Skating

Roller Skates - Fun and Fitness

Roller skates have always been recommended to fitness freaks. They can also be a fun yet eco-friendly form of transportation. Roller skates enable the skater to travel on boots that are generally fitted with three, four or sometimes five wheels. Roller skates have two basic designs:
Nov 13, 2014 |

The Ice Skating Boot and Blade - Where Do I Start?

It can be tricky for a beginning skater to stay balanced in a skating boot on a very thin blade. The boot may feel more like some type of torture device rather than a honed piece of equipment. Skating boots and blades are the main pieces of equipment used for skating and the most important. The old saying that "you are only good as your equipment"...
Nov 13, 2014 |

Recreational and Aggressive Skates - Choosing the Right One

There are both recreational and aggressive skates on the market. If you plan on playing hockey or competing in an ice skating competition then you need to have a pair of aggressive skates. If however, you just want to enjoy a day of ice-skating then a pair of recreational skates is most likely what you need.
Nov 13, 2014 |

Boys Ice Skates - How to Get the Right Pair

Boys are adventurous and full of energy. During their growing up years, boys are encouraged and introduced to a number of different activities and sports in an effort to redirect this energy and adventure spirit into a more worthy case. One of the activities and sports a number of boys are privileged to be introduced is ice hockey, or ice skating....
Nov 13, 2014 |

Riedell Ice Skates For Leisure and Professional Skating

Skating is both a hobby and professional sport that requires skill to master and flow smoothly on ice. For people who have a love and passion for it, it can prove rewarding as much as it can also be challenging. Most people participate in one of two categories of the activity, figure skating or hockey skating. Figure skating is more leisure driven...
Nov 13, 2014 |

Bones Fellers Vato OP V5 Skateboard Wheels

Bones delivers one of the most excellent wheels on the market with their unique street formula wheels. Made in a high grade 83b urethane, the V5 shape uses an inset center for less drag in grinds and slides, as well as a lightweight design.
May 25, 2015 |

Wair Buttery Slick 8.12 Square Tail Skateboard Deck

The Real Wair Buttery Slick 8.12 square tail skate deck is Paula Deen's secret ingredient for slippery tails.
May 25, 2015 |

Almost Song Batman Fade Deck 7.75 x 31.1

The Almost Song Batman Fade Deck 7.75 x 31.1 sports fading, traditional Rastafarian colors behind two Batmans. This is a Daewon Song pro model. The wood is constructed from 7-ply maple. In some cases, background colors on deck may vary. Decks come with your choice of any $3.99 priced griptape, including Skate Warehouse Die Cut, Jessup or...
May 25, 2015 |

Shredding Betty Jacket

Serious warmth for wicked ice queens who know what it means to be cold. Synthetic insulation delivers 15% more warmth for the weight; waterproof, windproof, and breathable fabric helps trap warm air in and force chilling body vapor out. Cold is crushed by the time we step off the lift, so we can shred all the way down the mountain shiver-free....
Apr 14, 2015 |

Bauer X60R Inline Skates

The Bauer X60R is designed with all around performance in mind. Made for all types of players from the intermediate to the weekend warrior, The X60R is a great mix of value and performance. Featuring the Hi-Lo Chassis and Hi-Lo HL1 Indoor Wheel, this skate is designed with speed in mind. A must have essential for every player.
Apr 6, 2015 |

Out Loud Vertigo Q6 Power Trac Tuxedo Quad Speed Skates

The Luigino Vertigo Q6 PowerTrac Tuxedo Quad Speed skates feature Pre-E Sole ergonomically shaped for more control and comfort. Aqua Tech and Leather board Counters to Create a custom fit with Aqua Tech's hot water-moldable technology. (Just boil in a bag). BFT (Barefoot Technology) Designed to mimic the shape of the foot for a glove-like fit....
Feb 10, 2015 |

Roller Derby Men's Sting 5500 Quad Roller Skate

Perfect for those who love to skate, the Roller Derby Sting 5500 Quad Skate offers performance and comfort in a stylish speed skate design.
Feb 9, 2015 |

Figure Skating Polar Fleece Spiral Jacket

Made with Polartec ® Power Stretch® fabric which is soft, comfortable, warm, quick-drying and durable. * Durable flat outer surface & soft napped velour inner surface. * Fitted & 4-way stretch providing muscle support and allowing freedom of movement. * Heavy weight fleece fabric keeps you warm during practice. * Fully breathable. *...
Jan 30, 2015 |

Bauer Premium Performance Skate Sock

The Bauer Premium Performance skate sock is thin but still built for HOCKEY! There is targeted mesh ventilation zones to keep feet dry and comfortable. The knit rib arch support helps reduce foot fatigue. Bauer strategically placed double wall construction at specific areas to help reduce that nasty lace and skate bite. Made with the Thermo-max+...
Jan 30, 2015 |

Pro-tec Classic Skate Matte Skateboard Helmet

Often imitated, never duplicated that's the Classic Pro-Tec helmet. Our 2 stage soft foam liner and the newly added EVA crown pad keep things comfortable and lightweight, making this the style of choice season after season.
Jan 30, 2015 |

Roller Derby Men's V500 Adjustable Inline Skates

The Roller Derby® V500™ adjustable men's inline skates feature a reinforced nylon frame that adjusts with the push of a button. The soft boot has with a triple cam-lever buckle closure system and comfort padding.
Jan 30, 2015 |

Skate-Mart International

Offering figure skating and roller skating apparel and accessories.
May 25, 2016 |

Skate

EA's official game site. Features information on the game, online video clips, news, player forums, and a game focused blog.
May 25, 2016 |

British Columbia Speed Skating Association

Organization fostering the growth and development of speed skating in the British Columbia area through quality services and support programs.
May 25, 2016 |

The Swiss Skating

Site of the organization of Swiss ice skating clubs. Presents updates on the ice skating world and links to member clubs' site.
Apr 7, 2016 |

Remembering '85, Mexico City public leaps into quake rescue

Baruch García stood at an intersection Tuesday afternoon after a deadly earthquake, trying to direct traffic away from a road cutting through La Condesa’s lush Parque México. On the other side of... Read More

Lessons in identity from Kurds and Catalans

One of the defining challenges in the 21st century has been how to balance demands for independence by certain peoples with the sanctity of national borders. Just in the coming days alone, two... Read More

Kremlin frets as Russia's once restive Islamist region takes up political Islam

Russia fought two bloody wars in its Caucasus republic of Chechnya, ostensibly to crush an emerging threat of Islamist extremism on its own soil. Mr. Kadyrov is imposing sharia (Islamic law) on... Read More