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by Joe Iacovelli
Fri Dec 12, 2014 7:11 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: Wtb slalom specific trucks
Replies: 9
Views: 3942

Re: Wtb slalom specific trucks

$150 front, $125 rear, $40 for bushings, $10 each on the axles and risers. Or $325 for everything including shipping to 48 states.
by Joe Iacovelli
Mon Dec 08, 2014 1:18 am
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: Wtb slalom specific trucks
Replies: 9
Views: 3942

Re: Wtb slalom specific trucks

Graham,

I'm about to list a front GOG, and a set of Rads for Wentzle Ruml. Wanna save me the trouble?

Joe
by Joe Iacovelli
Fri Jan 24, 2014 6:49 pm
Forum: Daily Banter
Topic: POST ONLY REPLIES, don't use New Topic
Replies: 452
Views: 282908

Re: POST ONLY REPLIES, don't use New Topic

The Farm is interested in insurance this year as well.
by Joe Iacovelli
Sun Oct 20, 2013 8:44 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: newbie looking for slalom setup
Replies: 14
Views: 6288

Re: newbie looking for slalom setup

TK had that for sale in 2003.
by Joe Iacovelli
Tue Oct 08, 2013 9:19 am
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: newbie looking for slalom setup
Replies: 14
Views: 6288

Re: newbie looking for slalom setup

Brendan,

Let us know where in the world you live (just generally) and we can probably get you hooked up with a jam or contest where you can try a few boards.
by Joe Iacovelli
Mon Sep 30, 2013 5:59 am
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: newbie looking for slalom setup
Replies: 14
Views: 6288

Re: newbie looking for slalom setup

Brendan,

Do you already have one? If not there are more current boards to fit a guy your size.

Joe
by Joe Iacovelli
Thu Aug 01, 2013 7:23 am
Forum: D.C.
Topic: WT
Replies: 1
Views: 1333

Re: WT

Here is what I got from Dave Morris I spoke tonight with Lorraine Tucker Wesley's sister in law. Wesley passed away about two weeks ago. There are no funeral plans as Wesley has been cremated, however there is going to be a memorial service for Wesley at the First Baptist Church of Charleston South ...
by Joe Iacovelli
Fri Dec 14, 2012 6:40 am
Forum: ISSA - Old topics
Topic: ISSA Board Announces Joe Iacovelli As Ombudsman
Replies: 14
Views: 7147

Re: ISSA Board Announces Joe Iacovelli As Ombudsman

Hey, thanks for letting me know Jani. I will stop taking complaints immediately!
by Joe Iacovelli
Thu Dec 13, 2012 8:56 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: WTB hybrid slalom board
Replies: 5
Views: 1990

Re: WTB hybrid slalom board

$40 for either truck with your choice of Khiro bushings.
by Joe Iacovelli
Wed Dec 12, 2012 6:44 am
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: WTB hybrid slalom board
Replies: 5
Views: 1990

Re: WTB hybrid slalom board

I've got a lightly used Sk8King Joe Mclaren http://www.sk8kings.com/Merchant2/merchant.mvc?Screen=PROD&Store_Code=S&Product_Code=SK8KINGS010UJM&Category_Code=SK8LB Set it up with new or used Seismic or ABec 11's And pretty much any truck you want. Tracker, Bennett, Skennett, Geezer X or PVD. Price d...
by Joe Iacovelli
Thu Nov 22, 2012 9:10 pm
Forum: Racer Profiles
Topic: Smart, Troy - USA [RIP]
Replies: 9
Views: 4358

Re: Troy Smart- USA

David,

I would be honored to assist you. Email me at iaco@att.net or hit me up on facebook.
by Joe Iacovelli
Thu Nov 22, 2012 8:30 pm
Forum: Racer Profiles
Topic: Smart, Troy - USA [RIP]
Replies: 9
Views: 4358

Re: Troy Smart- USA

Thank you John. I will miss watching Troy skate. He was smooth, focused, and very competitive without being a dick about it. I'll miss him and his quiet sense of humor. My heart goes out to his sister Trish (one of our slalom family), Laura who spent so many hours at the timing table helping us run ...
by Joe Iacovelli
Mon Jul 02, 2012 6:36 am
Forum: California
Topic: Vacancy in Cali
Replies: 2
Views: 1625

Re: Vacancy in Cali

I'm going to be out there for work Louis. Let me know when you arrive and I'll take you and Emilie to dinner.
by Joe Iacovelli
Wed Apr 18, 2012 3:19 am
Forum: Daily Banter
Topic: POST ONLY REPLIES, don't use New Topic
Replies: 452
Views: 282908

Re: POST ONLY REPLIES, don't use New Topic

JBH,

You've probably met Lindsey in Antrim. She kick's ass from the middle of the hill :-)

Hi Lindsey! Look for Dr. Dan's race in Holyoke early summer and maybe, just maybe, a Farm.
by Joe Iacovelli
Thu Apr 05, 2012 5:34 am
Forum: Midwest
Topic: HUGE slalom opportunity in Akron!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 2393

Re: HUGE slalom opportunity in Akron!!!

You do realize what is at stake here, right? A decently run event paves the way for us to use soapbox derby hills all over the country. I tried to get this done for about 2 years and got nowhere. Yeah, the timing sucks, but perhaps the IGSA can be persuaded to push the date out a bit next year.
by Joe Iacovelli
Thu Apr 05, 2012 5:01 am
Forum: Midwest
Topic: HUGE slalom opportunity in Akron!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 2393

Re: HUGE slalom opportunity in Akron!!!

Nope, its part of the IGSA race.
by Joe Iacovelli
Wed Apr 04, 2012 9:50 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: Slalom boards on ebay
Replies: 19
Views: 7395

Re: Slalom boards on ebay

Tom had a white cutaway set up similarly that got to less than 1/2 $255US/160UK? http://www.ebay.com/itm/NEW-TURNER-SUMMERSKI-SUMMER-SKI-BOBBY-TURNER-TRACKER-AVALON-SLALOM-SKATEBOARD-/130673357709?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item1e6cbd338d I wonder if, give that fewer of us skate ski stance, the full...
by Joe Iacovelli
Wed Apr 04, 2012 7:18 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: Slalom boards on ebay
Replies: 19
Views: 7395

Re: Slalom boards on ebay

Hey I went back to your auctions, I had no idea that SIms team board has strokers on it. I think I only saw one picture. Strokers can go $500 on their own.
by Joe Iacovelli
Wed Apr 04, 2012 7:05 pm
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: Slalom boards on ebay
Replies: 19
Views: 7395

Re: Slalom boards on ebay

2-3 years ago the Pollacks were not bringing $500 a couple of years ago, but they are a whole other animal. I'm not as active on ebay as I once was, but try to keep track as I have a large stash that belongs to WRIV that is increasingly worth less. Ick's, roes, and flat PPS seem to be worth a lot le...
by Joe Iacovelli
Wed Apr 04, 2012 11:03 am
Forum: For Sale - Wanted
Topic: Slalom boards on ebay
Replies: 19
Views: 7395

Re: Slalom boards on ebay

Actually Tom, your Turners got some of the highest bids I've seen in a couple of years.
by Joe Iacovelli
Tue Apr 03, 2012 11:43 pm
Forum: Daily Banter
Topic: POST ONLY REPLIES, don't use New Topic
Replies: 452
Views: 282908

Re: POST ONLY REPLIES, don't use New Topic

Hi...new here and wanted to say hello. I just picked up a Turner GS / Hybrid deck and I was wondering if someone might give me an idea of the year this was produced?The serial number on it is 020267. Thank you in advance, Andy Hi Andy, I'd guess 2002 or there abouts. I guess its the 267 board made ...
by Joe Iacovelli
Mon Mar 12, 2012 11:51 pm
Forum: Spain
Topic: Visiting Camino de Santiago
Replies: 1
Views: 1623

Visiting Camino de Santiago

Hola! My son and I are very interested in hiking the Camino de Santiago. I was wondering if anyone on the ISSA has done it. I'm particularly interested in if it would be possible to skate any of the sections. I know you can bicycle it, but don't know if wheels come big enough or soft enough to do th...
by Joe Iacovelli
Fri Jan 20, 2012 3:30 pm
Forum: New England
Topic: Antrim's Pastor Peggi Boyce dies of heart attack
Replies: 7
Views: 3986

Antrim's Pastor Peggi Boyce dies of heart attack

If you've raced in Antrim, you've had your board blessed by Pastor Peggi. She passed yesterday from a heart attack. If you would please leave a short note wishing her peace here or on FaceBook, Brian Beihl has promised to make sure her family gets your messages. I was skeptical about being blessed w...
by Joe Iacovelli
Wed Oct 26, 2011 4:17 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: who wants to help expand slalom racing?
Replies: 18
Views: 8306

Re: who wants to help expand slalom racing?

I urge the ISSA to support this with $. I realize there is not a lot of moany to go around, but there is some, right? THIS IS HUGE! There are soapbox hills all over the world. I tried for 3-4 years to break the ice with these guys and never got above local level (the Farm hill in Bethel is a local s...
by Joe Iacovelli
Thu Oct 13, 2011 5:31 am
Forum: Russia
Topic: Slalom Skate School, Moscow, Russia
Replies: 5
Views: 7725

Re: Slalom Skate School, Moscow, Russia

I missed you Vlad, a lot. Need me to send you some plaid shorts?
by Joe Iacovelli
Tue Apr 26, 2011 9:48 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: TO SUPPORT THE ISSA OR NOT
Replies: 15
Views: 5625

Perhaps you misunderstand my attempt at a good natured way of responding. Allow me to be more to the point. It is my personal belief that Rick or anyone else that undertakes the task of running a skateboard race should have the right to choose for themselves if they wish to involve themselves with t...
by Joe Iacovelli
Tue Apr 26, 2011 8:58 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: TO SUPPORT THE ISSA OR NOT
Replies: 15
Views: 5625

No NFL? Seems like I heard something about that.

Really though, the fact that 66 is still having a race after all these years is a miracle. I bet he's still paying the hotel bill for the last one you and I went to ED.
by Joe Iacovelli
Mon Mar 21, 2011 9:56 pm
Forum: New to slalom skateboarding?
Topic: Newbie...dialing things in......huge progress....i got it
Replies: 29
Views: 13582

Yes, softer can help, that blue stim is pretty hard depending upon your weight. Also, often what happens while stationary on you carpet, is not indicative of what happens on a hill at 10 or 20 mph. Whatever you do, just watch out for wheel bite. Once you get that dialed, you might try adding some mo...
by Joe Iacovelli
Mon Feb 28, 2011 8:07 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: A problem with image and perception.
Replies: 40
Views: 16093

Maybe we should get the grandfather off the front page of this website?
by Joe Iacovelli
Fri Feb 18, 2011 8:11 pm
Forum: ISSA - Old topics
Topic: Question for 2011 - status applications and Worlds location?
Replies: 15
Views: 5134

Claude,

It is true, Antrim has removed its bid for the WC, and has been given a tentative OK to run the US Nationals. It will be on our traditional weekend in the middle of September. More news to come once we get the official word from the BOD.

Joe
by Joe Iacovelli
Wed Feb 09, 2011 9:05 pm
Forum: Latvia
Topic: Gints Gailitis 1964 - 2011 R.I.P ;(
Replies: 32
Views: 22005

How very sad. He seemed like a really nice guy with a true love for skateboarding. My thoughts are with his family.
by Joe Iacovelli
Thu Jan 20, 2011 8:19 pm
Forum: Down South
Topic: [2011] Texas Sizzler, Houston, March 26-27 [MAIN]
Replies: 56
Views: 34550

Yes Rick, and Kenny's Buckeye Hill too. I don't want to hijack this thread, but we all struggle with places to have races. Derby hills provide a road with usually a very good surface and no hassle of police, road blocks, etc. It also usually in a park with some infrastructure (like porta potties). I...
by Joe Iacovelli
Thu Jan 20, 2011 5:41 pm
Forum: Down South
Topic: [2011] Texas Sizzler, Houston, March 26-27 [MAIN]
Replies: 56
Views: 34550

The sizzler is a great way to kick off the season and if you have not had the pleasure of racing a derby hill, it's a unque, low pressure way to go.
by Joe Iacovelli
Tue Jan 04, 2011 7:18 pm
Forum: 2011 World Championships - Ottawa, Canada
Topic: Pre announcement for Worlds 2011 candidate
Replies: 4
Views: 3050

What do you mean by "other water toys"?
by Joe Iacovelli
Thu Dec 30, 2010 6:27 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: [2010] The 5th BATZ ISLAND SLALOM, Dec 28, France
Replies: 10
Views: 4989

Some of those pictures deserve captions :-)

Bravo for putting on what looks like a fun race for 5 years. Some day I'd like my family to spend Christmas with you guys. It's on the bucket list.
by Joe Iacovelli
Sat Dec 18, 2010 1:27 am
Forum: D.C.
Topic: DC Winter Sessions - Fountainhead
Replies: 28
Views: 15012

Smallwood?

No way.
by Joe Iacovelli
Thu Oct 21, 2010 10:49 pm
Forum: Daily Banter
Topic: POST ONLY REPLIES, don't use New Topic
Replies: 452
Views: 282908

Neil Orta wrote:Kim and went throught the same thing....at race we organized she went off the road on her luge and broke her hand up pretty bad.
While horrible and I hope she is OK, that's pretty BAD ASS :-)
by Joe Iacovelli
Thu Oct 21, 2010 8:53 pm
Forum: Daily Banter
Topic: POST ONLY REPLIES, don't use New Topic
Replies: 452
Views: 282908

UGH!

I worry about that all the time Pat. Glad that it was you and not some more litigious individual.
by Joe Iacovelli
Fri Sep 24, 2010 3:47 pm
Forum: Movies
Topic: Mrock - Freedom - Music video by Emrik - with slalom in it
Replies: 10
Views: 4422

You guys just keep getting cooler.
by Joe Iacovelli
Fri Sep 24, 2010 3:13 pm
Forum: Movies
Topic: Mrock - Freedom - Music video by Emrik - with slalom in it
Replies: 10
Views: 4422

Jani,

That's fantastic. Is Emrik an actual rock star and a slalom skater? It's my new favorite song :-)
by Joe Iacovelli
Tue Sep 21, 2010 2:18 pm
Forum: Random Slalom Topics
Topic: What Does "Queering A Venue" Mean?
Replies: 38
Views: 15385

I deleted them. My question about a race promoters rights spawned a lot of drama. I don't want to be responsible for creating that. I apologize for wasting your time Pat and anyone elses that took the time to reply, but I was considering how this thread would be read by the public.
by Joe Iacovelli
Tue Sep 07, 2010 1:27 am
Forum: Movies
Topic: The Farm IX 2009 - RadX Sports
Replies: 2
Views: 2222

It's actualy Farm IX, but there was a tv show filming The 10th one too. I'm looking forward to seeing the tape from this year.
by Joe Iacovelli
Wed Aug 11, 2010 9:16 pm
Forum: ISSA Rules & Discussion
Topic: 2010 Rules alteration: 9.2 Starting Ramp
Replies: 81
Views: 28353

My point John is we've got big hills all over. Closing them to traffic is the issue. In Austin it cost almost $1000 to do so. Other places its just not possible. I'm glad you are involved and interested, but am not sure about where you are expending your efforts.
by Joe Iacovelli
Wed Aug 11, 2010 4:03 pm
Forum: ISSA Rules & Discussion
Topic: 2010 Rules alteration: 9.2 Starting Ramp
Replies: 81
Views: 28353

Wouldn't it be great to live in a world where you could just drive around, find a big hill, and have the town agree to close it?
by Joe Iacovelli
Mon Aug 09, 2010 3:01 pm
Forum: New England
Topic: Farm X
Replies: 57
Views: 24169

CyBEER Slalom

Pistono
DR dan
Noah

GS

Louis
Schwip
Harms

Dual A

Louis
Schwip
Richy


more to follow
by Joe Iacovelli
Thu Jul 22, 2010 9:16 pm
Forum: New England
Topic: Farm X
Replies: 57
Views: 24169

Please pay to reserve your spot. We are going to give you until Monday and then release your spot to the waiting list. There is a button on the ncdsa sign up or you can paypal Tway at wbtway@optonline.net http://67.139.161.195/contest_registration.asp?ContestID=471 We were able to keep the price dow...
by Joe Iacovelli
Thu Jul 22, 2010 3:06 pm
Forum: New England
Topic: Farm X
Replies: 57
Views: 24169

Ok Farmers, here is whats going on. #1 We will put up paypal soon. I will post it here. Please pay to insure your spot, then we will allow the waiting list to start taking spots. #2 Schedule is Friday afternoon at the skatepark, Friday night at Tways, Saturday Bethel, Saturday night at Tways. If any...
by Joe Iacovelli
Tue Jul 20, 2010 4:34 am
Forum: New England
Topic: Farm X
Replies: 57
Views: 24169

Go to http://www.kayak.com put in Norwalk, CT and look for anything on Main St. in Norwalk. Homestead is $75 for 1 bed, Sheraton 4 Points is $76 for two beds, there is a Hilton Garden there too. 12 miles to Scalzi Skatepark for Friday, 19 to Bethel for Saturday, and 9 miles to Tway's for Friday and ...
by Joe Iacovelli
Sun Jul 18, 2010 10:40 pm
Forum: New England
Topic: Farm X
Replies: 57
Views: 24169

Word from Tway is meeting was put off again until Tuesday, so we won't know until Wednesday. **Let me say this about that. This will be our 6th or 7th year in that spot. We have never had a problem getting the permit or during the race. Please plan on being here.** As soon as get the word, we'll pub...