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by Will J
Thu Sep 16, 2004 7:25 pm
Forum: Down South
Topic: It's everybody's favorite time of the year!
Replies: 13
Views: 12962

"well, FORTUNATELY, the storm looks as though it will steer clear of New Orleans and instead will hit Mobile, Alabama." ! considering that NewOrleans is avg. 12 ft below sea level and surrounded by 3 very large bodies of water (lake/river/ocean) and half of the population has no way of evac. (rough...
by Will J
Thu Sep 09, 2004 4:42 am
Forum: North America
Topic: Red Clay Cup - 2004 Georgia State Championships
Replies: 67
Views: 71593

paid up tonight packing tommorrow see ya friday afternoon. btw, what's the address for the hotel and how far is that from the Fri. race hill? Trying to work out what the itenerary is gonna be when i get into town, have to wait on the missus to get off work fri. early am. so leave time has gone from ...
by Will J
Mon Aug 09, 2004 11:29 pm
Forum: Down South
Topic: The 1st Texas Slalom Sizzler, Aug 7, 2004
Replies: 5
Views: 6365

WOW what to say!?!?!?!?!?! I had one of the best times in my life, ANYTHING that has Texas, Eddy, and Marcos in it is GARUNTEEEEEEED to be fun. It was HOT HOT HOT, just like home, but the heat and the threat of rattlesnakes and bobcats didn't hold us back. All the new guys were giving it one hell of...
by Will J
Tue Jul 20, 2004 7:42 pm
Forum: Radikal
Topic: new ad to appear in concrete wave
Replies: 20
Views: 26520

no offense to anyone meant in this post, there are just some things that would get most designers in trouble if not fired by clients. the layout is bad, real bad. Here are just a few things wrong (and it has nothing to do with content, strictly design) - Hard edges everywhere - photoshop difference ...
by Will J
Mon May 24, 2004 1:05 am
Forum: Independent
Topic: INDY 101mm and 88mm Offsets Available
Replies: 4
Views: 9863

Re: Indy Offsets

Steve Collins wrote:If Wahl doesn't have any more for sale (it was a year ago after all) then try Chicken's excellent Indy offsets at http://www.pocketpistolskates.com

marvelous offsets... worth every penny
by Will J
Mon May 10, 2004 11:49 pm
Forum: Clothing
Topic: Van shoes
Replies: 7
Views: 12606

i wear about a size larger in vans than i do in a running shoe (reebok/nike)..

best bet, find a local shoe store with some and try any pair of vans, i've found that most of the sizes of the different models are spot on to each other..
by Will J
Tue Apr 20, 2004 3:58 am
Forum: Media Resources
Topic: Slalom Race Posters (high-res graphics of posters)
Replies: 12
Views: 14747

by Will J
Mon Apr 19, 2004 6:20 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: Team Points
Replies: 21
Views: 18631

RoadKillRacin in the hizzy mah nizzy, heheheheheh
by Will J
Wed Apr 14, 2004 6:25 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: Are you an old school skater?
Replies: 103
Views: 180887

Marcos Soulsby-Monroy wrote: The Kona Bowl

i'll never forget Kona, my first park experience at 8yrs old, bought my first set of real pads "DBS", still got a Kona sticker on my helmet.. ahhhh koooooona
by Will J
Tue Apr 13, 2004 11:51 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: Luna Slalom Jam 2004
Replies: 148
Views: 162530

Jonathan Harms wrote:There will be six St. Louisans coming.

there goes the neighborhood.....
by Will J
Tue Apr 13, 2004 8:03 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: Luna Slalom Jam 2004
Replies: 148
Views: 162530

Re: ROOM

Since the race Friday starts at 5:30 and my arrival is 5:10 (then baggage) I guess I should likely meet you all later, right? nah, the race is jam format. this is the deep south, where time moves slower. :) I'm sure if not myself then one of the other guys won't mind bein a little late, we'll all g...
by Will J
Thu Apr 08, 2004 6:54 pm
Forum: ISSA Rules & Discussion
Topic: AM/Open or PRO
Replies: 25
Views: 27014

i wish people would use the PROPER meanings of words while using them. Once a pro, ALWAYS a pro, or at least never an amatuer again( i have NEVER seen a pro boxer go AM again even though there are some AM boxers that could hang with the pro world champs).. If a pro falls off, and slows down, then he...
by Will J
Thu Apr 08, 2004 6:49 pm
Forum: ISSA Rules & Discussion
Topic: AM / PRO - participate in both
Replies: 21
Views: 22959

no.. because if your a real "professional" you'll be on top of your game, period.. oh yeah, and professionals don't whine, that should be a law..
by Will J
Wed Apr 07, 2004 6:22 am
Forum: North America
Topic: Luna Slalom Jam 2004
Replies: 148
Views: 162530

week ana'half to go, who's ready to party with the mosquito's and roadkill ;)
by Will J
Thu Feb 12, 2004 6:16 am
Forum: MANX
Topic: MANX - The New Name In Speed
Replies: 36
Views: 59954

pink is punk... can't wait to try some out..
by Will J
Mon Feb 09, 2004 4:09 am
Forum: North America
Topic: Luna Slalom Jam 2004
Replies: 148
Views: 162530

rides from/to the airport = no problem
by Will J
Wed Feb 04, 2004 7:31 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: Luna Slalom Jam 2004
Replies: 148
Views: 162530

practice hard Marcos, us RKHR hooligans are gettin fast.. ;)


who's bringin the Tequilla, eh
by Will J
Wed Feb 04, 2004 7:43 am
Forum: North America
Topic: Luna Slalom Jam 2004
Replies: 148
Views: 162530

Eddy Martinez wrote: I will however settle for a Redbull.. Eddy Texas Outlaw.
you're gonna need more than a redbull, mr outlaw ;)

dayum texans..


can't wait to see you guys, and beat you guys :)
by Will J
Mon Jan 12, 2004 2:35 am
Forum: Helmet, Pads, Wrist guards & Sliding gloves
Topic: I'm in need of a helmet
Replies: 10
Views: 14832

As I said in the other recent helmet topic - Don't even go for the Pro-tec. Of course I am one of those super awesome slalomers that wears a baddass Flyaway helmet, but these have more impact protection than the current Pro-tec standard (at least mine does). I challenge anyone here to go check out ...
by Will J
Mon Jan 12, 2004 2:32 am
Forum: Helmet, Pads, Wrist guards & Sliding gloves
Topic: what kind of helmets does everyone wear??
Replies: 27
Views: 34515

my protec has saved my head numerous times, and i've had it for over a decade... head first down a 15 stair set, with no bruises/cuncussions/etc.. qualifies as a damn good helmet to me..
by Will J
Fri Jan 09, 2004 4:24 am
Forum: Down South
Topic: What's Everyone Resolving To Accomplish This Year?
Replies: 15
Views: 15553

to beat Byrd (the big one), AGAIN ;)

to make it to Breck and Kona and every other GS, Super G, Banked, and SX event i can hitchhike too..
by Will J
Mon Jan 05, 2004 9:55 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: Portable sk8 start ramps
Replies: 10
Views: 9109

here's a pic of our (MS.GRS) ramps.. S shaped with not too much curve, both fit on a trailer usualy used for lawn equipment. they come apart at the begining of the tranny, VERY solid, and not heavey at all(only takes 2 to carry b/c of bulk, notice cut-out handles) built by byrd http://www.slalomskat...
by Will J
Mon Nov 24, 2003 12:35 am
Forum: General Slalom Skateboard Deck Discussion
Topic: Great custom longboards
Replies: 0
Views: 2890

Great custom longboards

Check out www.BustinBoards.com selection of longboards. Select board shape and graphic. Contact me via PM, email, or in person and i'll hook you up with a coupon number to enter on the website to get 10% off. you pick the shape, tape, and graphics.. The Process: We build every Bustin Board from scra...
by Will J
Mon Nov 24, 2003 12:27 am
Forum: 3dm
Topic: 30"
Replies: 6
Views: 12161

i'd buy one... love that shape.. is that a minor kick in the tail also?
by Will J
Tue Sep 30, 2003 4:15 am
Forum: Down South
Topic: It's time for the Southeast to scope out a regular slalom sp
Replies: 24
Views: 21465

On 2003-09-29 21:57, Wesley Tucker wrote: As far as an East Coast series, we're close to that now: Mississippi, Georgia, DC, West Virginia, 'Da Farm and Boston. That's six races. If we can add two more, that's a race once a month from March til October. Sounds great to me! St. Louis.. it's the gate...
by Will J
Thu Sep 25, 2003 1:27 am
Forum: Down South
Topic: It's time for the Southeast to scope out a regular slalom sp
Replies: 24
Views: 21465

Ly.Ky is a bit far, but there's got to be at least one race there a year, maybe put it in with a street/vert/bowl/freestyle comp... it's too beautifull not to.. but, huntsville/chattanooga is the area i wanted to put the most emphasis on. Big hills out that way. Theres a couple nice parks in huntsvi...
by Will J
Wed Sep 24, 2003 6:37 pm
Forum: Down South
Topic: It's time for the Southeast to scope out a regular slalom sp
Replies: 24
Views: 21465

North Alabama, S.Central Tennesse seem to be pretty centrally located, and both have NIIIIIIICE hills.. i like the idea, SEC SLALOM, now that would be great.... mmmm.. louisville, ky anyone... it's still in the south (not quite the s.e. but is below the mason dixon).. GRREAAAAT PARK, maybe they'd be...
by Will J
Thu Sep 04, 2003 10:31 pm
Forum: Down South
Topic: how 'bout them georgia slalom get-togethers...
Replies: 12
Views: 11359

would one of you GA guys be so kind as to post or email me some pics of Huntington hill, preferebly from the top looking down and also the end of the hill, i've got to show some of my friends what they missed out on. I honestly think that hill was the most fun i've ever bombed, even in the dark (did...
by Will J
Tue Aug 12, 2003 7:47 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: 2003 Georgia Grass Roots Racing
Replies: 57
Views: 56880

On 2003-08-10 20:08, Will J wrote: so whats the schedule lookin like(fri-sat), that weekend is gonna be one packed weekend for me. ^^^ that one.. i mainly need info on when the races are ie: gs start time(seperate gs & ts right??).. i've gotta work sat. night (i'm a disk jockey) so i need to know w...
by Will J
Mon Aug 11, 2003 2:08 am
Forum: North America
Topic: 2003 Georgia Grass Roots Racing
Replies: 57
Views: 56880

so whats the schedule lookin like(fri-sat), that weekend is gonna be one packed weekend for me.
by Will J
Thu Aug 07, 2003 5:50 am
Forum: New to slalom skateboarding?
Topic: Setting up a Bahne Black Hills
Replies: 5
Views: 6455

easy solution to wheel bite, add riser pads and get longer hardware. start adding 1/8" risers and work your way up..
by Will J
Wed Jun 04, 2003 6:21 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: Do you have a slalom Favorite?
Replies: 28
Views: 26750

Ramp Start, steep hill GS, crazy off rythem offsets with some straights for speed.. 6' spacing = not for me.. faster-harder-louder...
by Will J
Thu May 29, 2003 11:09 pm
Forum: Independent
Topic: Best bushings for indy 101??
Replies: 5
Views: 11087

I'm a lighter rider, 150lbs avg., and currently i'm riding blue(soft)doh dohs and green(medium)monkeyballs, all coming from my street deck collection. I'm just looking for recomendations for better bushings that have more rebound but still give me maximum turn with my lighter weight. After each race...
by Will J
Mon May 26, 2003 4:23 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: St. Louis Mo. 100 cone grass roots race
Replies: 11
Views: 11456

From all the MS crew... THANKS for a GREAT weekend, i couldn't imagine anywhere i'd have rather been this memorial weekend.. We all had a wonderfull time practicing, racing, drinking, and that damn MUSEUM... WOW.. hahahah, almost got lost in that thing. Many firsts also, never seen a skatepark in a ...
by Will J
Sat May 17, 2003 2:22 am
Forum: Helmet, Pads, Wrist guards & Sliding gloves
Topic: Slide Gear
Replies: 7
Views: 11719

There are some very nice gloves made for inline skaters out there that can be easily fitted with sliding blocks. they are comfortable and well made, as well as have good support for the wrist; have found them in full finger and half finger styles..
by Will J
Fri May 16, 2003 9:23 pm
Forum: Media Resources
Topic: Slalom! [stickers - banners - patches]
Replies: 14
Views: 15047

oops, forgot to add this..

i do sales and design, and will do any design work for anyone on this site that uses our services for FREE, gladly(and i mean ANYONE on SS.com, any company or private customer)..

http://www.thebiggerpic.com <- our basic website...
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by Will J
Fri May 16, 2003 9:19 pm
Forum: Media Resources
Topic: Slalom! [stickers - banners - patches]
Replies: 14
Views: 15047

I work for a large format printing company in Jackson, MS.. It is SKATER OWNED and run, and we have VERY good prices on banners. For those of you at the Luna Slalom Jam in Jax, we did the Ricks Auto Source banner that was huge(3.5'x10', big red banner that started off at the bottom of the course, bu...
by Will J
Tue May 13, 2003 10:02 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Speed [off topic]
Replies: 36
Views: 36933

oops.. double post...

oh yeah, ricky's z is VERY nice.. love that interior..

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by Will J
Tue May 13, 2003 9:58 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Speed [off topic]
Replies: 36
Views: 36933

On 2003-05-13 12:47, Patio Mendino wrote: my '73 Charger with a big block 400(with Edlebrock/Holley goodies) is for real...it goes really fast, brings home big trophies from the dragstrip and gets about 3,000 miles outta' the rear tires... and yes, a 1,500lb Honda civic with nitrous will give it a ...
by Will J
Tue May 13, 2003 9:45 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Drummers in the slalom world.
Replies: 32
Views: 29508

mmmm, paradiddles... lrllrlrrlrllrlrr....

yes, drummer here also, i miss my '71 slingerland set more than anything..
by Will J
Tue May 13, 2003 2:52 am
Forum: Timing System
Topic: TrakMate 3.0 Food for Thought
Replies: 59
Views: 62631

no offence to anyone.. but not weighing heavily on the start seems to defeat the purpose of running head to head.. and in the above post comparing our quote "sprinting sport" to indy racing and marathons doesn't make sense. In every other sprinting sport the start is key and is a vital part of the s...
by Will J
Mon May 12, 2003 12:12 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Speed [off topic]
Replies: 36
Views: 36933

yeah, i quit racing(only on the track, i never was a "street racer") about a yr and a half ago.. it is too expensive of a habit/vice, hahah, all my money goes to pay off my old college loans now.. i have the occasional "fast itch" but haven't had a driving violation in almost 5 yrs(my wreck was in 9...
by Will J
Mon May 12, 2003 12:01 am
Forum: Down South
Topic: Outlaw roadtrips
Replies: 3
Views: 4447

cool cool, i was thinking around mid june - august.. all this cold weather(just moved back to MS from 3 yrs in central FL) has kept me indoors until recently, the sunshine just becons me to come out and play... not to mention the practice in different landscapes will do me good so next yr you vets w...
by Will J
Sun May 11, 2003 9:18 pm
Forum: Down South
Topic: Outlaw roadtrips
Replies: 3
Views: 4447

Anyone down for making some roadtrips to hit some hills.. i love to drive, and i'd really like to get a look at what our southern states have to offer as far as hills this summer in between the big events. I was thinking we could meet in the middle and get the ole addrenaline glands workin overtime....
by Will J
Sun May 11, 2003 9:09 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Speed [off topic]
Replies: 36
Views: 36933

yes, but i didn't put as much money into my 6 as it would have cost to buy an 8(did alomst all the work myself), plus i still get 30mpg on the hwy :smile: .. and i'm not sayin that every honda is fast or that Z's are slow (they definately aren't), i'm just sayin watch out for the sleepers.. btw, the...
by Will J
Sun May 11, 2003 6:54 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Speed [off topic]
Replies: 36
Views: 36933

actualy, i've put 5 years of hard labor into my car.. it is naturaly aspirated.. but NOT stock, by any means.. i've got my timeslips from racing Z's and yes, winnning EVERY time.. i can't catch an SS YET, but i will.. and my car on the dyno was running over 350 horses when i was running it on the tr...
by Will J
Sun May 11, 2003 12:16 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Speed [off topic]
Replies: 36
Views: 36933

it's nice to have friends in the HWY patrol... had a friend of mine follow me with his squad car and clock me with his radar gun to check my top speed, seeing how my speedometer only goes to 120mph.. got my Camaro up to 150 before we both had to slow down b/c we were both overheating.. Oh yeah, my c...