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Monster Backwards

Als Kulisse für das Video zu Meek Mills Song “Monster” wählte der Rapper einen Roller Skating Rink. Nicht irgendeinen, sondern das Millenium Skate World in Camden im US-Bundesstaat New Jersey, nur einen Sprung über den Fluss Delaware von seiner Heimatstadt Philadephia entfernt.

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History

Venice Beach 1979

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Also Women Can Skate Strong

Michelle Steilen is a star in the small roller skating community. Growing up in Philadelphia, but actually she was raised in skate parks. Her father, a skateboarder took her with him and made sure that she was skating with roller skates, even if other kids preferred the hip rollerblades. The German-French TV channel Arte featured Michelle Steilen, but also showed, that the awesome moves and tricks don’t always run smoothly.