Idiom of the Day
have two strikes against one
to have two things working against one, to be in a difficult situation
The man already has two strikes against him and it will be very difficult for him to get the job.
Rules to play Roller Skating
Players skate on fourwheeled (quad) roller skates,and are required to wear protective equipment, including a helmet, wrist guards, elbow pads, knee pads, and mouth guards. Additional gear that is acceptable though subject to individual team rules include padded knee length pants, similar to what aggressive skateboarders wear, and gender specific gear such as a hard case sports bra for female players and protective cups for males.