Fashion brand Tommy Hilfinger relies on roller skating for promotion of the Spring 2017 Tommy X Gigi female collection.
Continue reading “Tommy X Gigi X Roller Skating”
Roller Boogie is one of the most famous of the several roller disco films. The main characters, Bobby James and Terry Barkley, fall in love while roller skating to disco music. Along the way they must thwart a powerful mobster who wants the land their favorite roller rink sits on and compete in the Boogie Contest. The Roller Boogie Contest was scheduled for 28th August. So today it is “Roller Boogie Day”.
Continue reading “Roller Boogie Day 2016”
Roller Skating has and always will be an all-time favorite activity to do while visiting Venice Beach. In the 1970s and 1980s the beachfront neighborhood on the Westside of Los Angeles was crowded with young roller skaters, rightly claimed to be the Roller Skating Capital Of The World. If a starting date of this movement have to be named, the July 4, 1976, 40 years ago would be appropriate to celebrate the birthday of the Venice Beach roller skating vibe.
Continue reading “40 Years of Venice Skating Vibe”