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West Coast Slalom Championships
14 Registered Contestants.   Signup online!

Event Date and Time: Saturday, July 15, 2017  09:30
Event Duration: Two Days
Location: Derby Hill @ Bush's Pasture Park, Salem, OR
Entry: Open
Helmets: Mandatory
Divisions: Pro
Master
Am
Women
Junior
Classes: Hybrid
Tight
Giant
Bonus
Organizer: Cascade Slalom Association and So Cal Racing
Map: Click here for online map
Entry Fee: $100
Contest Info: Sk8Kings West Coast Slalom Championships  2017

West Coast Slalom Racing Championships

ISSA Main Event

July 15-16, 2017 (Saturday/Sunday)

Bush's Pasture Park Soap Box Derby Hill - 890 Mission St SE, Salem, OR 97302



Cascade Slalom Association, in conjunction with Sk8Kings, So Cal Racing & La Costa Boys Racing are bringing racing back to Salem! Two Days of slalom racing at one of the best venues in the region!

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EVENT SCHEDULE:
Saturday July 15
Hybrid head-head and Tight Slalom - head to head eliminations through finals followed by single lane tight

Sunday July 16
Giant Slalom - Single lane giant
Speed Trap - Bonus Event -- will not count for the overall or ISSA ranking - Can register for speed trap only $25 pp entry fee includes event t-shirt

RACER ENTRY FEE:
$100 for the weekend (HS, TS & GS) per racer, includes event t-shirt and lunch. Note: Must race ALL three events to qualify for the overall. PLEASE REGISTER AND PAY IN ADVANCE.

Pay $100 Weekend Entry Fee†-- note racer name and shirt size with payment.

Pay $25 Speed Trap Only Entry Fee

Paying in advance will help us plan our final budget, prize payouts -- and ensure things run smoothly on race day. Racers under the age of 18 MUST have parent or guardian present to participate/sign waiver.

RACERS - PLEASE SIGN UP TO RACE -- USING THE FORM AT BOTTOM OF PAGE -- AND PAY YOUR ENTRY FEE VIA PAYPAL.
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EVENT RESOURCE LINKS:

West Coast Championships Facebook Event Page

Sk8Kings Skateboards Website

Sk8Kings Facebook Page

Turbo Wheels Facebook Page

Cascade Slalom Association Facebook Page

So Cal Racing Facebook Page

ISSA Facebook Page


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VENUE INFO:
Derby Hill at Bush's Pasture Park - 890 Mission St SE, Salem, OR 97302


PARKING, FOOD AND OTHER AMENITIES:
Bush Park offers free parking on site.We are planning on lunch for racers on site. Public bathroom facilities are available on site both Saturday and Sunday. There is plenty of natural shade in a grassy park setting to set up your own chairs, etc. so feel free to bring picnic supplies for your day camp. Dogs must be on a leash.

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DIVISIONS/CLASSES:
Open Format - that is racers will be bracketed/placed by their qualifying times in A, B or C Classes (depending on # of racers/need). Open Format includes all Pro, Am, Masters, Women and Junior division racers. Final results will be reported/allocated to coincide with each racer's ISSA (self-proclaimed) ranking history for point awards based on event finish results. Self-proclaimed Pro division racers should chose to ride the "A" course whenever a choice is available. Tight Slalom event will offer two courses - "A" and "B". The B Tight course option will offer a lesser degree of difficulty than the A course and will in turn rank a lower result for that racer in the overall standings for the event. All racers will run the same course for the single lane Giant Slalom event. Class division cutoffs will be determined prior to the race based on total # of entrants and details of the lane choice option will be addressed at the riders meeting.

THREE RACE EVENTS - DETAILS:
Race Event #1 description: Hybrid Slalom. Dual lane/head-to-head/ramp start. Each person who pays an entry fee will get to race head to head, in either A, B, or C division, as determined by qualifying. The course will be as challenging as the lower divisions can handle. Any racer who DQs twice in qualifiers will race in the lowest placing. This is an Open race. Pro, Am, Masters, Women, Jr (17-) will race Open, compete against Open racers, and get their points/ placings based on their overall placing. Hybrid will run on Saturday morning.

Race Event #2 description: Tight Slalom Single lane/rampstart. Racers will choose A or B (Pro or Am) course. Two runs, best time counts. Any run on course A beats any run on course B. Ramp start for all A racers. Ramp or push start for B course. Tight will run on Saturday afternoon - following the Hybrid finals.

Race Event #3 description: Giant Slalom Single lane/ramp start.
All racers will run the same course. This road is a soap box derby hill. Giant slalom will be run on Sunday morning. Following the GS, there will be a bonus speed trap event - does not count for the overall or ISSA points. Racers can enter this event independent of the three main events for a separate entry fee.

EVENT T-SHIRTS:
Each registered racer will receive one event t-shirt included with their paid entry. Please be sure to register indicating your shirt size in advance. We must have this info so registering early will ensure your size shirt will be available.
EXTRA SHIRT PURCHASE: We are working on the possibility of offering extra shirts for purchase. Please inquire via email: maria@sk8kings.com

SAFETY GEAR AND RELEASE WAIVER:
Helmets are mandatory for all racers and safety gear (knee/elbow pads & full finger gloves strongly recommended). Each racer will be required to sign a waiver/release to gain access to the race course. Minors (under 18 years of age) must have parent or legal guardian present to sign waiver/release in order to participate.

CASH PURSE AND PRODUCT PRIZE AWARDS:
Cash prize money will be paid out based on the overall results for the three events combined for top finishers. To qualify for the overall podiums, competitors MUST race all three events. The overall cash payout will be based on entry fees and sponsor money collected. Product prizes donated by our sponsors will be distributed to non-cash receiving finishers.

OUR SPONSORS:
Sk8Kings Skateboards, Axe Army Racing, Turbo Wheels - and more being confirmed! Special Thanks to:†Cascade Slalom Association, So Cal Racing, La Costa Boys Racing, Concrete Wave Magazine, NCDSA.com and Silverfishlongboarding.com for service support and media coverage.

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES:
Interested in sponsoring this landmark event? We welcome your support and have some great opportunity levels to consider.†Please inquire:†Sponsor Contact

MEDIA/PRESS CONTACT INFO:
Media professionals are welcome to attend the events for coverage purposes. Email for†Media Contact†for more details or specific arrangements.

LODGING INFO:
Knights Inn Salem 1555 State Street, Salem, OR 97301 US +1-503-581-2466
Knights Inn/WyndhamWebsite - book online for lowest rates (approx $70/night) with AAA/AARP or Wyndham Rewards.
Budget friendly lodging, close to the race venue, free wi-fi, parking and walking distance to the Ram Restaurant & Brewery - fun place for a Saturday night hangout!




GOOGLE MAP - VENUE:



AIRPORT INFO:


Portland International Airport (PDX) and/or Eugene Airport (EUG) Bush Park is approx. 1 hour by car (south) from PDX airport. Southwest Airlines serves PDX airport and offers two free bags -- great when you are hauling skate gear. EUG is about the same distance by car to the venue traveling north if you prefer. Southwest Airlines doesn't serve the airport so baggage fees will apply.


DIRECTIONS TO RACE VENUE FROM PDX:


DIRECTIONS TO VENUE FROM EUG


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Registered Contestants (14) -- West Coast Slalom Championships
Name Home City Division Classes Sponsors Bio Comment Date Submitted
1. You know who I am!!! I'm Gumby dammit!!! Corvallis, Oregon  Master  Hybrid, Tight, Giant  I don't need "sponsors", that said, Scotty was the BESTEST!!!!  I invented skateboards, skateboarding, skateboard slalom, I even invented the first hill and pavement. Really, go check, "if" you can face the truth. I invented Pete Ingraham too, he's not really real  OK, OK, OK, So Cal Racing and La Costa are pretty dang cool too for helping CSA put this hootenanny together. I'm "In".  4/21/2017 7:54:38 PM 
2. Judi Oyama Santa Cruz, California  Women  Hybrid, Tight, Giant  Badass Skatemom  Founder Badass Skatemom and Skatedad brands. Competing for over 44 years. Never Stopped! CrossFit Strong  Skater for Life!  5/7/2017 6:06:54 PM 
3. Lynn Kramer San Diego, CA  Master  Hybrid, Tight, Giant, Bonus  Sk8Kings, ABEC 11, Oust  Axe Army!  Thank you Jackhammer!  5/10/2017 3:07:51 PM 
4. richard carrasco santa ana  Pro  Hybrid, Tight, Giant, Bonus  Sk8kings Oust bearings Khiro Bob! Maria!   Flying Carrasco Bros! General of the Axe Army!   Watch out Tree Huggers! The Racing crew is coming down!   5/16/2017 6:36:55 PM 
5. John Gilmour Laguna Beach , NY  Pro  Hybrid, Tight, Giant, Bonus  My two turtles  I still might have to fly for this one.   Worst I could do is 5th so far  5/16/2017 11:36:19 PM 
6. Pat Chewning Beaverton OR  Am  Giant  none    I'm not racing. I'll probably attend to help out where I can, but I'm not committing to anything.  5/17/2017 9:58:54 AM 
7. Brad"Jackhammer " Jackman Sumner Wa  Master  Hybrid, Tight, Giant, Bonus  Sk8kings,Turbo Wheels,Axe Army,Turn Co.  Been to a few races!😈  Big Thanks to Sk8kings,So Cal Raceing,LaCosta Boys Raceing,and CSA!!!LETS RACE!!  5/17/2017 6:38:20 PM 
8. Rick Floyd Glosta, MA  Master  Hybrid, Tight, Giant, Bonus  gravity, tailwinds  Always a threat to hang out too long after the event.  Thanks again Richy and Maria and SK8Kings!  5/17/2017 7:59:38 PM 
9. John Ravitch Oakland  Master  Hybrid, Tight, Giant, Bonus  Racer for hire   Riding the infamous hill of the Pollywog - representing NorCal   Thx to Sk8Kings. LCB and CSA for hosting - good memories - hoping for a solid turnout, lots of talent up in them parts.   5/17/2017 8:03:56 PM 
10. Michael Dong Bothell, Wa  Pro  Hybrid, Tight, Giant, Bonus  Von Roe Racing  Intergalactic Wizard of the Multiverse. I fear nothing, no thing fears me...    5/17/2017 11:19:35 PM 
11. Tay Hunt Bandon oregon  Pro  Hybrid, Tight, Giant, Bonus  Self      5/18/2017 10:25:24 PM 
12. Chris Mescalito California  Master  Hybrid, Tight, Giant, Bonus  Vagisil wipes  Taco enthusiast!  Far from puke'n.....  5/19/2017 12:01:43 PM 
13. SCOTT HOSTERT FULLERTON  Master  Hybrid, Tight, Giant, Bonus  I'm not sober  Don't do Bio airs, only regular    5/19/2017 12:20:16 PM 
14. Arab VonArab Huntington Beach  Pro  Hybrid, Tight, Giant, Bonus        5/19/2017 7:13:57 PM 

 

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