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Roller skating

Index Roller skating

Roller skating is the traveling on surfaces with roller skates. [1]

107 relations: A Roller Skating Jam Named "Saturdays", Aggressive inline skating, America's Best Dance Crew (season 1), Amsterdam, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Artistic roller skating, Ashley Greene, ATL (film), Axle, Ball bearing, Barcelona, Birmingham, Brand New Key, Brink!, British Federation of Roller Skating, Buenos Aires, Burbank, California, Carriage, Chicago Coliseum, Copenhagen, Cross-country skiing, De La Soul, DEFA (film studio), Disco, Drew Barrymore, East Germany, Ellen Page, Fédération Internationale de Roller Sports, Frankfurt, Freeline skates, Generic trademark, Grind (sport), Gwen Stefani, Harley-Davidson, Heaven's Gate (film), Heelys, Home (Glee), Ice hockey, Inline skates, Inline speed skating, It's Always Fair Weather, Jam skating, James Leonard Plimpton, John Joseph Merlin, Jonathan Taylor Thomas, Joseph Henry Hughes, K2 Sports, Kansas City Bomber, Lincoln, Nebraska, Linda Ronstadt, ..., List of Disney Channel original films, Living in the USA, Los Angeles, Make Me Like You, Man of the House (1995 film), Men's Roller Derby Association, Micajah C. Henley, Minneapolis, Motorcycle, MTV, Munich, My Super Psycho Sweet 16, Newport, Rhode Island, Orthogonality, Powerslide (inline skating), Rae Sremmurd, Raquel Welch, Recreation, Richmond, Indiana, Road skating, Roll Bounce, Roller Boogie, Roller derby, Roller hockey, Roller hockey at the 1992 Summer Olympics, Roller rink, Roller skates, Rollerball (1975 film), Rollerblade, Rolling-element bearing, San Francisco, Shiloh Fernandez, Sidesurf, Skate Australia, Skate shoe, Skateboard, Skateland, Skatetown, U.S.A., Ski boot, Soap (shoes), Sports equipment, Star 80, Starlight Express, Strand, London, T.I., Telemark skiing, The Twelve Dancing Princesses, Throw Sum Mo, USA Roller Sports, Velocipede, Warner Bros., West End theatre, Whip It (film), Women's Flat Track Derby Association, Xanadu (film), 1992 Summer Olympics, 58th Annual Grammy Awards. Expand index (57 more) »

A Roller Skating Jam Named "Saturdays"

"A Roller Skating Jam Named "Saturdays"" is the first single by American hip hop trio De La Soul from their second studio album De La Soul Is Dead.

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Aggressive inline skating

Aggressive inline skating is a form of inline skating executed on specially designed inline skates with focus on grinding and spins.

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America's Best Dance Crew (season 1)

The first season of America's Best Dance Crew premiered on February 7, 2008.

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Amsterdam is the capital and most populous municipality of the Netherlands.

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Andrew Lloyd Webber

Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baron Lloyd-Webber Kt (born 22 March 1948) is an English composer and impresario of musical theatre.

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Artistic roller skating

Artistic roller skating is a sport similar to figure skating but where competitors wear roller skates instead of ice skates.

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Ashley Greene

Ashley Michele Greene (born February 21, 1987) is an American actress and model.

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ATL (film)

ATL is a 2006 American crime comedy-drama film, and the feature film directorial debut of music video director Chris Robinson.

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An axle is a central shaft for a rotating wheel or gear.

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Ball bearing

A ball bearing is a type of rolling-element bearing that uses balls to maintain the separation between the bearing races.

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Barcelona is a city in Spain.

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Birmingham is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England, with an estimated population of 1,101,360, making it the second most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.

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Brand New Key

"Brand New Key" is a pop song written and sung by folk music singer Melanie.

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Brink! is a 1998 Disney Channel Original Movie (DCOM) set in the backdrop of aggressive inline skating.

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British Federation of Roller Skating

The British Federation of Roller Skating is a roller skating organisation in the United Kingdom.

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Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires is the capital and most populous city of Argentina.

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Burbank, California

Burbank is a city in Los Angeles County in Southern California, United States, northwest of downtown Los Angeles.

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A carriage is a wheeled vehicle for people, usually horse-drawn; litters (palanquins) and sedan chairs are excluded, since they are wheelless vehicles.

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Chicago Coliseum

The Chicago Coliseums were three large indoor arenas in Chicago, Illinois, which stood successively from the 1860s to 1982; they served as venues for sports events, large (national-class) conventions and as exhibition halls.

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Copenhagen (København; Hafnia) is the capital and most populous city of Denmark.

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Cross-country skiing

Cross-country skiing is a form of skiing where skiers rely on their own locomotion to move across snow-covered terrain, rather than using ski lifts or other forms of assistance.

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De La Soul

De La Soul is an American hip hop trio formed in 1987 on Long Island, New York.

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DEFA (film studio)

DEFA (Deutsche Film-Aktiengesellschaft) was the state-owned film studio of the German Democratic Republic (East Germany) throughout the country's existence.

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Disco is a musical style that emerged in the mid 1960s and early 1970s from America's urban nightlife scene, where it originated in house parties and makeshift discothèques, reaching its peak popularity between the mid-1970s and early 1980s.

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Drew Barrymore

Drew Blythe Barrymore (born February 22, 1975) is an American actress, author, director, model, and producer.

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East Germany

East Germany, officially the German Democratic Republic (GDR; Deutsche Demokratische Republik, DDR), existed from 1949 to 1990 and covers the period when the eastern portion of Germany existed as a state that was part of the Eastern Bloc during the Cold War period.

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Ellen Page

Ellen Grace Philpotts-Page (born February 21, 1987) is a Canadian actress.

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Fédération Internationale de Roller Sports

The Fédération Internationale de Roller Sports (FIRS; International Federation of Roller Sports) was the world governing body for roller sports, including skateboarding, rink hockey, inline hockey, speed skating, inline alpine, downhill, roller derby, roller freestyle, inline freestyle and artistic roller skating.

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Frankfurt, officially the City of Frankfurt am Main ("Frankfurt on the Main"), is a metropolis and the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the fifth-largest city in Germany.

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Freeline skates

Freeline skates are a pair of skates designed to give the feeling of skateboarding, snowboarding, surfing, and inline skates all in one.

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Generic trademark

A generic trademark, also known as a genericized trademark or proprietary eponym, is a trademark or brand name that, due to its popularity or significance, has become the generic name for, or synonymous with, a general class of product or service, usually against the intentions of the trademark's holder.

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Grind (sport)

Grinding is a sliding stunt performed in many extreme sports.

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Gwen Stefani

Gwen Renée Stefani (born October 3, 1969) is an American singer, songwriter, and fashion designer.

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Harley-Davidson, Inc. (H-D), or Harley, is an American motorcycle manufacturer, founded in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1903.

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Heaven's Gate (film)

Heaven's Gate is a 1980 American epic Western film written and directed by Michael Cimino.

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Heelys, formerly known as Heeling Sports Limited, is a brand of roller shoe (marketed by Heelys, Inc.) that have one or more removable wheels embedded in each sole, similar to inline skates, allowing the wearer to walk, run, or, by shifting their weight to their heels, roll.

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Home (Glee)

"Home" is the sixteenth episode of the American television series Glee.

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Ice hockey

Ice hockey is a contact team sport played on ice, usually in a rink, in which two teams of skaters use their sticks to shoot a vulcanized rubber puck into their opponent's net to score points.

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Inline skates

Inline skates are a type of roller skate used for inline skating.

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Inline speed skating

Inline speed skating is the roller sport of racing on inline skates, or as they are commonly called, rollerblades.

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It's Always Fair Weather

It's Always Fair Weather is a 1955 MGM musical satire scripted by Betty Comden and Adolph Green, who also wrote the show's lyrics, with music by André Previn and starring Gene Kelly, Dan Dailey, Cyd Charisse, Dolores Gray, and dancer/choreographer Michael Kidd in his first film acting role.

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Jam skating

Jam skating (or Jamskating) is a combination of dance, gymnastics, and skating, performed on roller skates.

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James Leonard Plimpton

James Leonard Plimpton (1828, Medfield, Massachusetts - 1911) was an American inventor who is known for changing the skating world with his patented roller skates in 1863.

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John Joseph Merlin

John Joseph Merlin was an inventor (born Jean-Joseph Merlin, Huy, Belgium, 1735).

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Jonathan Taylor Thomas

Jonathan Taylor Thomas (born Jonathan Taylor Weiss; September 8, 1981) is an American actor, voice actor, and director.

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Joseph Henry Hughes

Joseph Henry Hughes (April 14, 1857 – August 5, 1917) was a politician in Manitoba, Canada.

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K2 Sports

K2 Corporation is an American company founded in 1962 by brothers Bill and Don Kirschner on Vashon Island, near Seattle, Washington in the United States.

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Kansas City Bomber

Kansas City Bomber is a 1972 American drama film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, directed by Jerrold Freedman and starring Raquel Welch.

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Lincoln, Nebraska

Lincoln is the capital of the U.S. state of Nebraska and the county seat of Lancaster County.

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Linda Ronstadt

Linda Maria Ronstadt (born July 15, 1946) is an American retired popular music singer known for singing in a wide range of genres including rock, country, jazz, light opera, and Latin.

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List of Disney Channel original films

Many television films have been produced for the U.S. cable network, Disney Channel, since the service's inception in 1983.

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Living in the USA

Living in the USA is the ninth studio album by American singer-songwriter and producer Linda Ronstadt, released in 1978.

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles (Spanish for "The Angels";; officially: the City of Los Angeles; colloquially: by its initials L.A.) is the second-most populous city in the United States, after New York City.

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Make Me Like You

"Make Me Like You" is a song by American singer Gwen Stefani for her third solo studio album, This Is What the Truth Feels Like (2016).

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Man of the House (1995 film)

Man of the House is a 1995 American comedy film starring Chevy Chase, Farrah Fawcett and Jonathan Taylor Thomas.

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Men's Roller Derby Association

The Men's Roller Derby Association (MRDA) is the international governing body of men's flat track roller derby.

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Micajah C. Henley

Micajah C. Henley (1856–1927) was a Richmond, Indiana industrialist and inventor.

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Minneapolis is the county seat of Hennepin County, and the larger of the Twin Cities, the 16th-largest metropolitan area in the United States.

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A motorcycle, often called a bike, motorbike, or cycle, is a two-> or three-wheeled motor vehicle.

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MTV (originally an initialism of Music Television) is an American cable and satellite television channel owned by Viacom Media Networks (a division of Viacom) and headquartered in New York City.

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Munich (München; Minga) is the capital and the most populated city in the German state of Bavaria, on the banks of the River Isar north of the Bavarian Alps.

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My Super Psycho Sweet 16

My Super Psycho Sweet 16 is a 2009 American teen drama horror slasher television film, based on the MTV show, My Super Sweet 16.

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Newport, Rhode Island

Newport is a seaside city on Aquidneck Island in Newport County, Rhode Island, United States.

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In mathematics, orthogonality is the generalization of the notion of perpendicularity to the linear algebra of bilinear forms.

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Powerslide (inline skating)

The powerslide is a braking method used in inline skating where both skates are quickly moved into a position perpendicular to the moving direction of the skater.

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Rae Sremmurd

Rae Sremmurd is an American hip hop duo originating from Tupelo, Mississippi formed by two brothers, Slim Jxmmi and Swae Lee.

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Raquel Welch

Raquel Welch (born Jo Raquel Tejada; September 5, 1940) is an American actress and singer.

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Recreation is an activity of leisure, leisure being discretionary time.

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Richmond, Indiana

Richmond is a city in east central Indiana, United States, bordering on Ohio.

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Road skating

Road skating is the sport of skating (inline skating or Quad roller skating) on roads, much like road cycling.

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Roll Bounce

Roll Bounce is a 2005 American comedy-drama film written by Norman Vance Jr.

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Roller Boogie

Roller Boogie is a 1979 American romantic musical drama film starring Linda Blair and introduces Jim Bray, a former competitive artistic skater from California.

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Roller derby

Roller derby is a contact sport played by two teams of five members roller skating counter-clockwise around a track.

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Roller hockey

Roller hockey is a form of hockey played on a dry surface using wheeled skates.

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Roller hockey at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Roller hockey (quad) was one of three demonstration sports included in the official Olympic programme of the 1992 Summer Olympics, held in Barcelona.

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Roller rink

A roller rink is a hard surface usually consisting of Hardwood, Rollerboard or Concrete used for roller skating or inline skating.

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Roller skates

Roller skates are shoes, or bindings that fit onto shoes, that are worn to enable the wearer to roll along on wheels.

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Rollerball (1975 film)

Rollerball is a 1975 science fiction sports film directed and produced by Norman Jewison.

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Rollerblade is a brand of inline skates owned by Nordica, part of the Tecnica Group of Giavera del Montello, Treviso, Italy.

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Rolling-element bearing

A rolling-element bearing, also known as a rolling bearing, is a bearing which carries a load by placing rolling elements (such as balls or rollers) between two bearing rings called races.

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San Francisco

San Francisco (initials SF;, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.

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Shiloh Fernandez

Shiloh Thomas Fernandez (born February 26, 1985) is an American actor.

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Sidesurf is the term given to roller skaters or inline skaters who skate by placing their heels facing each other but separated by roughly shoulder width.

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Skate Australia

Skate Australia is the governing body for roller sports in Australia and all skating-based sports disciplines within Australia, working in partnership with the Australian Sports Commission and State Skating Associations.

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Skate shoe

Skate shoes or skateboard shoes are a type of footwear specifically designed and manufactured for use in skateboarding.

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A skateboard is a type of sports equipment used primarily for the sport of skateboarding.

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Skateland is a 2010 American drama film written and directed by Anthony Burns.

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Skatetown, U.S.A.

Skatetown, U.S.A. is a 1979 American comedy film produced to capitalize on the short-lived fad of roller disco.

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Ski boot

Ski boots are footwear used in skiing to provide a way to attach the skier to skis using ski bindings.

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Soap (shoes)

Soap is the brand name of shoes made for grinding similar to aggressive inline skating.

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Sports equipment

Sporting equipment, also called sporting goods, has various forms depending on the sport, but it is essential to complete the sport.

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Star 80

Star 80 is a 1983 American film based on, though fictionalized somewhat, Playboy model Dorothy Stratten, who was murdered by her husband Paul Snider in 1980.

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Starlight Express

Starlight Express is a rock musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber (music) and Richard Stilgoe (lyrics).

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Strand, London

Strand (or the Strand) is a major thoroughfare in the City of Westminster, Central London.

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Clifford Joseph Harris Jr. (born September 25, 1980), known professionally as T.I. and Tip (often stylized as TIP or T.I.P.), is an American rapper and actor.

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Telemark skiing

Telemark skiing is a skiing technique that combines elements of Alpine and Nordic skiing.

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The Twelve Dancing Princesses

"The Twelve Dancing Princesses" (or "The Worn-Out Dancing Shoes" or "The Shoes that were Danced to Pieces") (Die Zwölf Tanzenden Prinzessinnen in German) is a German fairy tale originally published by the Brothers Grimm in 1812 in Kinder- und Hausmärchen as tale number 133.

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Throw Sum Mo

"Throw Sum Mo" is a song by American hip hop duo Rae Sremmurd, released on December 9, 2014, by EarDrummers Entertainment and Interscope Records, as the third single from their debut studio album, SremmLife (2015).

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USA Roller Sports

USA Roller Sports (USARS), formerly the United States Amateur Confederation of Roller Skating, is the national governing body of competitive roller sports (inline skating and roller skating) in the United States.

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A velocipede is a human-powered land vehicle with one or more wheels.

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Warner Bros.

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West End theatre

West End theatre is a common term for mainstream professional theatre staged in the large theatres of "Theatreland" in and near the West End of London.

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Whip It (film)

Whip It is a 2009 American sports comedy-drama film directed by Drew Barrymore in her directorial debut and written by Shauna Cross, based on her novel Derby Girl.

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Women's Flat Track Derby Association

The Women's Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) is the international governing body for the sport of women's flat track roller derby, and association of leagues around the world.

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Xanadu (film)

Xanadu is a 1980 American romantic musical fantasy film written by Richard Christian Danus and Marc Reid Rubel and directed by Robert Greenwald.

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1992 Summer Olympics

The 1992 Summer Olympic Games (Spanish: Juegos Olímpicos de Verano de 1992; Catalan: Jocs Olímpics d'estiu de 1992), officially known as the Games of the XXV Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event celebrated in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain in 1992.

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58th Annual Grammy Awards

The 58th Annual Grammy Awards was held on February 15, 2016, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

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