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Roller skate culture is thriving in the Pacific Northwest – KING 5 Evening


IS IS A IS A FUN IS A FUN TRADITION IS A FUN TRADITION THAT IS A FUN TRADITION THAT HAS IS A FUN TRADITION THAT HAS
BEEN IS A FUN TRADITION THAT HAS
BEEN AROUND IS A FUN TRADITION THAT HAS
BEEN AROUND FOR IS A FUN TRADITION THAT HAS
BEEN AROUND FOR DECADES IS A FUN TRADITION THAT HAS
BEEN AROUND FOR DECADES AND BEEN AROUND FOR DECADES AND BEEN AROUND FOR DECADES AND
HERE BEEN AROUND FOR DECADES AND
HERE IN BEEN AROUND FOR DECADES AND
HERE IN THE BEEN AROUND FOR DECADES AND
HERE IN THE NORTHWEST BEEN AROUND FOR DECADES AND
HERE IN THE NORTHWEST THEY HERE IN THE NORTHWEST THEY HERE IN THE NORTHWEST THEY
CELEBRATE HERE IN THE NORTHWEST THEY
CELEBRATE IT HERE IN THE NORTHWEST THEY
CELEBRATE IT WITH HERE IN THE NORTHWEST THEY
CELEBRATE IT WITH WEEKLY CELEBRATE IT WITH WEEKLY CELEBRATE IT WITH WEEKLY
EVENTS. EVENTS. EVENTS.
>>EVENTS.
>>A EVENTS.
>>A COMMUNITY.>>A COMMUNITY.>>A COMMUNITY.
THE>>A COMMUNITY.
THE CULTURE. THE CULTURE. THE CULTURE.
THE THE CULTURE.
THE SKATE THE CULTURE.
THE SKATE PARTIES THE CULTURE.
THE SKATE PARTIES MEAN THE CULTURE.
THE SKATE PARTIES MEAN SO THE CULTURE.
THE SKATE PARTIES MEAN SO MUCH THE SKATE PARTIES MEAN SO MUCH THE SKATE PARTIES MEAN SO MUCH
TO THE SKATE PARTIES MEAN SO MUCH
TO SO THE SKATE PARTIES MEAN SO MUCH
TO SO MANY THE SKATE PARTIES MEAN SO MUCH
TO SO MANY DIFFERENT THE SKATE PARTIES MEAN SO MUCH
TO SO MANY DIFFERENT PEOPLE. TO SO MANY DIFFERENT PEOPLE. TO SO MANY DIFFERENT PEOPLE.
WHEN TO SO MANY DIFFERENT PEOPLE.
WHEN YOU TO SO MANY DIFFERENT PEOPLE.
WHEN YOU ARE TO SO MANY DIFFERENT PEOPLE.
WHEN YOU ARE IN TO SO MANY DIFFERENT PEOPLE.
WHEN YOU ARE IN YOUR TO SO MANY DIFFERENT PEOPLE.
WHEN YOU ARE IN YOUR ZONE, TO SO MANY DIFFERENT PEOPLE.
WHEN YOU ARE IN YOUR ZONE, IT WHEN YOU ARE IN YOUR ZONE, IT WHEN YOU ARE IN YOUR ZONE, IT
IS WHEN YOU ARE IN YOUR ZONE, IT
IS BLITZ. IS BLITZ. IS BLITZ.
FOR IS BLITZ.
FOR ME IS BLITZ.
FOR ME IT IS BLITZ.
FOR ME IT IS IS BLITZ.
FOR ME IT IS A IS BLITZ.
FOR ME IT IS A PASSION. FOR ME IT IS A PASSION. FOR ME IT IS A PASSION.
I FOR ME IT IS A PASSION.
I HAVE FOR ME IT IS A PASSION.
I HAVE BEEN FOR ME IT IS A PASSION.
I HAVE BEEN DOING FOR ME IT IS A PASSION.
I HAVE BEEN DOING THIS FOR ME IT IS A PASSION.
I HAVE BEEN DOING THIS OVER FOR ME IT IS A PASSION.
I HAVE BEEN DOING THIS OVER 30 I HAVE BEEN DOING THIS OVER 30 I HAVE BEEN DOING THIS OVER 30
YEARS I HAVE BEEN DOING THIS OVER 30
YEARS NOW. YEARS NOW. YEARS NOW.
I YEARS NOW.
I WANT YEARS NOW.
I WANT TO YEARS NOW.
I WANT TO DO YEARS NOW.
I WANT TO DO THIS YEARS NOW.
I WANT TO DO THIS FOREVER. I WANT TO DO THIS FOREVER. I WANT TO DO THIS FOREVER.
>>I WANT TO DO THIS FOREVER.
>>IT I WANT TO DO THIS FOREVER.
>>IT IS I WANT TO DO THIS FOREVER.
>>IT IS ALL I WANT TO DO THIS FOREVER.
>>IT IS ALL ABOUT I WANT TO DO THIS FOREVER.
>>IT IS ALL ABOUT MAKING I WANT TO DO THIS FOREVER.
>>IT IS ALL ABOUT MAKING IT>>IT IS ALL ABOUT MAKING IT>>IT IS ALL ABOUT MAKING IT
RISE>>IT IS ALL ABOUT MAKING IT
RISE AGAIN. RISE AGAIN. RISE AGAIN.
AND RISE AGAIN.
AND BACK RISE AGAIN.
AND BACK TO RISE AGAIN.
AND BACK TO THE RISE AGAIN.
AND BACK TO THE PRIME, RISE AGAIN.
AND BACK TO THE PRIME, THE AND BACK TO THE PRIME, THE AND BACK TO THE PRIME, THE
1970s AND BACK TO THE PRIME, THE
1970s AND AND BACK TO THE PRIME, THE
1970s AND 80s. 1970s AND 80s. 1970s AND 80s.
>>1970s AND 80s.
>>IF 1970s AND 80s.
>>IF YOU 1970s AND 80s.
>>IF YOU HAVE 1970s AND 80s.
>>IF YOU HAVE DRAMA, 1970s AND 80s.
>>IF YOU HAVE DRAMA, I 1970s AND 80s.
>>IF YOU HAVE DRAMA, I COME>>IF YOU HAVE DRAMA, I COME>>IF YOU HAVE DRAMA, I COME
HERE,>>IF YOU HAVE DRAMA, I COME
HERE, THAT>>IF YOU HAVE DRAMA, I COME
HERE, THAT IS>>IF YOU HAVE DRAMA, I COME
HERE, THAT IS OUT>>IF YOU HAVE DRAMA, I COME
HERE, THAT IS OUT THE>>IF YOU HAVE DRAMA, I COME
HERE, THAT IS OUT THE WINDOW. HERE, THAT IS OUT THE WINDOW. HERE, THAT IS OUT THE WINDOW.
WE HERE, THAT IS OUT THE WINDOW.
WE ARE HERE, THAT IS OUT THE WINDOW.
WE ARE ROLLING HERE, THAT IS OUT THE WINDOW.
WE ARE ROLLING FOR HERE, THAT IS OUT THE WINDOW.
WE ARE ROLLING FOR THREE HERE, THAT IS OUT THE WINDOW.
WE ARE ROLLING FOR THREE HOURS. WE ARE ROLLING FOR THREE HOURS. WE ARE ROLLING FOR THREE HOURS.
THAT WE ARE ROLLING FOR THREE HOURS.
THAT IS WE ARE ROLLING FOR THREE HOURS.
THAT IS IT. THAT IS IT. THAT IS IT.
>>THAT IS IT.
>>DOES THAT IS IT.
>>DOES THE THAT IS IT.
>>DOES THE NORTHWEST THAT IS IT.
>>DOES THE NORTHWEST HAVE THAT IS IT.
>>DOES THE NORTHWEST HAVE THAT>>DOES THE NORTHWEST HAVE THAT>>DOES THE NORTHWEST HAVE THAT
UNIQUE>>DOES THE NORTHWEST HAVE THAT
UNIQUE STYLE? UNIQUE STYLE? UNIQUE STYLE?
>>UNIQUE STYLE?
>>NEW UNIQUE STYLE?
>>NEW YORK, UNIQUE STYLE?
>>NEW YORK, NEW UNIQUE STYLE?
>>NEW YORK, NEW JERSEY UNIQUE STYLE?
>>NEW YORK, NEW JERSEY HAS UNIQUE STYLE?
>>NEW YORK, NEW JERSEY HAS A>>NEW YORK, NEW JERSEY HAS A>>NEW YORK, NEW JERSEY HAS A
STYLE. STYLE. STYLE.
ST. STYLE.
ST. LOUIS STYLE.
ST. LOUIS IS STYLE.
ST. LOUIS IS BALL STYLE.
ST. LOUIS IS BALL ROOM STYLE.
ST. LOUIS IS BALL ROOM DANCE. ST. LOUIS IS BALL ROOM DANCE. ST. LOUIS IS BALL ROOM DANCE.
CHICAGO ST. LOUIS IS BALL ROOM DANCE.
CHICAGO IS ST. LOUIS IS BALL ROOM DANCE.
CHICAGO IS JB. CHICAGO IS JB. CHICAGO IS JB.
CALIFORNIA, CHICAGO IS JB.
CALIFORNIA, THEY CHICAGO IS JB.
CALIFORNIA, THEY SLIDE. CALIFORNIA, THEY SLIDE. CALIFORNIA, THEY SLIDE.
BUT CALIFORNIA, THEY SLIDE.
BUT HERE CALIFORNIA, THEY SLIDE.
BUT HERE I CALIFORNIA, THEY SLIDE.
BUT HERE I SAY CALIFORNIA, THEY SLIDE.
BUT HERE I SAY WE CALIFORNIA, THEY SLIDE.
BUT HERE I SAY WE DO BUT HERE I SAY WE DO BUT HERE I SAY WE DO
EVERYTHING. EVERYTHING. EVERYTHING.
AND EVERYTHING.
AND THAT EVERYTHING.
AND THAT IS EVERYTHING.
AND THAT IS WHAT EVERYTHING.
AND THAT IS WHAT IS EVERYTHING.
AND THAT IS WHAT IS UNIQUE AND THAT IS WHAT IS UNIQUE AND THAT IS WHAT IS UNIQUE
ABOUT AND THAT IS WHAT IS UNIQUE
ABOUT SEATTLE. ABOUT SEATTLE. ABOUT SEATTLE.
IT ABOUT SEATTLE.
IT IS ABOUT SEATTLE.
IT IS ABOUT ABOUT SEATTLE.
IT IS ABOUT YOU ABOUT SEATTLE.
IT IS ABOUT YOU AND ABOUT SEATTLE.
IT IS ABOUT YOU AND THE ABOUT SEATTLE.
IT IS ABOUT YOU AND THE MUSIC. IT IS ABOUT YOU AND THE MUSIC. IT IS ABOUT YOU AND THE MUSIC.
>>IT IS ABOUT YOU AND THE MUSIC.
>>SKATE IT IS ABOUT YOU AND THE MUSIC.
>>SKATE MUSIC IT IS ABOUT YOU AND THE MUSIC.
>>SKATE MUSIC HAS IT IS ABOUT YOU AND THE MUSIC.
>>SKATE MUSIC HAS A IT IS ABOUT YOU AND THE MUSIC.
>>SKATE MUSIC HAS A SKATE>>SKATE MUSIC HAS A SKATE>>SKATE MUSIC HAS A SKATE
BEAT. BEAT. BEAT.
YOU BEAT.
YOU CAN BEAT.
YOU CAN LISTEN BEAT.
YOU CAN LISTEN TO BEAT.
YOU CAN LISTEN TO GOOD BEAT.
YOU CAN LISTEN TO GOOD MUSIC YOU CAN LISTEN TO GOOD MUSIC YOU CAN LISTEN TO GOOD MUSIC
AND YOU CAN LISTEN TO GOOD MUSIC
AND HAVE YOU CAN LISTEN TO GOOD MUSIC
AND HAVE A YOU CAN LISTEN TO GOOD MUSIC
AND HAVE A GOOD YOU CAN LISTEN TO GOOD MUSIC
AND HAVE A GOOD TIME YOU CAN LISTEN TO GOOD MUSIC
AND HAVE A GOOD TIME AT YOU CAN LISTEN TO GOOD MUSIC
AND HAVE A GOOD TIME AT THE AND HAVE A GOOD TIME AT THE AND HAVE A GOOD TIME AT THE
SAME AND HAVE A GOOD TIME AT THE
SAME TIME. SAME TIME. SAME TIME.
>>SAME TIME.
>>Reporter: SAME TIME.
>>Reporter: IT SAME TIME.
>>Reporter: IT SURE SAME TIME.
>>Reporter: IT SURE LOOKS SAME TIME.
>>Reporter: IT SURE LOOKS LIKE>>Reporter: IT SURE LOOKS LIKE>>Reporter: IT SURE LOOKS LIKE
FUN>>Reporter: IT SURE LOOKS LIKE
FUN BUT>>Reporter: IT SURE LOOKS LIKE
FUN BUT PART>>Reporter: IT SURE LOOKS LIKE
FUN BUT PART OF>>Reporter: IT SURE LOOKS LIKE
FUN BUT PART OF THE>>Reporter: IT SURE LOOKS LIKE
FUN BUT PART OF THE FUN>>Reporter: IT SURE LOOKS LIKE
FUN BUT PART OF THE FUN IS FUN BUT PART OF THE FUN IS FUN BUT PART OF THE FUN IS
HAVING FUN BUT PART OF THE FUN IS
HAVING SKATES FUN BUT PART OF THE FUN IS
HAVING SKATES THAT FUN BUT PART OF THE FUN IS
HAVING SKATES THAT REPRESENT. HAVING SKATES THAT REPRESENT. HAVING SKATES THAT REPRESENT.
>>HAVING SKATES THAT REPRESENT.
>>I HAVING SKATES THAT REPRESENT.
>>I HAVE HAVING SKATES THAT REPRESENT.
>>I HAVE LEGACY.>>I HAVE LEGACY.>>I HAVE LEGACY.
IT’S>>I HAVE LEGACY.
IT’S A>>I HAVE LEGACY.
IT’S A SOLID>>I HAVE LEGACY.
IT’S A SOLID BOOT. IT’S A SOLID BOOT. IT’S A SOLID BOOT.
>>IT’S A SOLID BOOT.
>>STACY IT’S A SOLID BOOT.
>>STACY ADAMS IT’S A SOLID BOOT.
>>STACY ADAMS SHOE.>>STACY ADAMS SHOE.>>STACY ADAMS SHOE.
FIBERGLASS>>STACY ADAMS SHOE.
FIBERGLASS WHEELS. FIBERGLASS WHEELS. FIBERGLASS WHEELS.
SLIDE FIBERGLASS WHEELS.
SLIDE ACROSS. SLIDE ACROSS. SLIDE ACROSS.
>>SLIDE ACROSS.
>>YOUR SLIDE ACROSS.
>>YOUR SKATES SLIDE ACROSS.
>>YOUR SKATES ARE SLIDE ACROSS.
>>YOUR SKATES ARE AN SLIDE ACROSS.
>>YOUR SKATES ARE AN EXTENSION>>YOUR SKATES ARE AN EXTENSION>>YOUR SKATES ARE AN EXTENSION
OF>>YOUR SKATES ARE AN EXTENSION
OF YOU. OF YOU. OF YOU.
YOU OF YOU.
YOU HAVE OF YOU.
YOU HAVE TO OF YOU.
YOU HAVE TO REP OF YOU.
YOU HAVE TO REP WHERE OF YOU.
YOU HAVE TO REP WHERE YOU OF YOU.
YOU HAVE TO REP WHERE YOU ARE YOU HAVE TO REP WHERE YOU ARE YOU HAVE TO REP WHERE YOU ARE
FROM. FROM. FROM.
>>FROM.
>>Reporter: FROM.
>>Reporter: IT FROM.
>>Reporter: IT IS FROM.
>>Reporter: IT IS RUNNING>>Reporter: IT IS RUNNING>>Reporter: IT IS RUNNING
STRONG>>Reporter: IT IS RUNNING
STRONG IN>>Reporter: IT IS RUNNING
STRONG IN THE>>Reporter: IT IS RUNNING
STRONG IN THE NORTHWEST>>Reporter: IT IS RUNNING
STRONG IN THE NORTHWEST THANKS STRONG IN THE NORTHWEST THANKS STRONG IN THE NORTHWEST THANKS
TO STRONG IN THE NORTHWEST THANKS
TO THE STRONG IN THE NORTHWEST THANKS
TO THE MANY STRONG IN THE NORTHWEST THANKS
TO THE MANY LOCAL STRONG IN THE NORTHWEST THANKS
TO THE MANY LOCAL SKATE STRONG IN THE NORTHWEST THANKS
TO THE MANY LOCAL SKATE RINGS TO THE MANY LOCAL SKATE RINGS TO THE MANY LOCAL SKATE RINGS
AND TO THE MANY LOCAL SKATE RINGS
AND SKATERS. AND SKATERS. AND SKATERS.
>>AND SKATERS.
>>WE AND SKATERS.
>>WE ARE AND SKATERS.
>>WE ARE SO AND SKATERS.
>>WE ARE SO BLESSED AND SKATERS.
>>WE ARE SO BLESSED HERE.>>WE ARE SO BLESSED HERE.>>WE ARE SO BLESSED HERE.
WE>>WE ARE SO BLESSED HERE.
WE ARE>>WE ARE SO BLESSED HERE.
WE ARE NOT>>WE ARE SO BLESSED HERE.
WE ARE NOT LIKE>>WE ARE SO BLESSED HERE.
WE ARE NOT LIKE OTHER>>WE ARE SO BLESSED HERE.
WE ARE NOT LIKE OTHER PLACES WE ARE NOT LIKE OTHER PLACES WE ARE NOT LIKE OTHER PLACES
WHERE WE ARE NOT LIKE OTHER PLACES
WHERE THE WE ARE NOT LIKE OTHER PLACES
WHERE THE RINKS WE ARE NOT LIKE OTHER PLACES
WHERE THE RINKS ARE WE ARE NOT LIKE OTHER PLACES
WHERE THE RINKS ARE CLOSING WHERE THE RINKS ARE CLOSING WHERE THE RINKS ARE CLOSING
DOWN. DOWN. DOWN.
WE DOWN.
WE HAVE DOWN.
WE HAVE GREAT DOWN.
WE HAVE GREAT RINKS DOWN.
WE HAVE GREAT RINKS WITH DOWN.
WE HAVE GREAT RINKS WITH GREAT WE HAVE GREAT RINKS WITH GREAT WE HAVE GREAT RINKS WITH GREAT
FLOORS. FLOORS. FLOORS.
>>FLOORS.
>>WE FLOORS.
>>WE HAVE FLOORS.
>>WE HAVE ADULT FLOORS.
>>WE HAVE ADULT NIGHTS.>>WE HAVE ADULT NIGHTS.>>WE HAVE ADULT NIGHTS.
WE>>WE HAVE ADULT NIGHTS.
WE GOT>>WE HAVE ADULT NIGHTS.
WE GOT INTO>>WE HAVE ADULT NIGHTS.
WE GOT INTO IT>>WE HAVE ADULT NIGHTS.
WE GOT INTO IT NOT>>WE HAVE ADULT NIGHTS.
WE GOT INTO IT NOT KNOWING>>WE HAVE ADULT NIGHTS.
WE GOT INTO IT NOT KNOWING WHAT WE GOT INTO IT NOT KNOWING WHAT WE GOT INTO IT NOT KNOWING WHAT
TO WE GOT INTO IT NOT KNOWING WHAT
TO EXPECT, WE GOT INTO IT NOT KNOWING WHAT
TO EXPECT, ONE WE GOT INTO IT NOT KNOWING WHAT
TO EXPECT, ONE OF WE GOT INTO IT NOT KNOWING WHAT
TO EXPECT, ONE OF OUR WE GOT INTO IT NOT KNOWING WHAT
TO EXPECT, ONE OF OUR BEST TO EXPECT, ONE OF OUR BEST TO EXPECT, ONE OF OUR BEST
DECISIONS TO EXPECT, ONE OF OUR BEST
DECISIONS WE TO EXPECT, ONE OF OUR BEST
DECISIONS WE EVER TO EXPECT, ONE OF OUR BEST
DECISIONS WE EVER MADE. DECISIONS WE EVER MADE. DECISIONS WE EVER MADE.
>>DECISIONS WE EVER MADE.
>>Reporter: DECISIONS WE EVER MADE.
>>Reporter: NOW DECISIONS WE EVER MADE.
>>Reporter: NOW THEY DECISIONS WE EVER MADE.
>>Reporter: NOW THEY HOST DECISIONS WE EVER MADE.
>>Reporter: NOW THEY HOST A>>Reporter: NOW THEY HOST A>>Reporter: NOW THEY HOST A
BIG>>Reporter: NOW THEY HOST A
BIG NATIONAL>>Reporter: NOW THEY HOST A
BIG NATIONAL EVENT. BIG NATIONAL EVENT. BIG NATIONAL EVENT.
>>BIG NATIONAL EVENT.
>>THREE BIG NATIONAL EVENT.
>>THREE DAY BIG NATIONAL EVENT.
>>THREE DAY EVENT BIG NATIONAL EVENT.
>>THREE DAY EVENT TO BIG NATIONAL EVENT.
>>THREE DAY EVENT TO GIVE BIG NATIONAL EVENT.
>>THREE DAY EVENT TO GIVE BACK>>THREE DAY EVENT TO GIVE BACK>>THREE DAY EVENT TO GIVE BACK
TO>>THREE DAY EVENT TO GIVE BACK
TO THE>>THREE DAY EVENT TO GIVE BACK
TO THE COMMUNITY,>>THREE DAY EVENT TO GIVE BACK
TO THE COMMUNITY, HAVE>>THREE DAY EVENT TO GIVE BACK
TO THE COMMUNITY, HAVE A TO THE COMMUNITY, HAVE A TO THE COMMUNITY, HAVE A
CELEBRATION TO THE COMMUNITY, HAVE A
CELEBRATION OF TO THE COMMUNITY, HAVE A
CELEBRATION OF THE TO THE COMMUNITY, HAVE A
CELEBRATION OF THE SKATE TO THE COMMUNITY, HAVE A
CELEBRATION OF THE SKATE WORLD. CELEBRATION OF THE SKATE WORLD. CELEBRATION OF THE SKATE WORLD.
>>CELEBRATION OF THE SKATE WORLD.
>>IT

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