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by Gary Holl
Fri Jul 02, 2004 4:46 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: Palo Alto Sport Shop
Replies: 8
Views: 8317

Roe PS unlimited is SOLD

sorry for the delay in posting this but the Roe mention above is SOLD..there are no more in stock.

-g-
by Gary Holl
Mon Jun 28, 2004 5:50 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: Palo Alto Sport Shop
Replies: 8
Views: 8317

Roe Unlimited (med/stiff) New

Anyone want a Med/Stiff Roe Unlimited for $65? if so call Eric XXX_XXX_XXXX...they only have one at this price and no other ones in stock so only call if you want it.


-g-
by Gary Holl
Mon Apr 26, 2004 6:56 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: Palo Alto Sport Shop
Replies: 8
Views: 8317

no more deals. sorry.

board is gone....sorry no more deals.
by Gary Holl
Fri Feb 27, 2004 12:53 am
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: 2003 SlalomSkateboarder.com Skateboarder Of The Year
Replies: 20
Views: 12021

I'm gonna go out on a limb...I'm voting for myself! I ran gatherings every Tuesday and thursday, I ran a 6... or wait was it 7 race series, I did alot for slalom over the past year or two... : ) all kidding aside, I can't pick one person so I won't vote. I think anyone that that promoted the sport, ...
by Gary Holl
Mon Jan 19, 2004 5:09 pm
Forum: Helmet, Pads, Wrist guards & Sliding gloves
Topic: Proof of working kneepads?
Replies: 12
Views: 12056

B, I think I've seen someone wear leathers....but you are correct it would not work well. In most areas it's to hot to wear leathers and race slalom. I guess you could try it but I would over heat in one run. I'll stick to ProDesigned pads, knee, wrist, elbow and a Giro helmet....sure I may leave a ...
by Gary Holl
Wed Jan 07, 2004 8:26 pm
Forum: Seismic / 3dm
Topic: 3dm / Seismic
Replies: 8
Views: 9254

DG/HG, I've spoken to both of you during the past weeks about this and I want to thank you both for your support and all you have done and will do for slalom skateboarding.

thanks,
Gary
by Gary Holl
Thu Dec 18, 2003 10:37 pm
Forum: Helmet, Pads, Wrist guards & Sliding gloves
Topic: Proof of working kneepads?
Replies: 12
Views: 12056

Hans/others, I've slammed on my PD pads from the coping to flat bottom in a 10' pool, I've knee bailed racing slalom at 25+ MPH, I've fallen while ditch, park and street skating....PD pads stay on better then any other knee pad because they are custom made to fit your knees. Call Bill up or e-mail h...
by Gary Holl
Tue Dec 16, 2003 6:24 pm
Forum: Pleasure Tool
Topic: PT Bearings
Replies: 10
Views: 12142

After riding PT's for a few months now I can clearly see why people love them...fast and easy to clean! I use them on my park/vert board and my street board too.
by Gary Holl
Mon Dec 01, 2003 5:01 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: Palo Alto Sport Shop
Replies: 8
Views: 8317

What a DEAL !!!! Does anyone want, or have a friend that wants, a complete new Roe Unlimited (med/stiff) with new 105 mm Seismic Trucks.... a Stable turning rear one and quick turning front one with angled urethane riser blocks, stainless steel hardware, new 3dm 78A wheels, and new Powell China Bone...
by Gary Holl
Sat Nov 29, 2003 11:09 pm
Forum: Helmet, Pads, Wrist guards & Sliding gloves
Topic: Wrist Guard Sale: SALE ENDED-Thank Yawl For Participating !
Replies: 3
Views: 4950

Regarding ProDesigned safety Equipment...they just launched a new site too: http://www.prodesigned.com easy to navigate and now they take PayPal! I swear by these pads.....the best for skatepark, slalom... whatever type of riding your into Bill can make some for you. Don't pass up the wrist guard de...
by Gary Holl
Fri Nov 28, 2003 1:42 am
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: Unlimited PS
Replies: 35
Views: 30939

Hunter, a Med/Stiff would be good if you around 150-200lbs...what would you use the board for? If your looking for a good all around set up this may be a good flex to go with pending your weight.
by Gary Holl
Wed Nov 26, 2003 1:43 am
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: Unlimited PS
Replies: 35
Views: 30939

What a DEAL !!!! Does anyone want, or have a friend that wants, a complete new Roe Unlimited (med/stiff) with new 105 mm Seismic Trucks.... a Stable turning rear one and quick turning front one with angled urethane riser blocks, stainless steel hardware, new 3dm 78A wheels, and new Powell China Bone...
by Gary Holl
Tue Nov 25, 2003 2:50 am
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: Unlimited PS
Replies: 35
Views: 30939

I have to agree with TK. I could answer like this.... for T/s go with the HOll 28...but If your looking for a great all-around deck the PS Unlimited is the way to go.
by Gary Holl
Fri Nov 21, 2003 9:12 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: The New line
Replies: 26
Views: 22830

I screwed up, Palo Alto Sport Shop does have one more PS Unlimited in a Medium/Stiff for sale. contact me directly at garyholl@mac.com if your interested in this fine board. I can work out a deal with the owners if your interested.
by Gary Holl
Wed Nov 12, 2003 5:34 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: The New line
Replies: 26
Views: 22830

Dan, if your interested I can work out a discount on two decks at Palo Alto Sport Shop...assuming they have what you want in stock. e-mail me I know the owners and they have PS Unlimited and Crossfire's in stock. -g- 11/13/03 Palo ALto SPort Shop now only has one PS unlimited in a medium/stiff and o...
by Gary Holl
Tue Nov 11, 2003 11:57 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: The New line
Replies: 26
Views: 22830

Hey Dan, I'll give you my 2 cents and TK can add to it. With your size I think the unlimited is a great board, get it in stiff. I think PA Sport has one. I used to ride the turner GS/H for everything and when I switched to the fuller Unlimited I couldn't believe the difference in terms of accelerati...
by Gary Holl
Mon Nov 10, 2003 8:28 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: The New line
Replies: 26
Views: 22830

Dan, I can try and help you on the decks. I've been helping Palo Alto Sport Shop, http://www.toyandsport.com/slalom.html , by answering questions on various decks for their customers. The PS Crossfire feels comfortable in a med/stiff when I've tried them and I'm around 185. Contact Eric at 650-328-8...
by Gary Holl
Thu Oct 30, 2003 6:28 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: The New line
Replies: 26
Views: 22830

Roe info

Hi Sam, I agree that would all be great info...for now here are the specs to my 31" board: The overall length is 31". The width is 8.75". The camber height is 3/8. The wheelbase is 20.75 (measured inner hole to inner hole). Flex ranges: Medium 120-160lbs. Rider weight. Medium Stiff 160-190 Stiff 190...
by Gary Holl
Mon Oct 06, 2003 6:32 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: ROE Unlimited and Crossfire at Palo Alto Sport Shop
Replies: 0
Views: 1355

visit them here: http://www.toyandsport.com/slalom.html I talked to Eric and he said if you purchase a Roe Performance Series Deck (Unlimited or Crossfire) they will give you 10% off ....by using coupon code 1000 when checking out they will deduct 10%. This will apply to Roe PS decks in stock only.....
by Gary Holl
Mon Oct 06, 2003 5:46 pm
Forum: Seismic
Topic: AVAILABLE NOW!
Replies: 26
Views: 26466

Tod, I tried using red in the back...i weigh 188 lbs and i couldn't get them to work. I use the yellow in the front witht the screws turned in 1/8 of a turn and yellow springs in the back with 1.5-2.5 turns...depending on the course. I use red springs in the back on my slalomcross-G/s board...I back...
by Gary Holl
Fri Oct 03, 2003 7:56 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: [FCR 2003] Pictures of 2003 FCR Slalom World Championships
Replies: 34
Views: 25808

Hey Glen, when I click on a thumb it doesn't open a larger format...I wonder why?
by Gary Holl
Thu Oct 02, 2003 5:55 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: Unlimited PS
Replies: 35
Views: 30939

The ROE PS Unlimited is in stock at Palo Alto Sport Shop. you can call Eric at 650-328-8555 or visit them on line at http://www.toyandsport.com/slalom.html
by Gary Holl
Tue Sep 30, 2003 6:00 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: Palo Alto Sport Shop
Replies: 8
Views: 8317

Palo Alto Sport Shop has RoeRacing Unlimited Performance Series decks in stock and they look real nice! call Eric at 650-xxx-xxxx and order one or you can hit their web site at http://www.toyandsport.com/slalom.html

[ This Message was edited by: Gareth Roe on 2003-09-30 17:07 ]
by Gary Holl
Mon Sep 29, 2003 5:04 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: [FCR 2003] PHOTOS from the Worlds
Replies: 2
Views: 3121

[FCR 2003] PHOTOS from the Worlds

go here: http://homepage.mac.com/garyholl and then over to the "morro bay worlds 2003" page you can see about 114 photos of the "worlds". for two short mpegs of the tight at Morro....1.3megs each...go to: http://homepage.mac.com/garyhol and then over to the "mpegs/racing info" page.....look for the ...
by Gary Holl
Tue Sep 23, 2003 5:29 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: Palo Alto Sport Shop
Replies: 8
Views: 8317

Palo Alto Sport Shop should have some Roe Performance Series "Unlimited" shape decks in stock 9/24. They have 3dm and Roe Crossfire decks in stock now.
by Gary Holl
Wed Sep 17, 2003 10:58 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: The New line
Replies: 26
Views: 22830

chris, that's cool.

Gareth, that would be a great feature.


show me the holl28, holl31 and holl34 trading cards!
by Gary Holl
Wed Sep 17, 2003 4:52 pm
Forum: Seismic
Topic: AVAILABLE NOW!
Replies: 26
Views: 26466

Glen, you are 100% correct...45 degree up front with a wedge adding more turn and a 30 degree in the rear taking even more turn out with a wedge.
by Gary Holl
Tue Sep 16, 2003 9:25 pm
Forum: Seismic
Topic: AVAILABLE NOW!
Replies: 26
Views: 26466

Hey Tod, I use a standard urethane wedge in the front and in the rear...but I also add a few degrees by adding a "cruz control" wedge in the rear. They don't sell them anymore but they were made by NHS (Santa Cruz skateboards) back in the mid to late 80's...they are paper thin on one end and maybe 5...
by Gary Holl
Tue Sep 09, 2003 5:11 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: Palo Alto Sport Shop
Replies: 8
Views: 8317

A BIG thanks to Eric at Palo Alto Sport Shop for starting a slalom team. Supporting the sport means we'll support you!

you can visit them at:

http://www.toyandsport.com/slalom.html

Roe Crossfire, New Seismics, 3dm boards or wheels they have 'em.
by Gary Holl
Thu Sep 04, 2003 6:20 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: HOLL28.25 Model by Roe
Replies: 1
Views: 3447

I just added more photos of this board set up....same link as above.
by Gary Holl
Thu Sep 04, 2003 6:19 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: HOLL 31 Model by ROE
Replies: 1
Views: 3547

I just added more photos of this board set up...same link as above.
by Gary Holl
Thu Aug 28, 2003 5:14 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: Unlimited PS
Replies: 35
Views: 30939

Having used the Unlimited shape for the past few months I can tell you that it is a very functional shape.
by Gary Holl
Wed Aug 27, 2003 6:53 pm
Forum: Racer Profiles
Topic: Holl, Gary - USA
Replies: 2
Views: 4712

the new Roe "HOLL31", "HOLL28.25" are now out along with the "HOLL34". You can view them at:

http://homepage.mac.com/garyholl
go to the "garys sponsor" page to view them.
by Gary Holl
Wed Aug 27, 2003 6:50 pm
Forum: Hardware & Bushings
Topic: TnR Designs foot stop
Replies: 23
Views: 25235

I just purchased two of these and mounted them on my tioght and hybrid boards....very functional, great craftsmanship. you can see afew photos of them on my boards at http://homepage.mac.com/garyholl
head over to the "gary's sponsor" page.
by Gary Holl
Wed Aug 27, 2003 6:47 pm
Forum: Pleasure Tool
Topic: PT Bearings
Replies: 10
Views: 12142

I justed started riding Pleasure Tools and they feel perfect...smooth and fast!

If you have timne to clean bearings Vs. buying new ones then the folks at PT make the coolest cleaning kit....check it out at edsbearings.com
by Gary Holl
Wed Aug 27, 2003 6:44 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: HOLL28.25 Model by Roe
Replies: 1
Views: 3447

For those of you that know I once had a board that was made for me by Robin Lloyd. He told me he could make any shape I wanted. The result was a blunt nosed board that I loved. After riding slalom for two years I made a template for Gareth to create a new updated version of this board. The result is...
by Gary Holl
Wed Aug 27, 2003 6:39 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: HOLL 31 Model by ROE
Replies: 1
Views: 3547

I am really happy that a shape I have wanted for the past year is now available from ROE. I have posted a few picks at: http://homepage.mac.com/garyholl go to the "gary's sponsors" page to view some pictures. A few NorCal riders have already purchased the "HOLL31". The board is great for hybrid and ...
by Gary Holl
Wed Aug 27, 2003 6:34 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: Palo Alto Sport Shop
Replies: 8
Views: 8317

The fine folks at Palo Alto Sport Shop are doing their best to stock some slalom products including Roe Performace Series decks. They can also order any of the new Roe HOLL pro models for you. They also have 3dm wheels and the new Seismic Trucks. visit them on-line at toyandsport.com new slalom page...
by Gary Holl
Tue Aug 26, 2003 4:49 pm
Forum: Seismic
Topic: AVAILABLE NOW!
Replies: 26
Views: 26466

Todd, sure. I would use your standard wedge up front and in the rear.(by standard I mean the urethane wedged risers) Thin sides toward the front of the board. As for the trucks turn the set screws on the front truck all the way out and then turn them both in one and one half turns. On the rear truck...
by Gary Holl
Mon Aug 25, 2003 8:46 pm
Forum: Seismic
Topic: AVAILABLE NOW!
Replies: 26
Views: 26466

Dave, I use Avalons and the new 105's and I have no problems. I do always trim the back and front lips of the wheel a little but Its not even close. Dan did a great job of sculpting the hanger to accomodate most wheels.
by Gary Holl
Mon Aug 25, 2003 5:07 pm
Forum: Seismic
Topic: AVAILABLE NOW!
Replies: 26
Views: 26466

I rode the new trucks all weekend...this is it....the real deal....real nice work Dan. If you haven't tried these trucks before you should...if you have tried them before these are improved...the springs feel great...the 45 degree trucks is the best front truck I've ever used and the the stable turn...
by Gary Holl
Sat Aug 23, 2003 1:54 am
Forum: 3dm
Topic: 30"
Replies: 6
Views: 7632

HG, will there be a 30" version? When?
by Gary Holl
Fri Aug 22, 2003 8:04 pm
Forum: Seismic
Topic: AVAILABLE NOW!
Replies: 26
Views: 26466

Seismic 105's in the 45degree quick turning and 30 degree stable turning are available at Palo Alto Sport Shop. This is in Palo Alto, Northern California.... visit them online at toyandsport.com.
by Gary Holl
Fri Aug 22, 2003 8:01 pm
Forum: Seismic / 3dm
Topic: Help Wanted with a 3DM wheel trimming.
Replies: 2
Views: 4604

I take a file and hold it against the wheel while rolling down the street. This works real well. The file I'm using is one that came in an old Burton Snowboard tuning kit.
by Gary Holl
Fri Aug 22, 2003 7:59 pm
Forum: 3dm
Topic: new 36" deck from 3dm
Replies: 10
Views: 10164

Palo Alto Sport Shop has them in stock!

order one on-line at toyandpsort.com or visit them at the same location they have been at for 60+ years!
by Gary Holl
Fri Aug 22, 2003 7:56 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: Midtown Summer Series - Info
Replies: 17
Views: 9096

Bruce, your welcome, it was my pleasure. We even had some pretty cool trophy's for the Overall Midtown Champions...go here to see them: http://homepage.mac.com/garyholl/PhotoAlbum48.html to download the Series points spreadsheet go to the "mpeg/racing info" page and you can download the "Summer Seri...
by Gary Holl
Fri Aug 22, 2003 6:24 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: 34" Gary Holl Model
Replies: 7
Views: 5220

no problem.

I just put up two new photos of the 34" at the top:
http://homepage.mac.com/garyholl/PhotoAlbum40.html
by Gary Holl
Fri Aug 22, 2003 5:12 pm
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: 34" Gary Holl Model
Replies: 7
Views: 5220

that's an unlimited....the Holl34" is in the picture on the top left and top right of this page:

http://homepage.mac.com/garyholl/PhotoAlbum40.html

I'll get some seperate photos of that board along with my 31 and 28.25 shortly.

thanks,
Gary
by Gary Holl
Fri Aug 22, 2003 5:10 pm
Forum: North America
Topic: Midtown Summer Series - Info
Replies: 17
Views: 9096

******************************************** Midtown Summer Series We had had our 5th and final race/event today. We’ve had 5 races/event s this year including the “Showdown at Shoreline”, “100-cone Challenge”, “SFO Gravity Fest Slalom Challenge” and the “Super Cyber Slalom”. We had a total of 52 di...
by Gary Holl
Fri Aug 22, 2003 12:53 am
Forum: RoeRacing
Topic: 34" Gary Holl Model
Replies: 7
Views: 5220

TK and others you can go to my web site:
http://homepage.mac.com/garyholl
then hit the "gary's sponsors" page. I think I have a few photos of it there.

I'll be adding photos shortly of the HOLL31 and the HOLL28.25.