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by fivat
Wednesday 27 March 2002, 0:25
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: VOTE HERE for an European Expression Session
Replies: 18
Views: 11372

VOTE HERE for an European Expression Session

Tim and MennoB asked if people would be interested in an European Expression Session (EES) next year.

You can vote simply in this forum. See above.

Only the registered members can vote (once!).

Please, respond YES only if you are sure you would participate in the EES.

-Patrice Fivat
by fivat
Tuesday 26 March 2002, 23:58
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: carving session next year
Replies: 19
Views: 23651

Eurocarving.com

Tim, you can count me in! Last year, I precisely bought the name www.eurocarving.com with the idea :idea: that an European Expression Session (EES) could become a reality a day or another! February or March are the best months if one wishes to get enough snow (there were too much stones on the swiss...
by fivat
Tuesday 26 March 2002, 21:45
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Riding technique
Replies: 9
Views: 6999

Re: Riding technique

Hi McFussel, I think its cool to build your own board ;o) But on some points I - and my friends, from which I have learned - ride different than you... [...] But I think that depends on everyones driving style. Maybe we wave our own one! Yeah... I repeat what we say in the page Philosophy (Why this ...
by fivat
Tuesday 26 March 2002, 20:14
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Carving country?
Replies: 2
Views: 4156

Carving country?

When I read the reply to McFussel's post ("This is the place to be!!!"): I was in Soelden (Austria) last week. And I was amazed by the number of hardbooters. I would guess about 30-40% of snowboarders rode plates! ... I'm wondering which country has the higher ratio of alpine snowboarders. I have th...
by fivat
Tuesday 26 March 2002, 19:42
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Website opening: Welcome!
Replies: 18
Views: 18084

Re: nice site

Thank you all for your enthousiasm :!: We will work to place regulary on the site new pages, new photos and new movies! And I totally agree with your opinions on technique, exactly what I found to work best. Nice! One should do the effort of trying our technique proposed here. It can take some time...
by fivat
Tuesday 26 March 2002, 19:17
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: much time to learn?
Replies: 3
Views: 4933

Re: learning curve

J&P ride around 100 days/year! Well, it's rather 40-50 days/year :P Every week-end, and all holidays. With a good board and hopefully the tips we give in this site you can progress quickly. At least you can get a lot of pleasure very early, and laying down lower and lower will become your Graal que...
by fivat
Tuesday 26 March 2002, 18:53
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Nice Carving Site
Replies: 3
Views: 6101

Wide wide wide!

[...] The things you write about your board are basically the same thoughts that led to the pureboarding #one board. It has to be wider, it needs mutch more torsion stiffness without beeing stiff and so it allows nice angles to ride. Sobasically both are looking in the same direction. [...] Yes! I ...
by fivat
Saturday 23 March 2002, 6:56
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: compte-rendu du Québec
Replies: 4
Views: 4902

Same problem in Europe

Hi pele, I reply in english to be undestood by everyone. Yes, we have the same problem in Europe: it's harder and harder to find carve stuff. Most of the shops sell freestyle/freeride equipment. This season is really bad in Switzerland, and some shops have financial problems because the sale has bee...
by fivat
Thursday 21 March 2002, 18:49
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Website opening: Welcome!
Replies: 18
Views: 18084

Website opening: Welcome!

Welcome everybody! :D

We hope you will enjoy visiting this new site and using the forum!

We ask everyone to use english to be understood by everyone. We could make later another forum in french for example.

-Patrice Fivat