In-line Skating Made Easy: A Manual for Beginners with Tips for the Experienced

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Globe Pequot Press, 1996 - Sports & Recreation - 149 pages
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For beginners looking to take that first spin around the block with confidence and excitement, as well as more experienced in-liners looking to advance their skills, this is an indispensable handbook. It covers such topics as injury prevention, stopping without fear, negotiating turns and hills, skating backwards, power stroking, skating in the tuck for speed, in-line hockey, and more.

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Its Not as Tough as It Looks
Buying the Skate that Matches Your Goals
Chapter j Protection and Why You Need It

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About the author (1996)

Martin Dugard is one of today's foremost adventure writers. His work appears regularly in "GQ", "Sports Illustrated" & "Esquire". He won the 1997 Dallas Press Club "Katie" award for Best Magazine Sports Story. An avid adventurer himself, Dugard has completed the Raid Gauloises adventure race three times. He is co-holder of the Around the World Speed Record (New York New York in 31 hours, 28 minutes) & he makes his home with his wife & three boys in Orange County, California.

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