Turning the Book Wheel
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12 of February, 2014

By studying the experts, and with a lot of practice and a little help, you too can become a member of our elite skating team!

From: Frederick R. Toombs’ “How to become a skater; containing full instructions for excelling at figure and speed skating" (1904)


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Tags:  #ice skating  #skating  #speed skating  #figure skating  #olympics

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