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by Vincent Berruchon
Tue Apr 03, 2007 1:42 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Paris Slalom World Cup 2007, May 26-28, 2007
Replies: 276
Views: 238971

Hi guys, sorry I don't have much time to check the forums these days. For the moment, the straight should be as it ever been (off course you bet it hasn't any link with what I could like or not) Some racers really enjoy to compare their times from one year to another. I think it's not so bad to have...
by Vincent Berruchon
Fri Mar 23, 2007 10:10 am
Forum: Pavel
Topic: PAVEL'S IN OZ
Replies: 19
Views: 13442

Congratulations Adrian
I did a lot of testing on different prototypes during 2005 races to develop that board coming from Steve's shape.

Probably the board to surf your slalom when you need power and control.
by Vincent Berruchon
Wed Mar 21, 2007 5:01 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Paris Slalom World Cup 2007, May 26-28, 2007
Replies: 276
Views: 238971

Humm... some security guys will be in charge of the tents during the nights. So anybody cannot be there. Access will be restricted. Know that some French are ready to host racers that can't afford hotel. Normally nobody should stay in the tent to sleep. A few years ago, organizers stayed there becau...
by Vincent Berruchon
Wed Mar 21, 2007 12:09 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] French Old School Skate Jam #2 - July 7-8 2007
Replies: 4
Views: 7200

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Ready top meet the french "oldschool" scene?


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by Vincent Berruchon
Wed Mar 21, 2007 12:03 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: Timing System Display on EBay
Replies: 7
Views: 4844

No time to check that now :( :(
But we are really interested by any big time display at good price!
by Vincent Berruchon
Tue Mar 20, 2007 5:55 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Paris Slalom World Cup 2007, May 26-28, 2007
Replies: 276
Views: 238971

Yes, tents are available for brands or distributors that want to show their products. There are really few still available but it's an unique occasion to promote your stuff with the Eiffel tower as landscape. The money paid for the tent goes directly to the Prize Money purse. Don't hesitate to conta...
by Vincent Berruchon
Mon Mar 19, 2007 2:06 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] French Old School Skate Jam #2 - July 7-8 2007
Replies: 4
Views: 7200

[2007] French Old School Skate Jam #2 - July 7-8 2007

After a very nice FOSSJ#1 last year, Mr Jean Terrisse, Claude Queyrel and associates will wait for all of you - old guys who skate- in a nice skatepark.. in fact it's more than a skatepark! It's an entertainment center where you can ski on plastic with lift, wakeboard, go to the swimming pool, cross...
by Vincent Berruchon
Mon Mar 19, 2007 1:44 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Pirate Slalom Series 2007, 01/04/2007, Paris
Replies: 8
Views: 5905

Isn't it a great flyer

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I think, a lot will come to get an exclusive Pirate tshirts ;)

You can also add your name to the sponsor list if you got schwag to give, so everybody could also have a nice prize.
See you in Paris
by Vincent Berruchon
Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:29 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Paris Slalom World Cup 2007, May 26-28, 2007
Replies: 276
Views: 238971

about the website, we were waiting for new designs but my new rules is that you should never trust design people!!! So it should arrive soon.. be ready ;)
by Vincent Berruchon
Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:19 pm
Forum: Pavel
Topic: PAVEL'S IN OZ
Replies: 19
Views: 13442

Braden Schlager wrote:Thanks Adrian..........
Hey hey .. well done Braden
The Gunner is killer ;)
Try it, you'll like it
by Vincent Berruchon
Tue Mar 13, 2007 7:26 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Hannover Slalom World Cup, June 1-3
Replies: 182
Views: 174619

Re: rough??

o.k. rough schedule, but it´s really rough. .... so it looks better this way. friday morning we build the race track training starts at 3 p.m. pool session at 8 p.m. get together at the hotel bar at 10 p.m. saturday 9 a.m. training 11 a.m. race start tight, special 8 p.m. race stop expo party / poo...
by Vincent Berruchon
Mon Mar 05, 2007 5:15 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Paris Slalom World Cup 2007, May 26-28, 2007
Replies: 276
Views: 238971

Hi, the train tickets are bought! So see you there hopefully on Friday 25th at the Troca in the evening. Is there an alternative programme in case of rain? CU! Ok Hans About rain: But we are lucky that the Trocadero dry really quickly as soon the rain stop. So even rainy days we managed to race eac...
by Vincent Berruchon
Mon Mar 05, 2007 11:37 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: Pirate Slalom Series 2007 #5, 04/03/2007, Paris
Replies: 31
Views: 24981

Good slalom day again. It's great to see more newcomers to the races some racing and some others just getting interested by slalom Gsai that's a great picture of the next generation!!! Thanks Benoit again for your photo work. Jani's sons (Dim and Alexei) and Fred340's sons had great fun! Junior even...
by Vincent Berruchon
Sat Mar 03, 2007 9:48 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: SWEDEN SLALOM WORLD CUP, June 15-17, 2007
Replies: 82
Views: 68199

Re: Fly Me - no more

Jani Soderhall wrote:Unfortuntaly we can no longer use the airline company FLY ME to travel there - they just went bankrupt.
so how can we go there? what are the best way to come (easy is good but cheap too)??
by Vincent Berruchon
Thu Mar 01, 2007 6:07 pm
Forum: ISSA Rules & Discussion
Topic: What to do about strong wind? during a contest?
Replies: 4
Views: 3760

Re: Wind

Easy to say that guys. As an organizer, I wouldn't disqualify something waiting more than allowed to wait for the gusts to stop. but I also don't think I'm the only that wouldn't like to travel thousands kilometers not to be qualified because I've been unlucky to race when the wind was really strong...
by Vincent Berruchon
Thu Mar 01, 2007 3:38 pm
Forum: ISSA Rules & Discussion
Topic: What to do about strong wind? during a contest?
Replies: 4
Views: 3760

What to do about strong wind? during a contest?

I've not found specific subjects about that so perhaps we can discuss that here What to do when wind is really strong during a contest? Strong winds can really change the results of a race. It's not a problem for duel/parallel of eliminations rounds but it's obvious that it is during qualifications....
by Vincent Berruchon
Thu Mar 01, 2007 2:45 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Wasteland 07:1 - March 25, 2007
Replies: 10
Views: 8336

Oh no! one again the date is not a good one for me and a few others frenchies, on this week end there is a downhill race part of French Championships :(

When we'll we manage to race in the UK!!
by Vincent Berruchon
Wed Feb 28, 2007 12:17 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: G.O.G. ÄKSCHN during the wintertime/French Pirates
Replies: 6
Views: 3917

another good news is that we will race on a new wide spot in Bois de Boulogne on next Sunday. Be there or be square ;) Pictures from the february race in Bois de BOulogne too (but on another spot quite narrow) here: http://wannie.free.fr/07-02piratefev/ Jani's son is ever a great chmapion in his cat...
by Vincent Berruchon
Mon Feb 26, 2007 11:46 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: JUNIOR AGE
Replies: 12
Views: 8329

Hello ..... are we the only nation who face the future? Nice. It's what we should all do! Talking about that, my aunt who is living in Swiss ask me if it would be possible to organize a demo/initiation for kids. It's juste near Neuchatel. Would you and some other swiss intereted to participate (it'...
by Vincent Berruchon
Fri Feb 23, 2007 12:19 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] G.O.G. IN GERMANY at the 22nd of APRIL
Replies: 175
Views: 146780

As Guillaume said it, we changed the dates so we should have a good Pirate's team comin in GOG land ;)
by Vincent Berruchon
Tue Feb 13, 2007 3:23 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Grenoble - Candidate for European Championship '07
Replies: 140
Views: 121562

I'm a silent observer of this topic. I won't write anything about my opinion to the flat-land skating, because I won't participate at the Euro. But if I would be in the OK of Grenoble, I would ask me, if it is a good idea to organize a contest with such number of negative feedbacks. And the feedbac...
by Vincent Berruchon
Mon Feb 12, 2007 12:22 am
Forum: Pavel
Topic: RIDER DOWN
Replies: 7
Views: 4892

Heal quickly Kathrin
you rock!
by Vincent Berruchon
Sun Feb 11, 2007 12:31 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Paris Slalom World Cup 2007, May 26-28, 2007
Replies: 276
Views: 238971

Where to stay in Paris?

Dear skaters, to prepare your journey in Paris, note a good lodging solution at a fair price: CISP Paris International Accomation Centre Night and Breakfast rates per person per night, inclusive or accommodation tax start from 18€50 in clean 8-bed rooms. Rooms with showers and WC: 2-bed room at 25€...
by Vincent Berruchon
Sun Feb 11, 2007 12:30 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Paris Slalom World Cup 2007, May 26-28, 2007
Replies: 276
Views: 238971

Re: Regards from "Les Pays-Bas"

Hi, I'm planning to be there to film, maybe also to slalom. Trocadéro ("340") is the spot where I first saw real-life skateboarding (slalom) in 1974 which inspired me for the rest of my life..... Another Dutchman will surely join the competition (is there also an open / rookie race?) See you there!...
by Vincent Berruchon
Tue Jan 23, 2007 1:45 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Hannover Slalom World Cup, June 1-3
Replies: 182
Views: 174619

Don't you read that Corky is writing that there's a non official rule and it has to be discuss?? It's an indication, nothing is set into concrete for the moment! So dry your tears and now tell us what are you crying for? Fast accusations and judgments are just making things worse - they are enemies ...
by Vincent Berruchon
Mon Jan 22, 2007 12:51 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Paris Slalom World Cup 2007, May 26-28, 2007
Replies: 276
Views: 238971

David Rudnianski wrote:For the moment, Giant should take place at Trocadero, but we're still working on another place.
Highest authorities have been contacted to support a longer spot just next to the Trocadero, but you know that we are forever suspected to threaten public order so nothing sure about that.
by Vincent Berruchon
Fri Jan 12, 2007 6:01 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: worldcupranking.com
Replies: 13
Views: 7839

Donald Campbell wrote:not from germany
wrong guess
The internet registrar is apparently from Germany but it's true that it means , but I've also seen a strange Swedish face... does it mean something?
by Vincent Berruchon
Fri Jan 12, 2007 11:12 am
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: worldcupranking.com
Replies: 13
Views: 7839

Seems it comes from Germany, but you got more hints about who is behind?
by Vincent Berruchon
Fri Jan 12, 2007 10:42 am
Forum: Pavel
Topic: S P E E D B O A T
Replies: 51
Views: 34728

humm, if it's what I'm thinking, I'm looking forward to see this new PAVEL stuff....
speeeeeeeeeeeeeeedd
by Vincent Berruchon
Wed Jan 10, 2007 2:01 pm
Forum: Bahne
Topic: Anybody else get their Bahne prizes?
Replies: 46
Views: 75485

I think Patrick Allan never had anything too
and I should check who is the last one who won a Bahne (coupon) at PSWC, I think it was a junior

Vincent, Paris Slalom World Cup organizer
by Vincent Berruchon
Mon Jan 08, 2007 2:55 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Grenoble - Candidate for European Championship '07
Replies: 140
Views: 121562

If it's really definitive it's sad - I hope at least you're thinking about 2008? Differents solutions could have been envisaged (why not a separation between European title and Major status) and anyway nothing was lost for Brix!! Donald I 'm really surprised. To me why to care about Grenoble or the ...
by Vincent Berruchon
Thu Jan 04, 2007 3:04 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Paris Slalom World Cup 2007, May 26-28, 2007
Replies: 276
Views: 238971

Dear organizers, could you quickly guess what time the Pros will have take their first run on Saturday? I considered flying in from Berlin on Saturday morning. Arrival time would be 10:25 at Paris Orly Aéroport. Possible to make it to the Pro's GS qualifications? rmn Ramon, you understand that we c...
by Vincent Berruchon
Thu Jan 04, 2007 2:28 am
Forum: Canada
Topic: Happy Birthday Claude!
Replies: 9
Views: 6898

Joyeux anniversaire Claude!!!
and best wishes for the year to come ;)
by Vincent Berruchon
Tue Dec 26, 2006 5:34 pm
Forum: Pavel
Topic: PAUL PRICE ROADSTER
Replies: 77
Views: 93715

Merry Christmas and Happy new year Paul :D Paul the board has a killer design. Once again I had to add a Gunner to the collection. Why because you said to look at the new pimped up website. Sneeky mate, sneeky. I know the Pavel GS, The Roadster and the Gunner will all perform well in 2007. Here is h...
by Vincent Berruchon
Wed Dec 20, 2006 11:39 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Hannover Slalom World Cup, June 1-3
Replies: 182
Views: 174619

ok ok BUT May 31-Jun 2 will be also the dates of one of the greatest downhill race in France (perhaps world) think about versatile euro skateboarders that don't want to miss THE race of 2007 (and some riders of the whole world could be intereted): May 31-Jun 2 Mont Ventoux, France PS DETLEF: you nev...
by Vincent Berruchon
Wed Dec 20, 2006 11:12 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Hannover Slalom World Cup, June 1-3
Replies: 182
Views: 174619

ok ok BUT May 31-Jun 2 will be also the dates of one of the greatest downhill race in France (perhaps world) think about versatile euro skateboarders that don't want to miss THE race of 2007 (and some riders of the whole world could be intereted): May 31-Jun 2 Mont Ventoux, France PS DETLEF: you nev...
by Vincent Berruchon
Wed Dec 20, 2006 11:11 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Hannover Slalom World Cup, June 1-3
Replies: 182
Views: 174619

ok ok BUT May 31-Jun 2 will be also the dates of one of the greatest downhill race in France (perhaps world)
think about versatile euro skateboarders that don't want to miss THE race of 2007 (and some riders of the whole world could be intereted):
May 31-Jun 2 Mont Ventoux, France
by Vincent Berruchon
Tue Dec 05, 2006 2:40 pm
Forum: ISSA Site administration
Topic: Site sponsor schedule 2007
Replies: 30
Views: 25815

Riderz and I would have liked to take May that is the month of the RIDERZ Paris Slalom World Cup (26-28th May 2007)
but if not possible let's go for October.

edit: CDRS75 took it instead of Riderz
by Vincent Berruchon
Fri Dec 01, 2006 5:28 pm
Forum: Insect
Topic: wich pads on a hybrid?
Replies: 2
Views: 4537

Welcome Djé ;) Precision about the trucks: RT-X is the front truck, because -S is for Stable so "X" is the most agile About angled wedge risers: the usual setting come from the fact that most of us want the front truck to be agile and that it could turn quickly and the rear truck to be stable so bot...
by Vincent Berruchon
Wed Nov 29, 2006 6:30 pm
Forum: General Slalom Skateboard Truck Discussion
Topic: Offset for Hybrid courses???
Replies: 10
Views: 9089

I personnaly always prefer "offset" trucks (meaning linear - i.e the axles are in the same line than the kingpin) when it's about slalom (and I should also add for speed downhill too when available). I'm getting addicted to the new GOG rear truck with adjustable angle, that probably allow differents...
by Vincent Berruchon
Mon Nov 27, 2006 6:05 pm
Forum: Pavel
Topic: Happy Birthday Don
Replies: 29
Views: 20016

by Vincent Berruchon
Tue Nov 14, 2006 1:29 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: Pirate Slalom Series 2007 #5, 04/03/2007, Paris
Replies: 31
Views: 24981

Come and race!!!
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by Vincent Berruchon
Tue Nov 14, 2006 1:13 am
Forum: ISSA Rules & Discussion
Topic: GR- 1. APPLICATION TO HOLD ISSA EVENT
Replies: 5
Views: 3862

Yeah 10 months is way too long for the big majority of events
the Ranking rule is not bad
and let also a place for last moment occasions where ISSA should show its name also (for demo/com)
by Vincent Berruchon
Thu Nov 09, 2006 3:43 pm
Forum: ISSA Rules & Discussion
Topic: GR- 19. STARTING NUMBERS
Replies: 25
Views: 16015

The rule only says taht numbers must be 10 cm high so you can see them. But it's true that for the show and sponsors, it not bad to have Did you like the numbers we had in Paris? Kind of special paper that is resistant and that you can use a few times (if racers don't loose it!!) and it's normally l...
by Vincent Berruchon
Thu Nov 09, 2006 2:38 pm
Forum: ISSA Rules & Discussion
Topic: SPSR- 4. DISQUALIFICATION
Replies: 28
Views: 20842

Carsten Pingel wrote: please define anti-sporting behavior ?
You can define it a bit, but the most important is to say WHO will decide taht there is an anti-sporting behavior.
-> " jury committee" ? or at least race director ("Directeur de course" in french) on complains
by Vincent Berruchon
Thu Nov 09, 2006 2:35 pm
Forum: ISSA Rules & Discussion
Topic: SPSR- 4. DISQUALIFICATION
Replies: 28
Views: 20842

2 max starts Per run you have two runs in a round (so you are clean again when you change line with your opponent) Perhaps you should also precise that if you have reaction times, when two racers do false start, the false start is attributed to the one who start first (because the second probably ju...
by Vincent Berruchon
Tue Nov 07, 2006 6:23 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2007] Grenoble - Candidate for European Championship '07
Replies: 140
Views: 121562

ok I'm back only for 5s.
Media plan estimation: 100 000€!

You should get some real information soon

But as every year we are at the same point, who can decide what is what? ISSA still doesn't exist!
by Vincent Berruchon
Tue Nov 07, 2006 6:20 pm
Forum: ISSA
Topic: [2006] Time to make the Changes
Replies: 21
Views: 21662

Here's the website: http://www.agfisonline DOT com/ (Ed note 2011: The actual site is www.SportAccord.com /Jani) It's at least time to have something official. Perhaps some people won't follow at the beginning but if ISSA is nothing, what the use to talk about it? To have official credits, we need o...
by Vincent Berruchon
Tue Nov 07, 2006 1:36 am
Forum: Pavel
Topic: PAVEL/G.O.G. at the DIXIE
Replies: 28
Views: 19051

BRAVO!!!!

Pavel riders and the Sk8kings & GOG families rock!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
by Vincent Berruchon
Fri Nov 03, 2006 5:33 pm
Forum: ISSA
Topic: [2006] Time to make the Changes
Replies: 21
Views: 21662

So what's up?
ISSA still doesn't exist as something real or is there something now?