Roller Skating Tricks

Some would call it “having fun,” others “showing off.” Either way, there’s no arguing that learning tricks on roller skates or rollerblades pushes you to improve your balance and explore your potential. Unfortunately, there’s no special, speedy recipe for learning tricks. As with all things, “practice makes perfect.” To be able to do tricks, you …

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The Health Benefits of Roller Skating

The health benefits of roller skating are well-documented.

When you think of roller skating, you might first think of very fit men and women cruising along a beach boardwalk in some glamorous, sunny location. At a glance, it may seem like these people skate because they’re fit. But the likelier possibility is that they’re fit because they skate. The health benefits of roller …

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Should You Skate Indoors or Outdoors?

Indoor skating is year-round and safer for kids in most circumstances.

If you love to roller skate, you probably look for as many excuses as you can to visit the rink. And while indoor rinks are open year-round, sometimes finding the time or a way to get there is difficult. You may have considered skating outdoors at times when the stars aren’t quite aligning for you …

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Roller Skating Safety: “It’s All Fun and Games Until…”

Roller skating safety is always trending!

When it comes to roller skating, it can be tempting to dive in and get to the good stuff, particularly if you’re indoors and don’t have to worry about cars. But what’s the point of getting into the play if you have to quit early because you or a friend gets hurt? Taking a few …

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Inline Skates vs. Quad Skates: Which is Best?

Choosing between roller skates and rollerblades can be confusing. Let us give you somewhere to start!

Here’s an ongoing debate in the roller skating world: Are quad skates (roller skates) or inline skates (rollerblades) better? As with many things it mainly comes down to the needs and goals of the skater, which we can’t know, but we can cover a few general considerations to get things started. Stability Anyone who’s ever …

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