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Inline Skating Essential Skills
Inline Skating Essential Skills are paramount for Speed, excitement and fun are all part of the experience when enthusiasts don a pair of inline skates. What started out as an off-season training activity has exploded onto the global sports scene, with participation growing over 500 percent over the past 5 years. As a continuation of the very successful first edition, Inline Skating (Second Edition) has been updated and expanded in its coverage of what makes inline skating so exciting: roller hockey, running and aggressive skating. For skaters new to the sport, inline skating offers five step-by-step chapters on how to master the technique of skating. Millions of skaters looking for new trends in the sport can hone their technique, train for a race, get started with roller hockey, or learn to try out some of the tricks they see on television. Highlights of the book include: – advice on the latest equipment online – 104 photos and illustrations showing the skating technique – 39 exercises and exercises – two racing training programs for inline skating – roller hockey rules, drills and descriptions of the necessary equipment – advice on street and vertical rollerblading This book combines the skating and fitness expertise of Mark Powell with the skills of one of the world’s greatest skate designers, former roller skater John Svensson. Together they explain and demonstrate the skills and thrills that make inline skating so appealing to skaters of all ages and abilities.
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