstock - Stockholm, August 3-4 [Main]
Replies: 3
Views: 4986

Re: Bowlstock - Stockholm, August 3-4 [Main]

It's nevertheless still amazing that Viktor has won every major banked slalom race. Everyone of them!
by Jani Soderhall
Wed Oct 30, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: ISSA World Records
Topic: Cyber slalom records
Replies: 13
Views: 14206

Re: Cyber slalom records

World Record reported by Lynn in 2018 have finally been added to the spreadsheets.
Sorry for the delay Lynn.

Congrats on the new world record!
by Jani Soderhall
Wed Oct 30, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: ISSA World Records
Topic: 50-Cone records
Replies: 77
Views: 71541

Re: 50-Cone records

World Records reported by Lynn in 2018 have finally been added to the spreadsheets.
Sorry for the delay.

...and most important congratulations to the new World Record holders: Lynn Kramer (Women Masters), Nathan Loren (Jun 14) and Collin Loren (Jun 11)!
by Jani Soderhall
Tue Oct 29, 2019 10:40 am
Forum: ISSA World Records
Topic: Cyber slalom records
Replies: 13
Views: 14206

Re: Cyber slalom records

Lynn's video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uYcUncEGI84


Times noted from the video:

Lynn, east-west: 10,406
Lynn, west-east: 10,053
Average time: 10,230
by Jani Soderhall
Sun Oct 27, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: 2019 Contest Calendar
Topic: 2019 event announcements here
Replies: 9
Views: 13445

Re: Announce your 2019 events here

Thanks Lynn for that precision. I have no signs that the forum crashed and may have lost data. It's been running fine as far as I can see. There's a small risk that the entire server could have crashed and then been restored all done by our hosting provider, but I guess they would have told is if it...