Rollerskating and rollerblading are two popular forms of skating. Learn more about skating and find links to skating equipment manufacturers and other sporting goods stores.
Learn about ice skating and roller skating and view photographs of ice skaters and roller skaters. Information about ice skates and roller skates is included on the page.
Black-and-white picture of a girl ice skating on a frozen pond. Ice skating is a recreational or sporting activity that involves gliding on an ice surface while wearing ice skates.
An athletic rollerblader wearing blue jeans and blue, gray, and black rollerblades rolls down a sunny path. The green grass and trees in the background indicate that the workout is occurring in a rural area.
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.
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.
Gui Khury from Brazil shattered the long-standing record by flying off the top of a ramp and completing three full spins in the air before landing cleanly and skating off.
Daily Mail. Mon, 11 May 2020 15:22:26 +0100.
The closure of schools in Brazil due to the coronavirus pandemic gave 11-year-old prodigy Gui Khury plenty of time to perfect his skateboarding skills as he became the first person to land a 1080-degree turn on a vertical ramp.
Reuters. Sun, 10 May 2020 15:59:08 -0400.
How U.S. health officials and hospitals are handling the COVID-19 coronavirus; Then, Fiona Hill warns about Russian political meddling; And, the outdoor skating race that brings the Netherlands to a standstill
CBS News. Thu, 23 Apr 2020 14:20:46 -0400.
Irwin, Dawn. Inline Skating. New York, NY. Dorling Kindersley. 2000.