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by Pierre Gravel
Thu Jun 07, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: Starting Line / Ramps
Topic: Quebec Ramp
Replies: 27
Views: 29238

Re: Quebec Ramp

The link to the plan was not valid anymore, here is a new functional link to get the plan for Éric's Québec Ramp in PDF:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8XquH ... lxQWFLY3M/
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Oct 26, 2017 2:26 am
Forum: ISSA World Ranking
Topic: ISSA World Ranking - 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 3962

Re: ISSA World Ranking - 2017

Ha OK, no big deal, i just thought there was a problem with the results, thanks!
by Pierre Gravel
Mon Oct 23, 2017 8:21 pm
Forum: ISSA World Ranking
Topic: ISSA World Ranking - 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 3962

Re: ISSA World Ranking - 2017

Just wondering why the 2017 Worlds are not calculated in the rankings yet.
by Pierre Gravel
Mon Jul 28, 2014 10:36 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: The Rollin SlalomCross at Jackalope Festival
Replies: 2
Views: 1830

Re: The Rollin SlalomCross at Jackalope Festival

More photos of the SlalomCross, thanks to Harfang Wheels :
https://www.flickr.com/photos/116990545 ... 962582041/
by Pierre Gravel
Wed Jul 23, 2014 5:17 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: The Rollin SlalomCross at Jackalope Festival
Replies: 2
Views: 1830

The Rollin SlalomCross at Jackalope Festival

Pascal jean and myself were given the opportunity by Rollin Boardshop to organise a race that would make the best use of a so-so hill on the Jackalope festival site , at the Olympic Stadium in Montréal. Since the hill we had is not fast enough for a DH race and the surface not good enough for slalom...
by Pierre Gravel
Fri Jul 20, 2012 4:58 pm
Forum: Kebbek
Topic: 2012 KebbeK Slalom Boards
Replies: 9
Views: 6245

Re: 2012 KebbeK Slalom Boards

Hi I'm opening a web and physical shop here in Amsterdam. Could you please tell me what I need to do to carry Kebbek boards (slalom and longboards ) ? Thank you! Flávio Badenes Hi Flavio, thats great! To get our boards, our distributor in your area is Surf2Go: http://www.surf2go.eu/kebbek-skateboar...
by Pierre Gravel
Wed Apr 25, 2012 5:57 pm
Forum: Kebbek
Topic: 2012 KebbeK Slalom Boards
Replies: 9
Views: 6245

Re: 2012 KebbeK Slalom Boards

The boards are available now, S&J Sales, our north american distributor just got them, europe is gonna get some soon too.
by Pierre Gravel
Mon Mar 05, 2012 1:35 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2012] Paris Slalom World Cup - Trocadéro 26,27 May [Prime]
Replies: 73
Views: 26256

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

Me and Fabian Björnstjärna will celebrate our 50th birthdays while racing in Paris, so you have to get the permit. We want you all to let us win as a birthday-gift.;) (well.....I want this....Fabian will win anyway) Wow a lot of us were born in the same week, Mig is gonna turn 50 end of may and i'l...
by Pierre Gravel
Wed Feb 22, 2012 7:08 pm
Forum: Kebbek
Topic: 2012 KebbeK Slalom Boards
Replies: 9
Views: 6245

Re: 2012 KebbeK Slalom Boards

Thanks JBH!

Here is a better view of the graphic with the specs.

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by Pierre Gravel
Fri Feb 10, 2012 2:23 am
Forum: Kebbek
Topic: 2012 KebbeK Slalom Boards
Replies: 9
Views: 6245

Re: 2012 KebbeK Slalom Boards

Just to let you know about our new 20th anniversary series thats currently in production and should be in shops real soon, all 16 of them! http://i44.servimg.com/u/f44/11/04/47/90/kebbek10.jpg All drawings: Emmanuelle Daigle Art direction: Pierre Gravel Shapes and moulds designs: Ian Comishin, JimZ,...
by Pierre Gravel
Sat Nov 12, 2011 3:08 pm
Forum: Kebbek
Topic: 2012 KebbeK Slalom Boards
Replies: 9
Views: 6245

2012 KebbeK Slalom Boards

We are back making slalom boards again with new moulds and construction. The final version will probably be be 7plys with micro plys on top and bottom. Here is the new hybrid prototype, 33 x 8.66, wheelbases from 19,25 to 22.0. Deep concave with 2.5 flat in the center 8 degrees round concave tail , ...
by Pierre Gravel
Wed Apr 13, 2011 1:39 am
Forum: Canada
Topic: Montreal Outlaw slalom, may 7, 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 6210

It's actually Ian Comishin who found it, are you coming Rick?
by Pierre Gravel
Tue Apr 12, 2011 7:44 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Montreal Outlaw slalom, may 7, 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 6210

Montreal Outlaw slalom, may 7, 2011

http://i24.servimg.com/u/f24/11/04/47/90/mtl_ou10.gif Finally a decent slalom spot in Montréal! http://i24.servimg.com/u/f24/11/04/47/90/mtl_ou10.jpg http://i24.servimg.com/u/f24/11/04/47/90/mtl_ou11.jpg Not as fast as i hoped but it is the best spot in town. Surface is 6.5/10 but constant and crac...
by Pierre Gravel
Fri Mar 18, 2011 2:33 am
Forum: D.C.
Topic: DC Winter Sessions - Fountainhead
Replies: 28
Views: 15296

Hey Anthony longtime no see! Come skate with the KebbeK crew this summer man!
by Pierre Gravel
Fri Jul 30, 2010 3:42 pm
Forum: New England
Topic: Farm X
Replies: 57
Views: 24729

Seb, let's talk about hitting the parks together, me and Rookie should be leaving Montréal around noon thursday. Yup my son is fully healthy and we decided i should go.
by Pierre Gravel
Mon Jul 26, 2010 3:22 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: JP BOUCHER ES PURO SKATEBOARDING
Replies: 1
Views: 2020

OK lots of tech tricks, cool! But can you also do this? :

http://www.youtube.com/v/Gsn7Bmfm1y8&hl
by Pierre Gravel
Tue Jun 29, 2010 4:29 pm
Forum: New England
Topic: [2009] Farm '09, August 8
Replies: 32
Views: 14426

Can't wait for farm 10! But please try not to change the august 6th and 7th date, i planned way ahead for this one, between the birth of our fouth kid (july 17!) and our summer vacation on August 15.
by Pierre Gravel
Sun Jun 20, 2010 4:29 pm
Forum: New England
Topic: [2010] NESRA Notice of Race - Antrim, NH June 26
Replies: 24
Views: 9816

Mig's right Rick, (isn't he always right dammit?) you will get way more racers if you check this calendar first:

http://montrealsessions.forumactif.com/ ... -t4021.htm
by Pierre Gravel
Wed Mar 03, 2010 6:52 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Any slalom competitions this year in MTL?
Replies: 8
Views: 4267

Hey Burlington is not halfway! It's all the way!
But i'd go anyway haha!
by Pierre Gravel
Wed Feb 24, 2010 7:46 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Any slalom competitions this year in MTL?
Replies: 8
Views: 4267

Hi David, it's cool to see there are some new slalom riders in Montréal! We will have a few outlaw races in Montréal for sure and like Claude said, the Kryspy Hill crew in Québec will have a few as well. If you already have something in mind to organize a race, i will gladly help you if you need a h...
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Feb 18, 2010 4:30 pm
Forum: ISSA - Old topics
Topic: ISSA members 2010 - Complete listing
Replies: 46
Views: 26253

Just paid too, i hope we all get a timing chip, gold start ramps and umbrella girls on the lineup like in F1.
by Pierre Gravel
Fri Feb 05, 2010 10:59 am
Forum: Canada
Topic: 7th Annual Dovercourt Open - July 1, 2010
Replies: 26
Views: 10868

I'll be there too!
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Jan 07, 2010 6:56 pm
Forum: ISSA World Ranking
Topic: Any Consideration to a "Flat" Point System?
Replies: 12
Views: 6275

Well when i go to our very local races, i still have to beat Louis, Seb, Rookie, Mig, Claude and you... LOL There should be a formula to allow point in relation to the ranking of who you beat in every race, but that gotta be a mathematical nightmare. Even the status of races could be calculated by t...
by Pierre Gravel
Wed Sep 16, 2009 5:57 pm
Forum: Movies
Topic: Outskirts of Quebec City...
Replies: 8
Views: 3370

Man i want to go back right now!
Mig was nice enough to invite me to this superb spot a few weeks ago, it's the best in Québec so far!
by Pierre Gravel
Tue Sep 15, 2009 4:21 pm
Forum: Starting Line / Ramps
Topic: Quebec Ramp
Replies: 27
Views: 29238

Wow pretty cool Willy, they are exactly like the originals!
by Pierre Gravel
Tue Sep 01, 2009 4:05 pm
Forum: General Slalom Skateboard Deck Discussion
Topic: Should I do it?
Replies: 5
Views: 3161

I'd say sell it for a bit less to someone who will use it as it is and buy a modern slalom board with concave and a tail with the money. Check the Fullbag website for some really good and affordable options.

http://www.fullbagskates.com
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Jul 02, 2009 5:06 pm
Forum: New England
Topic: Antrim Can/Am Sept. 18, 19 & 20, 2009
Replies: 87
Views: 42605

Re: Antrim Can/Am Sept. 18, 19 & 20, 2009

o We're opening registration on July 1 and closing it when we reach 60 paid skaters. At that point we will put you on a wait list. You may cancel up to September 1, after which you lose your money. Sorry to have to do that, but we had too many bail last year and lost money on housing. And I got my ...
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Jul 02, 2009 2:57 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Dovercourt 2009, July 1
Replies: 16
Views: 8632

Results??

Come on, it's hard enough to miss the race due to injury, i gotta know what happened!
by Pierre Gravel
Mon Jun 08, 2009 6:20 pm
Forum: New to slalom skateboarding?
Topic: modding bennets?
Replies: 20
Views: 10025

Pierre, Had you previously tried Stims? You think the new Reflex are better? Size or rebound? Yes, my Bennett was on a rounded cone shaped yellow stim top and green stim bottom, and later i changed the bottom for a tick rubber bushing, it was OK till i tried the Retros. The stim is still an amazing...
by Pierre Gravel
Mon Jun 08, 2009 3:02 pm
Forum: New to slalom skateboarding?
Topic: modding bennets?
Replies: 20
Views: 10025

I agree, i was never fully satisfied with my geezerized bennet and since i placed a retro green barrel / pink tall cone, it's magic! The best front truck for TS.
by Pierre Gravel
Mon Apr 27, 2009 10:49 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: SOLD/TRADED: Roe PS2.8, Icksticks Carerra and other goodies
Replies: 1
Views: 1143

PM sent.
by Pierre Gravel
Sat Mar 28, 2009 5:11 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Five Roses slalom session
Replies: 2
Views: 3296

We are riding at Five Roses this afternoon, 2 pm, Rookie, sexy Raylene and me.
The bridge has been rebuilt, there is now a lot more room for push starts.
by Pierre Gravel
Fri Jan 23, 2009 3:07 pm
Forum: ISSA
Topic: ISSA Logo - time to update it?
Replies: 152
Views: 79733

Thanks you for your proposal Wesley,
Maybe if it doesn't make it here you could submit it to a Paper Mill Co.. ;-)

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by Pierre Gravel
Wed Jan 21, 2009 5:29 pm
Forum: ISSA
Topic: ISSA Logo - time to update it?
Replies: 152
Views: 79733

Pierre Gravel is someone I'd highly recommend for this type of thing too - at least on our side of the pond. Definitely!!! Pierre's work in that domain is outstanding. But he might be in the same situation you are Rick. He's usually burried in work... We could always skip a race and work on the ISS...
by Pierre Gravel
Mon Nov 17, 2008 5:16 pm
Forum: FullBag Skates
Topic: fullbag prez
Replies: 12
Views: 7225

Rick Floyd wrote:Hey Mig - who are the three poussins in the matching dresses in the background? Was that your harem?

-RF
Two are missing in the shot, they are the famous Dionne quints!

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by Pierre Gravel
Sun Nov 16, 2008 3:32 pm
Forum: FullBag Skates
Topic: fullbag prez
Replies: 12
Views: 7225

Vintage Mig!

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Photo by Paul Dionne, click for more:
http://www.pdionne-photo.qc.ca/80s1/index.html
by Pierre Gravel
Wed Oct 22, 2008 8:32 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: 2 STOLEN BOARDS ALERT
Replies: 2
Views: 1688

2 STOLEN BOARDS ALERT

I had these 2 completes stolen from my car 2 weeks ago. They are hand made carbon/foam boards by Éric Brassard. 1- Hybrid Slalom Board Carbon, orange paint, Red Radikal front, Small pivot Fulltrack back, ZigZag orange & yellows. 2- Giant Slalom Board carbon, clear coat over carbon finish, Kebbek rac...
by Pierre Gravel
Sat Sep 27, 2008 3:38 pm
Forum: Turner Summer Ski
Topic: release of vintage turner summerskis
Replies: 15
Views: 14424

Please post a direct link to your auction, i couldn't find them on ebay either.
by Pierre Gravel
Wed Sep 10, 2008 8:57 pm
Forum: New England
Topic: Antrim's Race for the OLD GOLD JUG Sept. 19,20,21, 2008
Replies: 180
Views: 116656

À l'abordage!
Cachez votre rhum et vos femmes, on jette l'ancre dans une semaine!
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Jul 17, 2008 4:19 pm
Forum: General Slalom Skateboard Deck Discussion
Topic: Boards with rocker?
Replies: 2
Views: 3611

I've been working on a rocker/concave mould design for a while, you will see a KebbeK Rocker sometime this year.
by Pierre Gravel
Sat Jul 12, 2008 1:18 am
Forum: ISSA World Ranking
Topic: Wanted: Masters 45 and over birthdates
Replies: 124
Views: 62384

Ok i'm old too, june 1962.
All the new kids beat me all the time, might as well be will the old farts now.

I can still ride my age in MPH on a skateboard, but for how long?
by Pierre Gravel
Tue Jul 08, 2008 9:06 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Dovercourt Races 2008
Replies: 30
Views: 18236

Thanks Claude and MB for pulling it off once again with a fun and well run skateboard race!
you guys are truly Incredible!


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by Pierre Gravel
Fri Jun 27, 2008 4:31 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: Hybrid slalom tips please?
Replies: 4
Views: 2301

There are many interpretations of an hybrid course, but in general, cones are spaced between 5.5 and 8 feet and includes many offsets. Wheelbases from 18.5 to 20 are ok generally.
I say, go to a race, enter, observe and learn.
by Pierre Gravel
Mon Jun 16, 2008 4:24 pm
Forum: Fatboy
Topic: NEW WEBSITE!!!!
Replies: 25
Views: 16858

Hey Fatty, i didn't know you were licensing your name for other stuff?

Anything for a buck hey? ;-)

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http://www.fatboy.nl/
by Pierre Gravel
Tue Jun 10, 2008 10:43 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: [2008] LaSource Attack: Slalom and Speedboarding - June 1st
Replies: 10
Views: 7231

Here are the official results, my apologies to Riley for skipping his result at the awards... 1- Claude Régnier - 8.130 2- Louis Ricard - 8.25 3- Rookie - 8.336 4- Seb Léger - 8.423 5- Pierre Gravel - 8.57 6- Miguel Marco - 8.59 7- Rick Floyd - 8.86 8- Éric Brassard - 9.32 9- Max - 9.37 10- Bernie -...
by Pierre Gravel
Mon Jun 09, 2008 7:48 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: [2008] LaSource Attack: Slalom and Speedboarding - June 1st
Replies: 10
Views: 7231

And Rick, you rip on a speedboard!

(he beat me in our heat on one of my boards)
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Jun 05, 2008 7:58 pm
Forum: Starting Line / Ramps
Topic: Quebec Ramp
Replies: 27
Views: 29238

Eric, If I may be so bold as to make a suggestion? I looked at the PDF plans for the first time and found them an excellent design. Just one idea, though. When I built my ramps I used 2x2s as the cross pieces supporting the "S" ramp. It sounds like a small change but the real advantage is it makes ...
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Jun 05, 2008 7:07 pm
Forum: Starting Line / Ramps
Topic: Quebec Ramp
Replies: 27
Views: 29238

You can download the plans for Éric Brassard's "Québec Ramp" in PDF.

I'm using the new acrobat.com sharing, (still in beta) hope this works for you:

https://share.acrobat.com/adc/document. ... a6ed53ce54
by Pierre Gravel
Mon May 19, 2008 9:09 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: FS: NOS Split-duro Kryp C-62's
Replies: 5
Views: 2302

Rick Floyd wrote:
Pierre Gravel wrote:I think Seb may be interested in your Kryptos, but the poor guy is surfing in Hawaii with Émilie. I'll let him know when he's back.
Man...that's unfortunate...I hope they are OK!

No other interest so far - I can bring'em to the race 1 Juin if needed.
Cool, bring 'em.
by Pierre Gravel
Mon May 12, 2008 3:52 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: FS: NOS Split-duro Kryp C-62's
Replies: 5
Views: 2302

I think Seb may be interested in your Kryptos, but the poor guy is surfing in Hawaii with Émilie. I'll let him know when he's back.