Thursday, October 30, 2008

2008 Halloween Skating Events Around the World

What cities and roller skating rinks around the world are having Halloween costume group skates, parties or other Halloween skating activities on or near Halloween night? [Read More]

Top Artistic Skating Coaches in the World

From pastskater: "I'm curious... who are the top artistic roller skating and inline figure skating coaches in the world?" [Read More]

Skater Built Her Own Plywood Practice Floor

From Tuesday Girl: "I realized I was making slight marks on my hardwood floor so I got a piece of plywood from one of the kids' bunk beds and dragged it up to our bedroom..." [Read More]

Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Photos of Champions Skating in Poland

Photos of Diego Rosero of Colombia, Elizabeth Schrenk of Austria, and other champion inline skaters from Poland and around the world at the October 12, 2008 Poznan Inline Half Marathon in Poland.

Tony and the Powder Can

If you're a skater, and you have no idea what a powder can is, check out this blast from the past...

Wednesday, October 8, 2008

Photos, Reports, and Results of an 87 Mile Race

The 27th Annual Annual Athens to Atlanta Road Skate took place on Saturday, October 5, 2008 on the hilly roads between Athens and Atlanta, Georgia. Here are results, race reports, and photos of one of the longest and oldest skating events in the world. In the early years this hilly 87 mile road skate was done on quad roller skates. Unbelievable! A group of roller derby girls are talking about bring quad skates back to A2A in 2009.

Skaters - How Much Do You Weigh This Week?

This discussion about skating for weight loss is one of the most popular topics in our forum. The discussion has more then 500 posts and it's been viewed more then 12,000 times. Skating is a fun way to lose weight!

Monday, October 6, 2008

Rip This New Zealand Skater's Technique to Shreds

From kiwimaster: "I thought I should make an effort to learn the double-push as it seems this is the only way to go fast and win races. At the tender age of 41 I have started to learn, so please view my video clip and tell me what you think."

October 2008 Great Lakes Speed Meet (Race Reports)

Results and reports from the October 5, 2008 indoor inline and quad speed skating competition at Bell's Roller Skating Rink in Fort Wayne, Indiana USA.