Yearly Archives: 2004
The end of the 2004 IGSA season is drawing near. Good luck to all the athletes that are competing at the final round of the 2004 IGSA World Cup Race Series in South Africa this weekend! Leander Lacey and Rian James are the top 2 fastest street luge racers in the world right now, ranking second and first in the current IGSA world rankings respectively. Who will take home the World Cup this year? Find out this weekend! Visit the IGSA and the SAGRA website for more information. May the fastest man on the hill win!
Click the image above to view the full-size flyer (PDF format) Summary Objective Overview of Riding Session Directions & Course Map Tentative Schedules Spectator Information Participant Information Volunteer Information SUMMARY Team Hardcore Pavement is organizing a street luge riding session on the New Year 2005 weekend, from January 1-2, 2005, with the aim to introduce the sport to as many Malaysians as possible, in a fun, safe, and controlled environment. Currently, the sport does not exist in Malaysia, because in reality it is represented by only one Malaysian rider, namely Abdil “Furlong” Mahdzan, who is currently pursuing his studies in … Continue reading
Venue: Bainbridge, Ohio, USA Date: October 15-17, 2004 The 2004 IGSA Ohio World Cup #2 was a pretty great event (compared to previous years), considering it had obtained the largest rider turnout in all disciplines. Team rider Abdil “Furlong” Mahdzan had only one goal in mind, and that was to improve his qualifying time from the King of the Hill event held earlier on the same hill in April 2004. He achieved just that, clocking 1 minute 44.881 seconds, beating his previous time of 1 minute 48.494 seconds. Of course, the brand new pavement helped him to improve his time, but … Continue reading
Relive the Bainbridge nostalgia by watching the IGSA Bainbridge Grand Prix 2001 music video! Witness the classic lugers braking real hard to avoid slipping at Turn 2 on a wet road, with Rusty Riley sliding out into the hay! Watch in awe as Bob Swartz takes the bottom chicane in what appears to be brakeless! Hold your breath for the street luge finals as Tom Mason holds off Rusty Riley and John Fryer at the finish line, with Andy Lally trailing closely not far behind! Please visit the IGSA website for more information on the IGSA Ohio World Cup #2 … Continue reading
Team rider William Robyn from Orleans, France, is putting on an “outlaw” freeride session at Freteval, situated 65 km from Orleans. Anyone from France is welcome to join him and the rest of the crew he has put together. Go THP!