Monthly Archives: November 2001

Asian X-Games


Malaysia has won the 3-year contract bid to host the Asian X-Games from 2002 (which starts in January) to 2004. Thailand, which held the previous Asian-X from 1998-2000, never saw street luge being competed. This time around, the Asian-X is on my home turf, and I will ensure that Malaysia will hold the first Asian-X to have street luge included! Even if not a race, a demo will do just fine to introduce the Malaysian public to this exciting sport. I will be working closely with Marcus Rietema who will try and convince ESPN to include street luge in the … Continue reading

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Dregs Street Luge


I’ve just received my Dregs luge! I’ve been waiting for it even days before the Bainbridge race! I got it second-hand from Jake Kaplan, from Team Toxic Brothers. I had to wait for him to use the luge at the 2001 US Nationals at Barrett Junction, and guess what? He placed first in the amateur category! Congratulations Jake! I will now try to live your legend by using the luge that made it possible for you! Previously, I tried to bid for a Dregs luge that was being auctioned off at eBay by a rider named Justin Klug, but I … Continue reading

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