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  • 2009 CBBC
    by John C. Fry on January 15, 2020 at 4:54 PM
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    Childrens TV visit Tatem Park to review inline speed skating. Amongst them a 15 year old Harry Hoare, Louise Sullivan, Maya Bathgate and Adrian Wordsworth.

  • 2008 Midlands Today - Unsung Hero (Video...
    by John C. Fry on January 15, 2020 at 4:51 PM
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    Midlands Today visit Birmingham Wheels to interview John Fry Senior as he is nominated for the 2008 Unsung Sporting Heroes Award

  • 2008 Midlands Today - Unsung Hero (Video...
    by John C. Fry on January 15, 2020 at 4:49 PM
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    Midlands Today visit Birmingham Wheels to interview John Fry Senior as he is nominated for the 2008 Unsung Sporting Heroes Award

  • 2007 Midlands Today
    by John C. Fry on January 15, 2020 at 4:48 PM
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    Midlands Today interview Vincent Henry in 2007 as he ventures off to Colombia for the World Championships in Cali.

  • Ricky May
    by John C. Fry on December 28, 2019 at 6:11 AM
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    Ricky May was one of the 1960's most talented speed skaters. A British Champion, World Record holder and World medallist he was part of the elite when Britain was a force to be reckoned with. Her he is being interviewed at his home in Birmingham on 20th April 2012.

  • 1994 BBC Activ8
    by John C. Fry on January 15, 2020 at 4:39 PM
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    In 1994 Hayley Mepham wrote to the BBC about inline speed skating. They filmed her and the rest of the junior British squad at a wet Birmingham Wheels for children's TV.

  • 1994 Blue Peter
    by John C. Fry on January 15, 2020 at 4:42 PM
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    Blue Peter interview the British junior squad in the BBC studios. Look out for interviews with Alex Doggett and Hayley Mepham.

  • Cruciani Technique Training
    by John C. Fry on January 3, 2020 at 10:28 AM
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    Watch one of the worlds legends take part in the filming of him skating during his time as Australian coach. The footage was used to understand his technique on quads and emulate that which made him a multiple world champion through the 1970's and '80's.

  • 1995 WC Perth - Australia - Track and Ro...
    by John C. Fry on January 11, 2020 at 4:00 PM
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    The official video of the 1995 World Championships in Perth, Australia. Chad Hedrick shows that he is king whilst Jorge Botero emerges as a title contender. Cheryl Ezzell dominates in the ladies.

  • 1985 Blue Peter
    by John C. Fry on January 15, 2020 at 4:25 PM
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    Peter Duncan visits Tatem Park and puts his skates on. Coached by Rohan Harlow and John Fry Senior also look out for some fantastic archive footage of interviews with young Alex Doggett and Neil McGeough.

  • 1998 Central News
    by John C. Fry on January 15, 2020 at 4:46 PM
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    In 1998 Central News visited the British Marathon Championships on the Coventry Ring Road. Look out for interviews from Brian Wood, Vincent Henry, Billy Moore and Alan Moore.

  • 1984 Central News
    by John C. Fry on January 15, 2020 at 4:22 PM
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    A news bulleting from Central News in 1984 at the Junior European Championships at Birmingham Wheels. Look out for interviews from Tony Marriott, Sean McGeough and Lisa Burgess.


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