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by Pierre Gravel
Wed May 07, 2008 7:35 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: History of slalom
Replies: 6
Views: 4740

There you go:

http://tinyurl.com/6jzmgv

Hope that helps! ;-)
by Pierre Gravel
Wed May 07, 2008 5:54 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: [2008] LaSource Attack: Slalom and Speedboarding - June 1st
Replies: 10
Views: 10298

The slalom part will be adapted to the hill, i haven't seen the spot yet so i can't tell if it's gonna be a TS or Hybrid.
by Pierre Gravel
Mon Apr 28, 2008 5:18 pm
Forum: Gecko
Topic: US rider now on Gecko! Mike Duquette.
Replies: 8
Views: 8216

Congrats Duque! Keep on rippin'!
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Apr 10, 2008 3:42 pm
Forum: New England
Topic: Antrim's Race for the OLD GOLD JUG Sept. 19,20,21, 2008
Replies: 180
Views: 151311

Re: hey,

Claude Regnier wrote:What's with this favoritism for Quebecers, EH! I mean I know Pierre is a nice guy and all but ......................................
I dunno Claude, i guess we are just better looking! lol!

Hey Claude sorry i should be nicer to you, especially after last nite's Sen's game...
by Pierre Gravel
Mon Apr 07, 2008 3:50 pm
Forum: New England
Topic: Antrim's Race for the OLD GOLD JUG Sept. 19,20,21, 2008
Replies: 180
Views: 151311

Wow, i'm not too good on camping so a nice room is excellent news to me, thanks a lot Brian, count me in.
by Pierre Gravel
Mon Mar 31, 2008 10:17 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: FS-Splitfire trucks
Replies: 1
Views: 2734

PM sent.
by Pierre Gravel
Tue Mar 25, 2008 9:41 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Happy Birthday MB!
Replies: 9
Views: 8436

Bonne fête Mary-Beth!!
Yo have a reg job now? Whats up with that?
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Mar 20, 2008 4:16 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: SouthPark
Replies: 2
Views: 3908

I'm working all day friday, that's too bad cause i really need to skate.

The addy that bouced is @ capella.org, delete that.
pierre (at) kebbek.com is the best way to contact me.

Have fun @ south parc, too bad they destroyed the bowl.
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Mar 13, 2008 8:21 pm
Forum: Skaterbuilt
Topic: ConeKiller TS
Replies: 5
Views: 7247

Can't wait to get it!! Thanks for the quick reply Dave.
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Mar 13, 2008 7:58 pm
Forum: Skaterbuilt
Topic: ConeKiller TS
Replies: 5
Views: 7247

Hey Dave, are you gonna ship those 12" pigs soon?
I'm still waiting here...

Let me know.
by Pierre Gravel
Tue Mar 04, 2008 4:18 pm
Forum: Pavel
Topic: S P E E D B O A T
Replies: 51
Views: 40700

[quote= Glad to see you are the last savior of skateboarding's true spirit, but it's not about rules, it's about caring about brothers. did you also tell this to all the other manufacturers who produce boards with pointed noses or am i the exception? You edited my post... As a matter of fact, yes, ...
by Pierre Gravel
Sat Mar 01, 2008 8:40 pm
Forum: Pavel
Topic: S P E E D B O A T
Replies: 51
Views: 40700

[quote=
Glad to see you are the last savior of skateboarding's true spirit,
but it's not about rules, it's about caring about brothers.

did you also tell this to all the other manufacturers who produce boards with pointed noses
or am i the exception?
by Pierre Gravel
Sat Mar 01, 2008 2:12 pm
Forum: Pavel
Topic: S P E E D B O A T
Replies: 51
Views: 40700

Jonathan Harms wrote:Looks super f$cking bad-ass. I would've expected nothing less. As with all foamie DH decks, though, you're gonna be crying if you lose control and launch that baby into a curb headfirst.

Or if you lose control and launch that baby into another racer's back...ouch!
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Feb 28, 2008 4:52 pm
Forum: General Slalom Skateboard Deck Discussion
Topic: What's the name of my '70s Santa Cruz deck?
Replies: 6
Views: 8944

Did you notice the old SC logo, it's Tony Alva riding a Logan Earth Ski at Kentner banks, funny.

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by Pierre Gravel
Thu Feb 28, 2008 4:42 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: building a 6-wheeler
Replies: 15
Views: 12401

_________________ I like my women like I like my trucks: TALL, loose, and squeaky! And in pairs? ;-) Take a look at Chaputs setup to get an idea on how close together his trucks are, i think 1 inch is a bit too much. http://www.abec11.com/images/6wheelsf1.jpg And spme others: http://www.abec11.com/...
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Feb 28, 2008 4:22 pm
Forum: General Slalom Skateboard Deck Discussion
Topic: What's the name of my '70s Santa Cruz deck?
Replies: 6
Views: 8944

From this old ad, it's called the Cutaway.

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by Pierre Gravel
Fri Feb 08, 2008 7:09 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Dovercourt Races 2008
Replies: 30
Views: 24767

It's my turn to thank you Claude and Mary-Beth for all those good races and fun events you organized for us throught the years. I will be fun to see you guys at our events, coming just for fun and no work for a change! I think it's time for us to do something, with the Québec and Montréal crews we a...
by Pierre Gravel
Fri Feb 08, 2008 6:58 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: FS/Trade Pavel Foam core
Replies: 2
Views: 2979

PM sent
by Pierre Gravel
Wed Jan 30, 2008 6:25 pm
Forum: New England
Topic: Antrim's Race for the OLD GOLD JUG Sept. 19,20,21, 2008
Replies: 180
Views: 151311

by Pierre Gravel
Fri Jan 25, 2008 10:37 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: HEY!!!
Replies: 27
Views: 19421

All work and no skate makes Pierre a dull boy All work and no skate makes Pierre a dull boy All work and no skate makes Pierre a dull boy All work and no skate makes Pierre a dull boy All work and no skate makes Pierre a dull boy All work and no skate makes Pierre a dull boy All work and no skate ma...
by Pierre Gravel
Tue Jan 22, 2008 3:32 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: HEY!!!
Replies: 27
Views: 19421

The worst is we can't find anything indoors to ride a course in Montréal, so we all suck in springtime. 75 days and counting...
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Nov 22, 2007 5:48 pm
Forum: ISSA Rules & Discussion
Topic: Would the Sport Suffer If There Were No Cash Winnings?
Replies: 28
Views: 20976

I posted something in "the Decline.." maybe it was not in the right topic but i totally agree with getting rid of pro/am classes until the sport can actually support pro racers. There should be qualifications on a temporary course (maybe a mix of pro type course and am in the level of difficulty) an...
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Nov 08, 2007 5:35 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: THE DECLINE OF RACES
Replies: 26
Views: 15471

We should get rid of the Pro/Am thing too, times should decide at each race who’s in the A, B etc… My 2 cents. No. Because of difficulty of courses. You can't have the same TS for Pro and Am. Believe me or not, but that just doesn't work. my 2 Swiss Rapps rmn I did not say same courses for everyone...
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Nov 08, 2007 5:22 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: THE DECLINE OF RACES
Replies: 26
Views: 15471

Some times I get the impression we all act like we are Nascar racers with a big circuit of races all over the world, but let’s face it, we don’t have 200 corporate logos on our boards and suits… I think we, slalomers will have to get into organization of more regional races, (of course this means ge...
by Pierre Gravel
Tue Oct 09, 2007 3:13 pm
Forum: Starting Line / Ramps
Topic: Quebec Ramp
Replies: 27
Views: 40321

Tim did a great job building them exactly like yours Éric.
I felt right at home!
by Pierre Gravel
Fri Sep 28, 2007 5:19 pm
Forum: New England
Topic: Berlin NH 10/7
Replies: 10
Views: 8405

If my ankle is OK then, i will definitely be there, a few other Montrealers will come too.
by Pierre Gravel
Mon Jul 30, 2007 3:51 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Five Roses
Replies: 8
Views: 8514

Malcolm Stooke wrote:i love how you guys use a 24 hour clock, i do too and it confuses everybody :)

have fun
Like using the metric system or Roberson mounting screws in the states lol!

Robertson rules btw:
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by Pierre Gravel
Sun Jul 29, 2007 3:22 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Five Roses
Replies: 8
Views: 8514

Claude, here's a map with the directions from KebbeK HQ to the Five Roses spot :

http://tinyurl.com/2l3q7b

See you there!
by Pierre Gravel
Sat Jul 28, 2007 9:31 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Five Roses
Replies: 8
Views: 8514

Re: Five Roses

Anyone up for a seesion ath Five Roses Suday the 27th of July? The spot looks good and nice technical TS would be a good warm-up for a Hybrid, EH! Let me know if anyone can make it. Mig if you can come I'll hand deliver the cones, LOL. I'll be there sunday the 29!, @ 13:30, i will try to get some o...
by Pierre Gravel
Wed Jul 25, 2007 7:39 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Just For Laughs - A Slalom race july 22
Replies: 6
Views: 6636

Always fun to hangout with you Rick!
Thanks for your support and positiveness.

And Seb, congrats! I'll try to get you next time. ;-)
by Pierre Gravel
Tue Jul 24, 2007 10:15 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Just For Laughs - A Slalom race july 22
Replies: 6
Views: 6636

We had as amazing day! Superb weather and huge cheering crowds, for the most part this was their first exposure to skateboard racing and people were stoked! I got lots of "i had no idea someone could control a skateboard with that much speed and precision" and lots of" how old are you?" ;-). The hil...
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Jun 28, 2007 4:06 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Just For Laughs - A Slalom race july 22
Replies: 6
Views: 6636

Just For Laughs - A Slalom race july 22

I know that the Buckeye Open is on the same date but we have no choice. The Just for Laughs Festival in Montréal is giving us the opportunity to have a slalom race downtown Montréal on Saint-Denis street, Sunday July 22, 2007. The hill is fast steep and has just been repaved. I don't have all the de...
by Pierre Gravel
Tue Jun 12, 2007 6:25 am
Forum: New England
Topic: Green Mountain Madness
Replies: 3
Views: 4505

Hey Rick, great shots, i posted the link on our local forum, maybe you'll get a few sales.

Check the final 4, last turn, kebbek teammate Niko (1st ) has a perfect line, and Ian tries the outside line and pays...
http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=EdChaJu
by Pierre Gravel
Thu Jun 07, 2007 4:06 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Montréal Outlaw slalom, june 2nd.
Replies: 12
Views: 10590

I think that it's the shadows that make it look twisted too.



Julie posted her video from that race:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=--mVmPnKW0M
by Pierre Gravel
Mon Jun 04, 2007 4:00 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Montréal Outlaw slalom, june 2nd.
Replies: 12
Views: 10590

Thanks Rick for making it to Montréal, by coming here, you turned our outlaw into an international event! ;-) It was a pleasure meeting and ride with you. http://i12.servimg.com/u/f12/11/04/47/90/52885710.jpg More pics from the race: http://www.flickr.com/photos/boristractor/sets/72157600306314777/ ...
by Pierre Gravel
Sat May 26, 2007 4:19 am
Forum: Canada
Topic: Montréal Outlaw slalom, june 2nd.
Replies: 12
Views: 10590

Re: Montréal Outlaw slalom, june 2nd.

:D Oh Yeah! :D There is a huge fee parking at the location. I think you ment free parking... ;) No, the parking is actually 250$ but you get a hand car wash by 12 hot models dressed like french maids and one of those hottie is shaking free margaritas for the racers. Not really, the parking is absol...
by Pierre Gravel
Fri May 25, 2007 3:49 am
Forum: Canada
Topic: Montréal Outlaw slalom, june 2nd.
Replies: 12
Views: 10590

Montréal Outlaw slalom, june 2nd.

The first Outlaw is ON. The Five Roses of Slalom - Montréal Outlaw - 2 of june 07 http://farm1.static.flickr.com/76/201152561_c0baec634f.jpg at the Farine Five Roses Spot, from 11am h à 5 pm Single lane Hybrid, 5 best times win one of the Five Roses! Free to enter. How to get there : Use our Local S...
by Pierre Gravel
Mon May 21, 2007 3:43 pm
Forum: New England
Topic: River Fire Slalom Slam Jam, October 7th Berlin NH
Replies: 14
Views: 13025

So, what happened?
by Pierre Gravel
Sat May 19, 2007 11:50 pm
Forum: New England
Topic: River Fire Slalom Slam Jam, October 7th Berlin NH
Replies: 14
Views: 13025

Nice ramps! I think you got some input from Éric Brassard.
I'm really sorry to miss your race Tim, this last minute assignment was not the kind you can say no to.
by Pierre Gravel
Thu May 17, 2007 2:47 am
Forum: New England
Topic: River Fire Slalom Slam Jam, October 7th Berlin NH
Replies: 14
Views: 13025

I was all ready to go and race but a last minute obligation at work will most probably keep me on the computer working all weekend, i'm not happy.

Have fun and post pics to torture me.
by Pierre Gravel
Mon Apr 30, 2007 1:59 am
Forum: FullBag Skates
Topic: Yesterday's session
Replies: 4
Views: 6892

Hey Mig, you forgot one from that session:
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Hahaha, chicks dig Mig!
by Pierre Gravel
Wed Apr 18, 2007 5:51 pm
Forum: General Slalom Skateboard Truck Discussion
Topic: U.B. Baseplate
Replies: 3
Views: 5401

Their real names is Urban Blue longboards, try this link:

http://www.urbanbluelongboards.com/urba ... trucks.php

i emailed them last year and never got a reply though.
by Pierre Gravel
Fri Apr 13, 2007 9:40 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: WTB flushcut downhill board
Replies: 7
Views: 4708

Maybe i can help you.
We (kebbek team) will go to The Berlin NH race may 20th and the downhill race on june 9 at Mt Ascutney, Vermont.

I can bring a flushcut if you plan on attending those races.

What baseplates or trucks will you be using?
by Pierre Gravel
Sun Mar 04, 2007 2:51 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: Ice Slalom
Replies: 11
Views: 8780

I did not find any photo of the skatebording demo but the crowds were estimated at 75 000
last nite.

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The is a slalom race planned in Québec this summer, on Grande Allée, maybe we will get as much spectators.
by Pierre Gravel
Sun Mar 04, 2007 12:10 am
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: Ice Slalom
Replies: 11
Views: 8780

My Speedboarding Teammates from the kebbek Team, Ian Comishin and The Rookie are riding today in Québec City in the Red Bull Crashed Ice, an ice skating boardercross style race down an iced track made for the event: http://i11.servimg.com/u/11/04/47/90/04030610.jpg http://www.redbullcrashedice.ca/sl...
by Pierre Gravel
Fri Feb 16, 2007 9:49 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: 2007 Canada Slalom Contests?
Replies: 4
Views: 5916

The Slalom race at Top Challenge in 2006 had a good turnout with racers from Canada, Europe and the US present. It will sure be at least as big this year and should be considered as Prime IMO.
by Pierre Gravel
Mon Oct 30, 2006 7:55 pm
Forum: Movies
Topic: New pavement in Quebec City!
Replies: 8
Views: 6333

excelent spot guys! and excellent style all of you! i say you guys should take a road trip to toronto and have some hardcore slalom sessions.....aswell as park.......and dh................and garage bombing in the downtown core......... lol :) you could've saved time by just telling them about our ...
by Pierre Gravel
Tue Aug 15, 2006 3:18 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: Slalom on the Farm 6.0pen
Replies: 76
Views: 75405

Here are my pics (not too good) JoeI http://www.kebbek.com/media/farm_web_images/DSC04263-01.jpg fast Julie! http://www.kebbek.com/media/farm_web_images/DSC04264-01.jpg fast Molly http://www.kebbek.com/media/farm_web_images/DSC04265-01.jpg Marion Carr http://www.kebbek.com/media/farm_web_images/DSC0...
by Pierre Gravel
Fri Aug 04, 2006 4:42 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Top Challenge Slalom?
Replies: 8
Views: 7977

There is an official slalom race at top challenge in 2006.

Register before aug 7 for 60$ CDN

Prizes:

1st - 800.00$
2nd - 400.00$
3rd - 200.00$

Dual hybrid with start ramps on a 8/10 pavement, good grade.

Qualif saturday
Finals sunday, we will be the closing event sunday!
by Pierre Gravel
Mon Jul 17, 2006 5:38 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: [2006] 2 races in a row: Québec-Montréal, Aug 26 + sept 2-3
Replies: 8
Views: 8043

Maybe you can fly to Montréal and come with one of us to Québec, it's only a 2 hour drive.