We talk with Nick Champa from USRSS about the upcoming Roller Speed Skating American Championships! I don't want to spoil anything here so make sure you listen for all the big things happening at Colorado Springs June 14-18. It's going to be big!!!
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is proudly presented by Pinnacle Racing. Hopefully you had a chance to connect with Jimmy Blair at the Spring Fling to get fitted for your new boots! Jimmy is super easy to get ahold of. Just look for him at www.pinnacleracing.com Skate your best and look your best with Pinnacle Racing.
Spring is great for skating as there are some fantastic invitationals to get to! Obviously the Spring Fling is coming up and you should also make your plans to be at the Orlando Classic. Some big things happening with the Orlando Classic and we talk with Joe Hanna to bring you all the details. You can also find the Orlando Classic on facebook so make sure you like their page and make your plans now!
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought to you by Pinnacle Racing. Jimmy Blair has you covered with skates, equipment and gear. And these are the best skates in the game! Look for Pinnacle Racing and Jimmy Blair at pinnacleracing.com
Michael Shawver and Greg Stillwell join us in the studio on this episode of Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach. They are the ones who came up with a fantastic chip timing system quite a few skaters and teams are using now. We talk the process of designing a system like this for skaters as well as some new features in the works.
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought to you by Pinnacle Racing. We know Jimmy Blair and Pinnacle Racing would love to see you at the upcoming Spring Fling. Not too late to make your plans! Reach out to Jimmy at pinnacleracing.com. Thanks Jimmy for all the support!
Not only is Greg Bartrom a parent of a skater, he also does photographs at the meets and posts them for all the athletes to see and share. We talk with Greg about the challenges of photographing skaters as well as what it's like being a skate dad. Plus, as a bonus, Greg came and visited us in the Skate Talk studios for this episode.
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought to you by Pinnacle Racing. Lots of great skating coming up, including the Spring Fling, so make sure you have the equipment you need by talking with Jimmy Blair at Pinnacle Racing. www.pinnacleracing.com
You've probably seen John Rogers on his Facebook page 'Inline Talk with Mr. Rogers.' You want to talk about a wealth of skating information! Definitely join and follow his page if you've not already. It's our pleasure to have John on this episode of Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach!
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought to you by Pinnacle Racing. We mention the Spring Fling as the Spring Fling will be here soon! Contact Jimmy Blair for all the info you need at pinnacleracing.com. The Spring Fling is a fantastic event and you should definitely be there. Thanks Jimmy and Pinnacle Racing for all you do!
We had a lull in practice and figured we would do an interview for Skate Talk! Brian Gettys got kind of a late start in skating but you wouldn't know it watching him go! Thanks Brian for taking the time to join us
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought you to you Pinnacle Racing. I'm sure your New Year's Resolution has to do with being the best skater you can be and you can achieve that resolution by skating on Pinnacles. Reach out to Jimmy Blair at pinnacleracing.com or better yet look for Jimmy at a wide variety of meets and invitations. And keep in mind the Spring Fling will be here soon!
We had a chance to sit down with Jarrett Paul right after Thanksgiving and we were definitely able to cover a ton of ground! Thanks Jarrett for everything, including all the tips on the technical aspect of skating.
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought to you by Pinnacle Racing. Make sure you reach out to Jimmy for some last second Christmas gifts for yourself or the skater you know and make sure you line up your boot fitting. Enter the new year with the best skates you can put on your feet! Look for Jimmy Blair and Pinnacle Racing at www.pinnacleracing.com.
As you're heading to see family or as you're heading to an invitational, enjoy our interview with Charlie Lucas. Coach handled this one on his own and all I know is afterwards he said, I need another hour at least to talk to him!
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought to you by Pinnacle Racing. Thanks Jimmy Blair and thanks Pinnacle Racing for all the support. You might even see Jimmy or one of his reps this weekend and you can always find him at www.pinnacleracing.com. There's no Christmas present better than new boots from Pinnacle Racing!
Happy Thanksgiving and thank you all for listening!!!
We always love having Rob on the show and we get into a bit of everything. We talk a recent clinic he ran, his experiences this year at the Northshore and what the future might hold. Thanks Rob for taking the time to chat! Note: We did this before NSC this past weekend.
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is powered by Pinnacle Racing. Thanks so much Jimmy Blair and Pinnacle Racing, not only for what you do for Skate Talk, but for all that you do for the skating community. Look for Jimmy and the Pinnacle booth at a few of the meets and invitationals this weekend. You can also find him at www.pinnacleracing.com
Growing the sport is one of our top concerns and we had a chance to talk with Rollerblade's Myles Cotter-Sparrow, who's involved with quite a few outreach programs for skaters. It's a great interview and it makes us think about things we can do to help bring in new skaters to the sport.
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought to you by Pinnacle Racing! Look for Jimmy in North Carolina over Thanksgiving and treat yourself to the best Christmas present ever with new boots from Pinnacle! Plus Pinnacle will be represented at Land of Lincoln in Danville, IL Thanksgiving weekend as well. Make sure you check out www.pinnacleracing.com