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    Sometimes I sit on my side porch smoking a pipe and reading through this thread mumbling...
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    Too many boards that I don't ride enough...

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    ...spastics should stay at slalom....


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    I tried using the email addy in the first post of this thread and it bounces back. So don't try to contact Jake to see if you can get on the team. I'm guessing he might have gotten sacked for not getting all the talent available on this thread for the Gravity team.
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    ...spastics should stay at slalom....

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    This whole thing has really turned me off from a life of corporate sponsorships, dinners, trips to exotic places, free gear, hot chicks, huge paychecks and all the other stuff that comes along with repping for a brand like Gravity. I think I'm going to walk away from the deluge of requests I get for sponsorship and just go back to the anonymity of riding alone on tiny hills on streets that are forgotten. I hereby formally withdraw my request for consideration of sponsorship.
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    Unless Gravity rekindles interest in this thread and offers up an Arrogant Bastard. Then I'm fully in. That's my price and I'm not budging
    Last edited by BRoc; 11-29-2016 at 05:25 PM.

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    I set my board up for wet skating yesterday and only slammed once.






    Minor damage done.


    Thank you pads.

    I wear my work pants when I skate. Don't want to ruin my 501's. If Gravity supplied me with some skinny jeans I would be happy to wear them for my shoot.


    Happy late fall/winter skating.

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    Nice full on near face plant. Definitely team material, why hasn't Gravity boards contacted any of us yet?
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    "So precisely, your head fits into the smallest of diameters."

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    New year, thread is almost a year old, but I haven't given up hope on Gravity starting the "Fat Old Men Who Fall Down A Lot" (FOMWFDAL) team. Gravity, DO IT!! Think of all the great ads you can do with fat old guys.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gary in VA View Post
    New year, thread is almost a year old, but I haven't given up hope on Gravity starting the "Fat Old Men Who Fall Down A Lot" (FOMWFDAL) team. Gravity, DO IT!! Think of all the great ads you can do with fat old guys.
    It's time for y'all to collect all the vidy from last year and make a DVD in the spirt of Flow, which is great by the way. Watch it all on youtube.

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    Unfortunately I don't have video of me popping my ACL on my BE40 in the bowl, but this is my leg post-surgery!! Can't wait to get back on my BE40!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by shermdawg View Post
    It's time for y'all to collect all the vidy from last year and make a DVD in the spirt of Flow, which is great by the way. Watch it all on youtube.

    Drinking rules for this film:

    -Drink everytime, someone wears a helmet
    -Drink as long as you see Lombard Street
    -empty your bottle/glass when Tony Hawk speeks

    Hard rules:
    -Drink everytime someone does a double handdown slide
    -Drink twice everytime you see a bubble animation

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    Quote Originally Posted by BoardWrecka View Post
    Drinking rules for this film:

    -Drink everytime, someone wears a helmet
    -Drink as long as you see Lombard Street
    -empty your bottle/glass when Tony Hawk speeks

    Hard rules:
    -Drink everytime someone does a double handdown slide
    -Drink twice everytime you see a bubble animation
    additional rules:
    Drink every time someone says, "I'm more about carving than sliding these days."
    Drink every time someone says, "I'm taking it easy, I've got to go to work tomorrow."
    Drink every time someone says, "Sorry I'm late, kids/grandkids had soccer."
    If someone mentions knee braces, back pain or ibuprofen... drink
    Whenever someone says, "I can't ollie or drop in"... drink
    If you see someone who can ollie or drop in... finish the bottle
    One pull on the bottle for every rider with a gut or dough belly.
    One more pull for every rider who is balding.
    One pull for every featured song clip that was recorded before 1989 or from an artist that is no longer alive.
    If an inhaler is produced... drink.
    If someone sits down all sweaty and winded or comments, "I'm beat/spent"... drink.
    If a rider's a car costs more than $20k or looks less than 5 years old... drink.
    If someone comments that play time is over because their wife wants them home, finish the bottle.
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    Quote Originally Posted by BRoc View Post
    additional rules:
    Drink every time someone says, "I'm more about carving than sliding these days."
    Drink every time someone says, "I'm taking it easy, I've got to go to work tomorrow."
    Drink every time someone says, "Sorry I'm late, kids/grandkids had soccer."
    If someone mentions knee braces, back pain or ibuprofen... drink
    Whenever someone says, "I can't ollie or drop in"... drink
    If you see someone who can ollie or drop in... finish the bottle
    One pull on the bottle for every rider with a gut or dough belly.
    One more pull for every rider who is balding.
    One pull for every featured song clip that was recorded before 1989 or from an artist that is no longer alive.
    If an inhaler is produced... drink.
    If someone sits down all sweaty and winded or comments, "I'm beat/spent"... drink.
    If a rider's a car costs more than $20k or looks less than 5 years old... drink.
    If someone comments that play time is over because their wife wants them home, finish the bottle.
    Want to sell/trade-All prices OBO
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    • 45* and 50* Rey baseplates. $15 shipped for both.
    • New Abec 11 66mm 75a Strikers. $25 shipped
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    My board is fat and old, just like me.



    It could be a Gravity under my Chuck's getting all this publicity. Maybe if someone subscribed to my YouTube channel Gravity would see that there is an audience they are missing and finally sign me to a great.

    Oh, I got a great deal on this Deckcrafters "Killdozer" though and it's super fat.

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    I'm looking forward to having it all set up by my personal board technician (PBT) so I can smash things with it. We are waiting on all the parts to come in from my other would be sponsors so I can put...I mean...so my PBT can put it together for me.

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    Gravity website currently fails to open and returns an error message. I don't know... If they can't maintain a solid web presence, I'm starting to think I may have to consider withdrawing my interest in their sponsorship.
    Last edited by BRoc; 02-28-2017 at 11:12 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BRoc View Post
    Gravity website currently fails to open and returns an error message. I don't know... If they can't maintain a solid web presence, I'm starting to think I may have to consider withdrawing my interest in their sponsorship.
    Just like the fish? Is this a thing now ... some canny marketing initiative, hatched by the world's finest creative minds?
    Impressive selection of wood, metal and urethane goes here.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Boethius View Post
    Unfortunately I don't have video of me popping my ACL on my BE40 in the bowl, but this is my leg post-surgery!! Can't wait to get back on my BE40!!
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    Welly well then. Stiff upper lip and all that, so You'll be out and about on the board tomorrow I take it? Very good then, carry on!
    "So precisely, your head fits into the smallest of diameters."

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    Quote Originally Posted by dubman View Post
    Just like the fish? Is this a thing now ... some canny marketing initiative, hatched by the world's finest creative minds?
    You have to find the back or side door, kinda like a speakeasy!
    "So precisely, your head fits into the smallest of diameters."

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jamoejin View Post
    My board is fat and old, just like me.



    It could be a Gravity under my Chuck's getting all this publicity. Maybe if someone subscribed to my YouTube channel Gravity would see that there is an audience they are missing and finally sign me to a great.

    Oh, I got a great deal on this Deckcrafters "Killdozer" though and it's super fat.

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    I'm looking forward to having it all set up by my personal board technician (PBT) so I can smash things with it. We are waiting on all the parts to come in from my other would be sponsors so I can put...I mean...so my PBT can put it together for me.
    Brick with a kick!
    "So precisely, your head fits into the smallest of diameters."

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