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by Maria Carrasco
Tue Mar 16, 2010 8:40 pm
Forum: California
Topic: [2010] Two Days of Turri at Toyland - April 10-11
Replies: 5
Views: 3161

Somehow we have a few threads going for this same event so to avoid confusion -- be sure to check in here for the latest info:

http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/phpBB ... php?t=7252

also the event website at:

http://sk8kings.com/new/TwoDaysTurri.html

Cheers!
by Maria Carrasco
Tue Mar 16, 2010 8:15 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: [2010] Two Days of Turri at Toyland - April 10-11
Replies: 9
Views: 6476

Somehow we have a few threads going for this same event so to avoid confusion -- be sure to check for the latest info at the event website:

http://sk8kings.com/new/TwoDaysTurri.html

Cheers!
by Maria Carrasco
Tue Mar 16, 2010 8:13 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: [2010] GS Racing - Central Cal April 10-11
Replies: 6
Views: 3269

Two Days of Turri is official

Somehow we have a few threads going for this same event so to avoid confusion -- be sure to check in here for the latest info:

http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/phpBB ... php?t=7252

also the event website at:

http://sk8kings.com/new/TwoDaysTurri.html

Cheers!
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Mar 14, 2010 10:10 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: [2010] Two Days of Turri at Toyland - April 10-11
Replies: 9
Views: 6476

Toyland Rocks!

For those of you who haven't yet had the unique opportunity to hang at Jonny Miller's Toyland Ranch and Skatepark -- the Two Days of Turri event will be your chance. Toyland will be the event headquarters, party location and racer campground for the weekend -- and is sure to offer all the fun you ca...
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Mar 14, 2010 10:08 pm
Forum: California
Topic: [2010] Two Days of Turri at Toyland - April 10-11
Replies: 5
Views: 3161

Toyland Rocks!

For those of you who haven't yet had the unique opportunity to hang at Jonny Miller's Toyland Ranch and Skatepark -- the Two Days of Turri event will be your chance. Toyland will be the event headquarters, party location and racer campground for the weekend -- and is sure to offer all the fun you ca...
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Feb 14, 2010 5:44 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: [2010] Two Days of Turri at Toyland - April 10-11
Replies: 9
Views: 6476

Updates

Turri Road has been used for some classic events over the last few years in racing. Went back through the archives to pull out a few pics from 2008 which show both sides of the venue we will be running on for the Two Days of Turrri event. The countryside will still be green and awesome looking when ...
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Feb 14, 2010 5:39 pm
Forum: California
Topic: [2010] Two Days of Turri at Toyland - April 10-11
Replies: 5
Views: 3161

Turri Road has been used for some classic events over the last few years in racing. Went back through the archives to pull out a few pics from 2008 here which show both sides of the venue we will be running on for the Two Days of Turrri. The countryside will still be green and awesome looking when w...
by Maria Carrasco
Wed Jan 06, 2010 8:17 pm
Forum: ISSA Rules & Discussion
Topic: Another Idea for Race format
Replies: 12
Views: 6298

Re: Another Idea for Race format

A way to possibly make our time more efficient is a cut format. ...The top spot seatings would be pre-determined from points or rankings. The organizer can set how many spots will be open for qualifying.... Keeping the above in mind is the first main point of Richy's suggestion. So the first "cut" ...
by Maria Carrasco
Sat Jan 02, 2010 4:43 pm
Forum: ISSA World Ranking
Topic: World rankings: Overall
Replies: 346
Views: 233167

Rankings update

Thank you all so much for the time and attention you have devoted to this task ... it's no small undertaking and we appreciate it.

Cheers and Happy New Year from Sk8Kings!
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Dec 28, 2009 4:59 am
Forum: North America
Topic: [2010] GS Racing - Central Cal April 10-11
Replies: 6
Views: 3269

Wesley -- We should have options for the ramp start -- Monster and mid

Joe -- Jonny is already talking with Fluitt about insurance -- thanks!

Will post more as soon as we can.
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Dec 27, 2009 6:13 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: [2010] GS Racing - Central Cal April 10-11
Replies: 6
Views: 3269

[2010] GS Racing - Central Cal April 10-11

Sk8Kings and Jonny Miller are planning a two-day race event in San Luis Obispo. Details are coming -- and mainly hinge on the venue we can secure. It will either be at Turri Road or other local terrain if a deal can be worked out with private owners. Goal is for big fast GS for sure and the rest wil...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Dec 14, 2009 4:38 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: Holiday Super Sale -- Skully & Maximus added this week!
Replies: 0
Views: 1619

Holiday Super Sale -- Skully & Maximus added this week!

We have added in some new Super Sale Items to our Holiday Sale line up -- That includes some favorite decks like our Maximus, Ultimate Skully Axe 2.5 and the G-King -- priced extra-low for this week only. Don't miss out: Super Sale at Sk8Kings.com We also have several new goodies available now liste...
by Maria Carrasco
Thu Nov 05, 2009 3:06 pm
Forum: California
Topic: Toyland Jam -- Off the Charts!
Replies: 0
Views: 1878

Toyland Jam -- Off the Charts!

Just back from another non-stop fun time at Toyland! It all started last Saturday morning when we packed up the Sk8Kings mobile -- picked up Kilian Martin & Ryan Ricker on the way -- and headed up to SLO for Jonny Miller's Halloween Skate Jam Weekend. Kilian and Ryan both were going to Toyland for t...
by Maria Carrasco
Sat Oct 17, 2009 8:45 pm
Forum: General Slalom Skateboard Wheel discussion
Topic: Cone Crushers are Back!
Replies: 0
Views: 1716

Cone Crushers are Back!

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Order Cone Crushers Here

Both duros are available now. We'll be shipping first thing next week!

Cheers.
by Maria Carrasco
Tue Oct 06, 2009 2:46 am
Forum: California
Topic: [2009] GS Outlaw at Poway Pump Stn - Oct 3
Replies: 2
Views: 2538

We kicked off at Pizza Port for the Slalom Symposium Friday night which was a fun and tasty warm up for the GS on Saturday. We were doing our best to get things rolling early to allow racers time to make it to the G & S festivities at the WaveHouse. Lynn was on it getting the timing system in place,...
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Oct 04, 2009 8:57 pm
Forum: California
Topic: [2009] GS Outlaw at Poway Pump Stn - Oct 3
Replies: 2
Views: 2538

We had a great day at the Pump yesterday -- as usual. Lots of legendary racers showed to check out the current scene -- more on that later. We are still on the road visiting family but the podium result is: 1st Richy Carrasco 2nd Brent Kosick 3rd Jonny Miller 4th Lynn Kramer All the rest with times,...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Sep 14, 2009 10:57 pm
Forum: California
Topic: [2009] GS Outlaw at Poway Pump Stn - Oct 3
Replies: 2
Views: 2538

[2009] GS Outlaw at Poway Pump Stn - Oct 3

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v320/sk8kings/PUMP%20OUTLAW%202009/OUTLAW_FLYR_544.jpg pictured: Seven-time World Champ Lynn Kramer -- rocking the Pump Stn! In honor of the G&S Reunion (happening later that day) and special out of town guests -- we're doing the Pump! That is -- we're having a rac...
by Maria Carrasco
Tue Sep 08, 2009 8:47 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: New Axe Army Shirts and Virage Trucks too!
Replies: 0
Views: 1833

New Axe Army Shirts and Virage Trucks too!

Check out the latest Axe Army tees with a new neon colorway and Skully on the back too. They showed up just in time for the Worlds in Hood River and are now available in our store while they last -- http://www.sk8kings.com/Merchant2/graphics/00000001/SK8KINGS249F.jpg Special - Get one at a discount ...
by Maria Carrasco
Tue Sep 08, 2009 7:00 pm
Forum: Slalom Skateboard shops
Topic: [2009] Super Sale - Ends Today at Midnight - Go to Sk8Kings
Replies: 0
Views: 2038

[2009] Super Sale - Ends Today at Midnight - Go to Sk8Kings

Our Labor Day Weekend Super Sale -- ends today. Deep discounts on selected decks, wheels and more. Don't miss out -- our limited time sale prices will end at midnight Tuesday, Sept. 8 - Cali time. Limited to stock on hand only. Check here for the special sale today only: Labor Day Weekend Sale - Las...
by Maria Carrasco
Tue Aug 11, 2009 2:15 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: AXE Ultimate Series is Here!
Replies: 8
Views: 5705

Axe Army Victory at European Championships !!

Big Props to Sk8Kings team rider Janis Kuzmins -- Victory at Policka! Just coming back from knee surgery with a great showing in Grenoble and now at the European Championships -- Two wins and tie for Overall Pro! Janis -- The Axe Army Salutes You!! http://lh5.ggpht.com/_hvfBQX7R0C8/SoBeqFlkuzI/AAAAA...
by Maria Carrasco
Tue Aug 11, 2009 2:14 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: AXE Ultimate Series is Here!
Replies: 8
Views: 5705

Axe Army Victories at Nationals & Worlds !!

Finally back to home base and catching our breath after back to back events. Nationals in Colorado and Worlds in Hood River Oregon were a blast! Big Thanks to all the organizers who worked so hard to pull off these great racing events. Great to see all our friends and some seriously awesome race ma...
by Maria Carrasco
Tue Aug 11, 2009 4:29 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2009] European Slalom Championships POLICKA Aug 7-9 [MAJOR]
Replies: 93
Views: 65161

Awesome News!

Many Congrats to Janis Kuzmins! The Axe Army Salutes You! Way to make us proud!

Thanks for the pics and results guys. Looks like it was another great event.

Well done to all.

Cheers.
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Jun 28, 2009 7:29 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2009] Désaxé World Cup, GRENOBLE, June 27-28 [MAIN]
Replies: 105
Views: 60404

Congrats to Janis!

Congrats to all the winners! Great job by Janis so soon after knee surgery too -- Oi!

Wish we could be there but maybe next year.

Cheers to all our friends!
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Jun 28, 2009 7:05 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: EttSexEtt (161) Trucks from Sweden in the House!
Replies: 1
Views: 1991

EttSexEtt (161) Trucks from Sweden in the House!

We are stoked to offer some new hot items at Sk8Kings . . . Feast your eyes on these babies all the way from Sweden - http://www.sk8kings.com/Merchant2/graphics/00000001/SK8161101F.jpg Available for pre-order now We've also added some new offerings from Venom . . . Shockers and Eliminators shipping ...
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Jun 28, 2009 6:21 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: AXE Ultimate Series is Here!
Replies: 8
Views: 5705

Ultimate Completes

How bout these completes! Oh yeah! http://www.sk8kings.com/Merchant2/graphics/00000001/SK8KINGS040UBF.jpg http://www.sk8kings.com/Merchant2/graphics/00000001/SK8KINGS040UCF.jpg http://www.sk8kings.com/Merchant2/graphics/00000001/SK8ULT040HF.jpg Axe II and Skully complete pics coming soon . . . all a...
by Maria Carrasco
Tue Jun 16, 2009 3:58 pm
Forum: California
Topic: Go Skateboarding Day - June 21 - Jam with Sk8Kings
Replies: 0
Views: 1746

Go Skateboarding Day - June 21 - Jam with Sk8Kings

Time for a Jam at our fave spot in Huntington Beach -- Edison Park. Not only is it Go Skateboarding Day and Father's Day -- but Sk8Kings is also welcoming the official start of summer too! We're expecting the local allstars, friends, family & more. The park is flatland of course but plenty of people...
by Maria Carrasco
Sun May 31, 2009 10:41 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: AXE Ultimate Series is Here!
Replies: 8
Views: 5705

Ultimate Kramer, Bomber, Skully -- Oh Yeah!

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v320/sk8kings/PRODUCTS%202009/new-ultimate-decks-066a.jpg Ultimate Series Carbon Fiber Axe Decks -- Kramer , Bomber & Skully have arrived! Carbon Fiber, Concave, Kick = Ultimate Reaction Axe Decks http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v320/sk8kings/PRODUCTS%202009/Kram...
by Maria Carrasco
Tue May 12, 2009 7:07 pm
Forum: Hardware & Bushings
Topic: Reflex Bushings Shipping Now at SK8KINGS
Replies: 4
Views: 3071

shipping all over the place

Yeah -- These babies are hot! Secret weapon days are definitely numbered . . . Cheers!
by Maria Carrasco
Mon May 11, 2009 10:07 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: AXE Ultimate Series is Here!
Replies: 8
Views: 5705

AXE Ultimate Series is Here!

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v320/sk8kings/PRODUCTS%202009/SK8KINGS_AD_Jun09.jpg Our All New AXE Ultimate Series Decks are in the house! First up -- the AXE II and AXE III . . . http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v320/sk8kings/PRODUCTS%202009/AXE_Ultimate.jpg The AXE Ultimate Deck Series featur...
by Maria Carrasco
Sun May 10, 2009 4:46 pm
Forum: Hardware & Bushings
Topic: Reflex Bushings Shipping Now at SK8KINGS
Replies: 4
Views: 3071

International Customers -- Free Bonus

Concrete Wave mag issue or buyer's guide (you can choose) FREE to our international customers ordering the new Retro Reflex Bushings. Email for a shipping quote and include your country. Good for orders shipping to destinations outside the USA. Cheers!
by Maria Carrasco
Sun May 10, 2009 12:56 am
Forum: AXE
Topic: Reflex Bushings - Upgrade -- Oh Yeah -- !
Replies: 1
Views: 2608

Reflex Bushings - Upgrade -- Oh Yeah -- !

Wait no longer . . . Reflex Bushings are here! Made from the same Reflex urethane formula as the popular Retro Zig Zag wheel line -- they are an excellent way to update your favorite racing trucks! Choose Reflex Bushings as an optional upgrade when ordering your AXE complete at SK8KINGS. http://www....
by Maria Carrasco
Sun May 10, 2009 12:43 am
Forum: Hardware & Bushings
Topic: Reflex Bushings Shipping Now at SK8KINGS
Replies: 4
Views: 3071

Reflex Bushings Shipping Now at SK8KINGS

http://www.sk8kings.com/Merchant2/graphics/00000001/SKABC010F.jpg Wait no longer . . . Reflex Bushings are here! 8 Duros and 3 Styles -- we are fully stocked on ALL. Mix and match as you like. Order online and have them in no time! Sk8kings: REFLEX BUSHINGS - 8 DUROS / 3 STYLES -- NEW FROM RETRO !!...
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Feb 27, 2009 1:28 pm
Forum: General Slalom Skateboard Truck Discussion
Topic: Budget-Friendly Truck Upgrade Options
Replies: 4
Views: 3492

Here's a shot of the Seismic rear and Skennett front set up on our Skully 2.5.

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Super responsive combo for TS - Hybrid especially.
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Feb 27, 2009 1:16 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: Medical Travel Insurance
Replies: 18
Views: 6133

When traveling within the US -- we rely on our normal health coverage BUT when traveling abroad -- we always take out travel insurance. Check out http://worldnomads.com/ Thankfully, we've never had to put the injury coverage to the test, but I've found this one to offer one of the most "adventure" t...
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Feb 27, 2009 12:53 am
Forum: AXE
Topic: Budget Friendly Truck Upgrade Options
Replies: 1
Views: 2370

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Here's one upgrade option -- the Skandal rear with a Tracker RTX front. AXE II all souped up and ready to race with the Seismic Hot Spots too.
by Maria Carrasco
Wed Feb 25, 2009 8:59 pm
Forum: General Slalom Skateboard Truck Discussion
Topic: Budget-Friendly Truck Upgrade Options
Replies: 4
Views: 3492

Gary -- No mods to the Seismic hangers. We use the 105mm hanger. We like the dark green springs for light weight riders and the purple or black springs for heavier riders and/or applications that require greatest stability. De-wedging properly is key too of cousre and we offer the option to order th...
by Maria Carrasco
Tue Feb 24, 2009 5:36 am
Forum: General Slalom Skateboard Truck Discussion
Topic: Budget-Friendly Truck Upgrade Options
Replies: 4
Views: 3492

Budget-Friendly Truck Upgrade Options

Budget-Friendly Truck Upgrade Options at SK8KINGS Performance trucks are our top recommendation to racers who want to upgrade their existing gear. We're sensitive to the fact that not everyone's budget is cut out for the high end truck experience -- so we made it a priority to find lower cost option...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Feb 16, 2009 5:45 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: Budget Friendly Truck Upgrade Options
Replies: 1
Views: 2370

Budget Friendly Truck Upgrade Options

Performance trucks are our top recommendation to racers who want to upgrade their existing gear. We're sensitive to the fact that not everyone's budget is cut out for the high end truck experience -- so we made it a priority to find lower cost options that still offer great performance. We are stoke...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Feb 16, 2009 5:01 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: Rad Trucks for your AXE Quiver
Replies: 6
Views: 4408

More Rad Candy

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v320/sk8kings/PRODUCTS%202009/Radikal-2009-017A.jpg Silver Dragon's Fire with our Universal Axle upgrade -- adds 3/8" of spacing to each side http://www.sk8kings.com/Merchant2/graphics/00000001/RadFireColOpt09Lg.jpg More options and all three colors available now h...
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Jan 30, 2009 7:47 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: Rad Trucks for your AXE Quiver
Replies: 6
Views: 4408

Rad Trucks for your AXE Quiver

http://www.sk8kings.com/Merchant2/graphics/00000001/SKRAD105F.jpg Black Dragon's Claws and Wings in house and shipping now! Sold seperately or in a set. Blue and Silver arriving Monday. Get em while they're HOT! Shop for Radikal at SK8KINGS Special Radikal Options at SK8KINGS -- We offer options to...
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Dec 19, 2008 2:41 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: Ads
Replies: 3
Views: 2925

AXE Army Top Honors 2008 -- Concrete Wave Holiday Issue

Is this the one you seek?

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I'm like the proud "Mom" here . . . couldn't be happier with my "Kids" . . . ;)

Props to the rest of the team and entire AXE Army too!

Enjoy!

PS -- Lots of exciting projects underway . . . stay tuned.
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Dec 14, 2008 6:56 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: Collector Art Decks for the Holidays and More available now
Replies: 0
Views: 1900

Collector Art Decks for the Holidays and More available now

If you're still shopping for something special -- check these things out: http://www.sk8kings.com/Merchant2/graphics/00000001/SK8KINGS016aF.jpg Collector Art Decks by Cannonball AND Arriving Monday at SK8KINGS for immediate shipping -- The all new Chris Yandall Signature Decks and Completes ! http:/...
by Maria Carrasco
Sat Nov 29, 2008 7:39 am
Forum: AXE
Topic: $10 Off Decks - Thanksgiving Weekend Blowout Sale
Replies: 0
Views: 1898

$10 Off Decks - Thanksgiving Weekend Blowout Sale

SK8KINGS gives thanks. In appreciation of our friends and customers -- we're kicking off our traditional seasonal specials with a Thanksgiving Weekend Blowout Sale --now through Monday Dec. 1. Weekend specials include $10 off a huge selection of SK8KINGS decks -- slalom, freestyle & street, clearanc...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Nov 24, 2008 7:00 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: Very Limited Run -- AXE III Extra -- shipping now
Replies: 8
Views: 4779

Delays suck but that's life . . .

It's always a challenge for us manufacturers to bring new things to market. Lots of circumstances -- many out of our control -- that influence and challenge the timing of finished products. In the case of these PPS wheels -- new tooling was surely involved. One of those times when actually "re-inven...
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Nov 21, 2008 1:32 am
Forum: AXE
Topic: Very Limited Run -- AXE III Extra -- shipping now
Replies: 8
Views: 4779

PPS wheels and more . . .

Hi Wesley -- Well, lets see .... They just came through the door and are going back out again to those who have pre-ordered. :) I ordered a bunch and they are going quick. Also getting the new Venom bushings in tomorrow and will be filling those pre-orders too. Lots of new goodies in the house. More...
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Nov 09, 2008 10:38 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: Very Limited Run -- AXE III Extra -- shipping now
Replies: 8
Views: 4779

Very Limited Run -- AXE III Extra -- shipping now

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Here and shipping now for a limited time:
AXE III Extra

We've got more things cookin too so stay tuned.

To see all the recent items added to our store -- check our Newest Additions

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by Maria Carrasco
Sat Nov 01, 2008 8:19 pm
Forum: California
Topic: [2008] So Cal Outlaw GS Series - Race #4 -- Review and pics
Replies: 0
Views: 2472

[2008] So Cal Outlaw GS Series - Race #4 -- Review and pics

Last Saturday we had our 4th and final race in our So Cal Outlaw GS Series. One great benefit of this series was that it gave us all an extra reason to get together. Richy and I have traveled a lot this season but some of our most special memories will be from these local, low-key events. Thanks to ...
by Maria Carrasco
Tue Oct 21, 2008 3:35 pm
Forum: California
Topic: [2008] So Cal Outlaw Series Finale - Sat Oct 25
Replies: 7
Views: 3938

[2008] So Cal Outlaw Series Finale - Sat Oct 25

http://www.sk8kings.com/new/images/GS%20Series%202008/Flyer420-544.jpg Click for event web page: http://www.sk8kings.com/new/SoCalOutlawGSSeries2008.htm Soooooo -- this weekend is the last race of our mini-series on the big hills. We've got some out of town guests again -- Marty Schaub all the way ...
by Maria Carrasco
Tue Oct 07, 2008 12:51 am
Forum: California
Topic: [2008] So Cal GS Series Race #3 -- Oct. 4 [Rained out]
Replies: 1
Views: 2152

Race #3 -- JPL Report

Well -- low cloud cover and misty rain hit the normally hot and sunny JPL venue early a.m. We forged ahead to get everything set up and hoped for the best. Racers begain arriving including special out of state guests Wentzl Ruml, Keith Hollien, Chris Favero along with the So Cal crew -- Kosick, Mays...
by Maria Carrasco
Thu Oct 02, 2008 5:44 am
Forum: California
Topic: [2008] So Cal GS Series Race #3 -- Oct. 4 [Rained out]
Replies: 1
Views: 2152

[2008] So Cal GS Series Race #3 -- Oct. 4 [Rained out]

Time for Series Race #3 -- JPL Pasadena -- THIS Saturday Oct. 4. Note -- we are moving the start time of Saturday's race up one hour. So that means warm-up time at 10:00 and racing at 11:00 a.m. We're trying to get finished as soon as possible so we can clear the hill. There is a possibility of car ...