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by Flavio Badenes
Sat Sep 22, 2007 3:11 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Independence Slalom Cup, Sep 22, 2007
Replies: 24
Views: 10984

Fala Sammy, Make it technical, that is not problem actually that is the best way to go. I told Bruno that it would be a better idea not to hold the next contest in December, all flights are full during this time of the year and everybody wants to be by their families. Lets discuss this further via e...
by Flavio Badenes
Sat Sep 22, 2007 8:30 am
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Independence Slalom Cup, Dec 15-16, 2007
Replies: 8
Views: 5066

Bruno eu estava checando a possibilidade de ir e todos os voos estao cheios nesta epoca do ano. Tem gente achando uma ideia muito boa ir ao Brasil para competir, mas em Dezembro vai ficar muito dificil. Eu proponho uma mudanca de data. O que voces acham?
by Flavio Badenes
Fri Sep 21, 2007 6:10 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] G.O.G. no points outlaw fun gnar this fall, Oct 13-14
Replies: 63
Views: 51006

What is the nearest to the event site Motel One, please?
by Flavio Badenes
Fri Sep 21, 2007 4:27 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Independence Slalom Cup, Dec 15-16, 2007
Replies: 8
Views: 5066

We will Vince. I hope to see you in Germany in October.
by Flavio Badenes
Fri Sep 21, 2007 4:06 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Independence Slalom Cup, Dec 15-16, 2007
Replies: 8
Views: 5066

Vincent Berruchon wrote:Interesting!!!
I knew you would agree with us Vince! :-)
by Flavio Badenes
Fri Sep 21, 2007 4:05 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Independence Slalom Cup, Dec 15-16, 2007
Replies: 8
Views: 5066

E isso ai, mas segura a informacao mais tempo que pra quando mandar...mandar uma bomba mesmo :-)

To escrevendo um plano em Portugues pra voce mostrar ai, so nao tem acentos... :-)

Ta bombando geral o forum Brasil... e isso ai!
by Flavio Badenes
Fri Sep 21, 2007 4:02 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Independence Slalom Cup, Sep 22, 2007
Replies: 24
Views: 10984

Damn Flavio!!!; this new asfalt feels like its a cement skatepark!!!grips like crazy...84a in front 80a in the rear...90 cones is what we came up with,60 tight ,30 giant alternating like this:20 tight(1,80m);15 giant( 2 transversal cones from one side to the other, included...it's a 5 lane ave.!!!)...
by Flavio Badenes
Fri Sep 21, 2007 4:01 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Independence Slalom Cup, Sep 22, 2007
Replies: 24
Views: 10984

In other words, organizing a contest requires a LOT OF WORK :-) What helps in the Brazilian situation is that skateboarding is a affordable sport for most people, brings with it the chance of becoming a pro and going traveling to distant places and the politicians simply LOVE IT. We have a tradition...
by Flavio Badenes
Fri Sep 21, 2007 8:30 am
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Independence Slalom Cup, Sep 22, 2007
Replies: 24
Views: 10984

For the ones of you wondering about the poster.....that is a very famous painting that shows the moment the Brazilian independence was declared. In my opinion they should all be riding skateboards instead of horses, but I think the lack of asphalt in those days had something to do with it. :-)
by Flavio Badenes
Fri Sep 21, 2007 8:27 am
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Independence Slalom Cup, Sep 22, 2007
Replies: 24
Views: 10984

I guess he means the city of Sao Paulo, the city event Virada Esportiva ( 1 million expectators expected to watch the event on TV) and Gatorade. For the event in December, the third on in the city of Sao Paulo since August, we are having talks with Adidas, Nike, Coca Cola and TAM, the largest brazil...
by Flavio Badenes
Fri Sep 21, 2007 8:24 am
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Independence Slalom Cup, Dec 15-16, 2007
Replies: 8
Views: 5066

Bruno, segura a informacao ate as coisas estarem mais concretas, assim evitamos falsas expectativas. O segredo e a alma do negocio. :-)
by Flavio Badenes
Tue Sep 04, 2007 6:26 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Yesterday's Slalom Session Video...
Replies: 9
Views: 5186

Re: Yesterday's Slalom Session Video...

That is our new slalom course. I've set the cones 5 1/2 feet apart with 9 feet offsets. Yesterday we had an amazing session riding that course and some runs were filmed. That video below shows the slalom stoke we are spreading down here in my hometown, Porto Alegre/Brazil... http://www.youtube.com/...
by Flavio Badenes
Fri Aug 24, 2007 10:31 am
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Sergio Yuppie
Replies: 5
Views: 3876

Re: Sergio Yuppie

Achei o Sergio Yuppie: 324 Sergio Yuppie, USA 417 1 157 acho que ele e como eu, dupla nacionalidade Tudo bem, Flávio?? Sou o Márcio de Porto Alegre/RS e pratico slalom aqui. Gostaria de ter seu msn ou Skype para mantermos contato! Oi Marcio mandei um email para o seu endereco no zipmail. Abraco!
by Flavio Badenes
Mon Aug 20, 2007 10:07 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] G.O.G. no points outlaw fun gnar this fall, Oct 13-14
Replies: 63
Views: 51006

Laser cones!?
by Flavio Badenes
Sun Aug 19, 2007 7:02 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] G.O.G. no points outlaw fun gnar this fall, Oct 13-14
Replies: 63
Views: 51006

In the meanwhile Flavio is back in the sewage tunnels underneath the city of Amsterdam, practising, practising, practising......
by Flavio Badenes
Sun Aug 19, 2007 6:42 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Independence Slalom Cup, Sep 22, 2007
Replies: 24
Views: 10984

I am back...
This is the location, more to come this week. They will apply a nice fresh layer of new asphalt!
I will post all the information concerning prizes and more very soon.



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k5jIDm8aqR4
by Flavio Badenes
Mon Aug 06, 2007 2:04 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Sergio Yuppie
Replies: 5
Views: 3876

Sergio Yuppie

Achei o Sergio Yuppie:

324 Sergio Yuppie, USA 417 1 157

acho que ele e como eu, dupla nacionalidade
by Flavio Badenes
Mon Aug 06, 2007 9:26 am
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Slalom on TV in Brazil
Replies: 9
Views: 5307

Chris Favero wrote:post an addy i could send some stuff too. thanks,cf
Will do, thanks!
by Flavio Badenes
Sun Aug 05, 2007 7:30 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Slalom on TV in Brazil
Replies: 9
Views: 5307

hi,CHIxILL from chicago is willing to supply to brasil,also,next time there is contest,hit us up for some swag.we have some friends down there via Uprise skateshop here.you can find us on the web at the addy below.congrats on what looks like a super fun race. Cfav Hi Chris we are planing a much big...
by Flavio Badenes
Sun Aug 05, 2007 7:20 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Slalom on TV in Brazil
Replies: 9
Views: 5307

Kako manda teu email pra mim. O meu e flavio.badenes@gmail.com
by Flavio Badenes
Sun Aug 05, 2007 4:43 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Slalom on TV in Brazil
Replies: 9
Views: 5307

Sem duvida Kako, vamos comecar a agir. Eu acho que um passo muito importante e levar os caras aqui da Europa pra andar ai. Da uma olhada em http://vimeo.com/230742 e assiste a entrevista com o Steve Olson. La passa muita coisa do Mundial em Hannover neste ano. Vale a pena assistir e ver como a coisa...
by Flavio Badenes
Sat Aug 04, 2007 8:31 am
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Slalom on TV in Brazil
Replies: 9
Views: 5307

Slalom on TV in Brazil

It is in Portuguese, so not really fun for most of you out there, but it has some interresting images of the Sao Paulo cup.
The girl is very good looking :-)
Wait until she is done with her talking then the slalom part comes.

http://www.diorandi.com/videolog26.asp
by Flavio Badenes
Fri Aug 03, 2007 8:38 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Saiu o ranking de Julho de 2007
Replies: 1
Views: 1889

Simpatico o gesto da ISSA de escrever Brasil com S no ranking.
by Flavio Badenes
Fri Aug 03, 2007 2:36 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Saiu o ranking de Julho de 2007
Replies: 1
Views: 1889

Saiu o ranking de Julho de 2007

E pela primeria vez os skatistas do Brasil estao presentes. Valeu Bruno, nos conseguimos. O Brasil esta no ranking. Daqui pre frente so pode ficar mais facil!! E PARABENS GALERA!!!! Place Name Point No Avg 239 Kako Max, BRA 523 1 196 278 Thiago Gardenal, BRA 469 1 176 304 Alex Maia, BRA 439 1 165 33...
by Flavio Badenes
Thu Aug 02, 2007 4:03 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: The Sao Paulo Slalom Cup RESULTS!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 5336

Watch out for Kako Max.

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by Flavio Badenes
Thu Aug 02, 2007 1:00 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: The Sao Paulo Slalom Cup RESULTS!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 5336

Fala Sammy!
Isso ai. De agora pra frente so pode melhorar, vamos ver o que vai acontecer em Setembro.
E muito legal mesmo ver que a galera ai no Brasil esta voltando a fazer slalom. Slalom e uma tremenda forma de meditacao e a lot of fun tbm!!
Grande abraco e parabens pelo 5 lugar!!!!
by Flavio Badenes
Wed Aug 01, 2007 7:09 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Brasil second place in Amsterdam
Replies: 1
Views: 1691

So que neste evento do fim de semana passado em Rotterdam, o WSR07
GARFARAM O SANDRO e o DANIEL de maneira escandalosa. Vexame para os juizes. O dominio cultural do skate Dinamarques e Filandes sobre o Holandes predominou. Ridiculo o resultado.
by Flavio Badenes
Wed Aug 01, 2007 7:05 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: The Slalom World Ranking And South America
Replies: 6
Views: 3434

Fair enough. :-)

Let´s wait and see how things will develop.
by Flavio Badenes
Wed Aug 01, 2007 5:01 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: The Slalom World Ranking And South America
Replies: 6
Views: 3434

Ok. However after reading the information, posted in 2002, I wonder if that could be discussed again in the near future. In those days Brasil was not yet part of the the ISSA. For 2007: I have obtained the BASIC status for our first event. We have another one being prepared, I am waiting to see what...
by Flavio Badenes
Wed Aug 01, 2007 3:30 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: The Sao Paulo Slalom Cup RESULTS!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 5336

This is what slalom should be anyway. http://www.diorandi.com/evento/copaslalom/skate2/skateslalom422.JPG Now to go find myself a spiderman speed suit before the farm... hmm. Glad to see Slalom making it in Brazil!!! Good luck to you flavio! By the way this is world known Sergio Yuppie, brazilian s...
by Flavio Badenes
Wed Aug 01, 2007 9:21 am
Forum: Brasil
Topic: The Sao Paulo Slalom Cup RESULTS!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 5336

Fala Kako, Parabens pela vitoria. Espero poder encontra-lo em breve ou aqui na Europa ou ai no Brasil. Com o meu amigo Bruno organizando as coisas so se podia esperar um evento de categoria internacional como foi este. O trofeu e historico, o maior ate hoje no circuito da ISSA. Estamos organizando o...
by Flavio Badenes
Tue Jul 31, 2007 7:58 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Brazil Represented At The 2007 Worlds?
Replies: 3
Views: 2531

Very cool. Flavio, one other thing. Tell everyone in South America to have no fear of posting on this board in Portugese. I hope no one is hesitant to use Slalomskateboarder.com because they know no English. The German, French, Russian, Italian and New Jersey skaters often post in their native tong...
by Flavio Badenes
Tue Jul 31, 2007 4:33 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: The Sao Paulo Slalom Cup RESULTS!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 5336

Brazilians have tradition in Skateboarding Dominik! We had slalom events in the 70's and thanks... I will wait for it .... we are now working at the next event .... if you liked the pictures, wait till you see it live :-) "First I thought it was 1,80m all in flesh and bone" I don't think you will ev...
by Flavio Badenes
Tue Jul 31, 2007 4:28 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Brazil Represented At The 2007 Worlds?
Replies: 3
Views: 2531

Re: Brazil Represented At The 2007 Worlds?

I don't know any of y'all in South America and no nothing of air fare from Rio or elsewhere to North America. I am curious, though, if anyone down that way is pondering getting to the 2007 Worlds in North Carolina in September? It's two months away. Hi Wesley, This is something we are working at, s...
by Flavio Badenes
Tue Jul 31, 2007 12:51 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Visiting Brixlegg, Austria
Replies: 3
Views: 3221

Ramón Königshausen wrote:Just been there twice last week!

Hahahahahaha!!!

rmn

I just can't wait. :-)

I guess it is time to send Don a PM....
by Flavio Badenes
Tue Jul 31, 2007 10:44 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: Visiting Brixlegg, Austria
Replies: 3
Views: 3221

Visiting Brixlegg, Austria

I will be in Austria for a 10 day vacation. I will stay in the Walchsee. I am looking foward to do some slalom while there and ride the Cradle skatepark.
Is there anybody out there in Austria that I can contact?
Thanks!
Flavio Badenes
by Flavio Badenes
Tue Jul 31, 2007 9:25 am
Forum: Brasil
Topic: The Sao Paulo Slalom Cup RESULTS!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 5336

The Sao Paulo Slalom Cup RESULTS!!!

And it is over. With good public and 64 competitors, very cold for Brazilian standards (6 C) and a lot of FUN, the Sao Paulo Slalom Cup happened last Sunday. The winner took home 1500 US$ and a unbelievable throphy, a 1,80mts throphy!! Please go to http://www.diorandi.com/evento/copaslalom/skate1/sk...
by Flavio Badenes
Wed Jul 25, 2007 6:32 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Slalom Cone Burnes Sao Paulo Brasil July the 29th
Replies: 16
Views: 8540

Expected temperature for this Sunday in the city of Sao Paulo. 6 C, dry. We have 64 registered competitors. The maximum allowed!! TV GLOBO will be on site. TV GLOBO is the biggest TV network in Brazil. We are ready for the first modern age slalom skateboarding contest in Brazil. Get ready, there is ...
by Flavio Badenes
Tue Jul 24, 2007 3:06 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: the true competition
Replies: 2
Views: 2218

That is true bro!
by Flavio Badenes
Tue Jul 24, 2007 8:53 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] CANCELLED : BRUSSELS CAR FREE DAY 22 /23 SEPTEMBER
Replies: 42
Views: 33248

It does look like a nice spot.
by Flavio Badenes
Mon Jul 23, 2007 12:56 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] CANCELLED : BRUSSELS CAR FREE DAY 22 /23 SEPTEMBER
Replies: 42
Views: 33248

A little list of all activities in the city this weekend from last year and this is the same for this year : http://www.dimanchesansvoiture.irisnet.be/2006/fr/17sept06activites.html The speed for the cars with a circulation authorization is limited at 30 km/h (bus ,taxi,police,...) In October, I sh...
by Flavio Badenes
Sun Jul 22, 2007 8:08 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Brasil second place in Amsterdam
Replies: 1
Views: 1691

Brasil second place in Amsterdam

It is not slalom but I think it is worth mentioning that the brazillian street skater Danny Cerezini took second place today in Amsterdam during the AmsterDamn AM 2007. Danny scored 3,000 EUR and a flight to Tampa Florida to compete in the World AM. Good to see another brazilian skater shining. Abou...
by Flavio Badenes
Sat Jul 21, 2007 7:47 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] CANCELLED : BRUSSELS CAR FREE DAY 22 /23 SEPTEMBER
Replies: 42
Views: 33248

This is my idea of what will happen: The park. This place is always closed to traffic. Streets: Trams will run, buses will run, cops will hopefully stay at bay. Lots of free space to skate, maybe lots of people walking in some places but....certainlly a nice long street hiden somewhere in the center...
by Flavio Badenes
Sat Jul 21, 2007 11:35 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] CANCELLED : BRUSSELS CAR FREE DAY 22 /23 SEPTEMBER
Replies: 42
Views: 33248

Hi Damien, I understand what your point is, but then my next question will be: What would be the point of closing the streets for traffic then? In all different cities of the world the streets are closed for traffic once in a while so that the citzens can use them for activities that are not possibl...
by Flavio Badenes
Wed Jul 18, 2007 5:21 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] CANCELLED : BRUSSELS CAR FREE DAY 22 /23 SEPTEMBER
Replies: 42
Views: 33248

@Don, I will join you guys on the slopes. I am not traveling all the way to Brussels to go flat. LET´S RACE LET´S RACE LET´S RACE !!!!!!!!! @My friends there in Brussels, the idea of having a get together to promote slalom skateboarding in Belgium will work a LOT BETTER if you guys show the REAL thi...
by Flavio Badenes
Tue Jul 17, 2007 2:39 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Slalom Cone Burnes Sao Paulo Brasil July the 29th
Replies: 16
Views: 8540

The sponsors of the event are: black flys,wave boys,pocket pistols skates,speed demons,spitfire,sector 9,freestyle watches,skate brothers,nike sb(material); von ziper Specialized PRESS: tribo skate mag PRESS: rolling stone mag; folha de sao paulo e estado de sao paulo, revista veja TV STATIONS::espn...
by Flavio Badenes
Fri Jul 13, 2007 8:42 am
Forum: Netherlands
Topic: Dutch skaters on the ranking
Replies: 0
Views: 2964

Dutch skaters on the ranking

Check

www.slalomranking.com , select The Netherlands as country and see who were are.

Next race is Grenoble.
by Flavio Badenes
Fri Jul 13, 2007 8:40 am
Forum: Netherlands
Topic: Sunday Slalom Session at the Floriade in Amsterdam
Replies: 0
Views: 2652

Sunday Slalom Session at the Floriade in Amsterdam

Sunday July the 15th we will be practising at the Floriade from 13 hrs on.

All new slalom skaters will have a easy course to practise on.

Also keep in mind that there is a playground on the Floriade grounds where you kids can play while you roll!
by Flavio Badenes
Tue Jul 10, 2007 8:49 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Slalom Cone Burnes Sao Paulo Brasil July the 29th
Replies: 16
Views: 8540

Atencao galera do Brasil, querendo pode escrever em Portugues. Esta e a NOSSA area. Se for necessario eu traduzo pro Ingles.
No resto do forum Ingles por favor, mas aqui esta liberado :-)
Um grande abraco a todos
FB
by Flavio Badenes
Tue Jul 10, 2007 4:24 pm
Forum: Brasil
Topic: Slalom Cone Burnes Sao Paulo Brasil July the 29th
Replies: 16
Views: 8540

@Sammy, I have sent you an email. Welcome to the forum.
@Steve we will be going there soon, right? :-)