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Growth of skateboarding

Title
Growth of skateboarding
Genre
Interview
TX Date
1 Feb 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:05:25
Description
Professional skateboarders Dave McIntyre and Stacy Peralta discuss the rise in popularity of the sport of skateboarding. In Europe the sport is growing, and McIntyre calls for local councils to build skate parks. He also discusses his aim to introduce the sport into the 1984 Olympic Games.
Contributors
Dave McIntyre; Stacy Peralta
Keywords
Sport; Olympic games; Leisure; Skateboarding

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