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hi everyone,this is a late intro.I joined up a few years ago ,but major health problems and other dramas put a halt to everything and skate related.Been lurking from time to time .This is a pretty cool site compared to other ones,and one with a lot of history.Ive been a skater since about '76 and at 55 still into the life. I live in brisbane,australia and its bloody hot.cheers,steve.
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Welcome from Milwaukee, Wisconsin USA. Nice to have another Aussie on the forum. Unfortunately, age, injury and disease stand in the way of the joy of skating far too often (as I'm - hopefully? - recovering from yet another injury). Hopefully, your health issues are behind you and you can roll again. I thought I was out of the game many a time, but always found myself back at it.
Say hello to Dave Nilsson, your fellow Brisbanian, for me. He used to play for the Milwaukee Brewers baseball team here in my home town. __________________ Later is Now
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Hello and welcome from Maryland, east coast of USA. Wishes for good health or a speedy recovery.
__________________ "It is far better to grasp the universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring." Carl Sagan
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Welcome from NorCal Wine Country, Sonoma County.
Cold and flooding..... __________________ 5150 Tequila; Because no good story ever started with, "I was eating a salad......"
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thanks guys for the warm welcome.Actually starting to get into slalom,which ive only done a couple of times.Skateboarding is rad.
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you use good words, i particularly like those last three
welcome from phoenix, az, the other hot spot, glad you're here mate grab a cold one and post stuff __________________ the older i get ..... shit i forgot what i was going to say
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hi from the hottest spot inthe country FL!
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G'day mate welcome from Sydney. There's a few Aussies around some more active than others.
Do you still skate? I used to skate at Fairfield up there quite a bit, loved the eternal bowl, used to spend hours in there going FS & BS. Great little park. If you're still skating let me know, as I'll be back up late Jan I'll bring my board. Never did like the Qld heat. Hope to catch up maybe, do you collect at all? Tell us a bit more about the history, everyone likes to know some background. Welcome.
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GOD AGAINST ALL....................................