Illustrates the importance of protective wear in roller skating and also stresses the importance of routine safety and maintenance checks to skates. A variety of skates are shown, with suggestions for purchase or rental. Shows the important basic techniques of how to stop and how to fall.
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16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)
16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)
16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)