Digital image of an ice skate, which is simply a boot with a blade attached to its bottom. Ice skates are used for skating, or gliding, across ice surfaces. These ice skates have sharp blades so they will slide easily.
Unlike traditional roller skates, inline skates have four or five wheels arranged in one straight line and a heel stop for braking. A French inventor patented the first inline skate in 1819.
A young boy wears a helmet and full pads as he takes a stride forward in his inline skates. Lacing up a pair of inline skates gives you a sense of freedom and speed that other activities don't.
Keegan Messing, 27, wept as he performed at a Skate America gala in Las Vegas. His younger brother, Paxon, 26, died less than a month ago in a motorcycle crash.
Daily Mail. Mon, 21 Oct 2019 13:08:12 GMT.
It's been an emotional weekend for Canada's Keegan Messing. On Sunday, the 27-year-old figure skater paid tribute to his recently deceased brother with a heartfelt gala performance at Skate America.
CBC News. Sun, 20 Oct 2019 22:24:37 EDT.
The northwest suburb of Elk Grove Village is opening its first outdoor skate park after six years of planning and half a million dollars in construction costs.
Wls. ABC News. Sat, 05 Oct 2019 00:53:31 +0000.