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by Maria Carrasco
Thu Oct 02, 2008 5:43 am
Forum: California
Topic: [2008] So Cal Outlaw GS Series
Replies: 8
Views: 7873

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 ...
by Maria Carrasco
Tue Sep 16, 2008 6:05 pm
Forum: ISSA World Records
Topic: 2008 ISSA World Record Weekend -- discussion
Replies: 111
Views: 87856

So Cal WR Setting Event Results

Just checking in from Boston. Richy and I are in a hotel right by the legendary Fenway Park! What a great town! Next stop -- Antrim NH for the big race. Been on the road non-stop since the WR setting event but below is a copy of a previous post we did right after the weekend. Typical for So Cal in S...
by Maria Carrasco
Wed Aug 27, 2008 9:42 pm
Forum: California
Topic: [2008] Aug 23 - GS Series Race #2 -- Pump Station
Replies: 2
Views: 2759

Results for race #2

Cool Scott -- Thanks for posting your pics! Just got the full results posted on the contest calendar listing. Follow the links posted above. Will be posting up some pics, race review and more as soon as possible. Hang tight -- I'm swamped! Cheers. PS -- Note the date for the series finale has been c...
by Maria Carrasco
Wed Aug 27, 2008 9:38 pm
Forum: California
Topic: [2008] So Cal Outlaw GS Series
Replies: 8
Views: 7873

Date Change for series finale!

Hi Wesley -- I've heard from you and Marty Schaub too on this. We are stoked to try to accomodate you out-of-towners willing to travel so far to come sooooooooo -- Please Note: The date on the series finale (Race #4) has been changed. The 4th and final race of the OUtlaw GS Series will now be held o...
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Aug 22, 2008 5:12 pm
Forum: California
Topic: [2008] Aug 23 - GS Series Race #2 -- Pump Station
Replies: 2
Views: 2759

[2008] Aug 23 - GS Series Race #2 -- Pump Station

Just a reminder -- Series Race #2 is this Saturday - August 23. This time, we'll be at the Poway Pump Station -- San Diego. http://www.sk8kings.com/new/images/GS%20Series%202008/Flyer420-544.jpg Info at Series Web Page: http://www.sk8kings.com/new/SoCalOutlawGSSeries2008.htm Follow the links to sign...
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Aug 22, 2008 5:05 pm
Forum: California
Topic: [2008] So Cal Outlaw GS Series
Replies: 8
Views: 7873

Race #2

Just a reminder -- Series Race #2 is this Saturday - August 23. This time, we'll be at the Poway Pump Station -- San Diego.

Follow the links to sign up on line to make sure you get the racer e-mail with venue directions and other details.

Don't miss it!

Cheers!

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by Maria Carrasco
Sun Aug 17, 2008 1:50 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: European Championships, Amsterdam, Aug 16-17 2008 [MAIN]
Replies: 176
Views: 70835

Woo Hoo!

Go Janis!! Awesome -- you are on a roll!

AXE Army Salutes You!
by Maria Carrasco
Tue Jul 29, 2008 11:31 am
Forum: 2008 World Championships - Gothenburg, Sweden
Topic: WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP OF SLALOM SKATEBOARDING, GOTHENBURG, 1-3
Replies: 148
Views: 78841

Train vs. air

Thanks guys for the help on the train and air alternatives. I would book the flights in a second however, checking the backage allowances on the SAS flights -- we would be in big trouble with extra costs for our gear. Think it may be best to shoot for the train. I will look for the info at the stock...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Jul 28, 2008 11:22 pm
Forum: 2008 World Championships - Gothenburg, Sweden
Topic: WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP OF SLALOM SKATEBOARDING, GOTHENBURG, 1-3
Replies: 148
Views: 78841

SJ sells tickets for the train. http://www.sj.se/sj/jsp/polopoly.jsp?d=10&l=en Seems like a ticket is about €75-85 with X2000, which is the faster alternative. Toby -- Thank you for posting this link. I have tried to use the site but after the initial page in english -- I am getting lost. If you or...
by Maria Carrasco
Sat Jul 26, 2008 2:56 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: POLICKA SLALOM WORLD CUP 2008 - 9-10 AUG - [MAIN]
Replies: 73
Views: 29227

Shuttle spaces

Finally tying up loose ends here before we leave for Sweden. Really looking forward to seeing these new places!

Shuttle sounds great! Josef -- Can you please reserve for 2 -- Richy & Maria Carrasco?

Thank you.
by Maria Carrasco
Wed Jun 18, 2008 11:14 pm
Forum: California
Topic: [2008] So Cal Outlaw GS Series
Replies: 8
Views: 7873

Pics!

Pics are up! Report and pics can be found here: Race Report and Slide Show at SK8KINGS Thanks to EBasil at Silverfish for hosting a full gallery here: JPL June 8, 2008 - Photo Gallery at Silverfish http://www.sk8kings.com/new/images/GS%20Series%202008/Flyer420-544.jpg Next one is in August -- don't ...
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Jun 08, 2008 4:23 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: MAXIMUS has landed!
Replies: 8
Views: 6017

MAXIMUS has landed!

. . . in the house and shipping now
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MAXIMUS IS HERE

Finished off with front wheel wells and a killer paint job by Chicken at Screamin Ink. Hot!

Cheers!

PS -- Get your hands on one today at the JPL race today if you want.
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Jun 08, 2008 4:19 pm
Forum: California
Topic: [2008] So Cal Outlaw GS Series
Replies: 8
Views: 7873

See ya on the hill!

Looking forwrd to seeing everyone on the hill today. The e-mail with directions, etc. should have been received by everyone who signed up by now. Remember the hotline number if you have problems. Jack Smith is arranging live updates from the race site today. For info on how to connect to that -- che...
by Maria Carrasco
Wed Jun 04, 2008 2:52 pm
Forum: California
Topic: [2008] So Cal Outlaw GS Series
Replies: 8
Views: 7873

Updates

Hey guys -- Just checking in as we close in on race #1 this Sunday. Schwag from our generous sponsors has been rolling in so we will have some nice prizes for the open class. Big props go out to these sponsors who are lending their support to this series so far: SK8KINGS (of course!) PPS (Thanks Chi...
by Maria Carrasco
Tue May 27, 2008 12:10 am
Forum: California
Topic: [2008] So Cal Outlaw GS Series
Replies: 8
Views: 7873

Series Update!

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The GS Series is on! Sign up online.

Details here:

http://www.sk8kings.com/new/SoCalOutlawGSSeries2008.htm


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by Maria Carrasco
Sat May 03, 2008 8:44 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: MAXIMUS and More new gear for 2008!
Replies: 2
Views: 3260

Updates on Maximus and more

Just a quick update. Maximus is nearly finished -- just getting the graphics screen printed and then it's on! Will ship all preorders out first thing when we return from Paris -- beginning May 19. Thanks for all the interest everyone! CP Kaestner's Amoeba Invasion collector deck is in the house and ...
by Maria Carrasco
Sat May 03, 2008 8:20 am
Forum: California
Topic: [2008] So Cal Outlaw GS Series
Replies: 8
Views: 7873

[2008] So Cal Outlaw GS Series

Announcing the So Cal Outlaw GS Series Brought to you by SK8KINGS, PPS & LCB Four Races -- Overall Series Winner Alternating between two famous race venues JPL - Pasadena Pump Station - San Diego Dates are: Sun June 8 = JPL #1 Sat Aug 23 = Pump #2 Sat Oct 4 = JPL #3 Sun Oct 26 = Pump #4 More Details...
by Maria Carrasco
Sat May 03, 2008 8:19 am
Forum: 2009 Contest Calendar
Topic: 2007 - 2008 Race scheduling
Replies: 35
Views: 14461

So Cal Outlaw GS Series

Announcing the So Cal Outlaw GS Series Brought to you by SK8KINGS, PPS & LCB Four Races -- Overall Series Winner Alternating between two famous race venues JPL - Pasadena Pump Station - San Diego Dates are: Sun June 8 = JPL #1 Sat Aug 23 = Pump #2 Sat Oct 4 = JPL #3 Sun Oct 26 = Pump #4 More Details...
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Apr 20, 2008 5:54 am
Forum: AXE
Topic: MAXIMUS and More new gear for 2008!
Replies: 2
Views: 3260

MAXIMUS and More new gear for 2008!

Stoked to report new items previewed in the Buyer's Guide are either in house or will be arriving in the next week or two ... New decks are due to start arriving next week: including our new AXE Army Weapon of Destruction . . . http://sk8kings.com/Merchant2/graphics/00000001/SK8KINGS015F.jpg due in...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Feb 25, 2008 3:48 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: Celebrating 10 Years !
Replies: 7
Views: 5278

Celebrating 10 Years !

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v320/sk8kings/ADS/ComplSatisf_10year.jpg Hitting the 10 year mark with SK8KINGS this year. Wow -- time flies! Richy and I are stoked and as usual working on many new things. Watch for anniversary promos and announcements about some hot new gear . . . coming soon. L...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Feb 25, 2008 2:45 pm
Forum: Slalom Skateboard shops
Topic: [USA] SK8KINGS - Shipping Worldwide since 1998
Replies: 1
Views: 2713

[USA] SK8KINGS - Shipping Worldwide since 1998

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v320/sk8kings/ADS/ComplSatisf_10year.jpg Now celebrating 10 years -- watch for anniversary promos and more coming soon If you are just finding SK8KINGS or haven't ordered from us before -- we are the AXE Army gear headquarters and carry other fine brands to be your...
by Maria Carrasco
Sat Jan 12, 2008 9:22 pm
Forum: ISSA World Ranking
Topic: World rankings: Overall
Replies: 346
Views: 234091

Dixie Cup?

Hi Corky -- Thanks for all your hard work keeping these results and tabulations in line. I was just looking over the events listing, etc. and it looks as though The Dixie Cup results from Nov. 2007 in N. Carolina are missing. Maybe I have overlooked it in the line-up but if not, can you please check...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Sep 17, 2007 11:27 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: NEW AXE Army Weapons for 2007
Replies: 11
Views: 10451

Tech Grip Top

how is the new "tech grip" top lam for gripping? it looks like those ridges would be a bit of a pain to lay grip over.... but i LOVE the look of it. And the splash anodized rear rad looks SICK!!! Hi Adam and Pat too -- Tech grip top can be gripped without a problem. The "ridges" are perhaps more su...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Sep 17, 2007 10:23 am
Forum: AXE
Topic: NEW AXE Army Weapons for 2007
Replies: 11
Views: 10451

Lynn Kramer Pro Model

We're stoked to announce the release of the latest addition to our AXE Series Racing Decks honoring four-time Womens World Champion Lynn Kramer. http://www.sk8kings.com/Merchant2/graphics/00000001/SK8KINGS010AF.jpg Lynn rode her new model to victory in Colorado last month -- claiming the overall Nat...
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Aug 10, 2007 10:41 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: NEW AXE Army Weapons for 2007
Replies: 11
Views: 10451

Brown Bomber Fat AXE I -- Oh Yeah!

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All New Brown Bomber FAT AXE I -- featured wider front end with
more concave -- in the house and shipping now.


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by Maria Carrasco
Fri Aug 03, 2007 11:18 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: NEW AXE Army Weapons for 2007
Replies: 11
Views: 10451

Arrival Updates

Arrival Updates: AXE 2.5 Decks are in the house and shipping now! Brown Bomber Fat AXE I coming next week and Lynn Kramer World Champion Model the week after that! Plus -- more goodies up in the store too -- Racer's Edge Protective Eyewear and several new shirt designs -- now available at SK8KINGS....
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Aug 03, 2007 11:12 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: NEW AXE Army Weapons for 2007
Replies: 11
Views: 10451

Lynn Kramer!

Thanks Eric -- We couldn't agree more -- Lynn Rules! Her new model should be arriving within one week or maybe sooner if we're lucky.

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by Maria Carrasco
Mon Jul 30, 2007 12:33 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: NEW AXE Army Weapons for 2007
Replies: 11
Views: 10451

NEW AXE Army Weapons for 2007

Very happy to announce several new additions to the SK8KINGS product line: New Weapons for the AXE Army -- http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v320/sk8kings/PRODUCTS/NewWeapons07.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v320/sk8kings/PRODUCTS/AXE-II-Banner-Complete-007.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/alb...
by Maria Carrasco
Wed Jun 13, 2007 7:00 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Paris Slalom World Cup 2007, May 26-28, 2007
Replies: 276
Views: 220167

Props and Pics!

Thanks to the entire Riderz crew for all your effort to run this event. We had a great time visiting Paris again. Now if we can just do something about that rain! Nice to see all our international friends again and stoked to meet many new ones as well. Major Congrats go out to Brad "The Jackhammer" ...
by Maria Carrasco
Wed Jun 13, 2007 6:41 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Hannover Slalom World Cup, June 1-3
Replies: 182
Views: 161407

Props and Pics!

Thanks to Detlef and his crew for all your effort to run this event. We had a great time visiting Hannover for the first time. Nice to see all our international friends again and stoked to meet many new ones as well. Major Congrats go out to Brad "The Jackhammer" Jackman who swept the Open Division ...
by Maria Carrasco
Wed Jun 13, 2007 5:58 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: AXE ARMY PROPS!!
Replies: 1
Views: 3193

AXE ARMY PROPS!!

This is a bit overdue but the jetlag seems to last longer every year! Anyway -- Major Congrats go out to Brad "The Jackhammer" Jackman who swept the Open Division Overall in Paris and Hannover! Super stoked for you! Keep the train rolling Brad! http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v320/sk8kings/EUROPE%...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Mar 19, 2007 9:32 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: AXE Army 2007 -- Call for photos!
Replies: 2
Views: 3783

AXE Army 2007 -- Call for photos!

Calling all AXE Army Members -- 2007 slalom season is underway and we are looking forward to seeing many of you at the races we travel to this year. I'm always armed with my "AXE-cam" to photo AXE Army members personally but welcome your photo submissions for our gallery at SK8KINGS too. We have a p...
by Maria Carrasco
Tue Nov 28, 2006 3:54 am
Forum: AXE
Topic: New recruit for the Axe Army
Replies: 29
Views: 19551

No hassle Luke -- you're cool. Yes -- same wedging -- it's relative to the board's design. Richy (Brown Bomber) has experience with all the trucks we've mentioned and designed the AXE series so we'd never steer you wrong. Take care.
by Maria Carrasco
Tue Nov 28, 2006 2:47 am
Forum: AXE
Topic: New recruit for the Axe Army
Replies: 29
Views: 19551

Luke -- If you go with an AXE -- it will come with the correct wedging -- and you will be set to bolt your trucks on and go. If you decide on a different deck -- then wedging is relative to that deck's design and you would need to check with the manufacturer on what wedging, hardware, etc. to buy (h...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Nov 27, 2006 9:01 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: New recruit for the Axe Army
Replies: 29
Views: 19551

Nice!

Joel -- Really stoked you are having success with your new ride! Looks like that snake print beauty found a good home with you. ;) Thanks for keeping us posted on your progress. Luke -- Truck upgrades are an excellent idea if your budget will allow. We build our wood AXE series completes standard wi...
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Nov 17, 2006 3:29 am
Forum: AXE
Topic: wedging the AXEl and ll
Replies: 18
Views: 13776

Yo Braaaaaaaaaamr

Thanks for the input. Happy to look at your proto. We're always interested in ways to fine tune things. We should have some interesting things coming this new year!
by Maria Carrasco
Thu Nov 16, 2006 8:35 pm
Forum: G.O.G. Trucks
Topic: G.O.G. Nation !!
Replies: 6
Views: 6806

And you can have one too -- if you act fast that is!

ATTN U.S.A. Racers:

G.O.G. Trucks are on-line at SK8KINGS but going fast.

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G.O.G. Nation -- what a motley crew ;)
by Maria Carrasco
Sat Nov 11, 2006 5:57 pm
Forum: Media Resources
Topic: Carrasco Brothers on KCAL Ch. 9 Tonight
Replies: 3
Views: 4178

View the air check on line!

The segment aired last night and is available for viewing at the KCAL website.

Here's a link -- CARRASCO BROTHERS SEGMENT ON KCAL -- VIDEO CLIP


Enjoy! :)
by Maria Carrasco
Sat Nov 11, 2006 3:14 am
Forum: Media Resources
Topic: Carrasco Brothers on KCAL Ch. 9 Tonight
Replies: 3
Views: 4178

Carrasco Brothers on KCAL Ch. 9 Tonight

Tune into KCAL Ch. 9 "Sports Central" tonight at 10:30 p.m. (greater Los Angeles schedule -- check your local tv listing for accuracy) to see a feature segment on these guys . . . http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v320/sk8kings/OC%20Register%202006/ReneRichyDavidAXEArmy.jpg (Rene', Richy & David Car...
by Maria Carrasco
Sat Nov 11, 2006 3:09 am
Forum: Down South
Topic: Dixie Was Off the Hook!
Replies: 0
Views: 1929

Dixie Was Off the Hook!

Finally getting settled in back here in the OC after having such a killer time at the Dixie. Hats off to Marion and the DHB collective for putting so much into making a great event for us all to enjoy. Thank you all for your hospitality. http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v320/sk8kings/DIXIE%202006/D...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Oct 23, 2006 4:31 am
Forum: AXE
Topic: Latest Info - AXE Series Racing Decks & AXE Army Legions
Replies: 2
Views: 3642

Update

Yes -- we are very excited to be working together with Pavel to make a foamcore version of our AXE Series decks. The foam decks are an addition to the line -- offering more options to suit the different tastes of our customers. We are stoked to offer the new additions and have every confidence in th...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Oct 23, 2006 4:21 am
Forum: AXE
Topic: AXE Army Slalom Clinic -- Georgia Oct 14 2006
Replies: 1
Views: 2861

Wow -- What a great time! Stoked to be among so many friends over in Georgia. John Karg, Woody's Halfpipe and the whole local scene there is the Bomb! Good stuff -- love to go back any time. Here's a group shot of the racers who showed for Sunday's outlaw event: http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v32...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Oct 23, 2006 4:18 am
Forum: Down South
Topic: Slalom & Freestyle Oct. 14-15 -- Georgia here we come!
Replies: 4
Views: 3307

Too much fun!

Wow -- What a great time! Stoked to be among so many friends over in Georgia. John Karg, Woody's Halfpipe and the whole local scene there is the Bomb! Good stuff -- love to go back any time. Here's a group shot of the racers who showed for Sunday's outlaw event: http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v32...
by Maria Carrasco
Thu Oct 12, 2006 5:53 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: Latest Info - AXE Series Racing Decks & AXE Army Legions
Replies: 2
Views: 3642

Latest Info - AXE Series Racing Decks & AXE Army Legions

About the AXE Series: Since the release of our original AXE I in 2004 -- we have designed and released the AXE II and III in response to popular demand. All three decks are made from wood and built stiff for performance and control while manuevering through cones. Each deck in the series is pressed...
by Maria Carrasco
Wed Oct 04, 2006 7:03 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: AXE Army Slalom Clinic -- Georgia Oct 14 2006
Replies: 1
Views: 2861

AXE Army Slalom Clinic -- Georgia Oct 14 2006

http://sk8kings.com/new/images/Home/WoodysFlyerWebSZ.jpg If you are in the area -- come out and join us for an action-packed weekend of slalom & freestyle -- Georgia style. Kicking things off on Saturday with a slalom clinic in the morning and then switching gears in the afternoon for a freestyle j...
by Maria Carrasco
Wed Oct 04, 2006 6:47 pm
Forum: Down South
Topic: Slalom & Freestyle Oct. 14-15 -- Georgia here we come!
Replies: 4
Views: 3307

Slalom & Freestyle Oct. 14-15 -- Georgia here we come!

http://sk8kings.com/new/images/Home/WoodysFlyerWebSZ.jpg Clinic, Jam, Race -- and it's free too! Huge props to Woody's Halfpipe Boardshop in Georgia for sponsoring/hosting this event and bringing us out to be a part of it! All the details are here: EVENT WEB PAGE PS -- 66 -- Heard you guys are havi...
by Maria Carrasco
Thu Sep 21, 2006 8:50 pm
Forum: ISSA World Ranking
Topic: rookie of the year 2006?
Replies: 19
Views: 14801

Rookie

Hey hows about Art Pryde for consideration!
by Maria Carrasco
Wed Sep 13, 2006 7:10 pm
Forum: Media Resources
Topic: Carrasco Brothers in the News
Replies: 1
Views: 3161

Carrasco Brothers in the News

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v320/sk8kings/OC%20Register%202006/CarrascoBros06.jpg (Carrasco Brothers L-R Rene', David & Richy as featured in the OC Register) The OC Register (main newspaper in So Cal) sent a crew out to a local practice session to profile the Carrasco Brothers and learned mor...
by Maria Carrasco
Thu Aug 24, 2006 10:51 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: 2006 SEISMIC NATIONALS
Replies: 18
Views: 16363

Congrats & Memories !!

CONGRATULATIONS to Jason Mitchell & Richy Carrasco -- tied for First Place Overall Pro National Champions . . . G.O.G. Nation !! http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v320/sk8kings/NATIONALS%20CO%202006/Nationals2006-056.jpg Huge Thanks to CBark & the entire COSS Crew who worked their butts off before, ...
by Maria Carrasco
Thu Aug 24, 2006 9:59 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: AXE III's Are Here!
Replies: 5
Views: 4844

Ready for action . . .

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