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by Maria Carrasco
Thu Aug 24, 2006 9:59 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: AXE III's Are Here!
Replies: 5
Views: 5447

Ready for action . . .

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by Maria Carrasco
Thu Aug 24, 2006 9:40 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: AXE III's Are Here!
Replies: 5
Views: 5447

More pics !!

In action . . .

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by Maria Carrasco
Thu Aug 24, 2006 9:15 pm
Forum: G.O.G. Trucks
Topic: G.O.G. Nation !!
Replies: 6
Views: 7720

G.O.G. Nation !!

Two riders had G.O.G. protos at the U.S. Nationals in Colorado last weekend . . . those same two riders tied for the First Place National Championship title when the weekend was done -- Thanks G.O.G. !! http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v320/sk8kings/NATIONALS%20CO%202006/Nationals2006-056.jpg Jason...
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Aug 13, 2006 8:33 pm
Forum: Movies
Topic: 2004 Slalom World Championships DVD
Replies: 8
Views: 6245

More dvd's in progress

Hi Martin -- Yes -- cranking on some production again after a series of editing hardware problems. Bummer when technology takes a dive but hazads of the trade. Have several things partially completed so I'll be posting updates as the first things are finished. :)

See you in CO in a few days!
by Maria Carrasco
Sat Aug 05, 2006 5:19 pm
Forum: G.O.G. Trucks
Topic: distributors in europe and usa
Replies: 6
Views: 6892

G.O.G. In the USA

Donald -- Great hanging with you in Germany! You rule! Richy and I are very much looking forward to bringing G.O.G. & more to the masses here . . . Prototypes are killer!

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by Maria Carrasco
Fri Aug 04, 2006 2:16 am
Forum: AXE
Topic: AXE III's Are Here!
Replies: 5
Views: 5447

AXE III's Are Here!

Very pleased to announce the arrival of our AXE III decks!

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AND we have AXE Army Shirts too!

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See all the new gear here: AXE ARMY Gear
by Maria Carrasco
Wed Aug 02, 2006 6:04 pm
Forum: 2006 World Championships - Brixlegg, Austria
Topic: thank you's and a summary of the event
Replies: 12
Views: 9823

Brix was off the hook!

Just a very quick note to say "Thank You" to Donald and very extensive crew who worked together to pull off a fantastic event for us all. We have only been home a few days and are playing catch up from our two weeks away from life in the US. Have been getting through photos (have about 600 pics and ...
by Maria Carrasco
Thu Jun 15, 2006 4:27 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: AXE III on the way!!
Replies: 2
Views: 3568

AXE III Graphic

Here's a sneak peek at the graphics for the new AXE III --

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Last step before they arrive! 8)

Won't be long now Marcio!
by Maria Carrasco
Thu Jun 01, 2006 3:56 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: AXE III on the way!!
Replies: 2
Views: 3568

AXE III on the way!!

Been getting many inquiries on the AXE III -- so here is an update on the specs: This is the big one. Built to function with the proven "AXEllent" concave & tail wedge the AXE Army loves. Shape follows the AXE I & II but features a new blunt bullet nose (perfect for foot placement on this bigger boa...
by Maria Carrasco
Sun May 28, 2006 4:29 am
Forum: AXE
Topic: New Weapons Out Now
Replies: 0
Views: 2538

New Weapons Out Now

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v320/sk8kings/AXE%20ARMY/GunMetalAXE.jpg Gun Metal available now -- decks & completes -- Details at: SLALOM GEAR AT SK8KINGS We have a new thread for the AXE Army: AXE ARMY Stop by and post your best AXE Army pics! Watch for news on the AXE III GS model -- coming v...
by Maria Carrasco
Wed May 03, 2006 5:09 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2006] Antibes International slalom 2006
Replies: 78
Views: 86777

Thanks!

Thank you all very much for the quick replies and update. :)
by Maria Carrasco
Tue May 02, 2006 7:41 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2006] Antibes International slalom 2006
Replies: 78
Views: 86777

Update?

What is the update on this event? Has the date been finalized yet? Might be planning a trip there if we can work it out . . .
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Apr 17, 2006 4:05 pm
Forum: California
Topic: PURPLE SKUNK SK8 JAM - San Fran -- Slalom!! Feb 19
Replies: 3
Views: 4137

Pics!

Finally got the full photo gallery put up from the Jam.

Check out all the action: Purple Skunk Sk8 Jam Pics

Look for the write-up in this month's issue of CW Mag too.

Thanks again to Lizzie & the Skunks for their awesome hospitality!

Shooting for another one this summer.

Enjoy!
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Mar 19, 2006 10:34 pm
Forum: Abec 11
Topic: ZigZags?
Replies: 39
Views: 41511

New 89a duro ZigZags, Pink Gumballs & more

Just spreading the word since I've had lots of inquiries on these new limited edition wheels and they are in stock now at SK8KINGS.COM: http://sk8kings.com/Merchant2/graphics/00000001/SK8KINGS120F.jpg http://sk8kings.com/Merchant2/graphics/00000001/SK8KINGS029AF.jpg We have stock on all sizes and du...
by Maria Carrasco
Sat Mar 18, 2006 2:40 am
Forum: California
Topic: SK8KINGS Slalom Clinic Temecula March 18, 2006 - cancelled
Replies: 2
Views: 3579

Canceled due to rain

Sorry to say that the weather forecast is calling for rain all day tomorrow so the race/clinic has been canceled. We will reschedule and announcement the new date as soon as possible.
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Mar 12, 2006 9:54 pm
Forum: California
Topic: SK8KINGS Slalom Clinic Temecula March 18, 2006 - cancelled
Replies: 2
Views: 3579

SK8KINGS Slalom Clinic Temecula March 18, 2006 - cancelled

SK8KINGS Slalom Clinic in Temecula -- 03/18/06 USA California - Temecula Tickler Slalom Open All Day Event ---------------------------------------------------------------------- ---------- When: Saturday, March 18 2006 @ 10:00 AM EST - 05:00PM Event Type: Slalom Where: Zevo St. Hill, Temecula Temecu...
by Maria Carrasco
Wed Mar 08, 2006 2:56 am
Forum: AXE
Topic: THANKS!!
Replies: 1
Views: 3150

Well done Artie!

You are killin it! We could always use another coach for the kids!!
by Maria Carrasco
Wed Mar 01, 2006 8:51 pm
Forum: California
Topic: PURPLE SKUNK SK8 JAM - San Fran -- Slalom!! Feb 19
Replies: 3
Views: 4137

Too much fun!

The Purple Skunk/SK8KINGS Jam was great! Just back from our whirlwind mini-tour. Tons of pics to post in a gallery on SK8KINGS.COM but in the mean time -- check out this scene report we did for Silverfish: SCENE REPORT Great turnout, great action, great time!!!!! Our next SK8KINGS Jam at Edison Park...
by Maria Carrasco
Sat Feb 18, 2006 7:45 pm
Forum: California
Topic: PURPLE SKUNK SK8 JAM - San Fran -- Slalom!! Feb 19
Replies: 3
Views: 4137

Counting down

SK8KINGS are in San Francisco and the Jam is tomorrow. Having a great time and it is COLD up here. Have been getting some rain in the city but the weather report for Sunday says slight chance of rain in the early morning but should clear after that. We should be skating so be sure to come out! There...
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Feb 10, 2006 6:12 am
Forum: California
Topic: PURPLE SKUNK SK8 JAM - San Fran -- Slalom!! Feb 19
Replies: 3
Views: 4137

PURPLE SKUNK SK8 JAM - San Fran -- Slalom!! Feb 19

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If you live in the area -- don't miss it!

All the details are here: SK8 JAM INFO
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Nov 14, 2005 4:57 am
Forum: Movies
Topic: 2004 Slalom World Championships DVD
Replies: 8
Views: 6245

Hi Guys -- Thanks for the kind words and glad you are diggin it! Just to let you know too this dvd is now on special for the holidays so check it out if you haven't already. Pelle -- Paris is coming -- along with Sweden and more. These events are all worthy of a dvd of their own -- imagine 20 hours ...
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Nov 04, 2005 2:58 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: brixlegg and the prizes
Replies: 4
Views: 3063

Brixlegg or bust

Donald -- This event sounds fantastic -- certificates or not. ;) Richy and I are planning to be there! Also, can't wait to explore -- since that will be our first time in Austria. Thanks for all your effort in planning. Looking forward to seeing you and the rest of the crew.

Cheers!
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Nov 04, 2005 2:49 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: Slalom travel
Replies: 4
Views: 2661

Happy Belated

Hey J-Rad -- Just saw some posting about your birthday and wanted to send you belated wishes. Wow -- the Big 2 - 1. I'm sure you had a good time! You're cool. See ya soon!
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Oct 21, 2005 5:26 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: SK8KINGS AXE
Replies: 13
Views: 14217

Original AXE still alive and well

Although we have recently released the AXE II -- Big Brother to the original -- the original AXE is still alive and well. The latest batch available now has the new high gloss graphics featured on the AXE II. Here's a link to that for more info: ORIGINAL AXE The AXE original has been on the podium s...
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Oct 21, 2005 5:16 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: GS Axe
Replies: 5
Views: 5683

AXE II Decks and Completes -- Web Site Update

The new AXE II decks and completes are up on the SK8KINGS web site now. Here's the links to the store item pages: AXE II DECK AXE II COMPLETES We have a limited supply of the AXE II decks. At the rate they are going -- might have to re-order sooner than expected. ;) Also, the original AXE is still a...
by Maria Carrasco
Thu Oct 13, 2005 4:41 am
Forum: AXE
Topic: GS Axe
Replies: 5
Views: 5683

THEY ARE HERE!

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and available for shipping!

Just did the photo shoot today and now will be updating the web site. All pre-orders have been shipped. We have a limited quantity of these on hand.
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Oct 09, 2005 4:17 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: GS Axe
Replies: 5
Views: 5683

The AXE II has arrived!

Due to popular demand -- we're stoked to announce the release of our AXE II Racing Deck. The big brother to the original AXE – the AXE II is designed to battle bigger hills and wider courses. Pressed from our exclusive SK8KINGS racing mold for the same perfect concave and built in tail wedge as the ...
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Sep 30, 2005 8:08 am
Forum: Movies
Topic: 2004 Slalom World Championships DVD
Replies: 8
Views: 6245

2004 Slalom World Championships DVD

Stoked to announce our newest DVD is available at SK8KINGS.COM -

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Click here for more info: 2004 Slalom World Championships DVD
by Maria Carrasco
Wed Jul 13, 2005 6:28 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2005] European Championships, Stockholm, July 15-17, 2005
Replies: 274
Views: 220636

The Americans have arrived

Just checking things out in our cool room in Sweden -- thanks Mark McCree! Trip over was not bad -- long of course but that's part of the game. The back of the plane was a little rowdy as usual when the Radikal crew is on board. ;) A crowd gathered to check out the welcome session at the Stockholm b...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Jul 04, 2005 8:47 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: [2005] West Coast Slalom Skateboard Championships
Replies: 5
Views: 4851

Shooting POV in Hood

I have a new board/helmet cam I'm bringing to the Hood which is awesome for POV shots and I'm looking for someone to shoot with me using that cam. I'm thinking a non-racer who can skate the hills of course -- especially that monster GS hill. Anyone out there available and interested? Please contact ...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Jul 04, 2005 8:43 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2005] European Championships, Stockholm, July 15-17, 2005
Replies: 274
Views: 220636

Shooting in Stockholm

I have a new board/helmet cam I'm bringing to Sweden which is awesome for POV shots and I'm looking for someone to shoot with me using that cam. I'm thinking a non-racer who can skate the hills of course. Anyone out there available and interested? Please contact me via e-mail and we can talk about a...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Apr 25, 2005 3:35 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: Red Clay Cup 2005
Replies: 170
Views: 147089

Manx Big Boys

Christopher -- The new Manx are not really "out" yet but I'm trying to get a supply this week. If so I will bring some for sure. Rick -- Sounds like you have things finely tuned for this event. Thanks again for all the hard work you have done to pull this off. PS -- We are bringing a "racy" little n...
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Apr 24, 2005 11:04 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: Red Clay Cup 2005
Replies: 170
Views: 147089

Athens Count Down

Hello everyone -- just checking in to see the latest news on the first major event of the season! It's getting close now for sure. Looking forward to seeing all of you -- old and new friends alike. Since I've been asked by several people to bring race gear from our SK8KINGS store -- I thought I woul...
by Maria Carrasco
Thu Apr 21, 2005 4:12 am
Forum: ISSA World Ranking
Topic: [2005] Region West Atlantic: USA West
Replies: 19
Views: 16956

Vote for Hood

Bomber seconds that (or maybe that's third?) Hood River for sure! The GS is one of the best with length, surface and speed! . . . and they always run tight too.

PS -- I'm voting by Proxy for the Brown Bomber. ;)
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Apr 17, 2005 4:53 am
Forum: Hardware & Bushings
Topic: Khiro Wedge Riser Kits Available Now
Replies: 10
Views: 9584

Khiro Wedge Riser Kits Available Now

The newest from Khiro -- Wedge Rail Riser Kits -- in stock and shipping now via SK8KINGS.COM
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Click for ordering info: KHIRO WEDGE RAIL RISER KITS
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Apr 17, 2005 4:47 am
Forum: Oust
Topic: Sale -- Save on Oust at SK8KINGS.COM
Replies: 7
Views: 9778

Sale -- Save on Oust at SK8KINGS.COM

For a limited time -- we're offering 10% off ALL Oust Speed Bearings (MOC 5, 7 & 9):

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CLICK FOR DETAILS: OUST BEARINGS
by Maria Carrasco
Thu Mar 17, 2005 5:25 am
Forum: AXE
Topic: SK8KINGS AXE
Replies: 13
Views: 14217

Ask and ye shall receive

Eddy -- Your AXE is racing it's way to you! ;)
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Mar 11, 2005 5:11 pm
Forum: Hardware & Bushings
Topic: Khiro
Replies: 9
Views: 9340

Khiro Full line carried at SK8KINGS.COM

Just wanted to let everyone know -- we stock all Khiro's fine bushings, shock pads, risers, bushing kits and their Flux lighted risers too. This means your order ships usually the same day it is received. We can also customize a bushing set-up for you -- courtesy of Richy "Brown Bomber" Carrasco. If...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Mar 07, 2005 6:13 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2005] UKSSA races in 2005
Replies: 17
Views: 9731

I would have to say communication and organization has greatly improved over the years. I remember trying to find info on events in previous years was quite a process -- e-mails, checking 4 -5 different sites (constantly) and all sorts of other confusion. I've been a fan of the central listing on th...
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Jan 10, 2005 4:21 am
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: AXE IN THE HOUSE
Replies: 1
Views: 1449

AXE Update

AXE Completes -- Just Added . . .

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Check it out at: AXE COMPLETES
by Maria Carrasco
Mon Jan 10, 2005 4:18 am
Forum: AXE
Topic: SK8KINGS AXE
Replies: 13
Views: 14217

Completes

AXE Completes -- Just Added . . .

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Check it out at: AXE COMPLETES
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Dec 19, 2004 10:22 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: AXE IN THE HOUSE
Replies: 1
Views: 1449

AXE IN THE HOUSE

NEW PRODUCT NEWS FROM SK8KINGS AT: SK8KINGS AXE

HAPPY HOLIDAYS!
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Dec 19, 2004 10:17 pm
Forum: AXE
Topic: SK8KINGS AXE
Replies: 13
Views: 14217

SK8KINGS AXE

<p><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">THE AXE IS IN THE HOUSE . . .</font></p> <p><img src="http://www.slalomskateboarder.com/Boards/Sk8Kings/SK8KINGS007F.jpg" width="360" height="720"> </p> <p><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">JUST IN TIME FOR OFF SEASON TRAINING. CANNONBALL ART MOD...
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Oct 31, 2004 10:37 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2005] European Championships, Stockholm, July 15-17, 2005
Replies: 274
Views: 220636

Peter -- Thanks for replying. We of course understand it's not practical to bunch things too close together -- especially the major events. Don't mean to imply we expect you all to arrange your year around us. ;) Our best hope will be to hit 2 if at all possible -- which is how it has worked out the...
by Maria Carrasco
Sun Oct 31, 2004 8:01 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2005] European Championships, Stockholm, July 15-17, 2005
Replies: 274
Views: 220636

Marking our calendar

Hello Peter -- It was really nice getting to know both you and Marcus a little better at Morro Bay. I am working on our plans to come to Europe in 2005 and as we discussed hoping to hit as many races as possible while we are there. So far it looks as though the Paris, Gruen and Stockholm races are n...
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Oct 29, 2004 9:58 pm
Forum: Media Resources
Topic: SLALOM ON OFF THE RAILS TV (DVD)
Replies: 0
Views: 2542

SLALOM ON OFF THE RAILS TV (DVD)

My new dvd includes lots of slalom and is available now. See my post on MOVIES for more info. Cheers!
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Oct 29, 2004 9:54 pm
Forum: Movies
Topic: OFF THE RAILS TV - DVD
Replies: 1
Views: 2714

OFF THE RAILS TV - DVD

Just wanted to let you all know about the release of:  Off The Rails TV - Volume One (DVD) http://www.sk8kings.com/new/images/otr-spread-good.jpg This is a collection of feature segments that I originally produced for broadcast on the Fuel Network, ESPN, Fox Sports Net and more. This sampler covers ...
by Maria Carrasco
Thu Jul 08, 2004 5:14 pm
Forum: Media Resources
Topic: Slalom! 24, 2004 - The return!
Replies: 41
Views: 109233

Nice Job

Picked up a few of these in Paris -- nice job guys! Any plans to have an on-line version of this? Cheers!
by Maria Carrasco
Fri Jun 18, 2004 1:54 am
Forum: England
Topic: silverstone
Replies: 4
Views: 4867

Who is that masked man??

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