Roller skating 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.
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.
The following articles provide recent skating-related news.
Newly released video shows the moments in March authorities responded to a massive brawl that erupted among teenagers at an Arizona skating rink.
Travis Fedschun. Fox News. Wednesday, 14 Aug 2019 17:41:26 GMT.
Former figure skater Adam Schmidt filed a lawsuit Friday that accuses former top figure skating coach Richard Callaghan of molesting him when he was 14 years old. ...
CBS News. Sunday, 11 Aug 2019 15:11:49 -0400.
Kaetlyn Osmond announced her retirement from competitive figure skating on Thursday, ending her career as Canada's most decorated women's skater during which she won Olympic and world titles.
Reuters. Thursday, 02 May 2019 15:54:42 -0400.
Russian figure skating star Yevgenia Medvedeva is leaving her longtime coach Eteri Tutberidze to work with Brian Orser, the Canadian coach who guided Olympic champions Yuna Kim and Yuzuru Hanyu.
Radio Liberty. Tuesday, 08 May 2018 02:13:52 +0000.
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