Cycle-Skating - The New Sport of 1923

Cycle-Skating - The New Sport of 1923.
The precursor to rolling blading.
Men in Paris enjoy this new sport.

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+38 1. etplayer commented 8 years ago it just me? Or do those actually look a heck of a lot more maneuverable than roller blades or rollerskis?
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+8 2. Illuminati commented 8 years ago

Extreme sports :)
Funny thing is that they are all older, and nowadays mostly teenagers are those who use rollerblades.
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+19 3. ughlah commented 8 years ago

#1 I guess multiple rolles give you more stability, but less maneuverability
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+5 4. Tehnol commented 8 years ago

Looks like fun but doesn't seem like you can go very fast on them...
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-5 5. ValdeLevis commented 8 years ago

This shows that being a rollerized douche bag is sport with a longer history than most realise.
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+3 6. cyberdevil commented 8 years ago

Looks fun, but where's the brake? :P
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+19 7. Tareim (admin) commented 8 years ago

#6 I believe that would be your face as its hits a wall or the ground :P
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+4 8. biggie21 commented 8 years ago

look at his swirls ... go grandad its your birthday go grandad
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-2 9. Jabafara commented 8 years ago

0:30 Seems like Hitler was into cycle-skating as well :D
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+1 10. Premtm commented 8 years ago

This one must be challenging for that era..... :)
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+2 11. DominicanArtist commented 8 years ago

Dam kids and their crazy ideas..
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+1 12. Bergsten commented 8 years ago

#7 you got that right and I believe the indicator that the brakes have worked is laying on the ground wimpering "mommy"......
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0 13. gcleffff commented 8 years ago

rollerblades and tux :D
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0 14. ridebmxx3 commented 8 years ago

they had heelies in 1923