Forums Splitboard Talk Forum Help Spark R&D win the ISPO brand new contest! Viewing 16 posts - 1 through 16 (of 16 total)Author Posts November 19, 2009 at 5:27 pm #572326 bcrider 4150 PostsHola splitters,Spark R&D has submitted their Fuse splitboard binding to the ISPO annual brand new contest. ISPO is the International Trade Fair for Sports Equipment, held for the last 40 years in Munich. The brand new contest is an international competition rewarding innovation and technology in the sports and outdoor affiliated markets. This contest is only open to brands four years old and younger. Spark feels strong with about their new Fuse binding, and would be stoked for some support from their friends at splitboard.com. Let’s help Spark take the victory! You can check out their company video and rate their product through the link here: http://www.sparkrandd.com/videovoteAfter watching the video PLEASE rate it! That’s what Spark needs.Realted link: http://www.sparkrandd.com/blog/You can check out the other products in the contest here: http://www.ispo-brandnew.com/en/Hottest_Brands.aspxThanks again for you support and interest in Spark R&D! :headbang: Here’s the embedded video as well but don’t forget the hit the link to rate!!! http://www.sparkrandd.com/videovote[youtube:16s2cxmb]Zm0TrFbr41o[/youtube:16s2cxmb] November 19, 2009 at 6:59 pm #622138 bigdood 457 PostsDONE!It’s almost insulting, some of the ‘innovation’ that is being considered alongside something like the Spark Fuse. I mean c’mon, there’s a horrible looking rideshare site, some (awful looking) hats playing the green/sustainable card, a glorified bandana with an airhole cut in it :thumbsdown: November 19, 2009 at 7:22 pm #622139 sdmarkus 407 PostsYou’ve got my vote Wil, best of luck buddy!!!!!!!!! November 19, 2009 at 7:59 pm #622140 nedrapier 235 PostsDone. The fuse was in the lead earlier: good to see.BUT NOW ITS BEING BEATEN BY A FU@#/NG FLIP- FLOP!GET ON THERE, PEOPLE!!!Edit: Hmmm. The Flip Flop is gone. I swear it was there a minute ago at the top with 6.4. :scratch: Still, we shouldn’t be complacent, you never know what sort of member list they’ve got over on the flipflop.com forum… November 19, 2009 at 8:36 pm #622141 bigdood 457 PostsPaging Storn…new summertime sport splitfloppin’? Yay/nay? November 19, 2009 at 9:39 pm #622142 nedrapier 235 PostsComments about the current leader:Love it so much!!! is new, fresh, quality materials, unique,detailed..everything you would want..cant wait to see them at my local shops in AustriaSolid team!For a young company these guys have so much potential starting at such a high level – down the road they will be pumping out some sick stuff!Awesome!markku is on the team so that already sais it all. This shit is on!GO VIVO!Forget Comparing it to Coal…. Vivo is on it own level…….So good!!!!!vivo is the new coalGood to see a fresh company with QualityIt’s a hat.Not wanting to piss on anyone’s chips, but this is an “Innovation in Sports” award. It’s a nice-ish hat I guess, but is it really innovative? or particularly sporty? November 19, 2009 at 11:28 pm #622143 stoudema 551 PostsDone! If the Sparks don’t with it will be a travesty! November 20, 2009 at 6:00 am #622144 MONTUCKY 37 Postsdone… best of luck… great product November 20, 2009 at 6:11 am #622145 96avs01 875 PostsVoted…sending good vibes to Will and company, they sure as hell deserve to win!165 Venture Divide/Spark Frankenburners/La Sportiva Spantiks 163W Jones Solution/Phantom Alphas/Dynafit TLT5s 162 FurbergChris November 20, 2009 at 11:15 am #622146 affix snow 521 Posts @nedrapier wrote:Not wanting to piss on anyone’s chips, but this is an “Innovation in Sports” award. It’s a nice-ish hat I guess, but is it really innovative? or particularly sporty?Exactly what I was thinking….Its A HAT!!!“Dont compare us to Coal”…..”We are the new Coal!” No, you’re just dumb. November 20, 2009 at 4:08 pm #622147 SPLITRIPPIN 709 PostsThe dumb-bell jack off bar bell got nominated??I love all the Euro stuff in there… I always get a kick out of going to Austria… where oom pa pa music, Bryan Adams, and David Hasslehoff are still NEW.Wills goods are like comparing solar energy to a campfire.Will if you go to Europe… you have to rock some Leiderhosen! :clap: November 21, 2009 at 1:24 am #622148 treepilot 352 PostsA heads up – turns out you can vote for each item… I cast my spark vote, then tried to vote for it again and got denied. But you can go back and vote for hats and skateboard brakes and other silliness. Just make sure you get the biggest bang for the buck and vote them zero to get the average down! November 25, 2009 at 1:16 am #622149 powslash 382 PostsOk, Spark is neck and neck with this: http://www.ispo-brandnew.com/Media/Products/1552/StandardImages/default.jpgThere are no words. November 29, 2009 at 3:34 pm #622150 Will 377 PostsHey guys, Thanks for your support and all of the great comments. Voting ends in about 25 hours, if you haven’t had the chance to check us out yet please do so here: http://www.ispo-brandnew.com/CompanyPortrait.aspx?ID=1643. You can check out the other entrants at this link: http://www.ispo-brandnew.com/en/Hottest_Brands.aspx – some are pretty interesting, and some will definitely crack you up!Cheers, November 29, 2009 at 5:47 pm #622151 ale_capone 864 Postssparks are neat and all, but this guy should win it,,, hands down! December 3, 2009 at 7:19 pm #622152 Will 377 PostsHey all, Thanks for your votes! Voting ended on Monday and we were in good shape. We should find out the final results pretty soon. Pow for all of you! 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